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Join us at an upcoming CISO Executive Forum event. At these executive events you have the opportunity to enjoy presentations on pertinent industry topics, while connecting with other practicing professionals.
Complete the form below and a staff member will contact you with additional information to be a guest at the next event. There is no charge for qualified first time guests to attend the program.
CISO guest requests are subject to approval.
The membership criteria below will act as a guideline for approval.
CISO Membership applicants should be executive/senior-level information security professionals reporting directly to the CEO, CFO, CIO or the equivalent. In companies with more than 200 employees, CISO Executive Membership is open to qualified executive direct reports of the organization’s CISO. Individuals should be responsible for information security at the corporate or enterprise level within their organizations, be interested in discussing sensitive security issues with their peers, and be willing to share professional experiences.
CISO Members employed by a company that sells a security product or service must meet the following additional requirements:
- The organization must have a clear separation between the internal security or research practitioner and those involved in sales, marketing or product management.
- The organization must have a minimum of 200 employees or a minimum of 2 direct reports to the CISO Member.
- The member must certify that he or she is not involved with the sales, marketing or product management of security products or offerings.
Any sales activity within the CISO Forum, by non-sponsors, is expressly forbidden and grounds for cancellation of membership.
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Please note: the guest program is limited to one time participation per person.