Top 5 risks an M&E specialist should know regarding data security

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About the webinar

This Webinar is a one-hour session ideal for Monitoring and Evaluation professionals who are interested in learning more about data security. During the webinar we discuss key data security risks and ways to address them with practical examples.

Some of the key risks we cover are:

  • Insider attacks
  • Social engineering
  • Password management
  • User error
  • IT operation failure

View the presentation slides of the webinar.

Is this Webinar for me?

  • Are you an M&E practitioner interested in the security of the data in your programmes?
  • Do you want to understand better data security risks that are not necessarily related to technology?
  • Are you responsible for managing users’ access to various tools and software?
  • Do you wish to ask questions related to data security and information management?

About the Speakers

Mr. Alexander Bertram, Technical Director of BeDataDriven and founder of ActivityInfo, is a graduate of the American University's School of International Service and started his career in international assistance fifteen years ago working with IOM in Kunduz, Afghanistan and later worked as an Information Management officer with UNICEF in DR Congo. With UNICEF, frustrated with the time required to build data collection systems for each new programme, he worked on the team that developed ActivityInfo, a simplified platform for M&E data collection. In 2010, he left UNICEF to start BeDataDriven and develop ActivityInfo full time. Since then, he has worked with organizations in more than 50 countries to deploy ActivityInfo for monitoring & evaluation.

Mr. Corben Riedijk, graduate intern of BeDataDriven is a final-year student of the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. During his study Business IT & Management he started developing great interest in privacy and data security. After successfully completing his minor he became a Certified Privacy, Security & Risk Professional (CPSRP).

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