Central Florida Area Conferences - 2008

Date Location Title Description URL
March 10-12, 2008   InfoSec World 2008 Conference & Expo
March 13, 2008   The CISO Executive Summit    
March 16-20, 2008   SPIE Defense and Security Symposium spie.org
April 18-25, 2008   SANS 2008   www.sans.org
May 5-9, 2008   DISA Customer Partnership   www.disa.mil
May 5-9, 2008   Stareast ‘08 International Conference on Software Testing, Analysis and Review www.sqe.com/stareast
May 12-16, 2008   Techmontor Conference   techmentorevents.com
June 1-6, 2008   GFirst 4th Annual Gfirst National Conference www.us-cert.gov
August 12, 2008 Orlando ISSA Central Florida Lunch-and-learn centralflorida.issa.org
August 18-20, 2008 Palm Beach   Governance, Risk & Compliance Conference www.theiia.org
8/26 - 9/25, 2008 Gainsville SANS Mentor sans.org
September 9, 2008 Orlando Infragard   ifragardorlando.org
September 9, 2008 Orlando TechTarget, Information Security Decision Conference Data Protection: Securing Data in motion, In Use and Storage events.techtarget.com
September 26, 2008 Orlando INCOSE Proposed attendee cost: $125 per person ($75 per person for INCOSE & ISSA members)
Proposed topics: Certification & Accreditation, Information Security Management, Information Risk Management
Target audience: Program Managers, Systems Engineers, Systems Integrators, Verification and Validation Engineers + Information Security Professionals (CISSPs, etc.)Tentative location = SAIC on Discovery Drive in the UCF Research Parkway area.
September 29, 2008 Buena Vista IIA Seminar Courses 15 Courses, Auditing, Governance, SOX www.theiia.org
October 8-10, 2008 Orlando ISACA IT Governance Risk and Compliance Conference www.isaca.org
October 10, 2008 Orlando ISSA ISSA Central Florida Lunch-and-learn - Putting Security Into Your Virtual World centralflorida.isaca.org
October 12 - 16, 2008 Orlando Gartner Symposium/ITxpo Security & Risk Management Agenda
Increasing security and reducing IT risk are urgent priorities in just about every business and organization today. But how do you keep up with ever-evolving threats and technologies?
October 13 - 18, 2008 Gainsville SANS Security Essentials Bootcamp sans.org
November 10-12, 2008 Orlando Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit www.gartner.com
November 14, 2008 Orlando ISSA Central Florida ½ day security conference on PCI and Identity Management centralflorida.issa.org
November 17 - 19, 2008 Kissimmee Gartner Enterprise Networking & Communications Summit Cost: $1,695.00
ISSA members receive $200 off the early bird and standard registration fees. Must call 1-866-405-2511 and mention code “ISSA” to receive this offer. It is not available on the web.
The Gartner Enterprise Networking & Communications Summit provides a perspective and vision for how the networks and communications will evolve, the best practices emerging from early adopters, and practical advice on defining an enterprise roadmap. Communication topics to be covered include unified communications, VoIP, conferencing, presence, IM, video, mobility, messaging, collaboration and contact centers. Networking topics include WAN optimization, MPLS, application acceleration, cloud-based or on-demand solutions, and security. Sessions will also address organizational issues and enterprise planning road-maps.
December 1-4, 2008 Buena Vista I/ITSEC I/ITSEC 2008 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference www.iitec.org
December 8-12, 2008 Buena Vista IIA Seminar Courses Auditing, Risk Management (18 courses) www.theiia.org
December 8-12 , 2008 Hilton Disney World Resort, Orlando The MIS Training Week 2008 18 half week courses www.misti.com
December 9 , 2008 Orlando InfraGard Orlando Digital Forensics at NCFS - J.Philip Craiger infragardorlando.org
December 11 , 2008 Samba Room, Orlando ISSA CF ISSA Central Florida – A presentation on Application White Listing by CoreTrace followed by a Holiday Reception. A drawing for the Grand Prize winner of our member survey will be held. centralflorida.issa.org
Local Conferences - 2009

National ISSA Conferences - 2008

Date Title Sponsor Description URL
September 22 - 25, 2008 ConSec 08 Symposium on Business Continuity Capitol of Texas ISSA Chapter “Risk Management & Business Continuance: Achieving Success”
Risk management-understanding current issues: concepts for organizations, identifying key characteristics, and responding to fundamental problems. Sessions will provide real, business success stories and discuss how success actually has been achieved in the work place. NOTE: Early Bird Registration until August 8th. Conference & Workshop –$455 (by 8/8); $555 (after 8/8).
Conference Only (Sep. 22-24) – $395 (by 8/8); $495 (after 8/8).
“Executive Edge” – NEW! 1 day only (Sep. 23); sessions for Senior Mgt. & Exec.
October 2-3, 2008 ISSA International Annual Meeting Colorado Springs Chapter International Annual Meeting. You will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the International President, officers, directors and the new Chapter Presidents Advisory Council (CPAC) delegates. www.issa.org
October 9, 2008 6th Annual ISSA Louisville Metro InfoSec Conference Kentuckiana ISSA Chapter Cost is $99 with an early registration discount of $20 for ISSA members who sign up before July 4th.
"Expanding Your Reach - Managing Information Security in Dynamic Environments.”
Static networks have long since fallen by the wayside. The information security community has since been struggling to find more efficient ways to manage and secure these flexible boundaries. Keynote speakers will present lively discussions on how to encompass a variety of security demands in our ever-changing environments. Keynote speakers, Kevin Beaver, Rohyt Belani, and John Strand, will be presenting their thoughts on this topic in delightfully palatable presentations.
Breakout sessions for Technical and Business/Compliance tracks will be on-going throughout the day, along with lab/demos presentations.
October 29 - 30, 2008 Rochester Security Summit ISSA Rochester Chapter Cost: $120
The Rochester Security Summit is a community focal point for education and awareness in collaboration with higher education, business and industry partners, held during National Cyber Security Awareness Month. The Summit features speakers and panels to help educate area security and IT professionals, business managers, organizations and our community on how to protect information systems and data. For more information visit the Rochester Security Summit.
Discount to ISSA members who are not members of chapter: 10% with your ISSA number.
October 30, 2008 Triangle InfoSeCon Raleigh, NC, ISSA Chapter Triangle InfoSeCon is a great opportunity to learn more about information security, talk with companies who provide security products and services, and to network with fellow information security professional. There will be two morning keynotes and four sessions in each of three tracks: Governance, Risk & Compliance, Infrastructure Security, and Application & Data Security. www.acteva.com
October 30, 2008 2008 ISSA SoCal Symposium Orange County chapter the symposium is an annual ISSA event with internationally known speakers to cover the various aspects of the symposium theme including a panel discussion on PCI compliance. Attendance also provides Continuing Professional Education (CPEs) for certified security professionals. www.issa.org
November 5-6, 2008 ISSA-LA sponsors SANS Web Application Security ISSA Los Angeles Cost:$2014 Full Retail
Discount:15% discount for ISSA Members
SANS has one of the best reputations in information security training in the business. ISSA-LA has negotiated a special 15% discount for ISSA Members and a remarkable discount of nearly 75% for education, local, county and state government.
National ISSA Conferences - 2009