June 12 - 13, 2019
Sheraton Grand Seattle, 1400 6th Avenue, Seattle, WA
IANS 2019 Seattle Information Security Forum delivers an immersive curriculum with over 30+ sessions led by esteemed IANS Faculty, global information security thought leaders and solution providers. Attend the two-day Forum to gain actionable technical solutions and leadership insights focused on current and emerging challenges facing enterprise security leaders. Network with peers to benchmark your information security practices and engage with IANS Faculty during interactive sessions.
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Tim Medin is the founder and Principal Consultant at Red Siege, a company focused to adversary emulation and penetration testing. Tim is also the SANS MSISE Program Director and a course author. Through the course of his career, Tim has performed penetration tests on a wide range of organizations and technologies. He gained information security experience in a variety of industries including previous positions in control systems, higher education, financial services, and manufacturing. Tim is an experienced international speaker, having presented to a organizations around the world. Tim is also the creator of the Kerberoasting, a technique to extract Kerberos tickets in order to offline attack the password of enterprise service accounts. Tim earned his MBA through the University of Texas.
Josh has more than eighteen years of experience in security, IT, development and system and network administration. Currently, he runs Eyra Security, a security and business improvement consulting firm based in Minneapolis, MN. Josh holds several security and technical certifications and has served in a leadership position on several security-focused groups. He has written several books on I.T. and Information Security, with the aim of applying to I.T. lessons learned from outside the core discipline, such as Agile/Lean Principles, Natural History, Psychology, Economics and Complexity Science. Josh specializes in the overlap between security and business practices, including vendor/customer management, technology transitions, and security as competitive advantage.
Teri Radichel has over 25 years of technology experience. She has helped a number of companies with cloud security and helped multiple companies move to the cloud including Capital One, the first major US Bank to move to AWS. Teri has written many articles and research papers about cloud security and holds numerous security certifications. She provides security consulting through 2nd Sight Lab and teaches cloud security classes for SANS Institute. Teri is an AWS Hero and received the 2017 SANS Difference Makers Award for security innovation. Teri has been selected to speak at many security and cloud conferences including RSA and AWS re:Invent. You can follow her on twitter @teriradichel. Fun fact: She taught herself to program BASIC in grade school on a TI/994A.
Mike has been in the information security industry for over 10 years. He is currently President and Analyst at Securosis, a firm exclusively focused on information security and research analysis. He started Security Incite in 2006 to provide the "voice of reason" in what was considered an overhyped, yet underwhelming security industry. After a brief detour as SVP, Strategy and Chief Marketing Officer at eIQNetworks, Mike joined Securosis at the start of 2010 with a "rejuvenated cynicism" about security. In 2007, Mike published "The Pragmatic CSO" to introduce technically oriented security professionals to the nuances of what is required to become a senior security professional.
Dave is Lead Faculty at IANS. He is the Founder and Principal Consultant with Voodoo Security, and has consulted with hundreds of organizations in the areas of security, regulatory compliance, and network architecture and engineering. Dave is also a SANS analyst, instructor, and course author, as well as a board member with the SANS Technology Institute. He is a VMware vExpert, and has extensive experience designing and configuring secure virtualized infrastructures. He's the author of the Sybex book "Virtualization Security: Protecting Virtualized Environments", leads the Atlanta chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance, and co-chairs the CSA Top Threats to Cloud Working Group. Dave has previously worked as CSO for Configuresoft, CTO for the Center for Internet Security, and has also worked as a security architect, analyst, and manager for several Fortune 500 companies. Dave has his CISSP and SANS GIAC, and received his Bachelor's degree in Microbiology/Psychology and Computer Information Systems, and also has an MBA from GA Tech, GA State, and Kennesaw State University. When he has time, Dave enjoys running, camping, cooking and playing music (piano, guitar and DJing).
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Free Wi-Fi will be provided throughout the Forum in conference areas.
When attending an IANS Information Security Forum, you will have the opportunity to take part in technical and strategic Roundtable sessions that discuss the latest issues and trends found in the market. These Roundtable discussions are led by IANS Faculty who are also long-time information security practitioners. You will also have the chance to network with industry peers and learn about the newest technologies and services during any one of our Technology Spotlight sessions.
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There will be chances to network with your peers during the lunches, breaks and the networking reception at the end of day one.
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IANS offers a Silver, Gold and Platinum level sponsorship. Please visit the Event Sponsors Page for more information.
Attendees may earn up to 16 credits through our partnership with (ISC)2. Attendees must check in at registration each morning to receive their 8 credits for Day 1 and Day 2. Attendees will receive a Certificate of Completion one week after the forum concludes for any other certification needs. If you have provided IANS with your CISSP # during the registration process then we will automatically submit to (ISC)2.
The Forum is complimentary and open to active Information Security Professionals from private and public sector corporations and organizations.
The Forum officially begins on Day 1 at 7:30am and ends on Day 2 at 4:40pm.
IANS requests that cancellations please be submitted two weeks prior to a Forum. Reserved seats are limited.
If you have booked a hotel room with IANS during the registration process or you have reached out to an IANS team member regarding booking a room, please note the Westin Charlotte has a cancellation policy of 72 hours. If you do not cancel your reservation through your online registration or in writing to IANS, you will be charged for the night(s) in which you have failed to cancel.
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IANS is committed to providing a harassment-free conference experience for all attendees, sponsors, speakers and staff regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, national origin, ethnicity, political affliction or religion.
IANS expects all participants to behave in a professional manner. IANS will not condone any form of sexual language and imagery, verbal threats or demands, offensive comments, intimidation, stalking, sustained disruption of session or events, inappropriate physical contract, and unwelcomed sexual attention.
If any form of written, social media, verbal, or physical harassment is reported, participant will be asked to stop and expected to comply immediately. Offender will be subject to expulsion from the conference.
If you are being harassed or notice someone being harassed, please contact the event staff. In the event of an emergency situation, please contact local authorities immediately.
We expect participants to follow these rules at all event venues and event-related social activities.
All hotel requests must be made through the registration site.
Most of our hotel venues have a 72 hour cancellation policy. You must cancel by contacting one of the IANS team members or through the online registration. If you fail to do so you will be charged for the night(s) in which you have failed to cancel.
IANS does not cover any parking.
IANS provides a room block for forum events. There will be a limited number of rooms available at the discounted rate.
You will receive a hotel confirmation number 2 weeks prior to the Forum.
IANS Forum content is designed for senior-level information security executives across all industries. Attendees include CISOs, CIOs, VPs and Managing Directors of Information Security, Senior Information Security Architects, and Senior Information Security Engineers.**CPE credits will be awarded for attending the event.
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