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Security East 2018

New Orleans, LA | Mon, Jan 8 - Sat, Jan 13, 2018
This event is over,
but there are more training opportunities.

Program Guide Course Location Change

MGT512 will take place in Cambridge, located on the 2nd Floor of the hotel.

DEV540 will take place in Marlborough B, located on the 2nd Floor of the hotel.

Welcome Networking Reception- Sunday, January 7th

Date: Sunday, January 7th

Time: 6:00pm -9:00pm

Location: Fulton Alley, 600 Fulton Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

For all registered SANS Security East 2018 attendees!

Kick off your SANS Security East 2018 experience at the Welcome Networking Reception taking place at Fulton Alley. Be a part of this premier event and join the industry's most powerful gathering of cybersecurity professionals. Share stories, make connections and learn how to make the most of your week in New Orleans. Come join your colleagues for a fun, relaxing evening.

Network with industry peers, SANS instructors and professionals in cybersecurity

Engage and make connections. Get to know your fellow attendees. Reconnect with old friends and make new contacts.

Find out how to make the most of your week at SANS Security East 2018.

Attendees must pick up their event name badge at Registration Sunday, January 7th from 4:00pm-6:00pm. Event name badges are required for admission to the Welcome Networking Reception.


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.
Additional Sessions
Session Speaker Type
Welcome Networking Reception- Sunday, January 7th Reception
Monday, January 8
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session - Welcome to SANS Bryan Simon Monday, January 8th, 8:00am - 8:30am Special Events
Actionable Detects: Blue Team Cyber Defense Tactics Seth Misenar Monday, January 8th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Tuesday, January 9
Session Speaker Time Type
Using an Open Source Threat Model for Prioritized Defense James Tarala Tuesday, January 9th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Blockchain: the New Digital Swiss Army Knife? G. Mark Hardy Tuesday, January 9th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Infosec Rock Star: Geek Will Only Get You So Far Ted Demopoulos Tuesday, January 9th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, January 10
Session Speaker Time Type
Community Night Wednesday, January 10th, 6:00pm - 9:15pm Special Events
Infosec State of the Union Jake Williams Wednesday, January 10th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Security is QA: My Path from Developer to Pen Tester Joshua Barone Wednesday, January 10th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Analyzing CRASHOVERRIDE - The Grid Targeted Malware Robert M. Lee Wednesday, January 10th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm SANS@Night
Thursday, January 11
Session Speaker Time Type
Coffee and Donuts with the Graduate School Thursday, January 11th, 7:30am - 9:00am Special Events