30 10, 2017

Lessons learned from the Cybersecurity Business Roundtable

By |2017-10-30T09:09:36-07:00October 30th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

From left to right: Sean England, Moreton & Company; Logan Sisam,Utah Department of Emergency Mangement; Larry Finch, Competitive Edge Office Systems; Rona Rahlf,  President, Utah Valley Chamber; and Mark Poole, Manufacturing Extension Program Center. In partnership with the Utah Valley Chamber, the Salt Lake Chamber’s Cybersecurity Leadership Council led an educational seminar on [...]

12 10, 2017

Recap of the U.S. Chamber Cybersecurity Summit

By |2017-10-20T14:42:35-07:00October 12th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

On October 4, 2017 the U.S. Chamber held the Sixth Annual Cybersecurity Summit in Washington, D.C. Many pivotal topics were discussed, including workforce development, the protection of critical infrastructure, the need for ‘hyper-collaboration’, among others. At the Summit, the Secretary of Homeland Security, Elaine Duke urged participation in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and noted that, [...]

2 10, 2017

President’s Message: We All Have a Part to Play in Securing Our Economy

By |2017-10-02T08:48:48-07:00October 2nd, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Oftentimes when speaking with our business community I find the topic of cybersecurity commonly shrouded in myth and misapprehension. I hear, “Cybersecurity is only for IT staff to worry about,” “I’m not a target,” “I can’t afford it,” or “I’m not sure what to do.” In an effort to extinguish these cybersecurity falsehoods, reinforce awareness [...]

8 09, 2017

UBR: September 4-8

By |2017-09-25T10:18:07-07:00September 8th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

September 4, 2017 Join us on the 25K Jobs Tour as we work to bring business leaders, community members, government officials and resource partners together to strengthen the local economy, create jobs and support local businesses. The Salt Lake Chamber is proud to be a partner of the Governor’s initiative to create 25-thousand jobs in [...]

11 08, 2017

UBR: August 7-11

By |2017-08-02T10:32:14-07:00August 11th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

August 7, 2017 On September 7th, Utah’s business leaders will gather for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year, the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. We are proud to announce this year’s honorees: [...]

2 08, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Announces New Cybersecurity Leadership Council

By |2017-08-02T11:01:26-07:00August 2nd, 2017|News & Press, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – The Salt Lake Chamber is proud to announce the launch of the new Cybersecurity Leadership Council. The Cybersecurity Leadership Council is comprised of business leaders, experts, and stakeholders that include public sector advisors, legal entities, insurance providers, technology companies and cybersecurity consulting firms, with the goal of educating the business [...]

1 08, 2017

Launch of the Cybersecurity Leadership Council

By |2017-08-01T14:49:10-07:00August 1st, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Innovative technological advances have transformed the economy and allowed greater connectivity and convenience to flow into the market. This shift, however, has come with new vulnerabilities and risks. Today’s criminals have taken to the digital world to undermine computer networks and critical infrastructure, stealing proprietary information from our businesses, and violating the privacy of internet [...]

7 04, 2017

U.S. Chamber Applauds Committee Passage of MAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act

By |2017-04-07T11:04:23-07:00April 7th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Originally published by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on April 5, 2017.  U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President of National Security & Emergency Preparedness Ann M. Beauchesne today issued the following statement regarding the passage of the MAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act through the Senate Commerce Committee: “We applaud the Senate Commerce Committee for passing [...]

7 04, 2017

UBR: April 3-7

By |2017-05-10T10:35:58-07:00April 7th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

April 3, 2017 This year the Salt Lake Chamber is celebrating 130 years as Utah’s “voice of business” The Salt Lake Chamber is Utah’s largest business association, representing more than 8,000 businesses and over 500,000 jobs throughout the State of Utah. With a history that dates back to 1887, our presence has never been larger [...]

24 03, 2017

2017 Cybersecurity Conference Recap

By |2017-11-22T09:43:11-07:00March 24th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month|0 Comments

The 2017 Salt Lake City Cybersecurity Conference was a fantastic opportunity to engage small and medium sized businesses, as well as officials from state and federal government in a collaborative discussion about the role of cybersecurity in today’s online world. The event, hosted by the Salt Lake Chamber and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, stressed [...]