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November 14th 2019 11am-12pm

SecureWorld Chapter Meeting

Adam Shostack, Principal, Shostack & Associates

October 23rd 2019 6-8pm

October Chapter Meeting

Wayne Tynes, Senior Systems Engineer, Mimecast and Nicklaus Koeppen Systems Integrator, Radiant Logic

September 25th 2019 6pm-8pm

September 2019 Chapter Meeting

Melissa Van Buhler, Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Attorney, Newman Du Wors, LLP and Michael Reiter, Director Cyber Risk Services, Coalfire

July 24th 2019 6pm-8pm

July 2019 Chapter Meeting

John Michener, Chief Scientist and Principal Consultant, Casaba Security and Diana Volere, Chief Evangelist, Saviynt

June 26th 2019 6-8pm

June 2019 Chapter Meeting

Omer Singer, CTO, Snowflake and Doug Hegge, Platform Architect, Tanium

May 22nd 2019 6pm-8pm

May 2019 Chapter Meeting

Karun Chennuri, Senior Software Engineer, T-Mobile and Jon Espenschied, Director, Information Security and Compliance, Socrata

April 24th 2019 6pm-8pm

April 2019 Chapter Meeting

Jeffery Bird, Senior Security Specialist, Juniper Networks and Denise Simons, CEO, Haystack Associates

March 27th 2019 6pm-8pm

March 2019 Chapter Meeting

Vishnu Arunachalam, CTO, Attunix/Redapt and Aaron Barak, CTO, King County

February 27th 2019 6pm - 8pm

February 2019 Chapter Meeting

Emmanuel Ferran, Cyber Security Penetration Tester and Price Oden, Principal Program Manager, Microsoft

January 23rd 2019 6pm - 9pm

January 2019 Chapter Meeting

Vivek Bhatnagar, CTO & Founder, UnifyCloud

November 8 - 9 2017 8am - 5pm

SecureWorld Cybersecurity Conference 2018

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October 24th 2018 6pm - 8pm

October 24th 2018 Chapter Meeting

Spencer Gietzen, Penetration Tester, Rhino Security Labs and Steven B. Lipner, Executive Director, SAFECode

September 21st 2018 8am - 8pm

2018 CSA Seattle Chapter Conference

CSA Seattle Chapter Conference Securing the Digital Horizon @ Cloud City

September 20th 2018 8:30am - 5pm

CCSK Training

CCSK Foundation Training Class

July 25th 2018 6:00pm-8:00pm

July 25th 2018 Chapter Meeting

Chengyun Chu, CEO and Co-Founder, C2SEC

June 27th 2018 6pm-8pm

June 27th 2018 Chapter Meeting

Radia Pearlman, Fellow, Dell ECM and Chris Boscolo, Founder and CEO of ZNO Labs

May 23rd 2018 6pm - 8pm

May 23rd 2018 Chapter Meeting

Jeffery Westcott, CFO, Cloud Security Alliance

April 25th 2018 6pm-8pm

April 2018 Chapter Meeting

Satish Shetty, CEO, Codeproof and Song Li, CTO, NewSky Security

March 28th 2018 6pm - 8pm

March 28 2018 Chapter Meeting

Alexey Stoletny, Managing Director, Sigma Software, Inc., Robert Feeney, Cofounder & CEO, Ringorang Worldwide LLC, Alexey, Robert, Education & Awareness, Microsoft

February 28th 2018 6pm-8pm

February 2018 Chapter Meeting

Gururaj Pandurangi, Founder and Partner, Avyan Consulting and Nick Ellsmore, Co-Founder, Security Colony and Hivint

January 24th 2018 6-8pm

January 24th 2018 Chapter Meeting

JR Santos, Executive Vice President of Research, Cloud Security Alliance and Kevin Peterson, Director of Security and Network Transformation, Zscaler

October 25th 2017 6pm - 8pm

October 25th 2017 Chapter Meeting

Brett Peppe & Greg Reith, T-Mobile and Ed Kimm, Stratacore

September 29th 2017 8am - 7pm

CSA Seattle Chapter Conference

CSA Seattle Chapter Conference: Secure Digital Transformation @ Cloud City

July 26th 2017 6pm - 8pm

July 26th Chapter Meeting

Camden Hillas and Jeff Christianson from Nintex and Scott Wu, CEO , NewSky Security

June 28th 2017 6pm - 8pm

June 28th 2017 Chapter Meeting

Alex Brown, Ernst & Young and Yen-Ming Chen, Microsoft

24th May 2017 6:00 - 8:00pm

May 24 2017 – Chapter Meeting

Justin GiammonaMicrosoft, Song Li NewSky Security, Panel DiscussionModerator: Eric Harman

April 26th 2017 6:00 - 8:00pm

April 26 2017 Chapter Meeting

Eric HarmanErnst & Young and Chris Compton Alert Logic

March 22nd 2017 6:00 - 8:00pm

March 22 2017 Chapter Meeting

John Michener, Ph.D, Casaba Security and Chad M. Larsen, Leviathan Security Group / Director of Technical Services

February 22 2017 Chapter Meeting

Adam Shostack, entrepreneur, technologist, author and game designer and Karl J. Weaver, Newport Technologies

January 25th 2017 Chapter Meeting

Stan Bounev, Founder and Chief Product Officer, Vericlouds.
Alex Villegas, Amazon Security and Trust

October 26th 2016 6pm - 8pm

October 26th 2016 Chapter Meeting

Speaker: Matt Burrough, Senior Software Engineer, Microsoft

September 28th 2016 6pm - 8pm

September 28th 2016 Chapter Meeting

Speaker: Jake Bernstein, Attorney, Newman Du Wors discussed “A Post-Wyndham World: Exploring the Regulatory Risks of Failed Security Programs". Details and Presentation

July 27th 2016 6pm - 8pm

July 2016 Chapter Meeting

CSA Seattle Chapter Summer Social Thank you to all who attended and to Launch Consulting for putting together a great evening.

June 22nd 2016 6pm - 8pm

June 2016 Chapter Meeting

Speakers: Mark Jacobs, Microsoft and Gavin Hill, Venafi, Details and Presentations

May 25th 2016 6:00pm-8:00pm

May 2016 Chapter Meeting

Steve White, Director Security and Compliance, Century Link and Russ McRee, Microsoft, Director WDG Security Response & Investigations. View Details and Presentations

April 27th 2016 6pm - 8pm

April 2016 Chapter Meeting

Kurt Tonti, Principal IT Program Manager at Microsoft discussed "Moving from Threat Intelligence to Risk Intelligence".

March 23rd 2016 6:00pm - 8:00pm

March Chapter Meeting

Larry Hughes, CCSK, Cloud Security Alliance discussing "Security Considerations for Public vs. Private Clouds". Details and Presentation

February 24th 2016 6pm - 8pm

February 2016 Chapter Meeting

Panel discussion on SaaS security issues with adoption.

January 27th 2016 6pm-8pm

January 2016 Chapter Meeting

Brett Peppe, Enterprise Systems Consultant, T-Mobile and Jeff Francis, Regional Systems Engineer, Illumio. Meeting Details and Presentations

October 22nd 2015 6pm-8pm

October 2015 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business Price Oden introduced Mike Lange and Shellee Aragon from HP for a discussion on OpenStack and Container Security. Meeting Details and Presentations

September 24th 2015 6pm - 8pm

September 2015 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business, Cary Sholer introduced David Manz, Senior Cyber Security Scientist, and Thomas Edgar, Senior Cyber Security Scientist, from PNNL for a discussion on "Cyber security testbed experimentation, now and in future: Experimentation as a Service". Meeting Details and Presentation

July 16th 2015 5:30pm - 9:00pm

July 2015 Chapter Meeting / Social

CSA Seattle Chapter and ISSA joint summer celebration and social.

June 25th 2015 6pm - 8pm

June 2015 Chapter Meeting

Colin Folawn, and Christopher Howard, Attorney's at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, Legal Issues Regarding Privacy and Data Security

May 28th 2015 6pm - 8pm

May 2015 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business Bill Wang, BI Consultant provided a presentation on implementing Microsoft BI in the Cloud. Craig Erickson CEO, MetriQuality provided a summary of the RSA / CSA April 2015 conference with an emphasis on the FIDO Alliance frameworks and CSA Security Guidance recommendations. View Meeting Details and Presentations

April 23rd 2015 6pm - 8pm

April 2015 Chapter Meeting

Frank Simorjay, CISSP / ISSA Distinguished Fellow, Senior Product Manager Architect and Content Developer, Microsoft and Cary Sholer, Security Program Manager at Microsoft, and CSA Seattle Chapter Research Director

March 26th 2015 6pm - 8pm

March 2015 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business which included a number of open positions at Microsoft, Cary Sholer introduced the evening's presenters Chad Hardin, Senior Scientist, Koverse and Shannon Hennessy and Andrew Luke IT Audit and Security Analysts with TrustCC. Details and Presentations

February 26th 2015 6pm - 8pm

February 2015 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business, Michael Baker introduced our speakers for the meeting Dan Griffin, Software Security Consultant, JW Secure and Bob Gilbert, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Netskope. Details and Presentations

January 22nd 2015 6:00pm - 8:00pm

January 2015 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business Karl J. Weaver, Business Development Manager, Newport Technologies discussed "The Growth of Host Card Emulation for NFC Mobile Payment Smartphones in the Cloud". and Norm Barber, Managing Director at UnifyCloud discussed a tool for "Migrating Critical Applications to Private and Public Clouds Quickly and in Compliance". View Meeting Details and Presentations

October 23rd 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm

October 2014 Chapter Meeting

Michael Baker, Director Business Development, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence and Olav Opedal, Principal Information Security Architect at Microsoft. View Meeting Details and Presentations

September 25th 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm

September 2014 Chapter Meeting

Araceli Gomes, Subject Matter Expert -- Cybersecurity, Intelligence, and Investigations, Verizon discussing "The 2014 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report".

July 31st 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm

July 2014 Chapter Meeting

Round Table Q&A Real World Discussion on Lessons Learned by Boeing and Microsoft in their Deployment of Enterprise Systems to the Cloud.

June 26th 2014 6:00pm - 8:00pm

June 2014 Chapter Meeting

Marc Pinotti kicked off the meeting with Chapter Business which included an overview from the June 16th Chapter Luncheon followed by presentations by Vanessa Pegueros, Deputy CISO, DocuSign who discussed "Security Profiles of CISO" and Michael Baker, Director Business Development, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence who discussed "Protecting Intellectual Property in the Cloud" Meeting Details and Presentations

June 16th 2014 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Executive Luncheon

Seattle Chapter Luncheon with Michael Hamilton, CEO and Managing Consultant with M.K. Hamilton and Associates LLC discussing "Public-Sector Cloud Adoption, and Potential Security Benefits" Details and Presentation

May 22nd 2014 6pm - 8pm

May 2014 Chapter Meeting

Following Chapter Business David Manz, Senior Cyber Security Research Scientist, and Steven Bradley, Program Development Manager, with Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) discussed "Cyber Security Research" and the "PNNL Analysis in Motion Initiative" Details and Presentations

April 24th 2014 6pm - 8pm

April 2014 Chapter Meeting

The meeting began with a presentation by Jeff Doyle, Principal Architect, Fishnet Security, on current security risks in the Cloud. Following the presentation Michael Ray, serving as the Chapter Elections Review Board, conducted the elections for the 2014 - 2016 Chapter Board of Directors. Meeting Details

March 27th 2014 6pm - 8pm

March Chapter Meeting

Price Oden kicked off the meeting with a reminder of the Chapter Board of Directors election which will be held at the April 24th Chapter Meeting. Following Chapter Business Michael J. Fraser, CEO & Founder, VDI Space discussed best practices to security in a DaaS model for public, private and hybrid Clouds. Mark Porter, Senior Engineer, Zscaler provided a discussion on current trends in Advanced Persisent Threats and what you can do to detect these security issues and protect systems. Details and Presentations

February 27th, 2014 6pm - 8pm

February 2014 Chapter Meeting

Marc Pinotti began the February Chapter meeting with a reminder of the June 16th Luncheon at the WAC with Mike Hamilton and announcement of the CSA Seattle Chapter Board of Directors election in April. Following Chapter Business Christopher Howard and Colin Folawn, Attorneys at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt. provided an excellent presentation on Cloud Security, Data Integrity, and the Law: Federal Rules and Enforcement. Details

January 23rd 2014 6pm - 8pm

January 2014 Chapter Meeting

The January Chapter meeting was held at the HP Cloud Offices in the Washington State Convention Center. Marc Pinotti opened the meeting with a thank you to HP for their hospitality followed by exceptional presentations by Ben De Bont, Chief Security Officer, HP Cloud Services on Attacks in the Cloud and Bill Dean, Director of Computer Forensics, Director of Security Assessments, Sword & Shield Enterprise Security, Inc. on Forensics in the Cloud. View Details

November 14th, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Executive Luncheon at SecureWorld Expo

The CSA Seattle Chapter luncheon held at Meydenbaur Center during the SecureWorld Expo provided attendees with the opportunity to see the latest vendor products on the Expo floor as well as attend an excellent presentation by Lori Woehler, Senior Director, Compliance, Windows Azure Group at Microsoft. View Details

October 24th 2013 6pm - 8pm

October Chapter Meeting

Marc Pinotti opened the meeting with reminders about our Chapter Luncheon during SecureWorld with Mark Russinovich and the INTERFACE conference in December, followed by the introduction of Zscaler our new Diamond Level Chapter Sponsor. Following Chapter Business John R. Christiansen, Attorney and Firm Founder, Christiansen IT Law and Cary Sholer, President and CEO, Farrallon Risk Group provided excellent presentations on the effect of HIPAA/HITECH in the Cloud and what you need to know about information risk assessments for Cloud Service Providers. View Details and Presentations

October 17th - 18th

ICCSM 2013 Conference

The International Conference on Cloud Security Management (ICCSM) 2013 was hosted by the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, University of Washington bringing together over 70 academic and business professionals from throughout the US and Europe. >View Details

September 26th 2013 6pm - 8pm

September 2013 Chapter Meeting

Marc Pinotti opened the with Chapter Business which included event announcements for the Chapter Sponsored Industry Track at the ICCSM conference October 17th and 18th and our next Chapter Luncheon at Secure World in November with Mark Russinovich. Following Chapter Business Dr. Prasad Saripalli from OneOcean and Mr. Ed Kimm from Wowrack discussed Big Data analytic drivers and analytic techniques and security issues and concerns surrounding BDA. View details and presentations

July 25th 2013 6pm - 8pm

July 2013 Chapter Meeting

Price Oden kicked off the meeting by thanking Michael Baker for all of his work on our Chapter emails, meeting invitations, and new meeting check-in application. Chapter business included a reminder that our next meeting will be the Chapter Luncheon on September 10th at the WAC. Luciano “J.R.” Santos, Research Director, Cloud Security Alliance and Frank Simorjay, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft Trustworthy Computing provided excellent presentations on getting involved wit CSA Research Initiatives and the Cloud Security Readiness Tool which assists organizations in measuring their IT maturity level and identifies Cloud adoption issues and benefits. Details and Presentations

June 2013 Chapter Meeting

Following pizza and an opportunity to network Marc Pinotti provided an overview of Chapter Business including a reminder to register early for the Executive Luncheon on September 10th. Speakers: Michael Hatjiyannis, Director of Strategic Services Identity & Access Management, Fish Net and Gavin Hill, Director Product Marketing at Venafi provided excellent presentations on managing the hybrid reality in the Cloud and control and trust in world of BYOD and the Cloud. View Details and Presentation

May 2013 Chapter Meeting

Following pizza and chance to network Marc Pinotti provided a recap of our Chapter Luncheon from May 22nd and an overview of upcoming dates and presentations. Our speakers Christopher Howard and Colin Folawn, Attorneys at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provided an engaging and informative presentation on legal needs, issues, and requirements when adopting Cloud technologies. View Meeting Details and Presentation

May 22nd, 2013 11:30am - 1:00pm

May 2013 Executive Luncheon

The second Luncheon in our series "Key Learning's from Cloud Computing" with John Howie, COO, Cloud Security Alliance, and Kirk C. Bailey, CISO, University of Washington included an overivew of the Mobile, Telecom, and Big data work group CSA initiatives followed by a thought provoking look at the security industry from Kirk C. Bailey. View Details

April 25th 2013 6pm - 8pm

April 2013 Chapter Meeting

Lori Woehler, Senior Director, Compliance, Windows Azure at Microsoft spoke to best practices in the compliance framework followed by Robert Bunge’s, Professor Network Security at DeVry, presentation on preparing students for real world security issues using Cyber Security Competitions in the Cloud. Chapter business included a reminder to register for the Chapter Luncheon on May 22nd and to save the date for our next Chapter meeting on May 23rd featuring Attorneys from Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt that will speak to and answer questions regarding legal best practices and issues in the Cloud. View Meeting Details

March 28th, 2013 6pm - 8pm

March 2013 Chapter Meeting

Following pizza and an opportunity to network Price Oden provided an overview of Chapter Business including a reminder to register early for the Executive Luncheon in May. Seating is limited for the luncheon and it is already filling up. Tim Ferguson, Sales Solution Engineer, McAfee an Intel Company and Paul Morse, President, WebMall Ventures provided excellent presentations on the use of Big Data to identify security issues and threats. Following the presentations Paul Morse provided a demonstration of big data analysis software which kept the discussion going until 9pm. View Meeting Details and Presentations

March 21 2013 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Joint CSA Seattle Chapter and ISSA Event

Over 100 people attended the joint CSA Seattle Chapter/ISSA event at the Microsoft campus. View Russ McRee's, presentation Memory Analysis with Volatility that dicusses memory acquisition and analysis for forensics and incident response using Volatility.

February 28th, 2013 6pm - 8pm

February 2013 Chapter Meeting

The meeting kicked off with pizza and networking. Marc Pinotti presented Chapter Business which included introducing our Podcast series and Social Media sites on Facebook and Google+. Aaron Brown, Partner for IT Controls Audits & Security Consultant, Deloitte & Touche and Aaron Clark, Senior Solution Architect, Veracode provided excellent presentations on the differences in measures of assessment and framework needed for a vendor review process. View Meeting Details

January 24th, 2013 6pm - 8pm

January 2013 Chapter Meeting

We had 76 members join us for the January meeting, featuring presentations from Boeing, “Boeing in the Cloud: An Enterprise Perspective” and from High Cloud Security “Can encryption help alleviate concerns about moving to the cloud?” Both presentations were followed by lively and extensive Q&A sessions. View Details

January 10, 2013 11:30am - 1:00pm

Special Chapter Luncheon Event

The January 10th Chapter Executive Luncheon was a big success, with over 60 senior and executive level IT and Security professionals attending. Jim Reavis, Executive Director of CSA, kicked off the Luncheon with an overview of the Cloud Security Alliance's 30+ research projects, and how CSA is helping corporations and governments migrate to the Cloud. Bret Arsenault, CISO of Microsoft, presented Microsoft's IT Cloud Transformation Strategy, explaining how Microsoft assessed their portfolio of applications and successfully migrated them to the Cloud. Meeting Details

December 12, 2012 6:00pm

December 2012 Holiday Social

Joint CSA Seattle Chapter and ISSA Chapter Holiday Social & Networking Event.

October 25th 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm

October 2012 Chapter Meeting

The meeting kicked off with pizza and networking. Marc Pinotti presented an overview of upcoming events including our January 10th Chapter Luncheon with Jim Reavis and Bret Arsenault; speaker lineup for next year; and introduced our new Chapter Sponsor PhoneFactor. Following Chapter Business Adam Swidler, Senior Manager at Google and Mark Estberg, Senior Director at Microsoft, OSSC Management provided engaging and informative presentations on Cloud technologies and compliance standards. View Meeting Details and Presentations

September 27th, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm

September 2012 Chapter Meeting

Following pizza and networking, Marc Pinotti presented an update on Chapter Business including upcoming speakers for the October meeting, and Chapter Events scheduled for December and January. After Chapter Business, we had two excellent presentations regarding Cloud security solutions. First, Data Protection of Virtual Machines by Imam Sheikh of SafeNet and then End-to-End Cloud Based Security by Ian Hu of TAGnologies a division of Spectrum Corp. View Meeting Details and Presentation

July 26th, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm

July 2012 Chapter Meeting

The meeting began with Pizza and Networking. Chapter business included an update on plans and scheduled speakers for upcoming CSA Chapter Meetings. Following chapter business, Angus Drummond, Microsoft BCDR Architect, provided an excellent presentation on the changes and challenges for Microsoft's disaster recovery program as they move internal applications to the Cloud. View Meeting Details and Presentation

June 28th, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm

June 2012 Chapter Meeting

The meeting kicked off with Networking and Pizza followed by a summary of Chapter Business and an introduction by Ralph Fascitelli, of Resonance, on efforts to assist us in building awareness of our Chapter in the community. Steve Riley provided a lively and thought provoking presentation "In the cloud, everything you think you know is wrong". View Presentation

May 24th, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm

May 2012 Chapter Meeting

Chapter Business and Announcements, Reasearch Initiatives, CSA Events. View Details. Presentation "Cloud Market Segmentation from a Service Provider's Prospective" by Steve Knipple, VP of Engineering and Operations at EasyStreet Online Services, Inc.

February 23rd, 2012 Chapter Meeting!

We had record attendance of 43 Attendees at the February 23rd, 2012 Chapter Meeting! Thanks for supporting your local CSA chapter. Our chapter web site was unveiled and feedback forms were provided for the first time. We received 25 responses. Results will be provided at the March 22nd, 2012 Chapter meeting. View Chapter Summary

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