Community

Events by Friends of SecTor

BSidesTo

Date: Saturday, September 29
Time:
9:30am – 6pm
Location
: Ryerson University

A community driven security conference for and by information security community members. 

Find out more: http://www.bsidesto.ca/

OWASP TORONTO

Date: October 1, 2018
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Location: 80 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON

Topic: hands-on Azure Cloud Security Workshop, hosted by Shopify and OWASP Toronto

https://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Toronto/

Women in Cyber Security Networking Reception

Date: October 1, 2018
Time: 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Location:155 Wellington Street West, 11th floor, Toronto, ON

Join us to celebrate female experts in cyber security! We are bringing together women at the forefront of cyber security to connect and share their knowledge and experiences. Due to venue capacity, space is limited.

If you are interested or know of an outstanding women cyber security professional, please email John Lang at john.lang@rbc.com.

Canadian Cybersecurity 2018 Book Launch Event

Date:   Tuesday, October 2
Time:  2:30pm – 4pm
Location:
Room 802

Cybersecurity Leadership Exchange Forum (CLX Forum) will be launching its book: Canadian Cybersecurity 2018: An Anthology of CIO/CISO Enterprise Perspectives at SecTor. With contributors from high-profile Canadian firms, this book is written by Canadian cyber thought leaders for the Canadian cyber community.

Women Leaders Working in Information Security

Date:   Tuesday, October 2
Time:  4:30pm – 6pm
Location:
 Azure Bar, Intercontinental Hotel,
225 Front St West, Toronto

Are you interested in creating a Women Leading in Information Security forum or monthly meet up to get to know your colleagues in the industry and network? If yes, we would love to have you join us for an initial conversation.

Please RSVP to Shelley at swmartyn@sans.org

Exclusive Premiere Film Screening: TRUE ALPHA

Date:  Wednesday, October 3
Time:
12:30pm – 4pm
Location:
Room 802

If your devices aren’t protected, you’re prey. From director Lance Acord comes the third chapter in the thrilling saga of The Wolf starring Christian Slater and Jonathan Banks. See show times for exclusive free screening at SecTor 2018. Attend and get your commemorative premiere t-shirt.

Dev Sec Ping Pong & Pints

Date:  Wednesday, October 3
Time:
5pm – 8pm
Location:
Entertainment District – Attendees will be emailed.

Join dev and security innovators for a night of networking, drinks, great food, and for those who want to, a friendly ping pong competition.

Our goal with this event is to facilitate a conversation around innovation and open communication amongst engineering and security teams.

https://event.cobalt.io/devsec-ping-pong-sector

BSidesOttawa

Date: November 8 and 9, 2018
Time:
: 9:00am – 5:00pm (x2) + Aftermath Party
Location
: Brookstreet Hotel Ottawa – 525 Legget Drive

Grassroots security unconference held for and by information security community members. Featuring a diverse set of speakers, tracks, career fair, hacker high school, CTF and IoT village; attracting contributors from across the globe, BSides Ottawa 2018 is regarded as a must-attend event for local security professionals in 2018.

Find out more: https://www.bsidesottawa.ca

ON-GOING COMMUNITY EVENTS

CSA Toronto Chapter

Date: Monthly
Time:
6pm – 8pm
Location:
View Website

Join the Cloud Security Alliance – Toronto Chapter at one of their regular events in downtown Toronto. Next event: Identity based Security with HashiCorp Vault.

Find out more: https://www.meetup.com/Cloud-Security-Alliance-Toronto-Chapter-Meetup/

THE AZURE GROUP

Date: Monthly
Time:
6pm – 9pm
Location:
 View Website

The Azure Group (TAG) provides a forum for IT professionals to discuss and share expertise in understanding the cloud technologies available through the Microsoft Azure platform offerings.

https://www.meetup.com/The-Azure-Group-Meetup/

TASK

Date: Monthly
Time:
6pm – 9pm
Location:
 View Website

Toronto Area Security Klatch (TASK), provides a forum for experts to encourage discussion and share expertise in understanding the latest trends and security threats facing computer networks, systems and data. TASK meets on the last Wednesday of every month.

https://task.to