ISMG - Information Security Media Group Program Director in Princeton, New Jersey
ISMG is currently seeking a Program Director to join our Global Summit Events (https://events.ismg.io/) team. This person will be responsible for the execution of creating event agendas along with recruiting appropriate executive level speakers for 20+ global events annually. This senior position within the events team will have a deep history in the cybersecurity, fraud, and/or risk space with knowledge spanning across all industries and verticals. Preferably this candidate will also have pre-existing relationships to leverage as future event speakers.
Information Security Media Group (http://ismg.io) is a global education and intelligence company focused on cybersecurity. ISMG offers news, views, research, education/training, and events on the cybersecurity industry?s top topics faced by professionals in the space today! With 14 brands, 33 digital media properties, over 250 events annually, and a global audience of over 950,000 subscribers we are providing cybersecurity coverage across a multitude of industries and regions.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Create & structure agendas for ISMG?s Global Summits. Developing content related to top cybersecurity & technology topics that are most relevant to security leaders across all global sectors and regions.
Recruit C-suite and senior executives to speak at ISMG events as well as be a part of ISMG?s CyberEdBoard.
Formulate a story, using the most pressing topics in the industry that will resonate with ISMG attendees comprising primarily senior level security practitioners.
Understand the global markets in the security space in order to create an agenda that is appropriate within the city/region/country each event is focused on.
Strategically targeting appropriate speakers to coincide with the agenda for each Summit and the corresponding topics and sessions.
Work individually with community members, program managers, and community managers to ensure appropriate topics, sourcing, and execution of content.
Leverage social media platforms and networks, including LinkedIn and Twitter, to promote ISMG (and ISMG subsidiaries or brands) summit content to help expand and grow the business.
Manage and moderate educational sessions on stage or digitally at ISMG Global Summits.
Collaborate with the Global Summit team regarding onboarding, content review calls and scheduling in conjunction with ISMG Global Editorial team.
Required Skills & Experience:
At least a Bachelor?s Degree or higher.
10+ years of experience in agenda or content development/creation and events.
Must possess outstanding communication, analytical and organizational skills paired with a creative mindset.
Excellent understanding of business leaders? issues and information needs.
Ability to take initiative, self-start, and prioritize tasks while being flexible to a changing work environment.
Excellent time management skills and ability to work well under pressure in order to meet tight deadlines.