Red Hat Coffee Hour - Frank Abagnale

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Frank Abagnale, Renowned cyber security and fraud prevention expert & Adam Clater, Chief Architect, Red Hat

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The Red Hat® Coffee Hour series is a bi-weekly videocast featuring luminaries from technology, society and the world of STEM. Topics for discussion will include governmental and societal impacts of technology, open source in Sci/Tech/Med., as well as the role of technology and work/life balance. Frank is one of the most notorious con men, check forgers and imposters in modern history. Many are familiar with Frank’s early life from Steven Spielberg’s Academy Award nominated movie and Broadway show “Catch me If You Can”. But what has Frank been up to since then? Frank and Adam Clater, Chief Architect at Red Hat, will discuss Frank’s ongoing work as a consultant with banks, teaching at the FBI Academy and work with the AARP to educate and help prevent identity theft and cyber crime - as well as a few stories from Frank’s adventures “hanging paper” around the world.

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