Award: Fulbright TechImpact Irish Scholar Award
Sponsor: Boston College
Mr Conor Quinn is a Senior Cyber Security Consultant, specialising in Digital Forensic and Cybersecurity management with Deloitte Ireland. His work centres around investigating cybersecurity incidents to determine how they happened and to recommend improvements to increase security of organisations. As a Fulbright TechImpact Scholar, Mr Quinn will visit the Woods College of Advancing Studies at Boston College to partake in the Cybersecurity Policy and Governance Masters programme. Mr Quinn will examine new methods to implement cyber security strategies to help bridge the communication gap between information technology security professionals and key business stakeholders. Upon returning to Ireland, he will continue his work to improve the communication and leadership skills of cyber professionals and the effectiveness of cyber security functions for organisations in Ireland.