The 6th annual SANS Security Awareness Summit in San Diego was our biggest and best Summit yet! This two-day Summit includes expert awareness-focused talks, interactive discussions, networking events, and more.
In a special beta-release, this year's Summit also featured an optional third half-day. Limited to 160 participants, people were able to experience even more learning and interaction, enabling people to make the most of both the event and our amazing community.
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Jake Williams | Latest Techniques in Hacking the Human
Learn from the Incident Responder's perspective what the latest human-based attacks are, how bad guys are getting in, what they are doing once they are inside, and what their tools, tactics, and motivations are. Join world-renowned security expert, Jake Williams, while he shares the latest attacks he's seeing as he responds to some of the most fascinating and advanced cyber attackers on the planet.
Catch up on Lance Spitzner's key takeaways from the 2019 SANS Security Awareness Summit. In his blog, he discusses his favorite moments, lessons learned, and provides predictions for the summit's success in future years. He even provides slides and presentation decks from top talks.
Nicole Jacobs | Security Awareness Recognition Program
In this beginner's talk, the aim was to help attendees new to the world of cyber security by discussing the foundations of security awareness and basic approaches to it. Join Nicole from USAA while she address the importance of a Security Awareness Recognition Program.
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Jill Barclay | The Creative Process Behind Fun, Low-Budget Videos
How do you come up with ideas for video content that would appeal to your audience? How do you make topics like cybersecurity consumable and entertaining? In this presentation, Jill showcases the creative process behind producing fun, budget-friendly videos and share surprising places to draw on for inspiration.
In its first year ever, we offered a third-optional half day of workshopping and networking at the Summit. This extra time gave 160 participants the opportunity to learn about Instructional Design and a unique Birds of a Feather networking session.
Bob Hewitt | How to Build Your Own Escape Room
SANS has seen a growing interest in special events, so this presentation provided two different perspectives on this approach to awareness training. Following Hewitt's talk, the speakers came together on the stage to answer questions and provide deeper insight into their expertise. Hewitt's topic: How to Build Your Own Escape Room.
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Laney Cannon | Online Digital Scavenger Hunt: Engaging Security Awareness with Global Impact
SANS has seen a growing interest in special events, so this presentation provided two different perspectives on this approach to awareness training. Following Cannon's talk, the speakers came together on the stage to answer questions and provide deeper insight into their expertise. Cannon's topic: Online Digital Scavenger Hunt: Engaging Security Awareness with Global Impact.