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Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Boar's Head Conference Center - Charlottesville, VA
Registration is free this year!*

The Information Security, Policy and Records Office (ISPRO) is pleased to announce the 2016 UVa ISPRO Conference.

This annual event will include information sessions on records management, information security, UVa information policies, and speakers from various departments within the University. The day will close with a raffle for some wonderful prizes donated by our vendors.

Registration limited to 100. This conference has sold-out the last several years!

CLICK HERE to register now!

IMPORTANT: If you find you are unable to attend, you must cancel your registration by October 1, 2016 or your PTAO will be charged a $50 no-show fee.
On-site registration will not be accepted.
We are using EventBrite for our conference registration this year.

ISPRO Awards: Nominations are now being accepted - Click here! Awards are given for significant contributions in records management and/or information security. Nominees may be an individual or a department.

Vendors: CLICK HERE for Information


Conference Schedule & Program
NOTE: The descriptions below are preliminary. The complete descriptions and presenters will be listed soon, please check back...

Conference Schedule: Conference session descriptions will be posted outside of each break-out room. If you would like to have your own full copy of the Conference Program - including session descriptions and session locations - you can download, print and bring it with you. Conference programs will not be available the day of the event. Please think twice before you print!

	icon COMING SOON: printable version of the Conference Program including session descriptions

8:00 - 8:45

Registration, socializing, morning refreshments, and greet the vendors!

8:45 - 9:00 Welcome & Opening Remarks
9:00 - 10:00 General Session: UVa's Security Enhancement Program
Jason C. Belford, UVa Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Meet the new Chief Information Security Officer at UVa and hear about the Security Enhancement Program underway and the work UVa is doing to protect our information and information systems from daily threats.

10:00 - 10:15 BREAK
10:15 - 11:05 Breakout Sessions (A)

It's Just My Email, So What If It Got Hacked? Brian Davis and Michael Grinnell- ISPRO

Description coming soon . . .


Records Management Update. Caroline Walters, Jessie Graham, and Jessica Tyree - ISPRO

Come learn about our new, easy-to-navigate website, recent updates to the University Records Management Application (URMA), and using ServiceNow for a variety of records management requests. For those with records management questions, be sure to stick around for a short Q&A session, if time allows.


Computer Science Security Program . TBA

Description coming soon . . .

11:10 - 12:00 Breakout Sessions (B)

Ransomware Tony Townsend - ISPRO

Description coming soon . . .


Image Now - SEAS Post Award Rachel Sligar (ITS) and Carey Reinicke (SEAS)

Description coming soon . . .


eDiscovery Project Caroline Walters (ISPRO), Shana Fabio (ITS)

Description coming soon . . .

12:00 - 1:05 LUNCH - ISPRO Award Presentations
1:10 - 2:00 Breakout Sessions (C)

Protecting Yourself From A Phish Karen McDowell - ISPRO

Description coming soon . . .


Going Paperless Checklist Caroline Walters and Jessie Graham - ISPRO

Description coming soon . . .


U-First TBA - UHR

Description coming soon . . .

2:00 - 2:15 BREAK
2:15 - 3:30

TBA Patrick Gray (former Principal Security Strategist at Cisco and a 20-year veteran of the FBI)
Description coming soon . . .

3:30 - 4:00 Conference Wrap-Up, Closing Remarks & Drawings for the Door Prizes

*Registration for the conference is FREE! However,if you find you are unable to attend, you must cancel your registration by October 1, 2016 or your PTAO will be charged a $50 no-show fee. To cancel your registration or for any other questions regarding the conference, please send email to
On-site registration will not be accepted.
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