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Small Business IT Security - A Panel Discussion
Unitek College, 4670 Automall Parkway, Fremont, CA
Mar 05, 2015
The Fremont Chamber of Commerce, Unitek College and the Fremont Police Department are hosting a panel on small business IT security. The policy forum will approach IT security in a holistic manner, combining the four major elements of good security – hardware, software, practices and policies. The policy forum will be split into two general sections. The first section will focus on practices and policies – the human element. The second section will center on hardware and software solutions. The overall message behind the forum is that businesses need all four elements aligned to have a truly secure presence and to conduct business safely in the 21st century.

More information here.

IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2015
Washington Marriott Marquis Hotel, Washington, DC
Mar 4 - 6, 2015
The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) invites you to join thousands of privacy pros from around the globe at the completely reimagined IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2015. This year's conference will feature five amazing keynote speakers - Glenn Greenwald, Sarah Lewis, Michael Sandel, Kent Walker and Oren Yabovich - with unique takes on data and privacy protection.

More information and registration here

Privacy & Security Forum San Diego
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA
Mar 5 - 6, 2015

When it comes to insuring the privacy and security of your organization’s data, no one has all the answers, and going it alone, can be, and often is, a recipe for disaster. Fortunately, you don’t have to. The Privacy & Security Forums are two-day conferences, presented by Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Media and Healthcare IT News, held around the nation, with a specific focus on current healthcare industry topics. These forums are designed to meet the needs of CIOs, CISOs and other senior healthcare IT leaders. The information is practical, solutions-based and actionable – designed to help with planning, coordination and oversight.  Each event offers the opportunity to learn of industry developments, network with peers and discuss key regional or topical issues.

HIMSS Media is offering NCSA partners $100 off your registration for this event by using the following code: PSFSD-AFF2. (NOTE: This discounted rate is only for new registrants.)

Additional information and registration here

Designing Principles for a Trusted Environment
JW Marriott Salon B, Austin, TX
Mar 10, 2015
As part of SXSWedu, the Aspen Institute will host an event to discuss the considerations, challenges and remaining questions surrounding a trust framework for learning, building off the six characteristics outlined in Aspen Task Force on Learning and the Internet's report released in June 2014.

We will highlight tensions that arise between an openness for learning and a need for privacy, exploring the potential for using data to inform and improve students' learning experiences in a safe environment. 

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. CST

Additional details here.

#ChatDPD Twitter Chat: Share With Care - What You Post Can Last a Lifetime
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Mar 11, 2015
Our personal information can be anything about us, including the comments, links and photos we post on social media. What we share on social networks can reveal information about our families, friends and acquaintances, and our posts can be used or taken out of context in surprising ways. #HasJustineLandedYet is a perfect example of why everyone should think before posting something online. This month’s #ChatDPD Twitter chat will offer tips from privacy experts on how to share with care and enjoy the full benefits of the Internet.

Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT
Moderator: Data Privacy Day (@DataPrivacyDay)
Guests: Sticky Password (@StickyPassword), iKeepSafe (@iKeepSafe), National Cyber Security Alliance (@StaySafeOnline)

Use the #ChatDPD hashtag to join!

Insider Threat 2015 Summit
The Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa Regency 1-3 and Foyer, Conference Center, Old Golf Course Road, Monterey, CA
Mar 16 - 17, 2015
Advanced Onion and Tech Regiment will be co-hosting their first Insider Threat Summit. The summit will feature presentations and panel discussions on cyber threats, detection, security and mitigation, personnel security threat mitigation and technical physical security threat measures and advancements. Our goal is to combine federal, state, local and educational organization’s perspectives, covering the full spectrum of insider threat-specific issues. No one is ever completely secure and everyone has one thing in common, vulnerability. After careful research and a balanced selection process, we believe that our speakers and sponsors will provide refreshing and insightful topics of discussion based on their expertise and experiences in the security related industries. With today’s urgency of security-awareness and threat mitigation, all of our presenters will be solution focused with the intention of stimulating attendees' security awareness and futurist vision to better prepare for this ongoing persistent threat. 

To register and learn more about the summit’s topics, committed speakers and sponsors, visit  
www.insiderthreatevents.com, www.facebook.com/insiderthreatevents and www.twitter.com/threatevents. 

Critical Infrastructure Cyber Community Voluntary Program Webinar: Building Resilient Communities
Virtual (Webinar)
Mar 18, 2015
The Critical Infrastructure Cyber Community (C3) Voluntary Program is hosting the next installment of its Webinar Series in 2015. The primary goal of the Webinar Series is to encourage those unfamiliar with the program to better understand and interact with our centralized repository of cyber risk management practices, tools and procedures. This webinar will discuss building resilient communities. Please contact us if you are interested in learning more about the C3 Voluntary Program Webinar Series, wish to suggest potential topics or would like to participate. 

Visit the C3 webpage for more information on the program, and visit https://www.us-cert.gov/ccubedvp/press for previous webinar recordings.

Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m. p.m. EDT 
Dial-In: 888-972-9926
PIN: 9182826
Webinar link

RSVP: Please email your name and affiliation to CCubedVP@hq.dhs.gov by March 17.

IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF)
Computer History Museum, Silicon Valley, CA
Mar 17 - 18, 2015
The IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF) is a two-day event designed to bridge the gap between the federal government, Silicon Valley and other centers of innovation. The Forum provides a venue where entrepreneurs can interface directly with top government agency and industry officials. The Security Innovation Network (SINET) consistently attracts the world’s top cybersecurity professionals to participate each year. 

For more information and to register, visit http://www.security-innovation.org/ITSEF_2015.htm


Identity Theft: #1 FTC Consumer Complaint 15 Years In a Row
Google Washington, DC, 25 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Suite 900, Washington, DC
Mar 18, 2015

The Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) is releasing a new research whitepaper, "Identity Theft: #1 FTC Consumer Complaint 15 Years in a Row." Join the ITRC, Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Commissioner Terrell McSweeny and an expert panel for a discussion on the issues surrounding heavily affected populations and what all stakeholders can do to better understand and assist them.

Breakfast and Networking: 8:30-9:00 a.m.
Welcome: 9:00-9:15 a.m.
Keynote Address: 9:15-9:35 a.m.
Panel Discussion and Q&A: 9:40-10:45 a.m.

Use the hashtag #IDTheftImpact to join the conversation. We will be sharing statistics and facts from the findings on Twitter.

Additional information and registration here.



#ChatSTC Twitter Chat: Digital Spring Cleaning
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Mar 26, 2015
Get online safety tips and learn how to give your digital lifestyle a spring cleaning. We'll cover everything from how to keep yur devices safe to social media and passwords.

Time: 3 p.m. EST/noon PST

Use #ChatSTC to join!

IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2015
London, UK
Apr 14 - 16, 2015
Don't miss out on the data protection industry's leading how-to forum. The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Europe Data Intensive is returning to London for another year of inspiring education and thoughtful discussion led by top names in the industry, including Ben Hammersley, John Bowman and Anna Fielder. The conference will also include the opportunity to network with other pros at the Privacy Social.

More information and registration here.

#ChatSTC Twitter Chat: Raising Online Safety Education & Awareness in Your Community
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Apr 22, 2015
Join us for a Twitter chat live from RSA Conference 2015. We'll be discussing ways you can raise online safety education and awareness in your community. 

Time: 3 p.m. EST/noon PST

Use #ChatSTC to join!  

RSA Conference 2015
Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA
Apr 20 - 24, 2015

Secure your seat at RSA® Conference 2015 April 20–24 in San Francisco and have access to two halls of 400+ exhibitors, 400+ expert-led sessions spanning 23 technical tracks, unprecedented networking and a not-to-be-missed closing keynote. Register today for your 5-day Full Conference Pass.

RSA® Conference is helping drive the information security agenda worldwide with annual industry events in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Throughout its history, RSA Conference has consistently attracted the world's best and brightest in the field, creating opportunities for conference attendees to learn about IT security's most important issues through first-hand interactions with peers, luminaries and emerging and established companies. As the IT security field continues to grow in importance and influence, RSA Conference plays an integral role in keeping security professionals across the globe connected and educated.



Privacy & Security Forum Orlando
Hyatt Regency, Orlando, FL
May 7 - 8, 2015

When it comes to insuring the privacy and security of your organization’s data, no one has all the answers, and going it alone, can be, and often is, a recipe for disaster. Fortunately, you don’t have to. The Privacy & Security Forums are two-day conferences, presented by Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Media and Healthcare IT News, held around the nation, with a specific focus on current healthcare industry topics. These forums are designed to meet the needs of CIOs, CISOs and other senior healthcare IT leaders. The information is practical, solutions-based and actionable – designed to help with planning, coordination and oversight.  Each event offers the opportunity to learn of industry developments, network with peers and discuss key regional or topical issues.

HIMSS Media is offering NCSA partners $100 off your registration for this event by using the following code: PSFSD-AFF2. (NOTE: This discounted rate is only for new registrants.)

Additional information and registration here

Cyber Security for Financial Services Exchange
Charlotte, NC
Jun 14 - 16, 2015
The Cyber Security for Financial Services Exchange is a dynamic, three-day event that will provide cyber security executives with valuable insights to reach their full potential by exploring security leadership strategies, the changing threat landscape, human-friendly technological approaches and more. Cyber security professionals must keep pace with the diverse priorities and needs of the board room and consumers. While the data breach landscape changes with various advanced persistent threats and creative social engineering.

Come prepared to be engaged on the critical topics around cyber security for financial services with special points of view from the financial services, banking, payment services and insurance industries, credit unions and government. 

For more information, please visit http://www.fs-cybersecurity.com/.

Cyber Security for Defense
Fort Gordon, GA
Jun 24 - 26, 2015

This conference serves as an opportunity for solution providers to break through the background noise and present their unique ideas and products in an environment specifically tailored to highlighting them, while simultaneously learning about the future requirements of the Military and a variety of other topics. Meanwhile the Department of Defense gets a first hand look at some of the solutions they may have not originally considered, all in pursuit of that best value solution. Come and be a part of the future of cybersecurity - it starts now.

More information and registration here

 



Privacy & Security Forum Chicago
Radisson Blu Aqua, Chicago, IL
Jun 30, 2015 - Jul 01, 2015

When it comes to insuring the privacy and security of your organization’s data, no one has all the answers, and going it alone, can be, and often is, a recipe for disaster. Fortunately, you don’t have to. The Privacy & Security Forums are two-day conferences, presented by Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Media and Healthcare IT News, held around the nation, with a specific focus on current healthcare industry topics. These forums are designed to meet the needs of CIOs, CISOs and other senior healthcare IT leaders. The information is practical, solutions-based and actionable – designed to help with planning, coordination and oversight.  Each event offers the opportunity to learn of industry developments, network with peers and discuss key regional or topical issues.

HIMSS Media is offering NCSA partners $100 off your registration for this event by using the following code: PSFSD-AFF2. (NOTE: This discounted rate is only for new registrants.)

Additional information and registration here

#Hak4Kidz
Chicago, IL
Jul 18, 2015
ak4Kidz is an event by ethical hackers and information security professionals dedicated to bring the educational and communal benefits of hacking conferences to children and young adults. We plan to accomplish this mission by putting our collective expertise and passion on display for the attendees to interact with us at their will. A combination of youth base speaking tracks complementing an open area of stations will enable the attendees to expand and enlighten their technical interests. For innovation to perpetuate, it’s imperative that today’s young users are exposed to the bigger picture of how we got here and to help realize their potential.

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CDT

Additional information is available on the event website

TakeDownCon
Westin Huntsville, 6800 Governors West Road NW, Huntsville, AL
Jul 20 - 21, 2015
TakeDownCon is a highly technical forum that focuses on the latest vulnerabilities, the most potent exploits, and the current security threats. The best and the brightest in the field come to share their knowledge, giving delegates the opportunity to learn about the industry’s most important issues. With two days and two dynamic tracks, delegates will spend Day 1 on the Attack, learning how even the most protected systems can be breached. Day 2 is dedicated to Defense, and delegates will learn if their defense mechanisms are on par to thwart nefarious and persistent attacks.

More information and registration here.

Hacker Halted
Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center, Atlanta, GA
Sep 17 - 18, 2015
Hacker Halted is a global series of computer and information security conferences presented by EC-Council. The objective of the Hacker Halted conferences is to raise international awareness towards increased education and ethics in IT security. This event includes more than 40 presentations from the industry's most accomplished professionals and thought leaders, two days of networking, panel discussions and breakout sessions on the most critical and latest threats in the security world. 

More information and registration here

Privacy & Security Forum Boston
Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, MA
Oct 29 - 30, 2015

When it comes to insuring the privacy and security of your organization’s data, no one has all the answers, and going it alone, can be, and often is, a recipe for disaster. Fortunately, you don’t have to. The Privacy & Security Forums are two-day conferences, presented by Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Media and Healthcare IT News, held around the nation, with a specific focus on current healthcare industry topics. These forums are designed to meet the needs of CIOs, CISOs and other senior healthcare IT leaders. The information is practical, solutions-based and actionable – designed to help with planning, coordination and oversight.  Each event offers the opportunity to learn of industry developments, network with peers and discuss key regional or topical issues.

HIMSS Media is offering NCSA partners $100 off your registration for this event by using the following code: PSFSD-AFF2. (NOTE: This discounted rate is only for new registrants.)

Additional information and registration here