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Hello Members and Guests

We want to thank Kimberly Quan, Mike Skurko, as well as the SFBay ISSA chapter, Silicon Valley ISSA Chapter, as well as ISSA International for putting together and hosting an Amazing 2022 RSA Mixer. We hope that everyone who attended had a great time.

Join SafeBreach, Armis and ISSA to learn about MITRE ATT&CK followed by a Wine Tasting at Domenico Winery!

ISSA has teamed with Armis and SafeBreach to provide a learning opportunity around the MITRE ATT&CK framework. This will be followed by social time involving Wine Tasting at Domenico Winery. The event will be on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 | 3pm – 6:30pm PST.
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In person Chapter Meeting!

We are thrilled to be able to announce our first in person chapter meeting of 2022. The location of the meeting will be at the Sysdig headquarters in downtown San Francisco, 135 Main St 21st Floor, San Francisco, CA. The chapter meeting will be on Wednesday, June 15th, at 12pm - 2:30pm. This will be a hybrid event. Lunch will be included. If you can't attend in person, please join us virtually over our Zoom meeting. Remote: Register Here
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The San Francisco ISSA chapter has concluded our local chapter elections underway with the following positions that were in contention, President, Secretary and Programs Director.
Congratulations to the following board members:

  • President - Jimmy Sanders
  • Secretary - Shimon Modi
  • Programs Director - Brendan Elisaon
In addition, a great congratulations are in order for Kimberly Quan on the new board position, Education Director.
  • Education Director - Kimberly Quan
The terms of the board roles are two years. For more information about the duties of the board visit our web site at:

http://sfbay.issa.org/about/boardduties.htm


June 2022 In Person / Hybrid Chapter Meeting

Wednesday, June 15, 2022


Location: Sysdig Headquarters: 135 main St. 21st Floor. San Francisco
When: Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Pacific Time
Event: "ISSA: June 2022 In Person / Hybrid Chapter Meeting"

Register Here

Register Here


We are thrilled to be able to announce our first in person chapter meeting. The location of the meeting will be at the Sysdig headquarters in downtown San Francisco, 135 Main St 21st Floor, San Francisco, CA. The chapter meeting will be on Wednesday, June 15th, at 12pm - 2:30pm. This will be a hybrid event. Lunch will be included.

This would be a great opportunity to network with other colleagues and ISSA members, share ideas, stories, ask questions, learn more about the chapters and just get together.

The Chapter Board members will talk about their respective goals and ideas for the San Francisco Bay Area ISSA Chapter for the upcoming months. In addition, it will be a great way for you to ask questions and network with your ISSA Members and local chapter board members.


SF Bay ISSA 2021 Past Presentations

The SFBay ISSA Chapter was pleased to have David Movshovitz (Co Founder and CTO @TrackerDetect) present on "How to identify abnormal users applications’ behaviors quickly and accurately without false alarms?" for our September Chapter Meeting.
September 2021 Chapter Meeting

If you were not able to attend the August Chapter meeting concerning Passwordless Identity, you can watch the recorded session here, ISSA August Presentation". We want to thank Transmit Security for allowing Craig to talk about the hot topic of "Passwordless Identity.


 

The San Francisco Bay Area ISSA organization wants to thank everyone who attended as well as the groups that participated in the Technology Workforce Collaborative summit, techwc.org. If you were not able to attend, you can view the summit here,



More Information

How do I join ISSA?

The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) International web site handles all new membership applications. Select "San Francisco (USA)" for your chapter affiliation, complete the form, provide payment, and submit. If you're ready to become a member or need to renew your membership, visit the ISSA Join Online page.

SFBay ISSA Board

President: Jimmy Sanders
Vice President: Patrick Huber
Programs Director: Kimberly Quan
Communications Director: Hakeem Oseni
Treasurer: R. Daniel Lee
Membership Director: Terry Quan
Recording Secretary: Shimon Modi

To contact all board members, please email:  board at sfbay dot issa dot org


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Technology Career Accelerator:
The keys to unlock the doors to your technology career!

We want to thank everyone who attended and the groups that participated in the April 2021, Technology Workforce Collaborative summit. If you were not able to attend, you can view the summit here, https://youtu.be/Bl25cN4DPqw


The SF Bay ISSA partnered with the following groups the event,

Technology Workforce Collaborative

https://www.icmcp.org/bay-area
https://bayict.org/
http://www.eachoneteachone.is/
https://isc2-eastbay-chapter.org/
https://www.oocio.org/
https://sv-issa.org/
https://usintechnology.com/
https:www.womeninediscovery.org/

AND
https://hackervalley.com

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Looking for Great Speakers

The SFBay ISSA Chapter is always looking for great presenters. If you or your company have a presentation or a topic of interest, please contact vicepresident [at] sfbay.issa.org with the proposed title, abstract, and speaker biography. The presentation cannot be a "sales/product pitch." However, it is okay for the speaker to take a minute or two to establish their expertise in the area and the company at which they work." The presentation should last no more than 45 minutes excluding a 10-15 minute question and answer session.


About the SF Bay Area ISSA Chapter


ISSA


ISSA is a not-for-profit, volunteer organization providing a forum for education, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skills, and professional growth of its members. A goal of the ISSA is to promote the best practices that will ensure availability, integrity, and confidentiality of organizational resources. The purpose of the SF Bay Area ISSA chapter is to have a local venue for interacting with your colleagues in the security profession.

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