Pre and Post Market Cybersecurity Risk Management Practice

December 14, 2022 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm America/New York Timezone
WPI Seaport and On-Line
MA 02210

Engineering in Medicine and Biology co-sponsored by Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)

Speaker:  Dr. Anita Finnegan of Nova Leah

Learn about the latest on Cybersecurity from Industry Experts & Network with the local Boston EMBS chapter and professionals, at the beautiful Seaport location

Attendees will have the option to join us in-person at the WPI Seaport, MA location or online via Zoom.


Networking Sessions: 6:00PM – 6:30PM, and 7:30PM – onwards

Technical Presentation – 6:30PM – 7:30PM

This is a hybrid event. You may choose to participate in-person or online.

In-person Participation (check-in begins at 6:00 PM):

PARKING: Free parking is available

REFRESHMENTS: Available to attendees on-site at no cost.

Online Participation:
Zoom links will be sent to all registrants after registration.


Speaker:  Dr. Anita Finnegan of Nova Leah


– FDA Submission

– SBOM Monitoring

– Threat Modeling

– Cybersecurity Risk Analysis


Dr. Anita Finnegan is the Founder and CEO of Nova Leah, a world leader in the provision of cybersecurity risk management solutions for connected medical devices. SelectEvidence® from Nova Leah is the first risk management tool in the world to deliver medical device compliance across multiple international standards. Anita is a global expert in cybersecurity for medical devices. She has authored two internationally regulated industry standards for medical equipment – ISO/IEC 80001-2-8 and ISO/IEC 80001-2-8.

Through her work with Nova Leah, Finnegan has won multiple awards for innovation, security, and technological impact. Nova Leah was named Emerging Company of Year at the 2019 Technology Ireland Awards in association with Ibec and was runner-up by Digital Europe for the European ‘Future Unicorn Award’ in 2020. Most recently, Dr Finnegan was named as a finalist in the EU Women Innovator Prize and won the 2020 Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Entrepreneurship Award. Nova Leah was featured in WIRED Magazine as one of ‘Europe’s 100 Hottest Startups’ and Finnegan was listed in ‘50 Female Entrepreneurs Everyone Should Know’ by Crunchbase. As a global cybersecurity authority, Anita acts as an advisor to a number of government bodies.