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Chicago 2019

Chicago, IL | Mon, Aug 19 - Sat, Aug 24, 2019
This event is over,
but there are more training opportunities.


  • Tuesday, August 20th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

SANS would like to invite you to attend a Women's CONNECT event. This is a great opportunity to learn more about SANS programs supporting women and to network with other attendees.

Networking & Panelist Event

Date: Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Address: 511 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60611 US

Phone: 312-836-5900


Event space location: Ball Room Foyer

Networking: 5:30 - 6:30 pm

SANS Welcome Hugh Howard: 6:30 - 6:40 pm

Keynote talk with Kyla Guru: 6:40 - 7:30 pm

All are welcome, regardless of gender. We look forward to many connections being made by those looking to support, advance, mentor, learn and network.


Bonus Sessions

The following bonus sessions are open to all paid attendees at no additional cost. There are many different types of events that fall into these categories:

  • SANS@Night: Evening presentations given after day courses have ended. This category includes Keynotes.
  • Special Events: SANS-hosted events and other non-technical recreational offerings. This category includes, but is not limited to, Receptions and Information Tables.
  • Vendor: Events hosted by external vendor exhibitors.
Monday, August 19
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session - Welcome to SANS Doc Blackburn Monday, August 19th, 8:00am - 8:30am Special Events
Equifax, Congress, 148 million US taxpayer's information. What Went Wrong? What Lessons Can You Learn from This? Christopher Crowley Monday, August 19th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Tuesday, August 20
Session Speaker Time Type
Women's CONNECT Tuesday, August 20th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm Special Events
A Crash Course in the Elastic Stack John Hubbard Tuesday, August 20th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, August 21
Session Speaker Time Type
Vendor Showcase Wednesday, August 21st, 10:30am - 10:50am Vendor Event
Vendor Showcase Wednesday, August 21st, 3:00pm - 3:20pm Vendor Event
The Art of the Impossible: Attacking the Modern Web Moses Frost Wednesday, August 21st, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night