Summary of Cybersecurity Conferences Happening This Week [Week 38, 2016]

Summary of Cybersecurity Conferences Happening This Week [Week 38, 2016]

Henry Dalziel | Information Security Conferences | September 19, 2016

This post is a summary of Cyber Security (InfoSec) events, conferences that are taking place this week, which is business week #38 starting September 19 until September 25, 2016

For a full listing of all cyber events throughout 2016 please view this page and for upcoming events in 2017 please click here.

Here’s the latest cyber security conference/ event news

European ICS Security Summit, September 19 – 25, 2016, London, WC2B 5DA GB, United Kingdom
This is a one-day cyber event that includes presentations from world-leading experts in the field of ICS/ SCASA cyber security. There are a bunhc of great speakers from ABB, Audi, Transport for London, Kaspersky Labs and others. In addition, SANS’ ICS instructors and curriculum leads share their knowledge throughout this mini-cyber conference. There will also be a discussion on the Ukrainian power grid attack.


Information Security Network, September 19 – 20, 2016, Reading, West Berkshire, RG7 3AH
Also happening in the UK is the “Information Security Network”. This event addresses issues around governance and cyber compliance. According to the organizers; “[the] CISO’s of today need a balancing act to protect data and manage vulnerability while overcoming regulation and compliance pressure, what are the systems to use and what resources to allocate without detriment or burden.”

The Third International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition (AIPR2016), September 19 – 21, 2016, Lodz, Poland
This cyber event is taking place in Poland – at the Lodz University of Technology.

InfoSec Nashville, September 20, 2016, 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203, United States
Being held at the Nashville Music City Center, this event, now in its second year will include some awesome talks and speakers.

CIFI Australia (The CIFI Security Summit 2016), September 20 – 21, 2016, 1 Convention Centre Pl, Australia
We’ve blogged about Cybersecurity events in Australia and we’re glad to be also able to include this cyber event taking place in Melbourne. In this event, like all the other CIFI events will discuss Cyber Intelligence, Digital forensics, Cyber Security and Cyber Investigations.

Workshop on Cybersecurity Risk and Trust Management across Supply Chains, September 20 – 23, 2016, Trondheim, Norway
This event is more of a ‘cyber workshop’ rather than a conference. According to the organizers, the objective of this event is to unite practitioners and researchers from a variety of sectors “to open up discussions and exchange of ideas related to risk and trust management in supply chains with focus on cybersecurity.” Of particular interest to delegates are “supply chains”.

New York Cyber Security Summit, September 21, 2016, 109 E 42nd St, New York, United States
This is a series of events that happen throughout the US. These events not only attract excellent speakers but they are also a great place to career-network.

Hardware Security Conference and Training, September 21 – 23, 2016, 2595 BR Den Haag, Netherlands
The objective of this cyber conference revolves around four key concerns in hardware, firmware and related protocols. These are:


  • Exploits;
  • Trust, and;
  • Attacks

Our understanding is that the folks behind Nullcon also organize

Data Connectors Milwaukee Tech-Security Conference (Cybersecurity Event), September 22, 2016, Milwaukee, United States
These events include CEU/ CPD credits, and they are an excellent opportunity to career-network if you work in cybersecurity.

Let us know if you have attended any of the above events!

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