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How is your business or employer responding to the impact of the COVID19 pandemic?
What policies, procedures, training, IT infrastructure and technologies has your business or employer deployed, or are planning to deploy, for employees to keep working remotely from home?
Business in Japan (BIJ) present the first in a series of Webinars as we adapt to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the sickness it causes COVID19.
Join Rohit Kapoor, VP of Tekmonks, Rochelle Kopp, Managing Principal of Japan Intercultural Consulting, Benny Ketelslegers senior Insikt threat intelligence researcher at Recorded Future, and myself for a discussion on how businesses in Japan can prepare, and what risks exist that they may not have thought about. We’ll also discuss why Japanese companies are resistant to adopting remote working arrangements, and how to help Japanese managers get more comfortable with them.
Webinar Password will be sent to all RSVP'd attendees - if you're reading this late and want to attend, contact me on LinkedIn, Facebook, here on Doorkeeper, or
Rohit Kapoor is a Cybersecurity expert and a tech Entrepreneur, with 18 years of experience, and specializing in working with Fortune 100 companies, and Governments. He has advised clients on building secure solutions and advising on Cybersecurity issues.
His current area of expertise is in Cybersecurity and AI, and the upcoming AI based Cyberattacks, and how Governments and large Enterprises can take measures now to avoid them.
Very strong innovation skills. Holding the title of the youngest IBM Master Inventor with a patent portfolio of over 48 patents, across the globe, spread over Cybersecurity, AI, Middleware, and Mobile technologies.
An MBA in Finance from Chicago Booth School of Business, USA; was on Dean's Honor List. Previously graduated in Computer Science from the University of Alberta, Canada, with a perfect GPA of 9.0/9.0.
In the past, Rohit has also led Red Hat's JBoss and IBM's WebSphere brands in USA and Canada as a senior Security and Enterprise Architect.
Rochelle Kopp is a well know Japanese business culture expert and cross-cultural communications specialist. She is the author of a number of books and has recently been helping companies prepare for having more employees work at home, and effectively manage remote workers. She has significant experience in helping Japanese firms improve communication in remote teams, and in evolving their corporate cultures to support more flexible workstyles.
As a consultant Rochelle has worked closely with numerous Japanese companies of various sizes and in a wide variety of industries, including many of Japan's most prominent firms. She also works frequently with global firms that have Japanese subsidiaries, customers, joint venture partners, and suppliers.
Rochelle holds a B.A. in History from Yale University and an M.B.A. in Finance and Business Policy from the Chicago Booth School of Business.
Benny Ketelslegers, is currently a senior Insikt threat intelligence researcher @ Recorded Future with a strong focus on APAC cyber threat intelligence, OSINT collection and analysis, malware research and reverse engineering. He has been working in Cybersecurity over 20 years and has done threat intelligence research for major Japanese and international enterprises in recent years.
Recorded Future have investigated how threat actors are using the global disruptions caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2 and disease it causes; COVID-19, to further their cyber threat activities. The research behind Capitalizing on Coronavirus Panic, Threat Actors Target Victims Worldwide is targeted toward those who hope to understand the technical cybersecurity threats that have emerged from the spread & impact of COVID-19.
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WHAT: WEBINAR: Business Continuity during COVID-19 - policies, preparations and security
WHEN: Monday, March 30, 2020, 7pm to 8:30pm
WEBINAR URL: https://tekmonks.my.webex.com/tekmonks.my/j.php?MTID=md381ecdbd016ad258a378d6bd1e406ba
WEBINAR MeetingID: 577 768 487
PASSWORD: you'll need one, and it is sent to each person who RSVP's. If you missed it, contact Jason or email contact[at]goodpeople.jp
RSVP please: https://businessinjapan.doorkeeper.jp/events/105134
Also supported by and with big thanks to the guys at HumbleBunny - anything web - for ongoing, consistent support!!
Speaker & sponsor Tekmonks:
Rohit Kapoor https://www.linkedin.com/in/rohitvkapoor/
Lijuan 'Jojo' Zhou https://www.linkedin.com/in/lijuan-zhou-862874179/
And if not yet registered for BIJ Events or this was forwarded to you, you can register here: BIJ@DOORKEEPER(https://businessinjapan.doorkeeper.jp/)
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