Top Cyber Security Conferences in 2022

Keep ahead of the latest cyber security trends with the top conferences and events for 2022!

Top Cyber Security Conferences in 2022

The Cyber Security Summits

Dates:
Throughout the year
Location:
Virtual and All Over the U.S.
Cost:
$95-$195
Who Should Attend:
C-Suite, Senior and Healthcare Executives responsible for protecting their companies' critical infrastructures and security experts
Description:
Some are specifically related to healthcare
Reasons to attend:
  • Rated as one of The Top 50 Must Attend Conferences for the last 4 years
  • Learn from renowned experts from around the globe on how to protect & defend your business from cyber attacks during interactive Panels & Fast Track Discussions
  • Evaluate & See demonstrations from dozens of cutting-edge solution providers that can best protect your enterprise from the latest threats

SecureWorld

Dates:
Throughout the year
Location:
Virtual and All Over the U.S.
Cost:
Various
Who Should Attend:
InfoSec professionals
Description:
Reasons to attend:
  • Earn CPE Credits
  • Multiple Educational Elements
  • Multiple Keynote Presentations
  • Industry Expert Panels
  • Security Vendors & Solutions
  • Network with Industry Peers
  • Meet Local Association Leaders

Enigma 2022

Dates:
February 1-3
Location:
Virtual and Santa Clara, California
Cost:
Student: $200-$500
Standard: $450-$900
Who Should Attend:
Those interested in all things cyber security
Description:
Enigma centers on a single track of engaging talks covering a wide range of topics in security and privacy. Their goal is to clearly explain emerging threats and defenses in the growing intersection of society and technology, and to foster an intelligent and informed conversation within the community and the world.

The Network and Distributed System Security (NDSS) Symposium 2022

Dates:
February 27-March 2
Location:
Virtual and San Diego, California
Cost:
Student: $50-$845
Full: $200-$1375
(Rates increase after February 7)
Who Should Attend:
  • University Researchers and Educators
  • Chief Technology and Privacy Officers
  • Security Analysts and System Administrators
  • Operations and Security Managers
Description:
  • Fosters information exchange among researchers and practitioners of computer, network and distributed system security
  • Examines practical aspects of network and distributed system security, with a focus on actual system design and implementation
  • Encourages and enable the Internet community to apply, deploy, and advance the state of practical security technologies

HIMSS

Dates:
March 14-18
Location:
Virtual and Orlando, Florida
Cost:
$50-$1995
Who Should Attend:
  • CIOs and Senior Executives
  • Providers
  • IT Professionals
  • Government Officials
  • Innovators
  • Consultants
  • Market Suppliers
Description:
Enjoy world-class education through general and specialty sessions from thought leaders sharing innovative concepts and approaches. Connect with peers to discuss today's pressing topics and explore the latest technology trends. Discover products and services, connect with startups and other innovators while networking with global colleagues.

ISC West

Dates:
March 22-25
Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada
Cost:
$74-$900
(Rates increase after February 4)
Who Should Attend:
Security & public safety professionals
Description:
  • The leading comprehensive & converged security trade event in the U.S.
  • Explore the latest technologies in Access Control, Alarms & Monitoring, and Video Surveillance
  • Discover emerging trends in Drones & Robotics, IT & IoT Security, Smart Home Solutions, and more

DEF CON 30

Dates:
April 11-14
Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada
Cost:
$300 cash
Who Should Attend:
Those interested in all things cyber security tech and hacking
Description:
One of the oldest continuously running hacker conventions around, and also one of the largest

ISACA Conference North America

Dates:
May 4-6
Location:
Virual and New Orleans, Louisiana
Cost:
Members: $795-$1295
Non-Members: $995-$1595
Who Should Attend:
Those interested in all things cyber security
Description:
Latest insights from industry leaders, opportunities to network with fellow professionals and prepare you for the increasing challenges of the fast-changing, and diversifying technology landscape

Wild West Hackin' Fest

Dates:
May 4-6
Location:
Virual and San Diego, California
Cost:
$150-$1295
Who Should Attend:
Beginners and seasoned Infosec professionals
Description:
  • Conferences serve as a crossroads for infosec professionals to respond to one others' work, which leads to new developments and fresh insights that practitioners can incorporate into practices at their own respective organizations
  • In addition to some of the best keynote speakers in the industry, conference attendees can expect to find hands-on labs and engaging workshops in a highly interactive environment
  • Training courses range from introductory-level courses that engage beginners to specialized courses focused on topics at the cutting edge of information security

Cyber Security & Cloud Congress

Dates:
May 11-12
Location:
Santa Clara, California
Cost:
Free
Who Should Attend:
  • Chief Information Security Officers
  • Chief Information Officers
  • Chief Security Architects
  • Heads of Information Security
  • Chief Compliance Officers
  • Privacy Officers
  • Data Protection Specialists
Description:
Explore cyber security and cloud technology and its impact on a range of industries including, manufacturing, transport, supply chain, government, legal sectors and financial services energy, utilities, insurance, healthcare, retail and more

IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy

Dates:
May 22-26
Location:
San Francisco, California
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
Those interested in all things computer and electronic security
Description:
The premier forum for presenting developments in computer security and electronic privacy, and for bringing together researchers and practitioners in the field

Mastercard Cybersecurity & Risk Summit

Dates:
June 6-9
Location:
Key Biscayne, Florida
Cost:
$350-$1075
(Rates increase after March 7)
Who Should Attend:
Leaders in the areas of:
  • Cyber
  • Fraud
  • Security
  • Risk
  • Operations
  • Technology
Description:
  • Gain strategic insights and best practices from industry leaders
  • Learn about the smartest products and solutions to address fraud and risk in the digital ecosystem
  • Be informed on the latest product launches and important announcements
  • Collaborate in an open forum and through intimate round-table discussions
  • Visit innovation areas featuring dedicated customer clinics lead by product and subject matter experts

RSA Conference

Dates:
June 6-9
Location:
Virtual and San Francisco, California
Cost:
$50-$1995
Who Should Attend:
Those interested in all things cybersecurity
Description:
Benefits of Attendance:
  • In-person and digital options
  • Gain practical knowledge
  • Exchange ideas
  • Connect with the latest technology

Black Hat

Dates:
August 6-11
Location:
Virtual and Las Vegas, Nevada
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
InfoSec professionals
Description:
Network with InfoSec professionals and evaluate a broad range of security products and open-source tool solutions developed by Black Hat partners.

USENIX Security Symposium

Dates:
August 10-12
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
  • Researchers
  • Practitioners
  • System administrators
  • System programmers
  • Security practitioners
Description:
Brings together researchers, practitioners, system administrators, system programmers, and others interested in the latest advances in the security and privacy of computer systems and networks

GSX - Global Security Exchange

Dates:
September 12-14
Location:
Virtual and Atlanta, Georgia
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
InfoSec professionals
Description:
  • Access CPE-eligible education on the most pressing issues impacting the profession in 2022 and beyond
  • Build or strengthen professional networks and connections
  • Develop strategies to remain resilient against evolving cyber and physical threats
  • Discover new products, technologies, and services to advance your capabilities in our expansive marketplace

IoTSSA Cybersecurity Expo Phoenix

Dates:
September 14-15
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
Cyber security IT professionals
Description:
Help protect yourselves and your clients. Their community is dedicated to providing the IT Channel with open collaboration and cyber education.

GrrCON Cyber Security Summit and Hacker Conference

Dates:
October 13-14
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
Those interested in cyber security:
  • Executives
  • Researchers
  • Industry professionals
  • Students
Description:
Information security and hacking conference that provides the Midwest InfoSec community with a fun atmosphere to come together and engage with like minded people

Authenticate

Dates:
October 17-19
Location:
Seattle, Washington
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
  • CISOs
  • Security strategists
  • Enterprise architects
  • Product and business leaders
Description:
The industry's only conference dedicated to the who, what, why and how of user authentication – with a focus on the FIDO standards-based approach

ISC East

Dates:
November 16–17
Location:
New York, New York
Cost:
TBA
Who Should Attend:
  • Residential & Commercial Dealers/Installers
  • System Integrators
  • IT Integrators/VARs
  • End-Users from various vertical markets
  • Law Enforcement & Public Safety
  • Central Station Owners/Managers
  • Security Specifiers & Consultants
Description:
  • Learn and evaluate the latest technologies and solutions from premier exhibiting brands
  • One-on-one conversations with top innovators
  • High-quality special events
  • Cutting-edge education and training
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