Top Cybersecurity Events of 2018

Whether you’re trying to safeguard your own company or provide information to other organizations about security best practices, we can agree that cybersecurity events are at the heart of cutting-edge ideas and innovation. People from all sectors of the industry come together to share their own understandings and broaden their security horizons.

At K logix, we champion the idea of attending cybersecurity events and expanding your reach beyond the confines of your desk.

Here are the events we’re excited about this year:

January - March:

  • Cyber Summit USA - San Francisco, CA
    • February 13-17, 2018
  • SecureWorld - Boston, MA
    • March 14-15, 2018
  • IANS - New York, NY
    • March 19-20, 2018
  • SANS Cyber Security Training - Boston, MA
    • March 25-30, 2018

April - June:

  • RSA ConferenceSan Francisco, CA
    • April 16-20, 2018
  • CDM Media CIO Summit - Boston, MA
    • April 26, 2018
  • SOURCE - Boston, MA
    • May 9-10, 2018
  • Cyber Summit USABoston, MA
    • June 5, 2018

July - September:

  • SANSFIRE 2018 - Washington, D.C.
    • July 14-21, 2018
  • Black Hat USA - Las Vegas, NV
    • August 4-9, 2018
  • Cyber Summit USA - New York, NY
    • September 25, 2018

October - December:

  • Executive Alliance Security Leaders Summit - Boston, MA
    • October 3, 2018
  • ISF Annual World Congress - Las Vegas, NV
    • October 27-30, 2018

January - March:

Cyber Security Summit: Silicon Valley - San Jose, CA (February 13-17, 2018)


This inaugural summit welcomes C-suite and executive level professionals who are in charge of protecting their companies’ internal infrastructures and want to be exposed to solution providers and experts within the security world. 

SecureWorld Boston - Boston, MA (March 14-15, 2018)


SecureWorld conferences are focused on connecting professionals in the cybersecurity realm and educating them via their own peers. They place an emphasis on the “local” aspect of education within security, and it’s evident through their motto: “See Globally. Defend Locally.” 

IANS New York Information Security Forum - New York, NY (March 19-20, 2018)

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As a tech research firm, IANS specializes in three areas within the cyber world: IT security, risk management, and compliance. Their faculty members are expert info-sec practitioners who work in the field, so this conference provides great educational resources, as well as peer-to-peer engagement.

SANS Cyber Security Training - Boston, MA (March 25-30, 2018)


SANS training events are a great way to develop hands-on cybersecurity skills that are necessary in this current environment. They offer immersive training to provide you with the skills needed to protect your company against breaches and cyber attacks.

April - June:

RSA Conference 2018 - San Francisco, CA (April 16-20, 2018)


If you want to interact with top security leaders, explore the latest and greatest in cybersecurity technologies, and learn about new approaches regarding information security, the RSA Conference is the event to be at. Regarded as a forward-thinking global community, this conference will empower security professionals to defend and protect their organizations.

CDM Media CIO Boston Summit - Boston, MA (April 26, 2018)

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CDM Media is an outlet that connects C-level executives and solution providers and supplies them with opportunities to network and take part in interactive sessions on the newest business topics and trends within the cybersecurity world. 

SOURCE - Boston, MA (May 9-10, 2018)


SOURCE brings business, technology, and security professionals all together to discuss real-world security solutions for the toughest security issues. They describe the event as "one part hacker conference, one part CISO conference, and one part career/personal development event."

Cyber Security Summit: Boston Boston, MA (June 5, 2018)


Cyber Security Summit: Boston connects C-Suite level professionals responsible for protecting their companies’ critical infrastructures with innovative solution providers and renowned information security experts. 

July - September:

SANSFIRE 2018 - Washington, D.C. (July 14-21, 2018)


This event allows you to choose from over 40 cutting-edge cybersecurity courses and gives attendees the chance to learn about the latest and greatest regarding information security from industry experts. If you can't make it in person, SANS also provides the opportunity to attend the event remotely. 

Black Hat USA - Las Vegas, NV (August 4-9, 2018)


Black Hat USA 2018 is a leading information security event, providing you with the latest in research, development, and trends. Now in its 21st year, Black Hat USA 2018 begins with four days of technical trainings (August 4-7), subsequently followed by the two-day main event (August 8-9).

Cyber Security Summit: New YorkNew York, NY (September 25, 2018)


Like the Boston and Silicon Valley summits, this event connects executives in the information and cybersecurity fields who want to learn from distinguished experts and improve their defense and protection strategies for their organizations. 

October - December:

Executive Alliance Security Leaders Summit - Boston, MA (October 3, 2018 - Details TBA)


For the past 15 years, Executive Alliance has placed a focus on constructing a community of information technology executives across the U.S. through its invitation-only regional Summits, national Symposiums, roundtables, and custom programs  attended by  senior level technology executives from Fortune 500 and 1000 companies. 

ISF 29th Annual World CongressLas Vegas, NV (October 27-30, 2018)


ISF's global event offers attendees an opportunity to examine and find solutions to today's modern security challenges, and obtain practical advice from peers and renowned industry experts from around the world.

Attending industry events is a great way to gather new perspectives, see the latest and greatest in tech, and broaden your cybersecurity knowledge. We hope to see you at these events in 2018!


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