Do you work in IT and/or security? Want to learn more about it? Then clear your calendar on September 21, because for the second year in a row, a Security B-Sides conference will be held in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.
What is a Security B-Sides Conference? Well, let’s ask the creators:
Each BSides is a community-driven framework for building events for and by information security community members. The goal is to expand the spectrum of conversation beyond the traditional confines of space and time. It creates opportunities for individuals to both present and participate in an intimate atmosphere that encourages collaboration. It is an intense event with discussions, demos, and interaction from participants. It is where conversations for the next-big-thing are happening.
This is a great opportunity to network with fellow IT professionals, catch up on the latest ideas in security, and maybe even get some inspiration for your own talk next year. The best part is, there’s no cost to get in the door – nothing like free professional development to get the brain going!
This year’s speakers and topics include:
Ready to register? Head to bsidesstjohns.eventbrite.com. I’ll be volunteering at the front desk, so be sure to say hello!