SGV Consulting Senior Director Alvin Manuel was one of the speakers in the webinar entitled “NET: WORK in the Cybersecurity Field” organized by the University of Santo Tomas (UST) College of Information and Computing Sciences (CICS) on 14 April 2023. The event explored the latest trends, technologies, frameworks, and best practices to keep businesses safe in today’s technologically advancing world. Over 100 CICS students attended the webinar.
Alvin provided a big picture of the current cybersecurity landscape and the technological complexity that has driven the increase in cybersecurity breaches. He shared his experience on how organizations globally are dealing with cyber risks as well as the prevailing principles that underpin the cybersecurity programs. He also shared cases of how cybersecurity work looks like and gave his advice on how students can jumpstart a career in cybersecurity.