SANS ICS Security Summit 2023 - Call for Presentations

Submission Deadline: Friday, February 3 | 5:00p.m. EST (UTC-5)

The Summit Call for Presentations is now OPEN!

Summit: May 1-2, 2023 | Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Orlando, FL & Live Online

Speaking at a SANS Summit gives you the opportunity to engage with thousands of cybersecurity professionals, to share your expertise, and expand your network.

The annual ICS Security Summit brings together the industry's top practitioners and leading experts from around the globe to share actionable ideas, methods, and techniques for safeguarding critical infrastructure.

To get a taste of the type of dynamic presentations and speakers you’ll see at the 2023 ICS Security Summit, check out these talks from the 2022 Summit.


The 18th annual ICS Security Summit  is now accepting submissions for the program.  Submissions should be practitioner-based and focus on communicable lessons.    

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Understanding what an attack against your organization will look like (deconstructing real-world ICS attacks and technical threats)
  • Live attack demonstrations & the defenses needed to stop them
  • Case studies and lessons learned performing security in OT/ICS networks
  • System and organizational investment opportunities that reduce attacker effects
  • Future attack vectors on ICS Regulation & standards for ICS environments
  • Ensuring ICS regulation and governance contribute to security
  • Achieving resilience in industrial operations

Submission Deadline: Friday, February 3, 5:00 p.m. EST (UTC-5)

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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.