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Summit Chair: Lance Spitzner | Summit: Aug 24-25 | Training: Aug 21-23 | Summit CPE Credits: 12

Managing Human Risk

Join us for the 10th annual SANS Security Awareness: Managing Human Risk Summit to learn, connect, and share with thousands of fellow security awareness, behavior and culture professionals from around the world. For this year’s event you have the choice of attending live online or in-person*.

The 2023 Summit will feature: 

  • In-depth Summit Talks - The industry's top practitioners will share their latest research, technologies, and case studies in managing human risk. Gain insight on the latest proven advances and approaches in communicating to, engaging and securing your workforce. In addition, learn how to better partner with and leverage your security team and other key departments, measure the impact of your program and communicate its value to leadership and most importantly how to grow and build your career. 
  • Workshops - Interactive, hands-on workshops for those attending in person in Las Vegas. 

  • A One-of-a-Kind Networking Experience - This event is designed by the community for the community. This Summit offers exclusive access to connect with your fellow peers, leading experts and analysts, as well as SANS instructors and staff. 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. 

  • Closely Aligned SANS Courses - Enhance your knowledge base and add to your toolkit with a hands-on, immersive course taught by top SANS instructors and course authors. 

What Attendees Say

"I really enjoyed the different approaches to Security Awareness from the tactical to the strategic and from the basics to some really ground breaking ideas and innovations." - John Woodling

"So much valuable material and resources on topics related to security awareness. Loved the connections I made with others across our industry." - Kirsten Essi

"This summit is priceless. It literally hit on five different pain points or challenges I've been trying to navigatte in my current role. I'm able to leave here with new tools, tips, and ideas to address these challenges." - Adam Fowler

Who Should Attend? 

  • Security Awareness, Behavior and Culture Officers: This event was made specifically for you, need we say more? 
  • Chief Information Security Officers: Learn what is involved in securing your workforce, how to more effectively manage your human risk, and how others are demonstrating impact and gaining support from senior leadership. 
  • Security Engineers / Architects: For those of you who live in the world of securing bits and bytes, take a moment to learn the other side of security, the human world. When approached correctly, organizations are turning their employees into their greatest security strength. Develop new skill sets, advance your career and learn how to take your security program to the next level. 

  • Education / Training: Learn how to take your expertise in the world of training and education and apply that to the world of information security and managing human risk. 
  • Compliance Officers / Legal / Audit: Learn how to effectively ensure your organization is compliant with all standards and regulations that require any type of security awareness, training, and education. 

Important Dates

Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
August 4, 2023 July 31, 2023


Caesars Palace
3570 Las Vegas Blvd SouthLas Vegas, NV 89109
Phone: 1-866-227-5938
Caesars Palace

It’s time to indulge and treat yourself like a Caesar. Play, dine, and unwind like royalty at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, the remarkable, palatial center-Strip resort. From luxurious hotel rooms to world-class entertainment, it’s time to experience a trip that’s one for the books

Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

Special discounted rates of $89.00 S/D (Sunday 8/20 - Thursday 8/24) and $255.00 S/D (Friday 8/25-Saturday 8/26) plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability. SANS Attendee rates are only available through Monday, July 31, 2023.

A limited number of Government Per Diem rooms at the prevailing rate are available with proper ID. Government Per Diem rates are only available through Monday, July 17, 2023.

There is a daily discounted resort fee of $20.00 per room, per night, plus applicable state and local tax. Resort fee includes unlimited local phone calls (no long distance or international calls,) two guest admissions per day to the Fitness Center (does not include use of the spa,) and in-room internet access to include two devices per room per day (property-wide and inter-property roaming available at that property for an additional fee.)

To make a regular attendee or government per diem reservation, please visit this link and select from the drop down menu.

Top 3 reasons to stay at the Caesars Palace

  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 Caesars Palace, 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 additional networking events at the Caesars Palace that you won't want to miss!

Travel Arrangements and Directions

Please visit the hotel’s website or contact them directly at 1-866-227-5938 for prevailing parking rates that are subject to change prior to the official meeting dates.

From Harry Reid International Airport (LAS): Approximately 3.6 miles.

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  3. Annual rainfall in Las Vegas totals slightly more than four inches.

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