CSX Europe 


CSX 2017 Europe Highlights Video

Invitation Video Watch Now >>



Tuesday Lunch Keynote

Raj Samani
Chief Scientist, McAfee Fellow at McAfee
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Closing Keynote Presentation

Dr. Mary Aiken
Forensic Cyberpsychologist and 2017 InfoSecurity Europe Hall of Fame Inductee
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Robert StroudRobert Stroud
Past Chair of ISACA Board of Directors
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Monday Morning Opening Keynote Presentation

Ade McCormack
Advisor, Blogger, Technologist, Astrophysicist, Author, Keynote
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Christos DimitriadiChristos Dimitriadi
Past Chair of ISACA Board of Directors
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Tuesday Morning Keynote Presentation

Nick Coleman
Global Head, Cyber Sec Intel at IBM
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Early Bird savings are still available—Register and pay in full by 23 October and save US $200 off of the standard registration rate!


Attend the Cyber Security Event Designed for You

Be a part of a dynamic and collaborative learning event coming this October—CSX 2017 Europe.

CSX 2017 enables you to:

  • Stay on top of the latest cyber security trends, further your cyber career, and make new connections with professionals around the world.
  • Join a global conversation with professionals facing the same challenges as you at the nexus—where all things cyber security meet.
  • Embrace fresh insights, better understand your enemy and discover solutions that will help you safeguard the future of your organisation.
  • Go from prevention and protection to possibilities that will add to your personal value and enterprise’s competitive advantage.


Interact with attendees from Europe and around the world. Experience unique opportunities to gain hands-on skills and invaluable knowledge in the dynamic fields of cyber security and information security. Cyber security doesn’t go on holiday and it doesn’t sleep. You need to be aware of the most effective tactics and tools to meet the ever-growing threat. CSX 2017 offers keynote speakers and sessions that dive deep into what you need to know now.

Make plans today to join the thought (and action) leaders in cyber security 30 October –1 November 2017 in London, UK, one of Europe’s major hubs for business, technology and cyber security.

This is a great opportunity to amplify your knowledge and earn up to 32 CPE credits! Brought to you by ISACA’s globally respected Cybersecurity Nexus™ (CSX), which is dedicated to helping professionals like you build timely knowledge and effective cyber skills.

Be part of this one-of-a-kind experience:

“If you want to stay up to date on cyber security, this is the conference to attend.”
“A melting pot of global security professionals identifying future cyber challenges to address them today.”


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Earn up to 32 CPE hours by attending this conference.



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Intercontinental London - The O2

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  • Join your colleagues.
  • Expand your networking opportunities.
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  • Increase your member and vendor contacts.
  • Interact with speakers who provide insight on IT audit and related topics.

Return to the office motivated to contribute to your enterprise's success and immediately apply what you learned.


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SSH Communications



Digital Shadows





Join us for high-impact sessions uniquely built around a multitude of cyber tracks. CSX sessions provide unique opportunities to learn from top experts in the field. Each track is offered in 2 levels of complexity: Essential and Advanced. At CSX 2017 Europe you will find an unparalleled degree of customization for your conference education experience.

What is CSX Europe?

The CSX Europe Conference is one of ISACA’s primary annual events focused on cyber security, current cyber threats, and security. The event centers on cyber security leaders providing attendees with sessions focused on cyber security training, tools, and tactics.


2-Day Workshops; Pre-Conference (14 CPE)

Saturday, 28 October | 9:00 – 17:00
Sunday, 29 October | 9:00 – 17:00

As the program is developed, check back for updates!



1-Day CISO Forum

Monday, 30 October 2017 | 10:00 - 17:00

Request for invitation necessary. Click here to proceed.







Christos Dimitriadi

Christos Dimitriadi | Monday, 30 October 8:30 – 9:30
Past Chair of ISACA Board of Directors




Ade McCormack | Monday, 30 October 8:30 – 9:30
Advisor, Blogger, Technologist, Astrophysicist, Author, Keynote




Nick Coleman | Tuesday, 31 October 8:30 – 9:30
Global Head, Cyber Sec Intel at IBM




Raj Samani | Tuesday, 31 October 13:30 – 14:30
Chief Scientist, McAfee Fellow at McAfee




Robert StroudRobert Stroud | Wednesday, 1 November 12:30 – 1:30
Past Chair of ISACA Board of Directors




Dr. Mary Aiken | Wednesday, 1 November 12:30 – 1:30
CyberPsychologist, Author, Keynote





Saturday, 28 October 2017


7:00 – 17:00

Workshop Registration Open

7:30 – 9:00

Workshop Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 17:00

WS1-Cybersecurity Fundamentals (Part 1)
WS2-Red & Blue Teaming (Part 1)

Sunday, 29 October 2017


8:00 – 19:00

Workshop Registration Open

8:00 – 9:00

Workshop Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 17.00

WS1-Cybersecurity Fundamentals (Part 2)
WS2-Red & Blue Teaming (Part 2)

17:30 – 18:30

Welcome Reception

Monday, 30 October 2017


7:30 – 8:30

Coffee & Tea Service in Innovation Exchange

8:00 – 17:00

Conference Registration Open

8:30 – 9:30

Opening Keynote – Ade McCormack: Biz 4.0

9:30 – 10:00

Morning Networking Break

10:00 – 11:00

111–Art of Performing Risk Assessment
112–Meeting Evolving Demands for Cloud Security & Privacy in Europe Using a Common Control Framework
113–How to Perform Reconnaissance with Kali Tools
114–The Cyber Threat Landscape & Threat Analysis

11:00 – 11:15

Movement Break

11:15 – 12:15

121–Advanced Persistent Security
122–Encryption to Policy Practice: Lower Risk
123–Rise of the Machines: Protecting the New Identities
124–Security Incident Response Best Practices

12:15 – 13:30


13:30 – 14:30

GDPR - Where to Start and How to Stay on Course

14:45 – 15:45

131–Assessing the Targeted Cyber Threat
132–Prioritize Vulnerability Remediation in the Cloud
133–SSH Guidance: What Does it Mean to You?
134–Outsmarting Malware: The Big (Data) Picture

15:45 – 16:15

Networking Break

16:15 – 17:15

141–GDPR Business Implementation
142–Social Media: Manage the Security
143–GDPR enabled SDDC – What Organizations Need to Know
144–SHA-1 Foreshadows Future Struggles

17:15 – 17:30

Refreshment Break

17:15 – 19:15

Networking Reception

17:30 – 18:00

SES1–The New Era of Cyber-Threats: The Shift to Self-Learning, Self-Defending Networks
SES2–It is All About the DATA!!
SES3–Navigating Infosecurity’s Role in GDPR Compliance

18:15 – 18:45

SES5–Attackers are Monitoring Your Digital Footprint, are You?

Tuesday, 31 October 2017


7:30 – 8:30

Coffee & Tea Service in Innovation Exchange

7:30 – 17:15

Conference Registration Open

8:30 – 9:30

Tuesday Morning Keynote – Nick Coleman: Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Orchestration—A Game Changer?

9:30 – 10:00

Networking Break

10:00 – 11:00

211–Measuring & Monitoring IT Security Risk
212–Protecting the Masses: Cybersecurity
213–Implementing SIEM. A CISO View
214–Analyst View: Cybersecurity Jobs, Pay Review & Forecast

11:00 – 11:15

Movement Break

11:15 – 12:15

221–Security vs. Business Communications
222–Building Comprehensive DDoS Resiliency
223–Data Science & Cybersecurity Analytics
224–Threat Model Security

12:15 – 13:30


13:30– 14:30

Tuesday Lunch Keynote – Raj Semani: The Very Latest in the Fight Against Cyber-Crime

14:45 – 15:45

231–Prometeus in the Cyberspace
232–Not My Domain? Securing Active Directory
233–Understanding Covert Channels of Communication
234–Get Control of SSL/TLS Cert Security

15:45 – 16:15

Networking Break and Expo Hall Raffle Winner Announcement

16:15 – 17:15

241–BIA for Dummies
242–SSH Keys-Lowest Cost, but Highest Risk Tool
243–Cybersecurity the Insider Threat
244–Get Control of SSL/TLS Cert Security

18:00 – 20:30

SheLeads Tech Panel : The Benefits of a Diverse Workforce

Wednesday, 1 November 2017


7:30 – 8:30

Coffee & Tea Service in Innovation Exchange

8:30 – 9:30

311–EU Laws & Cyber Security
312–Building a Security Controls Library
313–Effective CyberSec Intelligence Sharing
314–Bridging Cyber Skills Gap From Within

9:30 – 9:45

Session Movement Break

9:45 – 10:45

321–Cyber Security & It’s KPI’s
322–Web 2.0 Security
323–Optimize Defense Against Threats
324–M&A, Forgotten son of Information Security

10:45 – 11:00

Session Movement Break

11:00 – 12:15

Closing Keynote – Dr. Mary Aiken: The Cyberpsychology of Cybercrime


Continuing Professional Education Credits

To maintain ISACA certifications, certification holders are required to earn 120 CPE credit hours over a 3-year period in accordance with ISACA’s continuing professional education (CPE) policy. Attendees can earn up to 32 CPE credits; 18 by attending the Conference and an additional 7 CPE credits for attending each day of optional pre or post conference workshops. ISACA conferences are Group Live and do not require any advanced preparation.

Please note that the session scanners at the Conference do not track CPE credit hours. You will still need to allocate your CPE hours in “My ISACA” following the conference. Your CPE Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to you four to six weeks following the conference.

Conference Registration Fees

Limited-Time Early Bird Savings Still Available!

Early Bird Extended! Save US $200 off CSX 2017 Europe when registration is paid in full by 23 October 2017.
Hurry—deadline to register is fast approaching!

Register and pay before 11:59 PM CT (midnight) on Monday, 23 October 2017
Member US $1,495 Non-member US $1,695

Register and pay after Monday 23 October through the conclusion of the conference
Member US $1,695 Non-member US $1,895

Cybersecurity Fundamentals Workshop
Member: US $850 Non-Member: US $1,050

Red & Blue Teaming Workshop
Member: US $1,150 Non-Member: US $1,350

Cancellation Deadline:

2 October 2017



Registration and Payment Policy

Registration submissions for this conference and any additional workshops are not processed, and a seat is not confirmed or reserved, until full payment is received. All submissions not paid in full will be placed on a waitlist and priority will be given to paid registrants in a payment first-come, first-serve basis. Space is limited, so it is highly recommended that payment is provided at the time of submission to guarantee a seat within the conference and all related events.

Registration rate is determined based on the date payment is received by ISACA HQ and current membership status. Please plan accordingly, as it may take 10 or more business days for a wire transfer or mailed check to reach ISACA. Should we receive payment after a registration rate deadline, your account will be adjusted to reflect the current due amount. Entrance to the conference and all related events is contingent upon full payment.

Discounts for the CSX Conference are available, detailed below. In order to verify eligibility for any of these discounts, please contact https://support.isaca.org or +1.847.660.5670. Note that discounts cannot be credited to you after the transaction has been completed.

Group Discounts

ISACA offers discounts to organizations sending 4 or more employees to a single conference. The group discount will be applied toward the main conference registration and is not applicable toward any pre- or post-conference workshops. This discount cannot be combined with any other registration discount offerings. Group registrations must be processed in a single registration transaction. Please contact the ISACA Conference department for more details at +1.847.660.5670 or conference@isaca.org.
All fees are quoted in US dollars. The entire registration fee must be received by ISACA before your registration will be considered paid in full.

Government Discounts

ISACA offers a US $350 conference registration discount to government employees. The government employee discount will be applied toward the main conference registration and is not applicable toward any pre- or post-conference workshops. This discount cannot be combined with any other registration discount offerings. Please contact the ISACA Conference department for more details at +1.847.660.5670 or conference@isaca.org.

Academic and Student Discounts

ISACA offers a $350 discount to academic institution employees and students. Please note that you must be an ISACA Student member in order to receive the student discount; additional membership and qualification details can be found here. For additional registration details and eligibility verification, please contact ISACA’s Conference Department at +1.847.660.5670 or https://support.isaca.org; cannot be combined with any other registration discount offerings.



Obtaining a VISA is solely the responsibility of the registrant. Please contact the local government of the host country for details. Once a paid registration is received, a letter of invitation will be provided by ISACA, on request.

Payment Methods

  1. Pay online at www.isaca.org/invoices
  2. Mail your payment to:
    1055 Paysphere Circle
    Chicago, IL 60674 USA
  3. Bank Wires—send electronic payments in US dollars to:
    Bank of America
    135 S. LaSalle St.
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    ISACA Account #22-71578
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ISACA reserves the right to alter or delete items from the program in the event of unforeseen circumstances. Material has been prepared for the professional development of ISACA members and others in the IT audit, control, security, and governance community. Neither the presenters nor ISACA can warrant that the use of material presented will be adequate to discharge the legal or professional liability of the members in the conduct of their practices. All materials used in the preparation and delivery of presentations on behalf of ISACA are original materials created by the speakers, or otherwise are materials which the speakers have all rights and authority to use and/or reproduce in connection with such presentation and to grant the rights to ISACA as set forth in speaker agreement. Subject to the rights granted in the speaker agreement, all applicable copyrights, trade secrets, and other intellectual property rights in the materials are and remain with the speakers.

Please note: unauthorized recording, in any form, of presentations and workshops is prohibited.

Not a member of ISACA? Join today!

When you register for the conference as a nonmember, the difference between member and nonmember conference fees can be applied towards ISACA membership. This means you can become a member at the international and chapter level for little to no additional cost; it just depends on your local chapter dues. To take advantage of this great offer, check the box on the registration form. For more information about ISACA membership, visit the web site at www.isaca.org/membership or contact the membership department at membership@isaca.org.

NOTE: This offer expires 30 days after completion of the event. Nonmembers pay the nonmember conference fee when registering.

Permission to be Photographed

By attending this event, the registrant grants permission to be photographed and videotaped during the event. The resultant photographs and videos may be used by ISACA for future promotion of ISACA’s educational events on ISACA’s web site, in social media and/or in printed promotional materials, and by attending this event, the registrant consents to any such use. The registrant understands any use of the photographs and videos will be without remuneration. The registrant also waives any right to inspect or approve the aforementioned use of any photographs or videos now or in the future.


Business casual is appropriate for this and all ISACA conference events.

Conference Venue

Intercontinental London - The O2

The riverside InterContinental® London - The O2 hotel stands out in the buzzing Greenwich Peninsula, with 453 luxury rooms, a beauty spa and a ballroom for up to 3,000. Spectacular Canary Wharf views are best enjoyed over cocktails in Eighteen Sky Bar, one of several dining destinations in the new hotel. The O2 arena is steps away and the Emirates Air Line zips over the Thames to ExCel London. The Thames Clipper and the Jubilee line offer fast links to London’s West end and London City Airport.

Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, London UK
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Click here to reserve your room today!

A valid credit card authorized to pay for your room and tax, plus a one night deposit per guest room.

The riverside InterContinental® London - The O2 hotel stands out in the buzzing Greenwich Peninsula as one of the most exciting luxury hotel additions in the past year. Featuring chic, granite bathrooms, the hotel’s contemporary rooms offer complimentary Wi-Fi, smart TVs and desks. The hotel is a 10 minutes' walk from the North Greenwich tube station and 6 miles from the Tower of London. The Thames Clipper and the Jubilee line offer fast links to London’s West end and London City Airport.

In addition to being the center of all CSX 2016 Europe Conference activities, spectacular Canary Wharf, City of London and Greenwich views can be enjoyed over cocktails in Eighteen Sky Bar, or from one of several dining destinations in the hotel. The legendary O2 arena is steps away via a covered walkway as is the soaring Emirates Air Line , which transports you over the River Thames to ExCel London and the restaurants and cafes of the redeveloped Royal Victoria Dock.

Help Us to Help You!

For the best possible experience, ISACA strongly encourages all conference delegates to stay at the host hotel. It is the most convenient location for attendees to be able to participate in all conference activities at a reasonable price. Also, every reservation made for those attending ISACA events will help us to fulfill our commitment to the hotel, which in turn allows ISACA to continue to keep the cost of the conference fees and membership dues as low as possible.

Thank You to Our 2017 Sponsors!




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SSH Communications

SSH Communications Security is a leading provider of enterprise cybersecurity solutions which monitor, control, and automate trusted access to critical data. Our technology secures the infrastructure of the modern digital world and runs in over 90 percent of all data centers. Customers worldwide trust our other solutions to manage and monitor access, while greatly reducing costs, time, and compliance risks. We have offices in North America, Europe and Asia and through a network of certified partners.





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Darktrace is the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, the Enterprise Immune System uses AI algorithms to automatically detect and take action against cyber-threats within all types of networks. Headquartered in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK, Darktrace has 24 offices worldwide.


Digital Shadows

Digital Shadows monitors and manages an organisation’s digital risk across the widest range of data sources within the open, deep, and dark web to protect an organisation’s business, brand, and reputation. The Digital Shadows SearchLight™ service combines scalable data analytics with human data analysts to manage and mitigate risks of an organisation’s brand exposure, VIP exposure, cyber threat, data exposure, infrastructure exposure, physical threat, and third party risk, and create an up-to-the minute view of an organisation’s digital risk with tailored threat intelligence. The company is jointly headquartered in London and San Francisco.



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Supporting Sponsors


Nat Crime

The School of Information Risk Management



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