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Maxim Deweerdt

Max is a principal consultant at AlfaSec, the professional services company he founded in 2019. He has extensive experience with a range of Cyber Defense topics - from policy and frameworks, risk & compliance to deep technical expertise (e.g. threat hunting, incident response, SOC). Max is a trusted advisor to various governments, large corporations and businesses in the EMEA region.

Max holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from HoWest University College in Belgium, which was one of the first academic institutions to provide an official cybersecurity curriculum in Belgium. During his studies he helped a technology company achieve ISO27001 certification, who then hired him in a CISO role.

Having spoken at SANS summits, RSA and private events, Max is a seasoned speaker. He is often invited to board meetings and company events.

Max is a strong believer that we need more and better cyber defenders - that's why he's so passionate about teaching cyber defence. He likes to spend his free time volunteering for not-for-profit projects like coding for kids and re-orientation programs for people who want to shift their career to Cybersecurity.

Upcoming Courses Taught By Maxim Deweerdt
Type Course / Location Date Register

Training Event
SANS Zurich February 2020 Zurich, Switzerland
Feb 24, 2020 -
Feb 29, 2020

Training Event
SANS Secure Canberra 2020 Canberra, Australia
Mar 23, 2020 -
Mar 28, 2020

Training Event
SANS Riyadh April 2020 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Apr 4, 2020 -
Apr 16, 2020

Training Event
SANS Security West 2020 San Diego, CA
May 6, 2020 -
May 13, 2020

Training Event
SANS Stockholm May 2020 Stockholm, Sweden
May 25, 2020 -
May 30, 2020

Training Event
SANS Paris June 2020 Paris, France
Jun 8, 2020 -
Jun 13, 2020

Training Event
SANS London August 2020 London, United Kingdom
Aug 3, 2020 -
Aug 8, 2020

Training Event
SANS Brussels September 2020 Brussels, Belgium
Sep 7, 2020 -
Sep 12, 2020

*Course contents may vary depending upon location, see specific event description for details.