SANS CloudSecNext Summit 2022 - Call for Presentations

Submission Deadline: Monday, February 14, 2022 | 5:00p.m. EST (UTC-5)

The Summit Call for Presentations has closed.

Thank you to those of you who submitted! The advisory board is busy reviewing submissions. The advisory board carefully evaluates proposals to ensure the Summit agenda delivers actionable content that meets the needs of the community.

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Proposed presentations should be case studies based on real-world experience, lessons learned, and best practices, and should give attendees actionable advice they can implement immediately upon returning to their organizations.

Topic of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Case studies of cloud migrations and lessons learned the hard way
  • Multi-account and multi-cloud security best practices
  • Cloud security monitoring and threat detection
  • Securing cloud native technologies including containers, Kubernetes, and serverless technologies
  • Security-led innovation through modernization of applications, process (DevSecOps), and policy
  • Hybrid cloud/edge computing security
  • Managing access and authorization in the cloud
  • Identity federation and single sign-on (SSO)
  • Performing IR in cloud environments
  • Vulnerability management for instances, containers, and Serverless

Submit your proposal by following the link below. You will be prompted to create or log into an account for EasyChair prior to submitting.

Submission Deadline: Monday, February 14, 2022, 5:00 p.m. EST (UTC-5)

Practical Advice for Submitting a Talk

Giving presentations at conferences is a great way to share your expertise, expand your professional network, and bolster your personal brand. But how do you submit a proposal that sets you apart from the crowd? Britta Glade, Director of Content for RSA Conference, and Dawn Cappelli, CISO of Rockwell Automation and program committee member for RSA Conference, have reviewed literally thousands of proposals, and share their tips for getting yours noticed and selected.