San Francisco Bay Area ISSA Chapter


Next Chapter Meeting:

May 8, 2019

  We are pleased to announce a new Chapter Meeting location for 2019.

Fenwick & West LLP

The formal address is:
Fenwick & West LLP
555 California Street 12th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104

We wish to thank them for their generosity

Date: May 8, 2019
Time: 12 - 2:30pm
Location: Fenwick & West LLP
555 California Street 12th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104

Speaker: Andrew Howard, Chief Technology Officer, Kudelski Security


Title: Blocks and Chains: Realities of Digital Ledgers in Enterprise Security

Synopsis: This presentation will discuss the impact of Blockchain, or digital ledgers, on the enterprise. After the crypto currency crash, has blockchain failed to meet expectations? What should security be focused on.


  Andrew Howard is a Technology Executive who has driven technical and security advantage for a variety of commercial and government enterprises. He has built, transformed, and led teams globally. He led a preeminent cyber security research and development organization (@Georgia Tech), designed leading information security programs following catastrophic breaches (@PwC), and is defending leading global brands (@Kudelski). At Kudelski, he focuses on innovation, product development, and business development. He is a regular consultant and speaker for C-suites and boardrooms across the Fortune 500. He is a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Futures Council.


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Chapter News & Announcements:

2019 Chapter Elections

Candiate selection begins in April.

The San Francisco Bay ISSA Chapter elections are underway. Voting is to be concluded on May 8, 2019. Please use the following URL to vote for the candidates, Below are the biographies of the current candidates on the ballot. In addition, write-in ballot candidates are welcome.

The positions for this year are:

  1. Vice President
  2. Treasurer
  3. Membership Director
  4. Communications Director

Elections will be held in April and results will be announced in May.

The terms of the board roles are two years. For more information about the duties of the board visit our web site at:
As always, we encourage all chapter members to vote.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact

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