Events

#ChatSTC Twitter Chat: Get Ready for #CyberAware Month 2017
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Sep 14, 2017
National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is only two weeks away, and everyone has a role to play in promoting a safer, more secure and more trusted internet. This year’s NCSAM will have a global focus, as cybersecurity becomes more of a priority for every consumer and organization around the world. This #ChatSTC Twitter chat will discuss what NCSAM is all about, what’s coming up this October and how you can learn more and join the greater effort. 
  • When: 3:00-4:00 p.m. EDT/12:00-1:00 p.m. PDT
  • ModeratorSTOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ (@STOPTHNKCONNECT)
  • Guests: Cat Coode, Founder, Binary Tattoo (@BinaryTat); Experian Partner Solutions (@ExperianPS_NA); Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee (@garyjdavis); Generali Global Assistance North America (@GeneraliGA_NA); Get Cyber Safe (@GetCyberSafe); Hueya (@hueyainc); Security Awareness Company (@SecAwareCo); Sticky Password (@stickypassword); National Cyber Security Alliance (@StaySafeOnline), additional guests TBD 
Use #ChatSTC to join! 


NASCIO 2017 Annual Conference
JW Marriott Austin, 110 E. 2nd Street, Austin, TX
Oct 1 - 4, 2017
Join the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) for its annual conference in Austin, TX. 

View additional details, including the agenda and speakers, and RSVP here.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce 6th Annual Cybersecurity Summit
U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H Street NW, Washington, D.C.
Oct 04, 2017
Join more than 200 senior representatives from industry and government at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Sixth Annual Cybersecurity Summit: Get Your Hack Together. At the leading cybersecurity forum in the nation’s capital, renowned experts will dive into the day’s biggest issues, tackling major challenges facing government and the private sector.

Featured speakers will include Michael Daniel, former cybersecurity advisor at the White House; Gen. Michael Hayden (USAF, ret.), former director of the CIA and the NSA; Michael Morell, former acting director of the CIA; and Theresa Payton, former chief information officer at the White House. 

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (EDT)

Learn more and register here.


SecureWorld Bay Area
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA
Oct 05, 2017
Join your fellow security professionals for affordable, high-quality cybersecurity training and education. Attend featured keynote presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions – all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through educational elements, learning from nationally-recognized industry leaders. Visit the expo hall and discover the latest technologies from security solutions providers. 

8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. (PDT)

Use one of the following promo codes at registration to get a discount on your pass:
  • NCSAP2: $150 ($100) off SecureWorld PLUS Pass
  • NCSA2: $100 ($50) off Conference Pass
  • NCSAE2: $45 ($30) off Open Sessions Pass
Learn more and register here.

MACHINA Summit.AI
ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock 1, Western Gateway, London E16 1XL, UK
Oct 4 - 5, 2017
MACHINA Summit.AI is a brand-new event exploring how artificial intelligence technologies such as data analytics and the Internet of Things are starting to affect the enterprise right now. The event is designed for chief information officers, chief technology officers, data scientists and analysts and business leaders who want to harness this technological paradigm.

Learn more and register here.

IP EXPO Europe
ExCel London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL, UK
Oct 4 - 5, 2017
IP EXPO Europe is an IT event designed for those looking to find out how the latest IT innovations can drive their businesses forward.

Learn more here.

Privacy + Security Forum
Marvin Center, 800 21st Street NW, Washington, D.C.
Oct 4 - 6, 2017
The Privacy + Security Forum breaks down the silos of privacy and security by bringing together seasoned thought leaders. Sessions and workshops are rigorous and deliver practical takeaways for all participants. Forum speakers engage the highly experienced audience in discussion, scenarios and hands-on activities.

View more details, including speakers, schedule and registration, here.

2017 Baltimore Cyber Summit
Mount Pleasant Church and Ministries Grand Fellowship Hall, 6000 Radecke Avenue, Baltimore, MD
Oct 07, 2017
The 2017 Baltimore Cyber Summit is a free cyber summit for the community. A diverse group of cyber experts will be there to share their vast knowledge and experience to help you – and inform and even inspire the next generation to pursue cyber careers.

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EDT)

Learn more here.

The Fundamentals of Cybersecurity for your Growing Business – St. George, UT
St. George Area Chamber of Commerce, DSU Training Room, 136 N. 100 #., St. George, UT
Oct 12, 2017
Adept cybersecurity professionals from the Salt Lake Chamber’s Cybersecurity Leadership Council have developed a curriculum of powerful, achievable solutions that can benefit your business. In an increasingly technological economy, digital threats are becoming more sophisticated and frequent. Managing this business risk may be intimidating, yet it is absolutely essential to continued growth and success. This forum is a perfect starting point on your road to becoming cybersecure!

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (MDT)

Learn more here.

Health Cybersecurity Summit 2017
San José City Hall, 200 East Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA
Oct 13, 2017
Join more than 200 executives and political leaders to discuss cybersecurity, data privacy, and the unique security challenges posed by information-sharing and collaboration. The event will feature panels, presentations, breakout technology demo labs and an exhibitor courtyard.

Learn more and register here.

14th Annual Summit on Emergency and Disaster Planning for Universities, Colleges and K-12 Schools
Toronto Airport Marriott, 901 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON
Oct 16 - 17, 2017
Reinforce your safe school culture, improve your emergency response plan and tackle threats before they materialize. Specifically created for K-12, college and university emergency managers, this summit will help attendees prepare for cyber attacks, implement new security technologies, manage social media, enhance communication with first responders and improve threat assessment.

Learn more and register here.

CyberTalks
Andrew Mellon Auditorium, 1301 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.
Oct 18, 2017
CyberTalks is a TED-like conference bringing together top cybersecurity chiefs and 1,000 of the most influential cyber leaders from government and the tech industry for one day to identify ways to tackle unprecedented security challenges and discuss cybersecurity priorities, trends and innovations.

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (EDT)

Learn more and register here.

SecureWorld Dallas
Plano Centre, 2000 East Spring Creek Parkway, Plano, TX
Oct 18 - 19, 2017
Join your fellow security professionals for affordable, high-quality cybersecurity training and education. Attend featured keynote presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions – all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through educational elements, learning from nationally-recognized industry leaders. Visit the expo hall and discover the latest technologies from security solutions providers. 

Use one of the following promo codes at registration to get a discount on your pass:
  • NCSAP2: $150 ($100) off SecureWorld PLUS Pass
  • NCSA2: $100 ($50) off Conference Pass
  • NCSAE2: $45 ($30) off Open Sessions Pass
Learn more and register here.

Cyber Security Chicago
McCormick Place, 2301 S. King Drive, Chicago, IL
Oct 18 - 19, 2017
Cyber Security Chicago offers invaluable security insight for both IT managers and security decision makers. Hear from industry experts about how you can build stronger defenses against cyber attacks and how to recover if your systems are breached.

Learn more and register here.

Higher Ed Cyber Security Challenge presented by Symantec
Virtual
Oct 19 - 20, 2017
Does your school have the best cybersecurity team in higher education? Register your cyber team to compete in Symantec's first-ever nationwide Higher Ed Cyber Security Competition. The competition will help higher education cybersecurity leaders understand the vulnerabilities of today's global threat landscape, gain critical security intelligence and put their skills to the test in a high-perssure environment.

Higher ed institutions can have up to three teams of four participants (must be IT faculty). Participants will:

  • Walk in the adversary's footsteps to understand motivations
  • Understand the five stages of a cyber attack
  • Develop and practice offensive skills to aid in defense
  • Apply knowledge and experience to real-world problems
  • Expand their security awareness and build cyber skill while earning continuing education credits 

Register here and enter the event code highed17.





SecureWorld Cincinnati
Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH
Oct 24, 2017
Join your fellow security professionals for affordable, high-quality cybersecurity training and education. Attend featured keynote presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions – all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through educational elements, learning from nationally-recognized industry leaders. Visit the expo hall and discover the latest technologies from security solutions providers. 

8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. (EDT)

Use one of the following promo codes at registration to get a discount on your pass:
  • NCSAP2: $150 ($100) off SecureWorld PLUS Pass
  • NCSA2: $100 ($50) off Conference Pass
  • NCSAE2: $45 ($30) off Open Sessions Pass
Learn more and register here.

2017 NCTA Cybersecurity Summit
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, 2345 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO
Oct 22 - 24, 2017

Be part of the nationwide discussion during National Cyber Security Awareness Month with network technicians and management professionals tasked with protecting the assets and infrastructure of small, rural internet service providers at the 2017 NTCA Cybersecurity Summit. This event brings together federal and industry cybersecurity experts to help you assess your risks and plan your cybersecurity strategy.

  • Meet with cybersecurity experts to help you understand the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework and what it means to your business.
  • Learn about the tools and methods needed to assess your risks and secure your network.
  • Be aware of emerging cybersecurity and customer privacy requirements.
  • Mitigate your company's exposure to liability.
Learn more and register here.

The Fundamentals of Cybersecurity for your Growing Business – Provo, UT
Utah County Health & Justice Building, 151 S. University Avenue, Provo, UT
Oct 25, 2017
Adept cybersecurity professionals from the Salt Lake Chamber’s Cybersecurity Leadership Council have developed a curriculum of powerful, achievable solutions that can benefit your business. In an increasingly technological economy, digital threats are becoming more sophisticated and frequent. Managing this business risk may be intimidating, yet it is absolutely essential to continued growth and success. This forum is a perfect starting point on your road to becoming cybersecure!

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (MDT)

Learn more and register here.

2017 International Information Sharing Conference
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C.
Oct 31, 2017 - Nov 01, 2017
Join the Information Sharing and Analysis Organization Standards Organization (ISAO SO) for its inaugural International Information Sharing Conference, with participation from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. This two-day event will convene practitioners from small businesses to multi-national corporations and from information sharing newcomers to well-established cybersecurity organizations. This unique conference will go beyond discussing current cyber information sharing topics and provide opportunities to see competing approaches and innovations in platforms and services. 

Conference sessions and panels will focus on automated sharing, analysis, building trust in a community of interest, cross-sector sharing, the role of government in information sharing, the value proposition of an information sharing and analysis organization and much more.

Learn more and register here.


EDUCAUSE Annual Conference
Philadelphia, PA
Oct 31, 2017 - Nov 03, 2017
The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference hosts professionals and technology providers from around the world to network, share ideas and discover solutions to today’s challenges. Here you’ll have access to the largest gathering of your peers. People who you can relate to, learn from and actively contribute to the best thinking in higher education IT. 

Learn more and register here.