Become a World-Class Cyber Security Leader with Hands-On Training

Attend in-person in New Orleans, LA or Live Online

Gain the practical skills you need to build and lead security teams, communicate with technical and business leaders alike, and develop capabilities that build your organization's success. Join us for SANS Security Leadership 2023 (May 8-13, CST), and receive relevant applicable training. You’ll leave ready to apply what you’ve learned the day you return to work.

SANS Security Leadership 2023 Features

    • Practical cyber security training taught by real-world practitioners
    • Real-time support from GIAC-certified teacher assistants
    • Dedicated chat channels for networking
    • Hands-on labs in a virtual environment
    • Courseware in electronic and printed books
    • Several courses aligning with GIAC certifications
    • CPE Credits for Certification Renewal
    • Archive of course lectures uploaded to your account daily during the event
    • Four months of access to your course lectures recordings

    Choose your course and register below. We look forward to seeing you soon!

    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.

    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 lectures 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. 

    Important Dates

    Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
    April 21, 2023 April 17, 2023


    Hyatt Regency New Orleans
    601 Loyola Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70113

    Phone: 504-561-1234

    Hyatt Regency New Orleans


    Discover the culture of the Crescent City at Hyatt Regency New Orleans. Centered downtown near Champions Square, Smoothie King Center, and minutes from the historic French Quarter, Arts District, and Mississippi Riverfront. There’s no better place from which to explore the eclectic vibrancy of New Orleans. 


    Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

    A special discounted rate of $249.00 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 Monday, April 17, 2023.

    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 Hyatt Regency New Orleans

    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 Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 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 Hyatt Regency New Orleans that you won't want to miss!


    Travel Arrangements and Directions

    A discounted valet parking rate of $40/day plus applicable taxes for standard vehicles for overnight guests is available. A discounted valet parking rate of $30 for 4-10hrs plus applicable taxes is available for daily drive-in attendees. Additional self parking is available in nearby lots.

    Please note that while SANS tries to negotiate a great parking rate with the hotel, many times the parking garage is not owned by the hotel, but an independent company. In these cases, neither SANS nor the hotel have any control over the fees charged.

    From Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY): Approximately 14.2 miles.

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    Experience New Orleans

    3 Quick Facts about New Orleans

    1. New Orleans is known as the Crawfish Capital of the World.
    2. The first opera in the U.S. was performed in New Orleans in 1796.
    3. There are almost half as many alligators as there are people in Louisiana.

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    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.