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#ChatDPD Twitter Chat: Time for Digital Spring Cleaning
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Apr 08, 2015

Spring has sprung, and now is a great time for you to properly clean up and dispose of your business' digital exhaust. Copiers, old electronics and other devices maintain stored personal information even after it is deleted. As we all know, privacy is good for business, and our April #ChatDPD will bring in the pros to talk about ways business can proactively clean up their digital mess and properly dispose of personal information.

Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT 
Guests: Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. (@BBB_US) Privacy Ref (@PrivacyRef)
Moderator: Data Privacy Day (@DataPrivacyDay)

Use #ChatDPD to join! 



IAM Online Webinar Series: Improving Authentication Security
Virtual (Webinar)
Apr 08, 2015
A number of U.S. organizations are working to improve the security of identities and authentication, including promoting and expanding multifactor authentication and educating individuals and institutions about staying secure online. The April IAM Online webinar will feature speakers from three of these organizations: the National Cyber Security Alliance, the FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance and the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (part of the National Institute for Standards and Technology).

Time: 2 p.m. EDT/11 a.m. PDT

Details and connection information here.

#ChatSTC #ClickSmart Twitter Chat: 5 Habits of (Practically) Unhackable People
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Apr 09, 2015
Learn easy ways to secure your online accounts and make them practically unhackable. 

Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT
Guests: Intel Security (@IntelSecurity), Intel Security for Consumers (@IntelSec_Home), Center for Identity - The University of Texas at Austin (@UTCenterforID), Federal Trade Commission (@FTC), National Consumers League (@NCL_tweets), AT&T Security (@ATTSecurity), National Cyber Security Alliance (@StaySafeOnline)
Moderator: STOP. THINK. CONNECT. (@STOPTHNKCONNECT)

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.

Use Cases: Cybersecurity and Resiliency Webinar
Virtual (Webinar)
Apr 16, 2015
Join representatives from the federal government, academia and private industry to learn about greater enterprise cybersecurity risk management and changing the risk culture. There will be a panel discussion on examples of how different entities are applying greater cyber risk management and resiliency practices within their organizations.

Time: 1-2:30 p.m.

Additional information here

BBB Secure Your ID Day
Multiple cities and locations
Apr 18, 2015

Whether your important records are on paper or digital, Better Business Bureau recommends that you thoroughly destroy what you no longer need so it doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. BBBs across the country will be hosting “Secure Your ID Day” events on or about April 18, just in time to safely dispose of old information after tax day. All locations will offer document shredding and some will offer shredding of hard drives and other electronic storage devices.

What should you save and what should you destroy? BBB offers a list of the documents you need to save and for how long, and other tips to secure your identity.

Check out the Secure Your ID Day web page for information and a calendar of events.



#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: 1 p.m. PDT/4 p.m. EDT
  • Guests: STOP. THINK. CONNECT. (@STOPTHNKCONNECT), National Cyber Security Alliance (@StaySafeOnline), ESET (@ESET), Intel Security (@IntelSecurity), Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist for Intel Security (@garyjdavis), Sandra Toms, RSA Conference (@Sandra001)
  • Moderator: RSA Conference (@RSAConference)
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

#ChatDPD Twitter Chat: Time for Online Privacy Spring Cleaning
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
May 13, 2015

Spring has sprung, and now is a great time to clean up your digital exhaust. Every time you post a comment or photo, watch a video or purchase something online, you leave behind information about yourself. Our May #ChatDPD will explore ways to clean up your online presence and keep your privacy in check.

Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT

International Conference on Cyber Security (ICCS) 2015
Redlands, CA
May 16 - 17, 2015
International Conference on Cyber Security (ICCS) 2015 is an opportunity for academics, practitioners and consultants from around the world who are involved in the study, management, development and implementation of systems and concepts to combat information warfare or to improve information systems security to come together and exchange ideas. ICCS 2015 is a joint effort of the International Association of Academicians (IAASSE), the College of Business and Public Administration (Department of Information & Decision Sciences and Cyber Security Center, California State University, San Bernardino), the Center for Global Management (California State University, San Bernardino) and the International Information Management Association (IIMA). 

Additional information and registration here.

5th International Summit on the Future of Health Privacy
Georgetown Law Center, Washington, DC
Jun 3 - 4, 2015
The 2015 Health Privacy Summit once again will bring together top national and international experts, as speakers and in the audience, for two days of serious debates about urgent global health privacy issues and realistic solutions. Patients, healthcare professionals, IT innovators, the media and national and international privacy experts from consumer and civil society organizations, academia, industry and the government gather to listen and participate in vibrant discussions with world leaders and experts in privacy. The program is fast-moving, with a stimulating mix of one-on-one interviews, keynotes and panels. This event offers great networking opportunities at the meals and breaks and the Celebration of Privacy, where Patient Privacy Rights will present the Louis D. Brandeis Privacy Awards. 

Additional information and registration here.

#ChatDPD Twitter Chat: June is Internet Safety Month!
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Jun 10, 2015

June is Internet Safety Month! Privacy and safety go hand-in-hand, and that’s why this month’s #ChatDPD will focus on the best ways to manage your privacy and security. Join us for another great Twitter chat and learn tips to share with your friends and family.   

Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT



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

#ChatDPD Twitter Chat: Summertime Travel
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Jul 08, 2015

School is out, summer is in high gear, and many of us are preparing for well-deserved vacations. Join us for our next #ChatDPD to talk about things you should know about your online safety on the go. From free airport WiFi to paying for that extra suitcase, we will explore what you can do to avoid making yourself vulnerable to cybercriminals while you travel so you can focus on having a little R&R.

Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT 



#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.

#ChatDPD Twitter Chat: Back-to-School Tips for Student Privacy
Virtual (Twitter Chat)
Sep 09, 2015
Time: 3 p.m. EDT/noon PDT

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