Data Connectors Chicago Tech-Security December

 December 3rd, 2020  

Since 1999, Data Connectors has been conducting Cybersecurity Conferences in 50 cities annually across Canada and the United States. The one-day conferences will feature a CISO Panel, Keynote Speaker Session, plus an additional 8-10 educational speaker sessions discussing the most recent cybersecurity threats and solutions. Attendees will also have an opportunity to visit 30-60 cybersecurity … Read more

American CIO and IT Summit

 October 26th, 2020 - October 27th, 2020 

The Generis American CIO and IT Summit will set the standard on how the industry should connect and exchange ideas. The Generis American CIO and IT Summit is an event created to provide IT executives with strategic insights, latest trends, and best practices in trending technology, risk management, cyber-security, and managing talent. This unique summit … Read more

Industrial Internet of Things USA

 October 13th, 2020 - October 14th, 2020 

As the adoption of technological automation, innovation, and connectivity shift from being an advantage point to a necessity, the Industrial IoT USA summit will provide the practical expertise needed for senior professionals and forward-thinking organizations to collaborate in embracing digital transformations with security and efficiency in mind. Topics will include AI & Machine Learning, Predictive … Read more

Cyber Security for Critical Manufacturing (ManuSec) USA

 October 13th, 2020 - October 14th, 2020 

ManuSec USA is set in a world dominated by a focus on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, where manufacturers have increasingly adopted robotics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and advanced analytics. As automation becomes more integrated into society, it is paramount to address the cybersecurity risks that stem from the Industrial Internet of Things, cyber-physical security and … Read more


 September 11th, 2020 - September 12th, 2020
 Recommended Event

No need to say more, it’s aimed at hackers who want to learn more from different like-minded experts in the field. They’re so secretive that even the location is not disclosed to the public.

Cyber Security Summit: Chicago

 September 1st, 2020  

The Fifth Annual Chicago Cyber Security Summit will gather Senior Executives and C-Suite responsible for protecting their companies’ critical infrastructures with innovative solution providers and renowned information security professionals. Admission is $350 each, providing attendees with access to all Interactive Panels, Discussions, Catered Breakfast, Lunch & Cocktail Reception. There’s always a Cyber Security Summit each … Read more

CISOonline Chicago – Predictions Panel

 July 15th, 2020  
 Free Event

60+ CISOs and Top Infosec leaders join a thought-provoking audience and engage in our live CISOonline platform. What would you do with a crystal ball that told you what lurks around the corner? Today’s Infosec leaders must inherit such psychic insight to defend against tomorrow’s threats. On July 15th, meet 3 Chicago CISO psychics as … Read more

July’s ISSA Chicago Chapter Meeting

 July 9th, 2020  
 Free Event

Topic 1: Don’t let the Attackers Weaponize Fear: Malware in the time of COVID-19 Speaker: Diana Kelley, Microsoft Cybersecurity Field CTO Wherever we turn it feels like the news is all COVID-19 all the time. Many of us are feeling stressed and overwhelmed and attackers know it. At Microsoft, we’ve seen an increase in the … Read more

National Homeland Security Conference (NHSC)

 June 29th, 2020 - July 3rd, 2020
 Recommended Event

This event is aimed at Government and Law Enforcement Professionals in the United States. If you want to have an insight on how to protect your organization, then this event would be ideal.

Blue Team Con

 June 20th, 2020 - June 21st, 2020 

Blue Team Con is an information security event made for those that are performing blue team type work at companies. This means the defenders of organizations but also extends to the practitioners doing governance, compliance, risk, application security development, and more. The main goal of this conference is to have talks that are almost exclusively … Read more

Hybrid Identity Protection Tech Day: Chicago

 June 11th, 2020  

With the disappearance of the network perimeter, the last line of defense from cyberattacks has been identity. Hybrid Identity Protection (HIP) is a worldwide events series focused on helping companies meet the identity and access management challenges that arise in today’s fast-moving business environment. The event mission is to make the world a safer place … Read more

Mobile Security eSummit

 June 10th, 2020  
 Free Event

The proliferation of mobile devices in the workplace has had an immense impact on business operations. Thanks to this, today a majority of core business processes can either be accessed or executed efficiently from nearly anywhere. This has led to an explosion in mobile application downloads, but these apps are being rolled out rapidly. Given … Read more

Amid Pandemic, How Financial Services Companies are Improving Cyber Security

 May 27th, 2020 - May 28th, 2020 
 Free Event

Even as they navigate severe economic and market turmoil and increased regulatory scrutiny, financial services companies must raise their cyber security game — shoring up defenses to increase network capacity and manage remote workers, hardening payments infrastructure, and enhancing customer-facing policies and procedures. Among other things, social distancing has put financial companies’ online offerings to … Read more

Tallying attack methods on financial services in uncertain times

 May 27th, 2020  
 Free Event

Financial services organizations are prime targets for cybercriminals in the best of times. As we face a global pandemic, however, the myriad threats confronting these companies are increasingly worsening as stock markets around the globe fall to lows not seen in some 30 years. Already cyberattacks undertaken by both trusted insiders and outside miscreants hit … Read more

Ransomware eSummit

 May 20th, 2020  
 Free Event

A business falls victim to a ransomware attack every 40 seconds, adding up to a projected $11.5B in damages as of 2019. By 2021, it’s predicted that ransomware damages will reach $20B. As attackers continue to go after larger, more profitable targets, chances are these figures will continue to increase. With numerous entry points for … Read more

Insurance AI and Innovative Tech USA

 May 12th, 2020 - May 13th, 2020
 Recommended Event

We’ve recommended this conference which takes place in Chicago as a “must–attend” for those working within the AI space, especially in the state of Illinois. There’s no doubt that AI has a clear association with privacy and Cybersecurity which are two main drivers of events that we list within our directory.

ISSA Chicago Chapter May Virtual Meeting

 May 7th, 2020  
 Free Event

Join ISSA Chicago’s First Virtual meeting! Format: 5 minutes for greeting & announcements, 45 minutes for presentation, and 10 minutes for Q&A. Topic: Navigating Unchartered Territory. Bolster your security program through communication and collaboration in unpredictable times. Understand the elements that comprise a modern-day security program. Learn how to partner, and more specifically, how to … Read more

ACCELERATE Chicago | Business & Tech Leaders Meetup

 May 7th, 2020 - May 8th, 2020 

Everyone is invited to join “ACCELERATE” conference – one of the premier conferences for business and tech leaders in Chicago on May 7 – 8, 2020. Get ready for leadership new technological trends and insights, as well as inspiring speeches to explore new ways for business growth acceleration. Attending this event will enable attendees to: … Read more

PrivSec Healthcare Chicago

 May 7th, 2020  

PrivSec conferences are part of the Data Protection World Forum’s series of global events. They produce leading content for the privacy, security and governance industry. As a global B2B media publishing organization, in addition to events we also produce publications, webinars, eBooks and whitepapers. The conferences have welcomed more than 20,000 professionals globally all seeking … Read more

Data Connectors Chicago Tech-Security

 April 30th, 2020  

Since 1999, Data Connectors has been conducting Cybersecurity Conferences in 50 cities annually across Canada and the United States. The one-day conferences will feature a CISO Panel, Keynote Speaker Session, plus an additional 8-10 educational speaker sessions discussing the most recent cybersecurity threats and solutions. Attendees will also have an opportunity to visit 30-60 cybersecurity … Read more

Cybersecurity Best Practice Exchange Chicago

 April 23rd, 2020  

The Chicago Cybersecurity Best Practice Exchange is an exclusive gathering of a region’s most influential executives. The program bridges industry sectors by bringing together healthcare, government, education, and business, and ensures inclusive perspectives from across C-level security specializations. Specifically designed to be a more intimate event, The Exchange provides executives the opportunity to both dive … Read more

Cybersecurity and Fraud Summit: Chicago

 April 21st, 2020  

Taking place across four continents, ISMG’s Global Summit Series will focus on global security topics such as breach and fraud prevention and on many key industry verticals such as government, finance, retail, healthcare, and energy. All the content will be driven by ISMG’s global editorial team including executive editors from publications like BankInfoSecurity, DataBreachtoday, HealthcareInfoSecurity … Read more

FutureCon Chicago Cyber Security Conference

 March 11th, 2020  

What Are FutureCon Events? FutureCon offers an opportunity to network and learn from Cybersecurity Professionals from within the state of Illinois. The folks behind FutureCon are an experienced bunch within the Security space but also from organizing events. This year alone they’ve organized over a dozen events. In Their Own Words: FutureCon Events brings high-level … Read more

ISSA Chicago Chapter February Meeting

 February 6th, 2020  

Everyone is invited to join the ISSA Chicago Chapter for their monthly chapter meeting. The featured speaker for the February meeting is Dustin Childs, Sr. Security from Trend Micro. Hors d’oeuvres will be served. Cash bar available. ISSA Chicago Chapter members will receive a complimentary drink if they register for the meeting as members. The … Read more

Utility Cyber Security Forum December

 December 11th, 2019  Recommended Event

We’ve recommended this event as being one of the better SCADA/ICS events of the year. Taking place at the end of the year this conference has the advantage of being able to summarize the year’s news and updates within the sector and what to expect in 2020.

Connected Insurance USA

 November 20th, 2019 - November 21st, 2019 

Since the year 2000, fifty percent of the Fortune 500 companies have disappeared as they failed to stay competitive and relevant in the digital economy. Survival and future success rely on embedding speed to address customer difficulties faster than the competition, merging innovative technology with real-time data to transform product, customer experience, underwriting, and claims. … Read more

GCSI 2019 Cyber Security Conference

 November 13th, 2019  Recommended Event

We’ve recommended this event based upon the feedback we’ve heard and the fact that the organizers have made a big effort to bring more than 200 high-level cybersecurity leaders together under one roof. The organizers have also published a bunch of videos from last years event so you get a taste of what to expect with this years event.

BSides Chicago

 November 9th, 2019 - July 13th, 2019 

Founded in 2011, BSidesChicago is one of Chicago’s Premier Security Conferences and is driven by the volunteers and people who have continued to make it one of the fastest growing security conferences in the Midwest. The conference focuses on providing participants with the most recent news in information security research, development and exploits. The conference … Read more

Data Connectors Chicago Tech-Security November

 November 6th, 2019  

The Chicago Cybersecurity Conference features 40-60 vendor exhibits and 8-12 educational sessions discussing current cybersecurity threats and solutions. Your ticket includes access to these exhibits and sessions, as well as a light breakfast, full lunch, conference materials and a chance to win tech gadgets and gift cards in our prize drawing. You’ll leave our event … Read more

Cyber Insurance USA

 November 4th, 2019 - November 5th, 2019 

The quick increase in global cybercrime provides a huge growth opportunity into a new and expanding market for insurance carriers. To satisfy their cyber protection needs through the delivery of modern, bespoke and cost-effective cyber products, customers are looking to insurance carriers. With a potential cyber mass attack looming in the background, carriers must make … Read more