North America CACS 2018 Conference: Computer Audit, Control and Security 


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Opening Keynote Address

Erik WahlErik Wahl
Best-selling author, artist
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Leadership Brief

Theresa GrafenstineTheresa Grafenstine
Chair, ISACA Board of Directors
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Closing Keynote Address

Shara EvansShara Evans
Technology Futurist
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Leadership Brief

Robert ClydeRobert Clyde
ISACA Board of Directors
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Grow Your Expertise, Skills and Value to Enterprises Worldwide at North America CACS 2018


It is more crucial than ever for you to stay ahead of trends and tools. Join us at North America CACS 2018, 30 April-2 May in Chicago, Illinois, and be a part of the top conference for IS audit and security professionals!

North America CACS 2017 was another record-breaking event. Don't miss next year's exciting encore with:

  • More than 100 sessions to customize for your goals
  • More in-depth options for advanced learning
  • Enhanced networking opportunities

Get more of what you want — be a part of this INCREDIBLE experience!

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Choose from dynamic, timely topics that help you address challenges and learn innovative solutions.


Enjoy direct access to industry leaders, expert speakers and valuable resources.

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2018 Conference Program

As the program is developed, we will continue to add information to this page – check back frequently for updates!

Tracks for 2018

The North America CACS Conference is the premier conference for Audit/Assurance, COBIT, Compliance, Risk, Security, and Strategy/Governance professionals. This year’s program will include sessions on:



Space will be limited for these workshops, so be sure to reserve your spot and register today!

2 day Workshops | Pre-Conference (14 CPE)

Saturday, 28 April | 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday, 29 April | 9:00AM – 5:00PM

1 day Workshops | Post-Conference (7 CPE)

Wednesday, 2 May | 1:00PM – 5:00PM; continued on
Thursday, 3 May | 9:00AM – 12:00PM

COBIT 5 Foundation Exam

Monday, 30 April 2018

  • After completing Workshop 1: COBIT 5 Foundation, attendees will have the opportunity to take the COBIT 5 Foundation exam at the conference, for a nominal fee. The exam will take place on Monday morning, before the opening keynote presentation. A study session will also be held on Sunday evening prior to the exam to prepare you as much as possible. In 2017, 100% of those who attended the COBIT 5 Foundation workshop and took the exam a the conference passed! Space is limited for the exam, so be sure to add it to your registration today to secure your spot!

SheLeadsTech Half Day Seminar (4 CPE)

Wednesday, 2 May | 12:00 – 5:30PM
Join us for a half day seminar following the North America CACS conference. The workshop will focus on the three pillars of the SheLeadsTech program, Raising Awareness, Preparing to Lead, and Building a Global Alliance.

“Mission Impossible” Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, 1 May | 6:00PM
Experience the remarkable sights and sounds of Downtown Chicago’s Magnificent Mile by participating in this unique and highly entertaining competition! Participants will work together with their team to solve clues and complete missions at various famous points of interest around the Greater North Michigan Avenue area to earn points. The team with the most points at the end of the scavenger hunt will win a prize! Throughout the event, take pictures and collect bonus items to document the adventure.

Opening Keynote Address

Erik Wahl

The Spark and the Grind: The Discipline of Creativity

Erik Wahl
Internationally recognized artist, TED speaker, and No. 1 bestselling author

Erik’s keynote experience will create a dynamic multidimensional metaphor for how to systematically embrace innovation and risk. His message: disruption is the new normal and businesses must embrace creativity in a wholesale fashion, or risk being left behind. Erik’s presentation will…More >>


Closing Keynote Address

Shara EvansSecurity, Privacy + Ethics: Challenges in our Digital Future

Shara Evans
Technology Futurist

Shara is a globally acknowledged Keynote Speaker and widely regarded as one of the world’s Top Female Futurists. Fusing her engineering background with an intuitive understanding of how society is likely to respond to new technologies, she weaves the implications of technology innovations into powerful narratives that can be applied …More >>


Speed Networking Sessions

Two Sessions Available:

NEW THIS YEAR!  Speed Networking takes the traditional values of face-to-face networking and combines it with the latest smart-matching software technology. It provides an opportunity for you to connect with your peers in a strategic, structured, and rapid-fire networking event.

Seats for this unique session are limited – in order to participate, you must add the session to your schedule when you register for the conference while space is still available. If you’ve already registered for the conference, simply click on the “Register Now” button above, log in, and you will be able to update your session selections to include Speed Networking. In order to participate, each person much you must select the session no later than 9:00am the day of the session.

Once you have selected the session, you will receive an email from Speed Networking Solutions LLC containing a link that will direct you to a customized landing page for the North America CACS Speed Networking participants. There, you will be asked to create your profile so that you can be matched according to levels of experience and personal topic preferences. You will receive your personalized schedule when you arrive to the session.

IMPORTANT: In order to ensure the success of this networking experience, attendance is mandatory for each person that signs-up for the session and completes their profile. If you would like to cancel or attend another session instead, you must do so by updating your session selection either online or in the mobile app no later than 24 hours prior to the session.

Participants are able to claim CPE for this session.


Master’s Class Sessions

Back by popular demand, the North America CACS Conference is offering three Master’s Class Sessions. Participants of these sessions will have the opportunity to earn additional CPEs during these deeper dives into the most advanced conference topics. There will be a limited number of seats available in these highly sought-after sessions and participants will need a ticket to attend. This year’s Master Class sessions will include:

Enhanced Learning Package

Register for an Enhanced Learning Package to take your Conference experience to the next level! The Package offers unique networking opportunities, exclusive meet and greets with Keynote speakers, dedicated seating for all tracks, plus more!

Some benefits include:

  • Complimentary book and exclusive book signing with Opening Keynote, Erik Wahl
  • Reserved seating for the General Sessions
  • Reserved seating in all Track Session rooms
  • VIP Networking Experience

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Saturday, 28 April


8:00AM – 5:00PM

Registration Desk Open

8:00AM – 9:00AM

Workshop Breakfast

9:00AM – 5:00PM

WS1–COBIT 5 Foundation, Day 1
WS2–Cybersecurity Fundamentals, Day 1
WS3–CISA Cram Course, Day 1
WS4–Develop and Implement a Risk Management Process, Day 1

12:30PM – 1:30PM

Workshop Lunch

Sunday, 29 April


8:00AM – 6:30PM

Registration Desk Open

8:00AM – 9:00AM

Workshop Breakfast

9:00AM – 5:00PM

WS1–COBIT 5 Foundation, Day 2
WS2–Cybersecurity Fundamentals, Day 2
WS3–CISA Cram Course, Day 2
WS4–Develop and Implement a Risk Management Process, Day 2

12:30PM – 1:30PM

Workshop Lunch

5:30PM – 6:30PM

Welcome Reception


Progressive Dinner

Monday, 30 April


7:00AM – 7:15PM

Registration Desk and Innovation Exchange Open

7:00AM – 8:30AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30AM – 10:00AM

General Session
Leadership Brief | Theresa Grafenstine
Keynote Address | Erik Wahl | The Spark and the Grind: The Discipline of Creativity

10:00AM – 10:30AM

Refreshment Break in the Innovation Exchange

10:30AM –11:45AM

111–Prepare for the Future of Internal Audit
112–Encryption: Lower Risk, Increase Compliance
113–Risk Assessments and Risk Management
114–Cryptocurrency Economic Attacks & Defenses
115–See What a Hacker Sees. Translate Cybersecurity Findings into Compliance Risks
116–Cloud Security Strategy & Considerations
117–The Art of Verbally Communicating
118–Practical Application of Qualitative Risk 1

10:30AM – 12:30PM

1110–Advanced Technical Tools for Compliance Audits

11:45AM – 1:00PM


12:45PM – 4:00PM

1210–Position Your Analytics & Automation Program for Success

1:00PM – 2:15PM

121–Presenting to the Board: The Why, How, and What of Effective Risk Reports
122–Understanding & Preparing for Emerging Risk
123–Art of Performing Risk Assessments
124–DevSecOps – Bringing Security – The Missing Link in Delivering on the Promise of Business Velocity and Quality to DevOps
125–Sound IT Audit Based on FFIEC IT Booklets
126–Automated Compliance
127–Security KPI/Metrics for Senior Executives
128–Practical Application of Qualitative Risk 2

2:15PM – 2:30PM

Session Movement Break

2:30PM – 3:45PM

131–Machine Learning for Auditors - An Overview
132–Cloud Security Controls Revealed
133–Hidden Traps in Third-Party Risk Management
134–Cyber Resilience for the Changing World
135–Auditing in the Cloud: The Business Case
136–Securing and Auditing a Crisis Response
137–Board Director Concerns about Cyber & Technology Risk
138–Connecting the Dots: GLBA Risk Assessment
139–Top 10 IT Internal Audit Issues

3:45PM – 4:15PM

Refreshment Break in the Innovation Exchange

4:15PM – 5:15PM

141–Contemporary Data Analytics Approaches
142–Active Directory for Auditors
143–Overview of Blockchain Technology
144–Why is Database Security so $^%# Difficult?
145–Rise of the Drones: Prepare Your Enterprise
146–Security Automation in Cloud Environments
147–Tips for Effective Presenting
148–Untangling the Spaghetti Diagram

4:15PM – 5:30PM

1410–Speed Networking Session

5:30PM – 6:00PM

Spotlight Educational Sessions
SES1–Security Ratings: A Mission Critical Tool for Vendor Risk Management

6:15PM – 6:45PM

Spotlight Educational Sessions

5:15PM – 7:15PM

Networking Reception in the Innovation Exchange

7:00PM – 12:00AM

Trolley Shuttle Service

Tuesday, 1 May


7:30AM – 4:00PM

Innovation Exchange Open

7:30AM – 5:00PM

Registration Desk Open

7:30AM – 8:30AM

Continental Breakfast
SheLeadsTech Networking Breakfast

8:30AM – 9:45AM

211–Innovating Audits with Data Analytics
212–Build and Understand Tabletop Exercise
213–Prepare for Blockchain Disruption
214–Determining Your Cyber Score Using NIST
215–Cyber Assurance Plan
216–Software Assurance Audit Program
217–How to Build & Grow Your IT Security Team
218–IT Risk Management for Everyone

9:45AM – 10:15AM

Refreshment Break in the Innovation Exchange

10:15AM – 11:30AM

221–Building Skynet for Audit & Risk Management
222–AWS Security Controls, Hardening the Cloud
223–BIA: The Root of Security & Recovery Plans
224–How COBIT Supports the Security Expert
225–The Next Generation in Data Mapping
226–Auditing Network Devices
227–Analyst View: Security/Risk/Audit Jobs, Skills, Pay Review and Forecast
228–Managing Security with COBIT 5: Practical Guidance on Using the Framework
229–Where do Cyber Risks & GDPR Compliance Meet?

10:15AM – 12:15PM

2210–Exploring GDPR: A Deeper Dive

11:30AM – 12:45PM

Lunch in the Innovation Exchange

12:45PM – 2:00PM

231–21st Century Compliance: Continuous Audit
232–Auditor’s Guide to a Penetration Test
233–Container Security: Fake News or Opportunity
234–Insider Threat Investigation
235–Compliance in the Cloud
236–Zero Trust Networks for Audit & Compliance
237–Cybersecurity for Leadership
238–Building an Insider Threat Program
2310–Panel: GDPR Reality Check: Are You 100% Ready?

2:00PM – 2:15PM

Session Movement Break

2:15PM – 3:30PM

241–Data Visualization: Telling the Right Story
242–Assessing for Physical Security
243–Managing IT Risk Beyond Core IT
244–Defending Against the Insider Threat
245–Auditing Internet of Things (IoT) Processes
246–Innovation & Analytics in Audit
247–Insuring Your Cyber Assets
248–When HIPAA and Cybersecurity Intersect
2410–SheLeadsTech Panel: How Diversity Improves or Hinders Risk Management

3:30PM – 4:00PM

Refreshment Break in the Innovation Exchange

4:00PM – 5:00PM

251–IA Analytics PwC & Microsoft
252–Security Monitoring & Incident Response
253–Got Risk? Risk Management in M&A
254–SSH Keys—Lowest Cost, Highest Risk Tool
255–Control & Monitor Remote Access Pathways
256–Auditing Service Oriented Architecture
257–Cyber Across the Organization
258–Privacy by Design - Think Beyond GDPR

4:00PM – 5:15PM

2510–Speed Networking Sessiona

5:15PM – 5:45PM

Spotlight Educational Sessions
SES7–Intelligence & Analytics: Bridging the Divide Between Compliance & Security

6:00PM – 9:00PM

Networking Event: “Mission Impossible” Scavenger Hunt

7:00PM – 12:00AM

Trolley Shuttle Service

Wednesday, 2 May


7:30AM – 5:00PM

Registration Desk Open

7:30AM – 8:30AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30AM – 9:45AM

312–Avoid Incident Response Pitfalls
314–Beyond the Audit: NIST in Action
315–Cyber Security - Audit Smarter Not Harder
316–Understanding the Role of a Bank ISO
317–Cybersecurity: Getting the Business Engaged
318–IT Governance Effectiveness

9:45PM – 10:15AM

Refreshment Break

10:15AM – 12:00PM

Closing General Session
Leadership Brief | Robert Clyde
Keynote Address | Shara Evans

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Workshop Lunch

12:00PM – 5:30PM

SheLeadsTech Half Day Seminar

1:00PM – 5:00PM

WS5–Cybersecurity for Auditors, Part 1
WS6–Leverage Data Analytics in Internal Audit, Part 1
WS7–PCI Data Security Standard, Part 1
WS8–Cybersecurity for Auditors, Part 1

Thursday, 3 May


8:00AM – 1:00PM

Registration Desk Open

9:00AM – 12:00PM

WS5–Cybersecurity for Auditors, Part 2
WS6–Leverage Data Analytics in Internal Audit, Part 2
WS7–PCI Data Security Standard, Part 2
WS8–Cybersecurity for Auditors, Part 2


Continuing Professional Education Credits

To maintain ISACA certifications, certification holders are required to earn 120 CPE credit hours over a three-year period in accordance with ISACA’s continuing professional education (CPE) policy. Attendees can earn up to 39 CPE credits; 18 by attending North America CACS, 14 for the pre-conference and an additional 7 CPE credits for attending post-conference events. 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. Certificates of Attendance will be accessible via your MyISACA account. To view your certificate, log into your account and navigate to the “myDOWNLOADS & CERTIFICATES” tab. There you will find a “MY CPE CERTIFICATES” section where all of your ISACA event CPE Certificates will live.

Your Certificate of Attendance details the maximum number of CPE hours you could have earned by attending this event. CPE policies for each ISACA certification, as well as details on how to report your CPE hours, are available here on ISACA’s website. Reporting can also be done by submitting information on the annual renewal invoice.

Conference Registration Fees

Register and pay before 11:59PM CDT (UTC-6) on Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Member US $1,745 Non-member US $1,945

Register and pay after Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Member US $1,945 Non-member US $2,145

One-Day Workshop
Member: US $650 Non-Member: US $850

Two-Day Workshop
Member: US $850 Non-Member: US $1,050
Enhanced Learning Package US $449.99*
*For just an extra $150, add airport ground transportation to and from the Conference hotel!

Cancellation Deadline:

31 March 2018


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 by 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 Conference are available, detailed below. In order to verify eligibility for any of these discounts, please contact or +1.847.660.5670. Note that discounts cannot be credited to you after the transaction has been completed.  All discounts are applied to the main conference registration fee, and cannot be applied to workshop registrations. 

Group Discounts

ISACA offers discounts to organizations sending 4 or more employees to a single conference. 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; cannot be combined with any other registration discount offerings.

Government Discounts

ISACA offers a $350 conference registration discount to government employees. Please contact the ISACA Conference department for more details and eligibility verification at +1.847.660.5670 or; cannot be combined with any other registration discount offerings.

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; cannot be combined with any other registration discount offerings.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received by the published deadline to receive a refund of registration fees. A cancellation charge of US $295 will be subtracted from conference refunds, and US $50 per workshop from workshop refunds. No refunds can be given after the cancellation deadline above. Attendee substitution is permitted at any time until the conference. If a nonmember is substituting a member, then there will be additional nonmember fees.

NOTE: Registration is contingent upon full payment of the registration fee. To guarantee registration, conference fees must be received by the published deadline. It may take 10 or more business days for a wire transfer or mailed check to reach ISACA, so please plan accordingly. If, for any reason, ISACA must cancel a course or event, liability is limited solely to the registration fees paid. ISACA is not responsible for other expenses incurred, including travel and accommodation fees. For more information regarding administrative policies, please contact the ISACA conference department.
Phone: +1.847.660.5670
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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 or contact the membership department at

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.

Welcome to Chicago!

The world's best food. The world's best museums. Architecture that awes. And enough shopping for days. Find it all in Chicago. With events every weekend, plus live music, theatre and comedy every night — spring in Chicago buzzes with energy and excitement all season. Timeout magazine just recently named Chicago the world's best city for having it all!

Explore Chicago through North America CACS 2018 networking events!

Sunday: 6:45PM

Feast your senses with Chicago Dine-Around Progressive Dinner for just an additional US $85 per person, Transportation, tour guide and restaurant gratuities are included in the price:

  • Embark on your Chicago culinary and landmark experience from the Hilton to sample appetizers, live music and a complimentary glass of wine at Chicago’s iconic House of Blues.
  • Next stop—Giordano's for Chicago's famous stuffed deep-dish pizza.
  • Then end your excursion with dessert in River North at HQ Beercade,and try your hand at your choice of 65+ complimentary, vintage arcade and pinball games. Take the shuttle back to the Hilton or stay in River North to enjoy the nightlife.

To reserve, visit to purchase your ticket for the event.

Monday and Tuesday: 7:00PM-12:00AM

Take the complimentary “trolley” shuttle starting and ending at the conference venue, the Hilton Chicago, to drop-offs and pick-ups at Chicago highlights, where you can take your time exploring some of what Chicago has to offer:

  • Millennium Park – on Monroe, facing west between Columbus/Michigan
  • Navy Pier – North side of circle drive by blue tents
  • The John Hancock Building – On Delaware
  • Kinzie & Dearborn Streets in the heart of the River North area

Trolleys will be marked with the North America CACS 2018 conference logo.

Trolley drivers provide historical, architectural and other fascinating tidbits about Chicago along the way.


Conference Venue

Hilton Chicago

720 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago IL 60605
Phone: 312.922.4400
Hotel Website

Click Here to Make Your Reservation!

ISACA Group Rate:  $219.00 + taxes/fees per night, single/double occupancy
Group Rate Deadline:  Wednesday, 4 April 2018

There are a limited number of rooms available at ISACA’s Group Room Rate and reservations will be handled on a first come-first served basis. All reservations made after the deadline or after the room block fills, are subject to space and rate availability. In order to guarantee hotel reservations, guests will be required to provide credit card and will be charged a deposit equal to one night rate plus taxes and fees. Cancellations with full refund will be allowed up until 72 hours prior to the arrival date of the reservation.

A magnificent location, overlooking Grant Park, Lake Michigan and Museum Campus, is just the beginning at Hilton Chicago. Add 234,000 sq. ft. of event space, exceptional dining venues, and over 12 specialty suite options and you’ll start to see the allure. This downtown Chicago hotel offers easy access to the South Loop, combined with warm service and a full menu of amenities – all you need for an extraordinary stay.




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 2018 Sponsors!







RSA Business-Driven Security™ solutions help customers comprehensively and rapidly link security incidents with business context, enabling them to respond effectively and protect what matters most. Our award-winning solutions for threat detection and response, identity and access assurance, consumer fraud protection, and business risk management help RSA customers thrive in an uncertain, high-risk world.


Vanguard Integrity Professionals






Deloitte & Touche

Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory helps organizations effectively navigate business risks and opportunities—from strategic, reputation, and financial risks to operational, cyber, and regulatory risks—to gain competitive advantage. We apply our experience in ongoing business operations and corporate lifecycle events to help clients become stronger and more resilient. Our market-leading teams help clients embrace complexity to accelerate performance, disrupt through innovation, and lead in their industries.














SAI Global

SAI Global helps organizations proactively manage risk to create trust and achieve business excellence, growth, and sustainability. Our integrated risk management solutions are a combination of leading capabilities, services and advisory offerings that operate across the entire risk lifecycle allowing businesses to focus elsewhere. Together, these tools and knowledge enable clients to develop a holistic, integrated view of risk.

We have global reach with locations across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. For more visit



SecurityScorecard helps enterprises gain operational command of their security posture and the security posture of their ecosystems through continuous, non-intrusive monitoring. The company’s approach to security focuses on identifying vulnerabilities from an outside-in perspective, the same way a hacker would. SecurityScorecard’s proprietary SaaS platform offers an unmatched breadth and depth of critical data points including a broad range of risk categories such as Web, Application Security, Patching Cadence, Network Security, Hacker Chatter, Social Engineering, and Leaked Credentials, DNS Health, Endpoint Security, IP Reputation and Cubit Score. To receive an email with your company’s current score, please visit




















Qualys, Inc.

Qualys, Inc. is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions that help organizations streamline and consolidate their security and compliance solutions and build security into digital transformation. The Qualys Cloud Platform and its integrated Cloud Apps deliver businesses critical security intelligence continuously across global IT assets.


Redgate Software

Redgate is the leading provider of software tools for the Microsoft data platform. Our products are used by 800,000 IT professionals to solve problems they face every day, including maintaining data privacy, protection, and compliance.




Supporting Sponsors




Focal Point Data Risk






MIS Training Institute

Morgan Kai Group

Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Onspring Technologies


Plante & Moran





Wolters Kluwer TeamMate


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Director, Sponsorship
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