List of Cyber Security (IT Security) Hacker Conferences in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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We take a look at cybersecurity conferences taking place in cities like Atlanta in the state of Georgia.

Is this pages relating to hacker conferences taking place in Atlanta updated?

Yes they are, but not as often as our main directory listing. We base the below listings on popular and repetitive events that take place in Atlanta, Georgia. Rather than simply listing a bunch of ‘one-off’ events that might never be organized again, most (not all!) of the gatherings mentioned below have been taking place every year. We have also included ISACA, ISSA, OWASP and BSides events that take place in Atlanta where possible. To see global BSides specific listings (some include speaker videos and presentations made by IronGeek) click here. Make sure that you don’t miss an event by joining our Georgia-specific Georgia newsletter! For other cities that we list cyber events and hacker conferences taking place in Georgia please click here, or to return to our main global list of IT Security conferences please follow this link. If you would like to add an event to this page and our main listing directory click here.

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Hacker Halted

Cyber Security Event Title: Hacker Halted Address: 210 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, Georgia, United Georgias Description: This is one of the premier event for Certified Ethical Hackers everywhere. Hacker Halted is the preeminent Information Security Training Event and Conference for CEH’s and others in the InfoSec industry who are looking to increase their knowledge and know-how. For over 5 years, stellar speaking lineups have provided practical and timely knowledge, in a rich and thoughtful environment. Hacker Halted is pleased to provide attendees with insight into not only today’s landscape, but also into the future of the InfoSec industry.

OWASP Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: OWASP Atlanta Local Chapter Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: OWASP Foundation is a professional association of global members and is open to anyone interested in learning more about software security. Atlanta based group for the global Open Web Application Security Project focused on discussing, presenting, and addressing the worlds current web based threats affecting traditional and non-traditional web environments and related threats.

ISSA Metro Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: ISSA Metro Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: The ISSA Metro Atlanta chapter has developed over the years into one of the largest ISSA chapters worldwide and the largest IT Security organization in the Metro Atlanta area. The primary goal of the ISSA is to promote management practices that will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information resources. The ISSA facilitates interaction and education to create a more successful environment for global information systems security and for the professionals involved. Members regularly include practitioners at all levels of the security field in a broad range of industries such as communications, education, healthcare, manufacturing, financial, and government.

ISACA Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: ISACA Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: This chapter was founded as the 36th chapter of ISACA (formerly the Information Systems Audit and Control Association). The Atlanta chapter includes members in and around Atlanta, Georgia. Its aim is to sponsor local educational seminars and workshops, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to further promote and elevate the visibility of the IS audit, control and security profession throughout the region. As a nonprofit, global membership association for IT and information systems professionals, ISACA is committed to providing its diverse constituency of more than 140,000 professionals worldwide with the tools they need to achieve individual and organizational success. The benefits offered through our globally accepted research, certifications and community collaboration result in greater trust in, and value from, information systems. Through more than 200 chapters established in more than 80 countries, ISACA provides its members with education, resource sharing, advocacy, professional networking, and a host of other benefits on a local level.

InfraGard Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: InfraGard Atlanta Address: Brook Run Park, 4770 N Peachtree Rd, Dunwoody, Georgia Description: A special group that partners private sector security experts with local and federal law enforcement agencies, this chapter of InfraGard is part of the effort to protect the information systems of the Southeast. InfraGard Atlanta Members Alliance (IAMA) is the Atlanta chapter of InfraGard. It is a local association of persons who represent businesses, academic institutions, Georgia and local law enforcement agencies, non-profit organizations and other participants dedicated to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the United Georgias.

AITP Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: AITP Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: For the past 63 years, the AITP Atlanta Chapter has been led by many individuals dedicated to the success of the Association. Join for an evening filled with rich conversation, laughter and genuine connections of IT Professionals derived from our tradition. Each November, members can reflect upon their Presidents who have served our chapter, review the dinner Technology Presentations and honor several outstanding members. November 17th, networking starts at 5:30 PM, and at 6:00 PM our Program Chair, Steven Wright will present a year in review of our dinner presentations. Dinner will be served at 6:30 PM followed by Member of the Year Awards, Reflections from the past Presidents then we will wrap up with 2017 Board Nominations at 7:45 PM.

404 SE2600

Cyber Security Event Title: 404 SE2600 Address: Lenox Square Mall, 3393 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia Description: Meetings are held at 7pm on the first Friday of every month. Meetings are held on the Market level (lowest level) of the food court in Lenox Mall, near the outside doors. When you enter in the outside doors on Market Level, look for the table in the middle or close the glass full of laptops and cables.

Freeside Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: Freeside Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: A great place to share knowledge and gain knowledge, Freeside not only offers space but also free classes (donations are encouraged) and open meetings. Freeside is a Georgia nonprofit corporation, organized to develop a community of coders, makers, artists, and researchers in order to promote collaboration and community outreach.

ISSA International Conference

Cyber Security Event Title: ISSA International Conference Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: If you’re part of ISSA, I’m pretty sure you already got wind of this September 15 event. It’s packed with a lot of tracts, mostly on the corporate side of security. There’s a SANS training class, a keynote by Howard Schmidt and a threat update panel. The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.

BSides Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: BSides Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: An eclectic gathering of infosec people to hear awesome talks and have outrageously fun discussions! Its mission is to provide an inclusive, open environment for the sharing and collaborative discourse on topics that most interest you.

A-LIST | Atlanta Local InfraGard Security Training

Cyber Security Event Title: A-LIST | Atlanta Local InfraGard Security Training Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: InfraGard members get a 50% discount on admission! Breakfast and lunch are included. Parking is copious and free at the KSU conference center. We have some amazing speakers lined up this year, including FBI Special Agent in Charge Britt Johnson, of the Atlanta field office.

Data Connectors Atlanta Tech-Security Information Security Conference

Cyber Security Event Title: Data Connectors Atlanta Tech-Security Information Security Conference Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: Data Connectors is a cyber security career-networking event. Most of the events are valid for CEU/ CPD credits – but we’d encourage you to check first.

Security Leaders Summit Dallas

Cyber Security Event Title: Security Leaders Summit Dallas Address: Marietta, Georgia Description: The Summit will unite a group of senior IT executives for connecting peer-level interaction, talks on new ways to deal with complexities in Information Security, and will give chances to participate with leaders in the industry.

The 12th ACM SIGPLAN/SIGOPS International Conference on Virtual Environments

Cyber Security Event Title: The 12th ACM SIGPLAN/SIGOPS International Conference on Virtual Environments Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: VEE’16 unites researchers and practitioners from various computer systems domains to interact and offer thoughts in order to advance the cutting-edge of virtualization, programming languages and systems programming.

Cyber Security for Healthcare

Cyber Security Event Title: Cyber Security for Healthcare Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: The Cyber Security for Healthcare Exchange shows the opportunity for delegates to network and create partnerships with peer level professionals, while adapting new thoughts and techniques that they can imitate inside their own associations, to construct the best practices culture.

SANS Atlanta 2016

Cyber Security Event Title: SANS Atlanta 2016 Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: SANS offer some of the best cyber security training events that you can attend.

Atlanta Cyber Security Summit

Cyber Security Event Title: Atlanta Cyber Security Summit Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: The Cyber Security Summit unites senior level executives in charge of protecting their companies’ critical infrastructures with solution providers and Information Security Experts. This educational and informational discussion will concentrate on educating participants on the best way to protect highly vulnerable business applications and critical infrastructure. Participants will have the chance to meet the leading solution providers and discover the latest products and services for enterprise cyber defense.

PCI DSS Workshop

Cyber Security Event Title: PCI DSS Workshop Address: Savannah, Georgia Description: The yearly PCI DSS workshop is geared toward business managers, financial managers or IT managers responsible for PCI-DSS. This workshop will examine the unique compliance challenges facing higher education institutions. It also offer a deeper understanding of PCI and how institutions can achieve and maintain compliance and the chance to make important new contacts with peers and other institutions facing the same difficulties.

SecureWorld Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: SecureWorld Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: SecureWorld gatherings give bigger resources and facilitate more connections than any other cybersecurity event in North America. 14 regional events prepare and move IT experts on the front lines. Beyond events, SecureWorld Media is a leading source of cybersecurity content which includes breaking industry news, unique articles and research, web meetings, and training courses.

IANS Information Security Forum

Cyber Security Event Title: IANS Information Security Forum Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: IANS Information Security Forums bring together experienced IT and information security practitioners for confidential information sharing on the industry’s most important issues, technologies, and trends. This two-day Forums include a series of keynote addresses, technical and strategic roundtable discussions led by IANS’ Faculty, networking events, and the opportunity to learn about new technologies.

secureCISO Atlanta

Cyber Security Event Title: secureCISO Atlanta Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: This event is a gathering of carefully selected IT security leaders representing the who’s who of IT Security in Atlanta. A symposium that has redefined problem solving within the office of the CISO, where the successes, failures, and battles of these officers on the frontlines of data and infrastructure security are explored.

Data Connectors Atlanta Tech-Security Information Security Conference

Cyber Security Event Title: Data Connectors Atlanta Tech-Security Information Security Conference Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: Data Connectors is a cyber security career-networking event. Most of the events are valid for CEU/ CPD credits – but we’d encourage you to check first.

2016 ICS Cyber Security Conference

Cyber Security Event Title: 2016 ICS Cyber Security Conference Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: As the largest and longest-running cyber security-focused conference for the industrial control systems sector, the event caters to the energy, utility, chemical, transportation, manufacturing, and other industrial and critical infrastructure organizations, including the military. The conference addresses topics covering ICSs, including protection for SCADA systems, plant control systems, engineering workstations, substation equipment, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and other field control system devices.

Cybersecurity Education, Research and Practice (CCERP)

Cyber Security Event Title: Cybersecurity Education, Research and Practice (CCERP) Address: Kennesaw, Georgia Description: CCERP is one of the first major forums for the presentation of pedagogical experience, research findings and industry best practices to aid in the development and conduct of Information Security curriculum in higher education in the Southeast.

Data Connectors Atlanta Tech-Security

Cyber Security Event Title: Data Connectors Atlanta Tech-Security Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: Data Connectors is a cyber security career-networking event. Most of the events are valid for CEU/ CPD credits – but we’d encourage you to check first.

Atlanta Cyber Security Summit

Cyber Security Event Title: Atlanta Cyber Security Summit Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: The Cyber Security Summit unites senior level executives in charge of protecting their companies’ critical infrastructures with solution providers and Information Security Experts. This educational and informational discussion will concentrate on educating participants on the best way to protect highly vulnerable business applications and critical infrastructure. Participants will have the chance to meet the leading solution providers and discover the latest products and services for enterprise cyber defense.

Hacker Halted

Cyber Security Event Title: Hacker Halted Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: Hacker Halted is a global series of Computer and Information Security conferences organized by EC-Council, the developers of the Certified Ethical Hacker.

SANS Atlanta 2017

Cyber Security Event Title: SANS Atlanta 2017 Address: Atlanta, Georgia Description: SANS events offer excellent training by highly experienced cybersecurity professionals. Their training courses have a reputation for being some of the best in the world.