Security Awareness Blog: Category - Events

The WHAT in Effective Awareness Training

Last month we kicked of a blog series on the 4 W's in building an effective awareness program. In the first post we explained that to effectively manage human risk organizations need to answer four key questions; WHY, WHO, WHAT and HOW. We then started with the WHY part and then continued onto the WHO … Continue reading The WHAT in Effective Awareness Training


Security Awareness Summit Roundup

The 2nd annual US Security Awareness Summit was held in Philadelphia, 10 August with almost 150 people attending. It was an amazing mix of security awareness officers from different industries, organizations and even countries, with people coming from as far as Brunei to attend. Here are some key take aways from the event. We had … Continue reading Security Awareness Summit Roundup


Looking for Speakers for October (National Cyber Security Awareness Month)?

Editor's Note: This post has been updated for 2017. As many of us know, October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (also known as NCSAM or #CyberAware). This is the month many organizations use to promote their internal security awareness efforts, to include bringing in speakers. If you are looking for speakers for this … Continue reading Looking for Speakers for October (National Cyber Security Awareness Month)?


Lessons Learned from the EU #SecAwareSummit

Last week we hosted the first ever SANS Security Awareness Summit in Europe. The goal of the summit was to bring together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world who are working to secure the human element. The event was huge success as over 80 professionals had the opportunity to meet and learn from … Continue reading Lessons Learned from the EU #SecAwareSummit


The War for Cyber Talent - #SecAwareSummit

Editor's Note: We are adding a free, bonus event for the upcoming Security Awareness Summit, a half day session on the most effective ways to finding cyber talent in today's environment.Below Jim Michaud discusses the War for Cyber Talent event and what you can learn from it. When was the last time you heard this … Continue reading The War for Cyber Talent - #SecAwareSummit