Public officials, business leaders and cyber-security experts will gather in Hartford on Monday, Aug. 18 (9-11 am) at the Connecticut Science Center to discuss and share best practices about ways to better secure our digital lives.

The Two Steps Ahead: Protect Your Digital Life Tour is hosted by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), a non-profit public-private partnership focused on helping all digital citizens stay safer and more secure online.

Hartford Mayor Pedro E. Segarra and U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal will be the featured speakers at the Hartford event.

Registration is open to the public free, but space is limited.