Category Archives: Past Presentations

PDX Cyber Camp!

LEARN CYBERSECURITY NOW! Join us at PDX Cyber Camp 2017! The camp will give you and other high school students a hands-on, introductory experience to cybersecurity principles, including hands-on implementation in Windows and Ubuntu. Cybersecurity is one of today’s hottest … Continue reading

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March Symposium presenting the topic of: Half-Day Hackathon

Please join ISSA Portland March Symposium presenting the topic of:  Half-Day Hackathon (This is the same event that was to happen in December 2016 but was cancelled the day of due to ice and snow) You can register at the … Continue reading

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How AI Works: Recent examples of AI

Please join us for the February luncheon meeting!!!! Presenting the topic of “Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Security: Move from Detection to  Prevention.”   How AI Works – Recent examples of AI Why AI and ML are well suited for security … Continue reading

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Educational Update for 2017

Last Fall, James Trumper and I led a successful CISSP class through PCC. James and I really enjoyed the opportunity and the class participants got a lot out of it. I hope we can put together another course. PCC was … Continue reading

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ISSA Portland December Hackathon Symposium

Come to the first-ever hands-on ISSA website hackathon!! We are partnering with SecurityInnovation to provide an immersive hands-on hacking experience for our ISSA symposium. Compete against your fellow ISSA Portland members in a contest of hacking skills in a fun … Continue reading

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Cyber Hygiene – Critical Security Controls

  FOR OUR FIRST MEETING OF THE FALL! We are happy to have Brian Ventura presenting Cyber Hygiene. With so many types of network attacks and so many tools/solutions to combat these attacks, you ask yourself which should I implement … Continue reading

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Portland Area Security Community Fall Mixer

Please join ISACA, ISSA, OWASP, ASIS and InfraGard as we kick-off the 2016-2017 programs year.  Details below.  Register today on the event page here! Portland Area Security Community Fall Mixer September 14, 2016   ISACA, ISSA, OWASP, ASIS and InfraGard are hosting a joint event! WE ARE … Continue reading

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May 2016 Chapter Meeting – Securing Vendor & Mobile Workforce Access

Join ISSA  for our monthly luncheon on the topic of:  “Securing Vendor & Mobile Workforce Access” presented by: Rick LeClerc, Chief Solutions Architect, Bradford Networks. This is also our annual meeting and the 2016 board will be elected.  Presentation Abstract: Topics … Continue reading

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April Symposium: Web Application Security

Thursday, April 21, 2016 This was an all morning event. Doors opened at 8:00 AM and ended at 1:00PM. Where:   XPO Logistics* 2055 Northwest Savier Street Portland, OR 97209 Session 1: (8:45-9:35) – Securing the SDLC with Automated Code … Continue reading

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March Chapter Meeting – Information Security Leadership Panel

Topic: “Challenges and Initiatives” Format: Board leads with questions followed by audience and guest questions and participation. Panel participants: Christopher Paidhrin – Information Security Manager, City of Portland Dave Dyk – Director of Information Security, Simple Finance Chris Apgar – … Continue reading

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