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2017 -2018 Board of Directors Election Results

The elections concluded on Friday, June 9, 2017.  Thank you to all who voted.
Effective July 1, 2017, the newly elected Board of Directors is:

President, Alexander Abramov
1st Vice President, Karen Alexander
2nd Vice President, Raisa Serebrenik
Treasurer, Jotham Nyamari
Recording Secretary, Wei Tschang
Corresponding Secretary, Farid Abdelkader

Directors: Rochelle Brenner, Sabine Charles, Anthony Dupree, Satish Malla, Timothy Mortimer, Sharon Parker, Matthew Poswolsky, James Powers, Michael Shanahan, Mark Springer, Kwongmei (May) To, Stephen Valance, Alyssa Vumbaco, Julianne Wu.

Marguerite McCarthy will serve as the Immediate Past President.



New York Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference -
October 4-5, 2017

The annual New York Metro Joint Cyber Security Conference aims to craft an Insightful journey into all that is cybersecurity in support of Dept of Homeland Security's National Cyber-Security Awareness Month #NCSAM. NYMJCSC will deliver education and best practice solutions offered by internationally recognized subject matter experts and industry leaders.    Sponsor Opportunities are available. Visit nymjcsc.org for registration and more information.

SAVE THE DATE! North East Annual Cybersecurity Summit -
October 17, 2017

This premier cybersecurity event for senior management, board directors, and technology professionals will deliver insights to a secure digital business future.  The comprehensive agenda addresses the latest threats, and strategies for governance, risk management, and auditing.


Membership Events

Susan G Komen Race for the Cure 5K Walk/Run - September 10, 2017 - Central Park, NYC
Annual Golf Outing - September 14, 2017
Fall Membership Meeting  - October 30, 2017

For future membership events, visit the membership tab.


Education Opportunities

Data Privacy for IT Auditors and Security Professionals - September 13 -14, 2017 - This is a two-day seminar, combining lecture with a hands-on, case study based workshop that introduces I.T. Auditors and Information Security Professionals to the principles, practices, legislation and governance of Personal Information Privacy.  It includes standards, methodology and audit and review techniques for both business and Information Technology resilience and recoverability.  Registration and information.

Other training classes offered by the Chapter are listed here.


International Conference On Cyber Security - January 8th to January 11th 2018- ICCS 2018 is a four-day event featuring more than 60 unique lectures from keynote, distinguished, plenary, and parallel speakers who will discuss emerging technologies, operations and enforcement, and real life experiences. ICCS 2018 presents exceptional opportunities to meet and talk with some of the greatest cybersecurity experts in the world.  Registration and information.

Learn more at the ICCS 2018 Insider Threat Panel, to be moderated by Ed Stroz, co-founder and president of Stroz Friedberg, LLC (an Aon Company). Joining him on the panel will be Lonny Anderson, former director of operations for the National Security Agency; Rick Howard, chief security officer for Palo Alto Networks; and noted psychologist Eric Shaw, Ph.D.

The International Conference on Cyber Security 2018 registration fee is $895 per person. The LEW and CST workshops cost an additional $75 each. Select New York City hotel rates are available. Registrations are handled on a first-come, first-served basis. The conference will sell out, so register early! 

Check out 
iccs.fordham.edu for additional conference details and updated information.


Fall 2017 Certification Exam Review Classes

  Discounted registration price ends on September 25, 2017 at 9PM.

 The late registration will be closed on October 6, 2017 at 9:00 pm. 


CISA Exam Review Class (onsite & live broadcast webinar) - (3 days) Sunday, October 22, October 29, and November 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM (EST).


CISA Exam Review Class & IT Boot Camp (package) – (4 days) Sunday, October 22, October 29, November 5, and November 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM (EST).


CRISC Exam Review Class (onsite & live broadcast webinar) – (3 days) Wednesday, October 25, Thursday, October 26, and Friday, October 27, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM (EST).


CISM Exam Review Webinar - (4 days) Monday, October 16, October 23, October 30, and November 6, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM (EST).


CGEIT Exam Review Webinar (4 days) Tuesday, October 17, October 24, October 31, and November 7, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM (EST).


IT Boot Camp Webinar for CISA/CISM/CRISC (those whose IT background is weak) – (1 day) Sunday, November 5, 2017 from 9:00 AM-5:30 PM (EST).


Cryptography Webinar (bonus) – (3 hours) Wednesday, November 8, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM (EST).

A FREE webinar will be offered to all CISA, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT, and IT Boot Camp attendees. The registration link will be sent directly to all registered attendees one week before the class. 


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities arise periodically, and change from time to time, for both ISACA and the local Chapter (New York Metropolitan).  ISACA and the Chapter have separate opportunity channels, each with its own information webpages and application forms and processes. 

ISACA's current volunteer opportunities and applications are available on ISACA's volunteer webpages.

The Chapter's typical volunteer tasks are listed on the Chapter's volunteer webpage.  After reviewing the Chapter's typical tasks, email information about your interest to volunteer@isacany.org.  When you register to volunteer for the Chapter, specific opportunities available at that time will be presented.