The Manufacturing Council of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership is a large and influential cross-section of private sector leaders in the production and fabrication industries dedicated to promoting the growth and expansion of manufacturing throughout the region. Through periodic member meetings, the Council seeks to address the primary challenges faced by manufacturers in order to stimulate new growth throughout the region.
On Tuesday, September 18th, William Prohn, Managing Director of Dopkins Systems Consultants will serve as a panelist for an in-depth discussion on what manufacturers need to know about need to know about data protection and plant cyber security.
HealthNow New York, Inc.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Building
257 West Genesee Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
Tuesday, September 18th
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
- Jennifer A. Beckage, CIPP/US – Phillips Lytle LLP
Ms. Beckage’s practice is focused on the nexus of cybersecurity, data breach litigation, risk management, privacy, regulatory law and law enforcement. She is recognized as a leading attorney, representing clients in the most significant data breach responses, and was named among Cybersecurity Docket’s 2018 Incident Response 30.
As the Firm’s Director of Information Technology and founder of Dopkins System Consultants, Bill Prohn has amassed an extensive amount of experience implementing and maintaining all aspects of computer hardware and networking environments, as well as many types of software applications, including accounting, operations, manufacturing, human resources and medical billing. Bill concentrates his practice on the creation of meaningful, practical management information systems along with safeguarding the security of business information and systems. Bill has assisted several clients in creating their IT departments, including defining necessary functions, staffing levels, service levels and deliverables, and provided periodic reviews of their operations.
- Steve Zenger – Zenger Group Inc.
Steve Zenger is President and CEO of Zenger Group Inc., a family-owned collection of 3 printing and graphic arts companies based in Buffalo, New York. Zenger Group along with divisions Partners Press and Downtown Graphics provide one-stop access to a broad range of print services from Photography and Prepress to Packaging, Print and Mail. The company, employing 109 full time staff, serves clients nationwide. Mr. Zenger is a past Chairman of the Printing Industries Alliance, the New York/Northern New Jersey affiliate of the Printing Industries of America trade association. He has served as a board director since 1995. From 2008-2011, Steve served on the national board of Printing Industries of America.