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OSHEAN MEMBERS OSHEAN EVENTS OSHEAN Members Featured in this Issue What’s Happening at OSHEAN? Each month, OSHEAN members gather for education and enlightenment at member events. Visit our member calendar to find out more. BRYANT UNIVERSITY AND OSHEAN: CYBER SECURITY EXCHANGE DAY Each day new signposts of the amplification and diversification of Cyber Threats appear. Warnings about the threats that potentially “could” happen have moved beyond the theoretical to the real. Wednesday, January 13th 2016 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. 1150 Douglas Pike Smithfield, Bello Center 02917 The event will take place at Bryant University’s BELLO CENTER FOR INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY, featured in the image above. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Interested in learning more about our featured members? Look for the “more” link! UMASS AMHERST UMass Amherst is one of the major public research universities in America. Nestled in idyllic Amherst, Massachusetts, the campus is consistently ranked among the top public research universities in the nation, and offers a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers. MORE ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY Roger Williams University located in Bristol, R.I., is a leading independent, coeducational university with programs in the liberal arts and the professions, where students become community- and globally-minded citizens through project-based, experiential learning. Offering more than 40 majors and a plethora of co-curricular activities as well as study abroad options, RWU is dedicated to the success of students, commitment to a set of core values, the pursuit of affordable excellence and to providing a relevant, world-class education above all else. COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF RHODE ISLAND The Community College of Rhode Island is the state’s only public comprehensive associate degree-granting institution. CCRI provides affordable open access to higher education at locations throughout the state with a primary mission to offer recent high school graduates and returning adults the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for intellectual, professional and personal growth through an array of academic, career and lifelong learning programs. MORE MERIT Merit Network, Inc. is a nonprofit, member-owned organization formed in 1966 to design and implement a computer network between public universities in Michigan. After nearly 50 years of innovation, Merit continues to provide highperformance networking and services to the research and education communities in Michigan and beyond. MORE MORE RI LEAGUE OF CITIES AND TOWNS The League’s Annual Convention is its showcase event featuring two dozen workshops and seminars for local government officials. Over 100 private companies, government agencies, and nonprofit corporations showcase their products and services, which are designed exclusively for city and town government. Over 700 local officials attend this exciting, informative, and fun-filled annual event! This year OSHEAN will not only have a booth (come visit us at Exhibit Booth #38), but we’ll also be participating in a breakout workshop session. Please be sure to check us out! Thursday, January 28th 2016 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Crown Plaza Hotel 801 Greenwich Avenue READ MORE RHODE ISLAND CYBER DISRUPTION TEAM The Rhode Island Cyber Disruption Team (RICDT) is comprised of members from the Rhode Island State Police Computer ɥ