SANS San Francisco Winter 2022

San Francisco, CA, US and Virtual - PT
Mon, Dec 5 - Sat, Dec 10, 2022

Hands-On Cyber Security Training Taught by Real-World Practitioners

Attend in San Francisco, CA or Live Online

Experience immersive cybersecurity training relevant to today’s top cyber threats. Join us in San Francisco or Live Online for SANS San Francisco Winter 2022 (December 5-10), and learn from experienced industry practitioners.

SANS San Francisco Winter 2022 Features

  • In-Person or Live Online training (see Available Courses for details)
  • Practical cyber security training taught by real-world practitioners
  • Hands-on labs in a virtual environment
  • Courses include electronic and printed books
  • Opportunity to earn CPEs to demonstrate ongoing skill development
  • Several courses aligning with GIAC certifications to validate your knowledge

Please note that courses are available In-Person in San Francisco, CA or Live Online during this event. Please see course details below for availability. For In-Person courses, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Register now to secure your spot.


In-Person Event Considerations

With your health and wellbeing in mind, we are working closely with the event venue to apply the greatest safety measures and highest standards of cleanliness for our In-Person attendees.

If you would like to attend In-Person, please register now to ensure your spot before the event meets capacity.

Live Online Training

Live Online courses include live stream instruction with real-time support from GIAC-certified teacher assistants, plus an archive of course lectures uploaded to your account daily during the event and four months of access to your course lecture's recordings.

SANS Live Training Offers You

  • Flexible Options: Interactive, immersion-style training available Live Online or In-Person with opportunities to network with and learn from other professionals.
  • Courses on the cutting edge: All courses are designed to align with dominant security team roles, duties, and disciplines.
  • Training from the best: SANS instructors are active security practitioners who bring their extensive knowledge and real-world experiences to the classroom.
  • GIAC Certification: Several certifications align with SANS training courses, validating student mastery for professional use in critical, specialized InfoSec domains, and job-specific roles.
  • The SANS Promise: You will be able to apply the skills and techniques you’ve learned as soon as you return to work.

Whether you attend In-Person or Live Online, you will receive high-quality cybersecurity training directly from real-world practitioners. Register now to experience training you can use immediately to secure your environment and advance your career.

Nobody else in the industry is as comprehensive as SANS or as up-to-date and knowledgeable. If you want to learn how to do your job right, I don’t think there's any better training out there right now.
Ronald Craft
- S-RM
SANS courses are extremely valuable because of all the hands-on material and their connection to the real world.
Tor Nilsson
- SecurityLink AB
The labs are giving me a chance to see the course content first hand and interact with it. It's doing a good job of letting me play with it and really seeing how the tools and methodologies work.
Ryan Moeller
- Eureka Strategic Consulting
SANS training keeps individuals up-to-date with relevant cyber security information. I can now apply the skills learned towards further maturing my program.
Nicholas Marriott
- Pfizer
SANS offers the ultimate in quality instruction and thoughtful curriculum development. I learned so much this week and can't wait to review and apply what I learned.
Gabrielle S.
- US Federal Agency
The labs were very hands-on, and being able to manually go through these exercises gives me confidence that I can do these things in the future.
Crystal Cleaveland
- American Registry for Internet Numbers
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    Important Dates

    Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
    November 18, 2022 November 14, 2022

    Location

    Parc 55 Hotel – a Hilton Hotel

    55 Cyril Magnin ST

    San Francisco, California, United States, 94102

    Phone: 415-392-8000

    Parc 55 San Francisco – A Hilton Hotel

    We’re three blocks from Union Square, and a short walk from Westfield mall, the Powell BART Station, and the cable car turnaround. The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is a half-mile away and we’re five minutes from the Moscone Center. Enjoy our fitness center and two onsite restaurants. Pets are welcome.

    Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

    A special discounted rate of $269.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability.

    The group rate is lower than the Government Per Diem rate.

    These rates include internet in your room and are only available through Monday, November 14, 2022.

    To make a regular reservation, please visit this link.

    Top 3 reasons to stay at the Parc 55 San Francisco - a Hilton Hotel

    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 Parc 55 San Francisco, 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 Parc 55 San Francisco that you won't want to miss!

    Travel Arrangements and Directions

    Please visit the hotel’s website or contact them directly at 415-392-8000 for prevailing parking rates that are subject to change prior to the official meeting dates.

    From San Francisco International Airport (SFO): Approximately 13.3 miles.

    From Oakland International Airport (OAK): Approximately 19.1 miles.

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    Experience San Francisco

    3 Quick Facts about San Francisco

    1. San Francisco is built on more than 50 hills. Some of the most well-known are Russian Hill, Nob Hill, Telegraph Hill, and Twin Peaks. A few of the lesser-known ones are Golden Mine Hill, Excelsior Heights, and Tank Hill.
    2. San Francisco has the oldest and second-largest Chinatown in North America. It is around one mile long by one and a half miles wide. More than 100,000 people line in Chinatown. It’s the most densely populated neighborhood in the city.
    3. The United Nations Charter was signed in San Francisco. It was signed in the War Memorial and Performing Arts Center in the Civic Center District on June 26, 1945.

    Recommended Web Link: https://www.sftravel.com/

    Health and Safety Information

    As we welcome you back to In-Person Training, your safety remains our greatest priority. We continue to make proactive decisions that are grounded in care, ensuring your peace of mind and we are grateful for the trust you have shown us over the years.

    SANS continues to adhere to all official government and local authority guidance, as well as any venue or location-specific imposed regulation.

    It is important to consider your own personal situation and the risk to you, your fellow attendees, and SANS faculty and staff before attending in-person training.

    Our measures will be implemented in accordance with local government agencies' guidance in effect during the event. As a result, our practices may vary from event to event.

    • We take great pride in only working with hotel venues that maintain rigorous standards of cleanliness and hygiene and continue to monitor the evolving situation and guidelines.
    • We will ensure proper distancing, where needed, inside of classrooms and event seating areas.
    • We intend to deliver the highest level of hygiene and safety protocol during our event to ensure attendees, faculty, staff, sponsors, and vendors can connect, learn, network, and return to business as usual, effectively, and safely.