We take a look at cybersecurity conferences taking place in cities like Minneapolis in the state of Minnesota.
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 Minneapolis, Minnesota. 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 Minneapolis 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 Minnesota-specific Minnesota newsletter! For other cities that we list cyber events and hacker conferences taking place in Minnesota 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.
Cyber Security Event Title: Minneapolis St. Paul Local Chapter Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: OWASP Foundation is a professional association of global members and is open to anyone interested in learning more about software security. OWASP Foundation is a professional association of global members and is open to anyone interested in learning more about software security. Local chapters are run independently and guided by the Chapter Leader Handbook.
Cyber Security Event Title: Minnesota ISSA Chapter Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: The Minnesota Chapter of ISSA is focused on providing valuable information, resources, and events to our local community. The Minnesota Chapter of ISSA (MN ISSA) serves the Minneapolis / St. Paul twin cities area, greater Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Our membership, over 170 strong and growing, is drawn from the multitude of large corporations, small businesses, government entities and educational institutions in the area. They span all levels of career growth, from students and entry-level to senior management, and cover all industries – finance, medical, government, education, retail, technology, services, and more. This depth of experience and breadth of knowledge provides a dynamic networking environment and a cadre of great individuals to draw from for education, guidance and thought leadership.
Cyber Security Event Title: ISACA Minnesota Chapter Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: This chapter is run by volunteers who are ISACA members nominated through ISACA Annual General Meeting (AGM). ISACA members’ participations in running the chapter are highly encouraged. The aim of this chapter is to sponsor local educational seminars and workshops, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to further promote and elevate the visibility of the IT governance, IS audit, control and security profession throughout the Minnesota of Minnesota.
Cyber Security Event Title: Infragard Minneapolis Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: InfraGard is a public-private volunteer organization that serves as the critical link that forms a tightly knit working relationship across all levels. The FBI’s InfraGard program provides a vehicle for seamless public-private coordination with government that expedites the timely exchange of information and promotes mutual learning opportunities relevant to CIKR defense.
Cyber Security Event Title: DC612 Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: I like to think of the group having some of it roots in the 2600 culture, only offering everyone a better atmosphere with respect for all, no mater what. DC612 is the Local Twin cities (Minneapolis/Saint Paul Area) Metropolitan Hackers Group spin off from the Defcon conference in Las Vegas, NV.
Cyber Security Event Title: Twin Cities Maker Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: Quarterly clean up is scheduled for Saturday 9-24-16 from 10am to 6pm so the Hack Factory will be unavailable for projects during that time. If you have materials laying around the shop that are unlabeled, no longer active or have outdated tags make sure you come in between now and then to claim those so they do not get thrown away or moved to Up-For-Grabs. Twin Cities Maker (TC Maker) is a community group based in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Our mission is to make, share, and learn. They opened a maker space/hackerspace for members to build projects using various media and technologies, from wood and metal working to electronics to fabrics and beyond and they call their space the Hack Factory.
Cyber Security Event Title: Annual Secure360 Conference Address: 1301 2nd Ave S., Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: There’s lots of cool activities in the itinerary for those wishing to participate. You don’t want to miss this. The Secure360 Conference is the professional conference of choice for comprehensive security and risk management education. Collaboration and education for your entire team. Secure360 focuses on the following key focus areas: governance, risk and compliance, information security, physical security, business continuity management, and professional development.
Cyber Security Event Title: Secure360 Conference Address: St. Paul, Minnesota Description: The conference concentrates on the following key focus areas: risk and compliance, governance, information security, business continuity management, physical security and professional development.
Cyber Security Event Title: 2016 Universal Technology Management Conference (UTMC) Address: Bemidji Minnesota University, Minnesota Description: The 2016 Universal Technology Management Conference (UTMC) will be held in Bemidji Minnesota University on May 26 – 28, 2016. International community researchers and keynote speakers will deliver Minnesota of the art lectures presentations.
Cyber Security Event Title: Data Connectors Minneapolis Tech-Security Information Security Conference Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota 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.
Cyber Security Event Title: SANS Minneapolis 2016 Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota Description: SANS offer some of the best cyber security training events that you can attend.
Cyber Security Event Title: SANS Minneapolis 2017 Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota 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.