Security Mentor Announces Webinar on Employee Cybersecurity in Hybrid Offices

Join moderator Dan Lohrmann and a panel of global cybersecurity experts for a complimentary webinar on the new cybersecurity normal for 2022 and the most effective approaches for employee security awareness training in hybrid environments.

Monterey, Calif., October 19, 2021 – Security Mentor, pioneer and industry leader in security awareness training and phishing training, announces our next webinar, entitled "End User Security Awareness & Culture Change in Hybrid Enterprises."

The webinar will focus on the surge in pandemic-related cyberthreats (e.g., ransomware, data breaches and other major security incidents) that top corporate agendas and how executives are struggling to build a culture of security in new hybrid work environments that include more remote work than ever before. As organizations consider what the "new normal" will look like in 2022 and beyond, this panel of security experts will describe what they are doing to enforce pragmatic cybersecurity policies that also enable business - including digital transformation. The live webinar will take place on Wednesday, October 20th from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EDT.

The discussion topics by this expert cybersecurity panel assembled by Security Mentor will include:

  • Developments regarding employee cybersecurity since the pandemic-initiation in March 2020.
  • How can employee security training work effectively in hybrid offices? What does not work?
  • What tips can strengthen enterprise security culture worldwide in a hybrid environment?
  • What solutions, such as zero trust architectures, can help in a hybrid work world?

In addition to moderator Dan Lohrmann, Security Mentor CSO and Chief Strategist, the panel includes:

  • Brian Roberts, Enterprise Security Awareness & Training Leader, Lear Corporation. Mr. Roberts is responsible for the training and engagement of more than 160,000 employees in 257 locations, using multiple enterprise systems. He leads Lear's global distributions, creative direction, event coordination, internal media management, vendor management, solutions evaluation, and more.
  • Michael J. Riggs Sr., Director, Department of Judicial Information Technology, Supreme Court of Virginia. Mr. Riggs leads all IT activity for Virginia's Supreme Court IT functions, and has built an extensive cybersecurity awareness program for the judicial branch of government in Virginia.
  • Scott Larsen, Former CISO at Inova Health System (Virginia) and former CSO, Beaumont Health System (Michigan). Mr. Larsen is a leader with over 25 years of experience in various business and governmental sectors such as: Higher Education, State Government, Industrial, Health Care and Insurance. Most recently Scott served as the Chief Information Security Officer and Vice President of Inova Health System, a leading health care provider in the Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia area.

Free registrations for the live event and access to the replay of the webinar are available through the following link:

About Security Mentor:

Security Mentor is the industry pioneer and expert in security awareness training and education services. Since 2008, Security Mentor has consistently redefined how security awareness training is created, delivered, experienced and embraced by combining expertise and creativity in security, technology, media and e-learning. Trusted by customers and celebrated by users, its comprehensive training platform offers on-demand, easy-to-use, and effective solutions including Security Awareness Training, Phishing Training and Security Policy Tracking & Compliance services. Its training employs instructional design best practices, interactive content, and gamification to engage learners and deliver enduring knowledge acquisition and real behavioral and cultural change. To learn more about Security Mentor, visit our website at