Summit: May 3-4 | Attend Live Online for FREE or join us in San Diego, CA

Courses at SANS Security West: May 5-10

Summit Chairs: Frank Kim, Eric Johnson | Summit CPE Credits: 12

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Stay Informed with What's Next in Cloud Security

Cloud-based services are becoming increasingly more attractive to organizations as they offer cost savings, flexibility, and increased operational efficiency. However, protecting systems, applications, and data in the cloud presents a new set of challenges for organizations to overcome. Security teams need to adapt and learn how to utilize the tools, controls, and design models needed to properly secure the cloud.

CloudSecNext Summit will bring together a unique combination of real-world user experiences and case studies, as well as practical, technical training focused on specific approaches and skills for building and maintaining a secure cloud infrastructure. As an attendee, you’ll explore current approaches, tools, and techniques with fellow practitioners facing similar cloud-related security challenges. Learn, connect, and share with thousands of cybersecurity professionals in attendance *online and in-person.

Register now to enjoy: 

Two Days of Highly Technical Summit Talks: CloudSecNext Summit presentations are curated and designed around specific analytical techniques and capabilities, through case studies and firsthand experience, that can be utilized to properly create and maintain cloud security in your organization.

Interactive Workshops, Sessions and Panels: We've got several opportunities for an incredible interactive learning experiences to transform your skills and take you to the next level. 

One-of-a-Kind Virtual Networking Experience - Get exclusive access to connect with your community, leading experts and analysts, as well as SANS instructors. Attendees tell us time and again that one of the greatest takeaways from a SANS Summit is the many industry connections they forge or deepen during their time with us. 

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Who should attend:

  • Security personnel who are tasked with securing virtualization and private cloud infrastructure
  • Network and systems administrators who need to understand how to architect, secure and maintain virtualization and cloud technologies
  • Technical auditors and consultants who need to gain a deeper understanding of cloud computing and security concerns
  • Security and IT leaders who need to understand the risks of cloud computing and advise business management of the risks and various approaches involved

Bundle Your Summit Experience with SANS Training to Expand Your Information Security Expertise

In addition to the Summit, world-class SANS courses are being offered to help you expand your information security expertise. SANS instructors are experienced industry practitioners considered to be among the best cybersecurity instructors in the world. They will provide you and your community with the expert guidance and skills you need to stop cyber-attacks against your organizations. Whether you join us Live Online or in San Diego, bundle a course at SANS Security West 2022 with your Summit to enhance your CloudSecNext Summit experience!

The CloudSecNext Summit 2022 Call for Presentations is now OPEN! Learn more and submit your proposal.

To get a taste of the type of dynamic presentations and speakers you’ll see at CloudSecNext Summit 2022 check out these talks from the 2021 Summit here.

What Attendees Say About Their CloudSecNext Summit Experience

There was a good combination of technical talks with actionable tips for the next 30 days, mixed with themes our org will see over the next 30 days, mixed with themes our org will see over the next 3-5 years.
Will C.
- Optum
It's a terrific bread-topic Summit for a wide variety of audiences - Security engineers, Ops, Developers, CISOs, program managers - Everyone has something to take away.
Ramit M.
- Microsoft
Invaluable industry knowledge was shared over the past 2 days. The people are also super supportive and friendly and the industry connections you will make will also be invaluable.
Christina M.
- Microsoft

    Important Dates

    Refund Date
    April 15, 2022

    Location

    Courses at SANS Security West 2022

    Manchester Grand Hyatt

    One Market Place
    San Diego, CA 92101

    Phone: 619-232-1234

    Manchester Grand Hyatt

    Explore Southern California’s vibrant culture and natural beauty from this waterfront hotel in downtown San Diego. Experience spacious rooms, stunning views, and upscale amenities steps from the city’s top attractions. Guests enjoy easy access to San Diego’s best beaches, restaurants, shops, entertainment venues, and more.

    Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

    A special discounted rate of $251.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability.

    A limited number of Government Per Diem rooms at the prevailing rate are available with proper ID.

    These rates include Internet in your room and are only available through Friday, April 15, 2022.

    To make a regular reservation, please visit this link.

    To make a government per diem reservation, please visit this link.

    Top 3 reasons to stay at the Manchester Grand Hyatt

    1. No need to factor in daily cab fees and the time associated with travel to alternate hotels. Everything is in one convenient location!
    2. By staying at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, you gain the opportunity to further network with your industry peers and remain in the center of the activity surrounding the conference.
    3. SANS schedules evening events at the Manchester Grand Hyatt that you won't want to miss!

    Travel Arrangements and Directions

    Please visit the hotel’s website or contact them directly at 619-232-1234 for prevailing parking rates that are subject to change prior to the official meeting dates.

    From San Diego International Airport (SAN): Approximately 3.4 miles.

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    2. San Diego International Airport is the busiest single runway airport in the U.S.
    3. San Diego is home to the world’s oldest sailing ship, The Star of India.

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    Health and Safety Information

    OUR COMMITMENT

    As we welcome you back to our In-Person Training Events, the safety of you, our Customer, remains our greatest priority. We take great pride in working with hotel venues that maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene. Our venues have taken extreme measures, developed in consultation with global and local public health authorities, to make cleaning and hygiene protocols even more rigorous. Our commitment to you: to always make proactive decisions that are grounded in care, ensuring your safety and peace of mind. We are grateful for the trust you have shown us over the years and can't wait to welcome you back.

    VENUE SAFETY MEASURES

    Venue protocols will include all of the following and any required local guidelines such as PPE (Face Masks) and Physical Distancing, which are subject to change:

    • Enhanced Cleaning: with a focus on ‘high touch areas’ such as door handles, restrooms, and food & beverage areas
    • Personal Hygiene: hand sanitizer stations will be located in common areas
    • Increased Air Circulation: venues will keep HVAC systems operational during training, to introduce fresh air into the meeting space.
    SANS SAFETY MEASURES

    While we have taken extraordinary planning steps to be thoughtful and deliberate about our framework, fluidity remains with local ordinances. Our measures will be implemented in accordance with these local government agencies and may vary depending on timing. These measures may include some or all of the following measures:

    • Vaccinations: SANS Staff & Faculty will be fully vaccinated prior to travel. We highly encourage you do the same or exercise your due diligence before traveling to an in-person event. Exploring alternative options are encouraged including our Live Online Training events
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): an adjustable, cloth mask will be provided at check-in. Face masks may be required in both common areas and in the meeting space and will be confirmed at event check-in. Guidance will be implemented in accordance with local and venue ordinance
    • Physical Distancing: inside of classrooms, seating areas may be arranged to ensure proper distancing
    • Reduced Contact: at registration, SANS aims to reduce queuing and offer limited-contact registration