Princeton, N.J. February 21st, 2019 – ISMG will host its first summit of 2019 in New York on March 19th as they announce their plans for expansion of all summits throughout the year. The global summit series, now in its 7th year, has continued to experience exponential growth in attendance and participation. ISMG has continued to increase both the number summits as well as event themes now including; Cybersecurity, Fraud, Breach Prevention, Healthcare Security, Legal and Compliance summits.
Each of this year’s 17 events will offer a unique local focus in both keynote speakers and attendees as well as with the regional challenges each session will tackle. This year’s locations include New York, Dallas, Santiago, Chicago, Bengaluru, Seattle, Sao Paulo, Toronto, Lisbon, London, Washington D.C., Mexico City, Sydney and Mumbai.
“As the leading organization when it comes to global intelligence and education focused on cybersecurity, it is our goal to provide senior executives an agenda with practical takeaways”, said Tom field, SVP of Editorial at ISMG. “By creating this agenda with industry leading CISOs, as well as other prominent influencers from industry and the vendor community, we are confident that we will continue to surpass attendee and sponsor expectations.”
With over 4,000 attendees in 2018, ISMG summits overwhelmingly represent global CISOs and senior executives from industry leading organizations. Due to this high level of executive participation, 90% director-level or above, ISMG has increased the percentage of CISO presenters as well as the number of exclusive invite-only CISO Executive Roundtables held at each location.
Participation by both presenting and exhibiting solution providers at ISMG events has continued to set ISMG’s summits apart. With new opportunities for 2019, sponsors have additional ways to engage with attendees before, during and after each event. Returning event sponsors include IBM, NICE Actimize, Duo Security, Fortinet, Kaspersky, Tenable and many others.
Information Security Media Group (ISMG) is a global education and intelligence company focused on cybersecurity. ISMG maintains the world’s largest network devoted solely to information security and risk management. Each of our 28 media properties provides education, research and news that is specifically tailored to key vertical sectors including banking, healthcare and the public sector; geographies from North America to Southeast Asia; and topics such as data breach prevention, cyber risk assessment and fraud. Our annual global summit series connects senior security professionals with industry thought leaders to find actionable solutions for pressing cybersecurity challenges.