Executive MBA in Business & IT Module “IT Security & Privacy Management” at TUM

How can today’s business leaders confront the increasing risks facing the IT-segment? The trending subject of IT security is at the center of the Executive MBA in Business & IT Module “IT Security & Privacy Management” from 9 – 13 October, 2017 at the TUM.

The importance of seamless security serves as the foundation for this module. TUM experts Prof. Dr. Helmut Krcmar and Prof. Dr. Claudia Eckert will outline the specific risk profiles facing today’s organizations, together with specific approaches to IT security and privacy management. A central aspect includes the sensitive area of private employee and customer data in the module’s privacy management segment. Participants will learn to implement the latest laws, rules, and concepts for the protection of sensitive personal data.

The curriculum also includes an on-site visit at Munich RE, where cyber risk consultant Oliver Lenze will provide practical examples from the management of cyber risks in a major insurance provider.

Supplementing the module “IT Security & Privacy Management” with further practical case examples, a number of guest lecturers will demonstrate how to strategically align the entire organizational risk management efforts to the modern-day requirements of IT risk management. The module also highlights the latest exploits and tactics employed by cyber criminals, while encouraging participants to spread awareness of cyber safety in their own organizations.

For further information regarding the module “IT Security & Privacy Management”, which can also be booked as a stand-alone Certificate Program, please visit the module web page.

Please note: The application deadline for the start of our Executive MBA in Business & IT in the winter semester 2017/18 will extend until 30 September, 2017. For detailed information, please visit the official Executive MBA in Business & IT program page.