Press Release


 ISACA and Infosecurity Group Announce Partnership Behind Next-Generation North American Information Security Event 

2019 conference and exhibition combines forces of global information security industry leaders

Schaumburg, IL, USA (14 November 2018)—ISACA, the leading global association for IT audit, risk, governance and security professionals, and Infosecurity Group, Europe’s leading information security event, are partnering to produce the most progressive information security event in North America.

Infosecurity ISACA North America Expo and Conference will debut in New York City’s Javits Convention Center 20-21 November 2019. The event will leverage ISACA’s Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) community and solutions with Infosecurity Group, Reed Exhibition’s immersive event series staged worldwide for the infosecurity industry.

ISACA will bring experience developed since the 2015 launch of its CSX Conferences, expert workshop series, certification preparation sessions, and latest developments related to the CSX Training Platform, all to the new event programming. Infosecurity, which entered the North American conference arena in 2017, will build on its strengths in industry expositions, media, immersive learning and leadership networks.

Across workshop, conference programs and exhibition, the first-time 2019 event is expected to draw more than 2,000 attendees and more than 120 exhibitors. Professionals can gain a range of CPE for attending the conference and associated events.

“Many in ISACA’s global professional community already hold Infosecurity’s portfolio in high regard and attend Infosec events,” said Gary Van Prooyen, ISACA Vice President of Marketing and Communications. “By partnering with Infosecurity in a wholly new enterprise, and launching this event in our 50th anniversary year, ISACA will deliver expanded programming, opportunities and incredible experiences to professionals and enterprises facing ever-increasing information and cybersecurity challenges.”

“Infosecurity event attendees, and ISACA’s professionals worldwide, are on the information and cyber front lines, implementing the latest technologies, building the cybersecurity workforce in critical demand today and tomorrow,” said John Hyde, Director of Infosecurity North America. “By coming together behind one comprehensive conference and exhibition experience, Infosecurity and ISACA will set the standard for a spectrum of attendees seeking solutions, innovations, and expertise--from practical advice to leadership inspiration.”

In anticipation of the event partnership in 2019, ISACA experts are participating in the Infosecurity North America Conference and Expo opening today and held through Thursday, 15 November 2018, also at the Javits Center in New York City. Further program details for the 2019 conference and exhibition will be disclosed there.

Additional early information on the event can be obtained by visiting Registration for the Infosecurity ISACA Expo and Conference 2019 is expected to open later this year.


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 450,000 engaged professionals in information and cybersecurity, 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 217 chapters worldwide and offices in both the United States and China.

About Infosecurity Group

With 20+ years of experience in providing year-round education and networking opportunities for visitors, solution providers and thought-leaders alike, the Infosecurity Group brings the global information security community together in person, in print and online ( Featuring the award-winning Infosecurity Magazine and 8 established events around the globe, we help over 300,000+ security professionals to reach “everyone and everything you need to know about information security.”



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