Cybersecurity Calendar


Q1 2017

The Cybersecurity Calendar is compiled and updated quarterly by the Editors at Cybersecurity Ventures and features the top events and trade shows, and niche conferences globally.


2017 cybersecurity event season lifts off in Toronto

stevemorgancvheadshotSteve Morgan, Editor-In-Chief

Menlo Park, Calif. – Jan. 3, 2017

2017 lifts off in January with a hot new event being staged by Herjavec Group — LIFT OFF — a managed security services conference in Toronto.

RSA Conference, security’s biggie in February, is being held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Later in the year, there’s RSA Conference in Asia-Pac and Japan.

Arizona is the hot place to be in May when CSOs and CISOs meet up in the desert for the annual CSO50 Conference + Awards.

For cyber investors and market watchers looking for new opportunities, the second annual Cyber Investing Summit on May 23 at the New York Stock Exchange is a sure bet.

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas — and a whole lotta cyber will be going on there in July with Black Hat USA and DEF CON 25 taking place back-to-back this year.

Check out our editors’ picks for the coming year, plus hundreds of events compiled from additional sources. There’s a cybersecurity event for everyone in 2017!


Editors’ picks to keep you on the cutting edge of cyber:

Jan. 17. LIFT OFF 2017, Toronto, Canada. Managed Security Services Conference.

Feb. 13-17. RSA Conference 2017, San Francisco. Where the world talks security.

Mar. 6-7. Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit, London. Reimagine IAM.

Apr. 7-14. SANS 2017, Orlando FL. 40+ hands-on cyber security courses taught by the industry’s top instructors.

Apr. 3-5. InfoSecWorld Conference & Expo 2017, Orlando FL. Expo hall, presentations, and workshops.

May 1-3. CSO50, Scottsdale AZ. CSO’s popular conference and awards event for CSOs and CISOs.

May 2. SC Congress, New York City. SC Magazine’s event features an exhibit hall and networking.

May 23. Cyber Investing Summit, New York City. Held on Wall Street at the iconic New York Stock Exchange.

Jun. 6-8. Infosecurity Europe, London. Europe’s largest security event with 360+ exhibitors.

Jul. 22-27. Black Hat USA, Las Vegas. The most technical global infosec event series.

Jul. 27-30. DEF CON 25, Las Vegas. Hacker community event for more than two decades.

For uber-networkers, here’s more:

The Top 50 must-attend information security conferences, according to Digital Guardian.

Cybersecurity event list from across the world, compiled by Cyware.

Upcoming Bsides security events in 2017.

SecureWorld events in local U.S. cities near you.

Top upcoming infosec events list, by ITSP Magazine.

Cyberwire event tracker dedicated to cybersecurity topics.

Data Connectors upcoming Technology Security Conferences in U.S. Cities.

Steve Morgan is founder and CEO at Cybersecurity Ventures and Editor-In-Chief of the Cybersecurity Market Report and the Cybersecurity 500 list of the world’s hottest and most innovative cybersecurity companies.

Stay tuned for the Q2 2017 edition of the Cybersecurity Calendar.