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.


Join us for ICS Security Summit 2022

SANS and Dragos CtF: June 1 | Summit: June 2-3 | Training: June 4-9 Orlando, FL & Free Live Online The most comprehensive ICS security event of the year is back! Don't miss your chance to enjoy: • Two days of cutting-edge Summit talks • Hands-on ICS Security workshops and challenges • Five immersion-style ICS security courses • Network and chat with like-minded individuals • Learn the skills you'll need to prepare your organization for the attacks coming its way

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)

IN-PERSON CloudSecNext Summit Solutions Track

  • FREE IN-PERSON Event Includes:
    • Free Breakfast, Lunch, and Happy Hour
    • Prize Giveaways
      • Oculus Quest 2 VR Headset
      • Holy Stone GPS Drone
      • Hundreds of $$ in Amazon Gift Cards
    • Actionable Cloud Security Takeaways
    • Face-to-Face Interaction with Security Professionals

San Diego, CA

Wed, May 4, 2022

Register for IN-PERSON

VIRTUAL CloudSecNext Summit Solutions Track


Wed, May 4, 2022

Register for VIRTUAL

Attack Surface Management Solutions Forum


Fri, Apr 29, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

IAM, MFA, & Password Security Solutions Forum


Fri, May 20, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

ICS Security Summit Solutions Track

Orlando, FL & Virtual

Fri, Jun 3, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Insider Threat, Phishing, & Malware Solutions Forum


Fri, Jun 17, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Solving the Next Generation of Application Security Solutions Forum


Fri, Jun 24, 2022

Registration Now OPEN!

Government Security Solutions Forum


Thu, Jul 21, 2022

Digital Forensics & Incident Response Summit

  • Digital Forensics Solutions Track
  • Threat Hunting Solutions Track

Austin, TX & Virtual

Mon, Aug 15 -

Tue, Aug 16, 2022

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

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

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Earn 6 CPEs By Attending These FREE Events!

FREE IN-PERSON EVENT - CloudSecNext Summit Solutions Track | Wednesday, May 4th | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT Looking for a golden glow? Join us in San Diego at Manchester Grand Hyatt for this FREE event chaired by SANS Instructor, AJ Yawn! Invited cloud security experts will provide a full day of valuable content for you to apply to your everyday work life, as well as an opportunity to network with fellow cybersecurity professionals. CloudSecNext Summit Solutions Track VIRTUAL | Wednesday, May 4th | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT The SANS CloudSecNext Summit Solutions Track is back! Don't miss the opportunity to join SANS Instructor and cloud security expert, AJ Yawn, for a full day of engaging cloud security content while you converse with fellow cybersecurity professionals. Tune in as invited cloud security experts dive into technical case studies, thought leadership, and live demos revolving around how companies can improve the security of their cloud environment through automation.

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