Free SANS Community Events

SANS is pleased to offer a variety of virtual training events for the global cybersecurity community. Explore the events listed below and start making plans to level up your knowledge, hands-on skills, and industry connections. Join the SANS community to access our free events!
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Summits

SANS Summits are one or two day events that bring together practitioners and leading experts to share and discuss case studies, lessons learned, new tools, and innovative strategies.

No matter your background or skill level, SANS Summits give you the chance to learn, connect, and share with cybersecurity professionals from around the globe.  

You'll walk away with actionable information, a fresh perspective, and new tools that you can immediately leverage in your work to protect your organization from ever-evolving threats. 

EventLocationSummit Date
ICS Security SummitOrlando, FL & Free Live OnlineJun 17-18
Neurodiversity in Cybersecurity SummitFree Live OnlineThursday, June 27
SSA Managing Human Risk SummitNorfolk, VA & Free Live OnlineAug 1-2
Digital Forensics & Incident Response SummitSalt Lake City, UT & Free Live OnlineAug 22-23
CloudSecNext Summit & Training 2024Denver, CO & Free Live OnlineSept 30 - Oct 1
HackFest Hollywood
Call for Presentations Open!
Hollywood, CA & Free Live OnlineOct 28-29

SANS Ransomware Summit

Free Summit: Friday, May 31 | Live online The Summit will bring together cybersecurity professionals and leading experts from around the world for a day of in-depth talks and discussions focused on ransomware prevention, detection, response, and recovery.
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Free Events to Attend in 2024

SANS has a variety of FREE events ranging from our multi-day Cyber Solutions Fest to half-day survey events, all of which provide sponsors a platform to showcase their products and solutions to high-level security practitioners and cybersecurity decision-makers.

Check out our upcoming 2024 events below to save your seat for the events that best align with your focus area.

Event

Location

Event Date(s)

Ransomware Summit Solutions TrackVirtualMay 31
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: Application Security & API SurveyVirtualJune 5
Registration Now OPEN!
ICS Security Summit Solutions TrackOrlando, FL & VirtualJune 17
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: SOC SurveyVirtualJuly 12
Registration Now OPEN!
Carahsoft Government Solutions ForumVirtualJuly 25
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Report Event: Top New Attacks & ThreatsVirtualJuly 31
Registration Now OPEN!
DFIR Summit Solutions Track | Day 1: Digital Forensics & Incident ResponseSalt Lake City, UT & VirtualAugust 22
Registration Now OPEN!
DFIR Summit Solutions Track | Day 2: Threat HuntingSalt Lake City, UT & VirtualAugust 23
Registration Now OPEN!
Cloud Security ExchangeVirtualAugust 27
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: Multicloud SurveyVirtualAugust 28
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: AI SurveyVirtualSeptember 11
Registration Now OPEN!
CloudSecNext Summit Solutions TrackDenver, CO & VirtualOctober 1
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: ICS/OT SurveyVirtualOctober 9
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Emerging Technologies TrackVirtualNovember 6
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: SOC & SOAR TrackVirtualNovember 7
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Detection & Response TrackVirtualNovember 7
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Threat TrackVirtualNovember 8
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Zero Trust TrackVirtualNovember 8
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: Detection & Response SurveyVirtualNovember 20
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Report Event: Cloud Security ConvergenceVirtualDecember 6
Registration Now OPEN!

2024 Government Security Forum

This Solutions Forum will provide public cybersecurity teams with the knowledge, solutions, and inspiration they need to build a robust or hone their security posture. Register today, join us on July 25th, and safeguard your agency’s infrastructure and data.

What Attendees Are Saying

There are tons of great, passionate security professionals, with loads of knowledge. Come to listen, and talk to people who are great at what they do.
Austin Shell
- ATI
I think the content is stellar, but the opportunities for networking and industry knowledge-sharing is invaluable.
Ricky Pullan
- Microsoft
Good exposure to tools and stories from the field and front lines.
Tyler Freeman
- FireEye
Lots of learning, networking, thought-provoking discussions, and fun crammed into two days!
Stephen Malott
- Lbrands
Very useful, relevant content and opportunity to meet peers, network, and build relationships."
Frank McClain
- Red Canary