Silicon Valley ISSA Chapter

The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members.

Our chapter is comprised of over 250 Silicon Valley Information Security Staff, Consultants, Managers, Executives, and other business professionals. Our members come from Small Businesses and Fortune 100 companies. Our demographics are diverse, yet we share the common thread that we understand the criticality of Information Security as an enabler of today's key business objectives and the improvements that will come tomorrow.

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Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 6:00pm

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) inspired the new California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).  Also, Congress is seriously exploring federal data protection legislation for the first time.  This program will cover the latest US and international security and privacy legal developments.  At the same time, advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence are raising concerns for data protection professionals.

Attorney Stephen Wu, a Silicon Valley Law Group shareholder, book author, and ISSA Journal author, will describe the latest compliance challenges posed by GDPR, CCPA, and new laws, as well as how these new laws apply to AI, Big Data, and the Internet of Things.  He will also cover the promise and threats of artificial intelligence, robotics, and autonomous and connected vehicles.  Takeaways will include strategies for managing data protection and related legal risks caused by these advanced technologies.

Conference

Current Job Postings

Posted on Friday, July 12, 2019 - 8:00am
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2019 - 11:14am

Training

Contact Us

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