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Navigating the Digital Frontier with Confidence (Cybersecurity & AI)

Wednesday, April 17, 2024, 6:00 PM until 7:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
The National
121 N. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA  
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Marla Katz
Center City
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Walnut Club members: Know someone who would also find value from this discussion? Bring them along! Whether it's a colleague, close friend, or child who would benefit from learning more about these digital trends, they're welcome to join as well! Please register all guests.

Join us for an eye-opening event uncovering the latest in cybersecurity and artificial intelligence!

"Navigating the Digital Frontier with Confidence" explores the latest trends and challenges in the fields of cybersecurity and artificial intelligence.

Led by Marianna Kind, SVP, Global Tech Strategy & Business Management at BNY Mellon - and Walnut Club member! - you'll learn how to protect your data, devices, and networks from cyber threats, as well as how to leverage the power and potential of AI for your personal and professional growth.

Whether you are a beginner or an advanced user, you'll gain valuable insights, tips, and tools to navigate the digital frontier with confidence.

What You’ll Discover:
- Expert Tips: Gain valuable tips and tools from seasoned professionals to confidently navigate the digital world.
- Protective Measures: Learn practical strategies to shield your data, devices, and networks from cyber threats.
- Latest Trends: Stay ahead of the curve with the most recent advancements in cybersecurity and AI.
- AI Empowerment: Uncover how AI can be a catalyst for your personal and professional development.

Who Should Attend:
- Tech Enthusiasts: Whether you’re just starting out or you’re a tech-savvy individual, this event caters to all levels of expertise.
- Business Professionals: Elevate your company’s cybersecurity posture and integrate AI to drive growth.
- Students & Educators: Acquire knowledge that will shape the future of education and career paths in technology.

Don’t miss this opportunity to transform the way you interact with technology. Empower yourself to face the digital frontier with confidence!

Sign-up today!

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About our presenter
Marianna Kind is the Data Leader for Engineering at the BNY Mellon. She manages complex IT cross-functional projects, provides data governance for Engineering and business technology strategies for executives in over 30 countries.  

For the past 20 years, Marianna has provided leadership for international corporations as a strategic thinker, problem solver, architect and data specialist.

She has two Master’s Degree: one in Information Technology from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), and one in Thermal Power Engineering, which was obtained in Irkutsk, Russia. 

Volunteering is one of Marianna’s passions. For the past 15 years, she has led the non-profit organizations Network For Women with Careers in Technology (NWCT), Comcast Toastmasters, International Toastmasters and Data Management (DAMA) International Philadelphia Chapter. In her free time, Marianna also enjoys painting, creating ceramic art and learning about ancient philosophies in relation to quantum theory. She is an avid world traveler and has visited over 80 countries. Her next her trip will be to Australia and New Zealand this year.

Marianna will tell you that it’s not what she knows, but knowing enough to figure out what she doesn’t, is what keeps her moving forward.


This event is open to Walnut Club members only. There is no charge to attend the event. Light bites will be provided. Members are invited to BYO their favorite drinks. 


Members must be logged in to the website to register. Please note that in order to attend this event, you must agree to the above listed terms. 

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