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Security West 2014

San Diego, CA | Thu, May 8 - Sat, May 17, 2014
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We are pleased to invite you to San Diego on May 8-17 for the best security training money can buy! SANS Security West 2014 will focus on emerging trends and will feature related evening talks and a star-studded panel discussion. We are also bringing new cutting-edge courses and many that are associated with GIAC Certifications.

At SANS Security West, you have the opportunity to take courses from the SANS top instructors, our real-world practitioners who are the best at ensuring you not only learn the material, but that you can apply it immediately when you return to the office.

Don't miss these enriching and informal networking opportunities that you only find at live training events. Watch for our SANS Special Events, Vendor Expo and Reception (May 12), and SANS@Night talks - all of which are free to those who register for a course. Valuable professional relationships that last for years are forged at SANS events.

Here is what some attendees had to say about SANS Security West 2013:

"My favorite time of year is when SANS comes to town." - Mike Chandler, Southern California Edison

"I'm a repeat student at SANS conference. Always great courses and knowledgeable instructors." - Linh Sithihao, USTW

"Excellent presentation, I would like to take more classes. 'First timer.'" - George Boresky, DHHS-OIG

"Awesome content, great instructor, and support staff." - Phillip Baca, Drive Savers Data Recovery

"This training increases my marketability in the job market. It also adds value my organization. I truly enjoy Ed's enthusiasm and passion he teaches with. It keeps me engaged. I have yet to say 'I wish this would happen.'" - Purnima Mysore, Qualcomm

"I'm always blown away by the knowledge of the SANS instructors!" - Caleb Queern, Cyveillance

The Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel campus will be the location for SANS Security West 2014. With its spectacular waterfront location, the Hyatt offers stunning ocean and bay views with easy access to many unique Southern California adventures! Take a cruise on the San Diego Bay, and visit Seaport Village, the Gaslamp Quarter, the San Diego Zoo, and Sea World. Plus, don't miss the museums or IMAX theatre in Balboa Park. San Diego in May has an average high of 69 degrees with a low of 60 degrees.

A special discount rate of $210 S/D will be honored based on space availability. Make your reservations now as this special rate is only available through April 19, 2014. Government per diem rooms are available with proper ID; simply call reservations and ask for the SANS government rate. These rates include-high speed Internet in your room.

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The only way you can be prepared for the future is to understand it, and those who do not learn from the past are forced to repeat it. Our look at emerging trends will prepare you to face the challenges ahead. Register today for SANS Security West 2014 - we are looking forward to meeting you in sunny Southern California!

Emerging Trends in Information Security

At Security West 2014, we'll offer 3 different discussions on Emerging Trends in Information Security and an opening night address by John Pescatore. Here's your chance to influence these discussions on trends in cyber threats, technology, business vulnerabilities, device and software security, and more. Your insights may be featured during the SANS@Night panel discussions!