SANS Austin Winter 2020

 January 6th, 2020 - January 11th, 2020 

There are many layers to cybersecurity, but the most critical layer is you. Time and again, the difference between failure and success is not a product or a service; it is having the right people in the right places. Since information security is continually evolving, success requires committing to a career of learning, from the … Read more

SANS Austin 2019

 November 18th, 2019 - November 23rd, 2019 

SANS instructors are active security practitioners and expert teachers and they will be coming at SANS Austin 2019 on November 18 – 23, 2019 to help you strengthen your security skillset with cutting-edge training. Their passion for the topics they teach shines through, making the SANS classroom effective and dynamic. Each instructor will bring a … Read more

Lonestar Application Security Conference (LASCON)

 October 24th, 2019 - October 25th, 2019 Recommended Event

A conference organized by OWASP, LASCON is held annually in Austin, Texas since 2010. This year’s conference will feature Tanya Janca of Microsoft and John Bambenek of ThreatSTOP. Network with over 400 web app developers, security engineers, mobile developers and information security professionals.

Central Texas Regional CIO Conference

 August 15th, 2019  

This yearly Central Texas Regional CIO Conference brings local government IT leaders together to discuss timely topics of interest for their organizations. The interactive and educational format will provide a forum for collaboration and mutual support among regional CIOs and their staffs to more effectively meet the IT needs of their agencies and stakeholders. The … Read more

Data Connectors Austin Tech-Security

 August 15th, 2019 - August 15th, 2019 

Data Connectors has been conducting Cybersecurity Conferences in 50 cities each year across the United States and Canada since 1999. Their one-day conferences will feature a Keynote Speaker Session with an additional of 8 – 10 educational speaker sessions who will discuss the most recent cybersecurity threats and solutions, a CISO panel discussion and cybersecurity … Read more

SANS DFIR Summit & Training

 July 25th, 2019 - August 1st, 2019 

The annual SANS Digital Forensics & Incident Response (DFIR) Summit is one of the most comprehensive DFIR events of the year, bringing together an influential group of professionals, immersion-style training and industry networking opportunities in one place. Over the course of this eight-day training event, you’ll enjoy: Highly technical Summit talks – the industry’s top … Read more

Digital Summit Austin

 June 4th, 2019 - June 5th, 2019 

Digital Summit, produced by TechMedia, is one of the leading national series of strategies and digital marketing. Thousands of entrepreneurs, digital marketing leaders, and innovators rely on Digital Summit each year to stay a step ahead in the ever-changing digital economy. Their mission is to connect, educate and foster growth across each region’s digital marketing … Read more

Ignite Conference USA

 June 3rd, 2019 - June 6th, 2019 Recommended Event

We’ve flagged this as being a particular good Cybersecurity Conference to attend in Austin, Texas. The main focus seems to be on Network Security, Endpoint Security, and Cloud Security.

Security Education Week

 June 3rd, 2019 - June 7th, 2019 

The Security Education Week events are created for cybersecurity experts currently employed at electric utilities in North America. Instructors will include some of the brightest minds in the utility security industry teaching a wide range of technical topics relevant to the industry. Topics will include Threat Hunting, Technical Security Assessments, Network Packet Analysis, security exercises, … Read more

Texas Digital Government Summit

 May 29th, 2019 - May 30th, 2019 

Government Technology’s passion is to help spur innovation and spread best practices in the public sector. The Texas Digital Government Summit is created to do just that. The summit will have an advisory board that will gather private and public sector leaders to create an agenda that is relevant and actionable to the state and … Read more

DevOpsDays Austin

 May 2nd, 2019 - May 3rd, 2019 

Devopsdays is a worldwide series of technical conferences covering topics of software development, IT infrastructure operations, and the intersection between them. Each event is run by volunteers from the local area. Most devopsdays events feature a combination of curated talks (see open calls for proposals ) and self organized open space content. Topics often include … Read more

SANS Pen Test Austin 2019

 April 29th, 2019 - May 4th, 2019 Recommended Event

SANS Pen Test Austin 2019 is truly a special event that will provide you with the opportunity to add new pen testing/ethical hacking skills to your arsenal, network and collaborate with like-minded professionals, put your skills to the test through various challenges, learn skills to better protect your organization and make yourself invaluable. Below are … Read more

InfoSec Southwest (ISSW)

 March 29th, 2019 - March 31st, 2019 

InfoSec Southwest is an information security and hacking conference held annually in Austin, Texas. ISSW will provide an environment for participants to benefit from the broad scope of topics and open forums offered. Expand your skills at a conference designed and hosted by the local Austin hacker community. Covering a multitude of subjects ranging from … Read more

BSides Austin

 March 28th, 2019 - March 29th, 2019 

BSides Austin is a volunteer-run information security unconference and considered as one of the largest annual security conference in Texas. Their program focuses on high-quality content, and they’re smaller, more intimate networking atmosphere fosters strong audience participation and overall group interaction. For 2019, BSides Austin will have a Mental Health Hackers Village. It is dedicated … Read more

Cyber-Augmented Operations Technical Symposium

 March 26th, 2019  

Operationalizing the Technical Advantage This event will focus on the employment of cyber technologies – human assistance, artificial intelligence, machine learning, augmented reality, and decision support systems, just to name a few. In particular, the symposium will address the current difficulties facing combatant commands and develop recommendations on how to best leverage the opportunities arising … Read more

MSP World Conference & Expo

 March 24th, 2019 - March 26th, 2019 

The MSPWorld Conference & Expo is the event created for managed services professionals, by managed services professionals. This conference is only available only by MSPs and will focus on small, peer lead groups exchanging ideas (and information) in a safe, secure, and structured way. This two-day conference is designed to be a high impact, where … Read more

SANS Austin 2018

 November 26th, 2018  

As cyber security threats change daily and attacks become more aggressive, SANS helps you stay ahead of the curve by providing unique, hands-on immersion training you can implement the day you return to work. At SANS Austin 2018 (November 26-December 1), industry leaders will teach you new skills to help you better anticipate security risks … Read more

Lonestar Application Security Conference (LASCON)

 October 25th, 2018 - October 26th, 2018 

The Lonestar Application Security Conference (LASCON) is an OWASP conference held annually in Austin, TX. It is a gathering of 400+ web app developers, security engineers, mobile developers and information security professionals. LASCON is held in Texas where more Fortune 500 companies call home than any other state and it is held in Austin which … Read more

AI Hunting Tour – Austin

 October 23rd, 2018  

Not just your typical product demo or attack simulation. We’re taking a closer look at how to empower you — the defender — with Ai Hunting technology. We start with the full view of a real-life cyber attack and then zoom in on the viewpoint of the defender. See the malicious operation from the defender’s … Read more

Privacy. Security. Risk. (PSR)

 October 18th, 2018 - October 19th, 2018 

P.S.R. brings together the best of the best in privacy and cloud security, with innovative cross-education and stellar networking.

IoT6 Exchang‍‍‍e Smart Cities Summit

 October 17th, 2018 - October 19th, 2018 

Cities must become technology epicenters if they plan to survive and thrive, ‍‍‍else risk becoming modern day ghost towns. Creating the avenues to become a smart city is both a business and an ethical mandate for municipal leaders. This fall’s IoT6 Exchange Smart Cities hosted summit will bring together thought leaders, technology decision-makers, and vendors … Read more

Data Connectors Austin Tech-Security

 September 27th, 2018  

The Austin Cyber Security Conference features several vendor exhibits and there will also be a bunch of IT Security educational speaker sessions discussing current tech-security issues such as cloud security, email and social media security, VoIP, LAN security, wireless security, USB drives security & more. It is worth mentioning that these events are valid for … Read more

SANS DFIR Summit & Training 2018

 June 7th, 2018 - June 14th, 2018 

The annual SANS Digital Forensics & Incident Response (DFIR) Summit is the most comprehensive DFIR event of the year, bringing together an influential group of experts, immersion-style training, and industry networking opportunities in one place. Over the course of this eight-day training event, you’ll enjoy: – Highly technical digital forensics and incident response presentations from … Read more

DOE Cyber Conference

 June 4th, 2018 - June 7th, 2018 

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Cyber Conference is designed to bring together the DOE enterprise, the federal interagency, academia, international partners, and private industry to advance cyber and IT modernization efforts across DOE’s diverse and shared missions. The Conference will be an interactive forum for communication, collaboration, and training, as well as a platform for … Read more

Texas Digital Government Summit

 May 30th, 2018 - May 31st, 2018Recommended Event

Government Technology’s passion is helping spread best practices and spurring innovation in the public sector. The Texas Digital Government Summit is designed to do just that. The summit has an advisory board that gathers public sector and private sector leaders to create an agenda designed to make that passion relevant and actionable to the state … Read more

CyberHub Summit Austin

 May 3rd, 2018  

CyberHub Summit transforms knowledge into security. We educate executives and business owners of any technological background by centralizing global solutions and knowledge into one venue. We believe in order to protect your business from cyber threats, leadership should understand cyber security threats and solutions and gain this knowledge from world class experts.

InfoSec Southwest (ISSW)

 April 11th, 2018 - April 13th, 2018 

InfoSec Southwest is an annual information security and hacking conference held in Austin, Texas. ISSW provides an environment for attendees to benefit from the broad scope of topics and open forums offered. Expand your skills at a conference designed and hosted by the local Austin hacker community. Covering a multitude of subjects ranging from deep … Read more

SANS Pen Test Austin 2018

 March 19th, 2018 - March 24th, 2018 

SANS Pen Test Austin is six days of in-depth, hands-on ethical hacking, penetration testing, and exploit development training for professionals who need to know how to find vulnerabilities within their organizations, understand risk, and prioritize resources based on potential real-world attacks. Choose from 11 courses designed to help you develop pen test skills.

BSides Austin

 March 8th, 2018 - March 9th, 2018 

What is BSides? BSides is a community-driven framework for organizing and holding information security conferences, a concept that began in the US in 2009. Because the call for papers that year for Black Hat Vegas was oversubscribed, a number of quality speakers were rejected—not because of lack of quality but of lack of space and … Read more

Art into Science – A Conference for Defense

 January 30th, 2018 - February 2nd, 2018 

ACOD GOALS: Push the Art to a Science: Creating a Professional Discipline To mature our practice, we need to be able to share our methodologies in a systematic and consistent way. We have many professionals in the security industry, but do not have a professional discipline. We’d like to philosophically discuss concepts in security, push … Read more