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Drawing in nearly 50,000 annual attendees, RSA Conference is celebrated as one of the leading infosec event of the year for exchanging ideas, rubbing elbows with industry leaders, and uncovering the latest cyber threats. It is your opportunity to sharpen the skills you need to win the battle against ever-evolving cyber threats.

In these five days of interacting with top industry practitioners, you’ll also have the opportunity to participate in innovative educational sessions that’ll address an array of critical security issues. But before you get caught up in taking in the gorgeous San Francisco sights, networking with peers from around the globe, and sharpening your critical security skills to protect your organization, you’ll want to pencil in a few of these happenings into your RSA agenda: 

1. RSA Keynote: The Five Most Dangerous New Attack Techniques and How to Counter Them, featuring SANS Institute founder, Alan Paller, and top SANS instructors, Ed Skoudis, Heather Mahalik, and Johannes Ulrich.

Thursday, March 7th
10:55 AM – 11:40 AM 

Join the SANS Institute team as they cover the five most dangerous new attack techniques and the best ways to prepare your organization. This keynote features three of the nation’s top subject matter experts and SANS instructors, giving the audience the most relevant and timely insight to what’s coming next and how to stay ahead of constantly changing cyber threats. Stop by and watch the experts weigh in:

Heather Mahalik, Director of Forensics Engineering at ManTech and Mobile Forensics Course Director, SANS Institute
Ed Skoudis, Instructor, SANS Institute
Johannes Ullrich, Dean of Research, SANS Technology Institute

2. Lance Spitzner, SANS Director of Community and Research, will host the talk, CISO: How to Understand and Manage Your Human Risk.

Tuesday, March 5th
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM 

Drawing on over two decades of experience in the cyber threat research, security architecture, and awareness training, Spitzner’s talk will give CISOs an understanding of what human risk is and provide a strategic roadmap on how to effectively manage and measure it. Learn how other organizations are defining and effectively managing their human risk.

Get a first look at what Spitzner will be discussing at CISO: How to Understand and Manage Your Human Risk:


3. One-on-one training for EndUser Training series. Drop by the SANS Security Awareness booth (#4531, North Expo) to see the latest refresh to our EndUser Training in action, which features even more styles and options to deploy training, all backed by the SANS expertise you trust. For a more detailed demo, we’ve also got limited times remaining to speak with someone one-on-one about 2019 EndUser Training Series release. Want to secure a remaining spot?

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If you’re attending RSA Conference 2019, don't be shy! You can find us at SANS Institute at booth #3416 (South Expo) and SANS Security Awareness at booth #4531 (North Expo). You don't want these special opportunities to roll by faster than the fog over the Golden Gate Bridge. 

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