Press Release


 ISACA Announces 2018 Slate of Events for Technology Professionals Around the Globe 

Rolling Meadows, IL, USA (9 January 2018)—ISACA, a global association serving technology audit, assurance, governance and cybersecurity professionals, announced its 2018 event schedule, which includes learning opportunities focused on innovation, emerging technologies, best practices and professional development.

ISACA’s Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) helps organizations build qualified cybersecurity workforces and technology professionals advance their careers. The skills-based training and performance-based testing addresses the growing demand for cybersecurity education and upskilling around the world. The 2018 CSX conferences include events set for North America and Europe locations. Additionally, ISACA offers week-long trainings, CSX boot camps, online webinars and on-site trainings for expanded educational opportunities.

The 2018 CACS conferences, in North America, Europe, the Oceania region and Latin America, will offer educational sessions in audit and assurance, big data, risk management, governance and more.
ISACA 2018 conferences will include options for pre- and post-conference workshops for in-depth, hands-on training, programs in support of ISACA’s SheLeadsTech™ initiative, and networking. ISACA’s 2018 conferences and educational events are below. For a list of courses and the full schedule, visit

2018 ISACA Events

CACS Conferences

The CACS Conferences are the premier events for audit/assurance, COBIT, compliance, risk, security, and strategy/governance professionals. Knowledge, tools and strategies will be shared at all levels of expertise. 

CSX Conferences

The 2018 CSX conferences explore the latest cybersecurity threats, challenges and opportunities, providing fresh insights to better understand how to fight cybercriminals and innovative solutions to safeguard enterprises. Cybersecurity professionals receive networking, education and professional developmental to add competitive advantage in their roles and bring actionable items back to their organizations.

GRC Conference

The Governance, Risk, and Control Conference offers an immersive event featuring networking, education and professional developmental specific to internal audit and IT risk professionals.

  • GRC Conference, co-hosted with The IIA, 13-15 August 2018, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Training Weeks

ISACA offers a variety of week-long, in-depth courses on topics such as IT assurance, governance, risk, cloud computing, privacy, and cybersecurity. For more information, visit Dates and locations in 2018 include:

  • San Jose, California, USA—26-29 March 2018
  • Miami, Florida, USA—23-26 April 2018
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA—7-10 May 2018
  • Los Angeles, California, USA—14-17 May 2018
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA—4-7 June 2018
  • Chicago, Illinois, USA—11-14 June 2018
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA—18-21 June 2018
  • Los Angeles, California, USA—16-19 July 2018
  • Miami, Florida, USA—30 July-2 August 2018
  • Chicago, Illinois, USA—6-9 August 2018
  • Costa Mesa, California, USA—24-27 September 2018
  • Atlanta, Georgia, USA—8-11 October 2018
  • San Jose, California, USA—12-15 November 2018
  • San Diego, California, USA—4-7 December 2018
  • Tampa, Florida, USA—10-13 December 2018

Virtual Training

In addition to in-person training, ISACA also offers virtual training for topic areas ranging from exam prep to cybersecurity to soft skills training. Attendees receive expert-led instruction from a live trainer remotely. View more information. Courses available in 2018 include:

  • Cybersecurity for Auditors
  • CISA Exam Prep Course
  • CISM Exam Prep Course
  • CRISC Exam Prep Course


Online Webinars

ISACA offers free webinars throughout the year. ISACA members may earn free continuing professional education credits (CPE) for attending ISACA webinars. For more information, visit

On-Site Trainings

ISACA’s On-Site Training can bring a variety of courses designed for IT assurance, control, security and governance professionals to a convenient location or within an enterprise. For information, visit

For additional information on ISACA’s global events and education, visit



Nearing its 50th year, ISACA ( is a global association helping individuals and enterprises achieve the positive potential of technology. Today’s world is powered by technology, and ISACA equips professionals with the knowledge, credentials, education and community to advance their careers and transform their organizations. ISACA leverages the expertise of its half-million engaged professionals in information and cyber security, governance, assurance, risk and innovation, as well as its enterprise performance subsidiary, CMMI Institute, to help advance innovation through technology. ISACA has a presence in more than 188 countries, including more than 215 chapters and offices in both the United States and China.




Michelle Micor, +1 .847. 385.7217,
Jay Schwab, +1.847.660.5693,