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: Nathan Hamiel, Head of Cybersecurity Research, Kudelski Security


Title:Blockchain: For the rest of us

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.


  Nathan Hamiel is Head of Cybersecurity Research at Kudelski Security, an international security company providing innovative and tailored solutions to enterprises and public-sector clients. Nathan works in the innovation group defining the future of services and products for the company. A security veteran with a strong focus on software security, he has spent his nearly 20-year career helping customers around the world solve complex security challenges. Nathan has presented his research at global security events including Black Hat, DEF CON, HOPE, ShmooCon, SecTor, ToorCon and many others. He is also a member of the Black Hat review board where he evaluates research for inclusion into the various conferences around the world.


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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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