February 12, 2020

Cybersecurity Conferences to Attend in 2020

Grant Barrick

Vice President of Marketing

Considering attending a few cybersecurity conferences this year, but not sure which would be worthwhile to attend? Well, look no further. We pulled together our list of the top 14 cybersecurity conferences that you should consider attending in 2020.

1. Suits & Spooks

February 6-7, 2020 Washington, DC

Suits & Spooks

Suits & Spooks DC is the only international security summit where the attendees and speakers engage in discussion and debate of cyber/physical security challenges over the course of two days. World-class speakers will describe their vision of future threats and leading-edge companies will exhibit novel solutions. Attendees come from the public and private sectors of U.S. and allied countries, and the networking is second to none.

Cost to attend: Contact for attendance cost.

2. RSA Conference

February 24-28, 2020 San Fransisco, CA


Be part of a conversation that has the power to change the world. Join top cybersecurity leaders and a dedicated community of peers as we exchange the biggest, boldest ideas that will help propel the industry forward. Get access to expert-led sessions, thought-provoking keynotes, in-depth trainings and tutorials, groundbreaking innovation programs, state-of-the-art product demos and countless networking opportunities.

Cost to attend:

  • Full Conference: $2595

  • 1 Day Pass: $1435

3. Cloud & Cyber Security Expo

March 11-12, 2020

London, UK

Cloud & Cyber Security Expo

Cloud & Cyber Security Expo immerses you in the world of digital protection. The Expo is UK’s largest cloud and cyber security event and considered the industry-leading event for digital-age guardianship. It’s where you’ll draw from the latest thinking, all the leading suppliers and pioneers and mingle with all the people who matter. With over 150 exhibitors, 150+ expert speakers and 20,000+ attendees, it’s the only place that gives you all you need to know to stay safe in a hostile digital space.

**Cost to attend: **Contact for attendance cost

4. InfoSecWorld Conference & Expo 2020

March 30 - April 1, 2020

Lake Buena Vista, FL


The cybersecurity community is diligent when it comes to continuous learning and refining their expert knowledge, but the task is daunting when emerging technologies keep changing what it means to be secure. Add distrustful individuals to the mix, and it’s nearly impossible to predict what the consequences of these threats will be.

**InfoSec World 2020 Conference & Expo **not only addresses the disruptive technologies and threats on the horizon, but creates a plan for managing the people, processes, and tools for how your organizations react and cope with these intrusive circumstances.

Cost to attend:

  • Attendee: $1,795

  • Govt. Rate - $1,615

  • Expo Only - $50.00

5. KubCon + CloudNativeCon – Europe 2020

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

March 30 - April 3, 2020

KubCon Europe

Kubernetes and other cloud native technologies enable higher velocity software development at a lower cost than traditional infrastructure. Cloud native – orchestrating containers as part of a microservices architecture – is a departure from traditional application design. KubeCon + CloudNativeCon is where the community comes together to share their expertise on this formerly uncharted but increasingly popular territory.

Cost to attend:

  • Corporate: $1,450

  • Individual: $550

  • Academic: $150

6. SANS 2020

April 3-10, 2020

Orlando, FL

SANS 2020

Founded by the SANS Institute, SANS 2020 is its big annual event, doubling as a conference, with keynote speakers and networking opportunities, and a training event. SANS pledges that what people learn in its courses and events can be applied immediately once they get back to their workplaces. For IT pros who can’t make it to the conference, SANS offers many of the forum’s courses in virtual classrooms, where they can participate in live sessions remotely.

Cost to attend: Contact for attendance cost

7. CSO50 Conference

April 27-29, 2020

Scottsdale, AZ


Sessions at the CSO50 Conference will explore how the business risk landscape is changing at breakneck speed, and the ways enterprise technology rapidly advances and exposes new threats, the number of Internet-of-Things (IoT) and other devices is growing exponentially and by the billions. Attend and discover how you proactively find and deploy new and innovative approaches to minimize threats and risk to your enterprise.

**Cost to attend: **Contact for attendance cost

8. THINK 2020

May 4-7, 2020

San Francisco, California


Think 2020 is IBM’s flagship global business and technology conference. Only Think offers you the ability to explore IBM’s entire portfolio of offerings in a single place through interactive experiences and demos, expert conversations, inspiring keynotes, industry-critical labs and certifications, and 1,000+ technical breakout sessions.

Cost to attend:

  • Discovery Pass: $2295

  • Conference Pass: $995

9. Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit

June 1-4, 2020

National Harbor, Maryland


At the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2020, you’ll learn how to create the security and integrated risk management plans needed to give your organization the freedom to grow and innovate with confidence. Security and risk leaders gather at this event every year to update and improve their approach to vulnerability management.\ Cost to attend:

  • Standard: $3825

  • Public Sector: $3250

10. Black Hat USA

August 1-6, 2020

Las Vegas, NV

Black Hat

Now in its 23rd year, Black Hat USA is the world’s leading information security event, providing attendees with the very latest in research, development, and trends. Black Hat USA features training sessions, a big expo floor, and A-list presenters and keynote speakers. Attendees should be prepared for a large conference – more than 19,000 attendees, 300 speakers and trainers, 80 deep technical sessions, and 120 briefings – where exciting revelations about security vulnerabilities will be detailed.

Cost to attend: Contact for attendance cost

11. InfoSec Healthcare Connect

August 17-19, 2020

Miami, FL

InfoSec Healthcare

InfoSecurity Healthcare Connect brings together 75 of the top-most experience executives from top hospitals, health systems and health insurance agencies. Connect with senior-level information and cybersecurity executives to benchmark, share ideas, find business solutions, and build lasting relationships.

Cost to attend: Invite only, contact for attendance cost.

12. Cyber Security & Cloud Expo

November 4-5, 2020

Santa Clara, CA

Cyber Security & Cloud Expo

The Cyber Security Expo North America 2020 brings together key industries from across the globe for two days of top-level content and discussion across 5 co-located events covering IoT, 5G, Cyber Security, Cloud, Blockchain, AI and Big Data, energy, financial services, healthcare and more.

Cost to attend:

  • Ultimate Pass: $799

  • 1-Day pass: $319

13. KubeCon + CloudNativeCon

November 17 – 20, 2020

Boston, MA


KubeCon + CloudNative Con North America is the conference for gathering developers, IT professionals, and C-level leaders across the ecosystem to share learnings, highlight innovation and discuss the future of cloud native computing, including emerging trends in microservices architectures and container orchestration with technologies like Kubernetes, Prometheus, and many more.

**Cost to attend: **TBD - Registration opens April 1, 2020

14. FutureCon Series

Various dates and Locations


The FutureCon Series includes 27 annual events held in cities across the U.S. year-round. Interact with CISOs & Senior Level Executives who have effectively mitigated the risk of Cyber Attacks. Each FutureCon Event provides high-level cybersecurity training and learning of cutting-edge security approaches to manage risks in the constantly evolving world of cyber threats.

Cost to attend: Contact for attendance cost

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