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.


Summits are one- to two-day events that bring together practitioners and leading experts to share and discuss case studies, lessons learned, new tools, and innovative strategies to improve cybersecurity and overcome challenges in a particular focus area or industry.

EventLocationSummit Date
Blockchain Security Summit


Aug 31 - Sep 1

Cybersecurity Leadership Summit & TrainingVirtual

Sep 16

Blue Team Summit & Training

Scottsdale, AZ & Virtual

Oct 3-4

SANS APAC ICS Summit and Training November Singapore 2022


Nov 11

Pen Test HackFest Summit & Training

Arlington, VA & Virtual

Nov 14-15

ICS Security Summit & Training 2023

Orlando, FL & Virtual

May 1-2, 2023


Blue Team Summit 2022

Join us in-person in Scottsdale, AZ for a special price of $250 or Live Online! Summit: Oct 3 - 4 | Training: October 5th - 10th Scottsdale, AZ or Live Online Attend Blue Team Summit to experience: - Two days of highly technical talks and panel discussions - Exclusive networking opportunities in-person and virtually - Interactive workshops (available for in-person attendees) - Choose between several practical, cyber defense focused workshops - Closely aligned SANS Cyber Defense courses

Solutions Forums & Tracks

SANS Solutions Forums and Tracks are events that provide sponsors a platform to showcase their products and solutions to high-level security practitioners and cybersecurity decision-makers. In partnership with a SANS Subject Matter Expert, invited speakers will help develop a compelling agenda and contribute to the exchange of ideas based on the event topic.



Event Date(s)

Government Security Solutions Forum


Thu, Jul 21, 2022

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Solving the Next Generation of Application Security Solutions Forum


Fri, Aug 04, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Digital Forensics & Threat Hunting Summit

Austin, TX & Virtual

Mon, Aug 15, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Tue, Aug 16, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Cloud Security Exchange


Thu, Aug 25, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Kubernetes and Container Security Solutions Forum 


Fri, Aug 26, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Blue Team Summit Solutions Track

Scottsdale, AZ & Virtual

Tue, Oct 4, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

SANS Cyber Solutions Fest 2022 | DAY ONE


Thu, Oct 13, 2022
Registration Now OPEN!

SANS Cyber Solutions Fest 2022 | DAY TWO


Fri, Oct 14, 2022
Registration Now OPEN!

Zero Trust Solutions Forum


Fri, Nov 18, 2022


2022 Cloud Security Exchange | Thursday, August 25th at 11:00am ET

For the first time, SANS is partnering with top cloud platform providers to help you make the cloud a safer place. Experts from Google Cloud, Microsoft Security and SANS join together for this global event to share solutions to problems that enterprises encounter in the increasingly multi-cloud environment. This event will be simultaneously live streamed in Portuguese, and Spanish. Also, Japanese will be available in OnDemand format.

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
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