Developing and Connecting Cybersecurity Leaders in Chicago

The Chicago Chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) has a mission to offer a stimulating combination of discussion forums, hands-on learning, CISSP certification training, conferences, and other events which are designed to enhance understanding and awareness of information security issues for information security professionals.

Whether you are exploring a career in cybersecurity, honing your technical expertise or an established security executive, the ISSA offers you a network of 10,000 colleagues worldwide to support you in managing technology risk and protecting critical information and infrastructure. Enhance your professional stature, expand your peer network and achieve your personal career goals. Your local chapter and ISSA International will provide you with a wealth of resources to keep you current with industry trends and developments in our ever-evolving field. What can we do for you today?

If you currently hold certifications, you can earn CPE credits by attending chapter meetings, ISSA Web Conferences, reading or contributing an article to the ISSA Journal or volunteering for activities associated with putting on educational meetings or conferences.

ISSA-Chicago thanks its sponsors, without whose help we could not provide the services we offer our members:

Diamond Sponsors
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Gold Sponsors
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Silver Sponsors

Upcoming Chapter Events

  1. January 2019 ISSA Chicago Chapter Meeting

    January 10, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Please join the ISSA Chicago Chapter for our monthly chapter meeting. This month’s featured speaker will be Marci McCarthy, CEO and President, T.E.N. Hours ‘d oeuvres will be served. Cash bar available. ISSA Chicago Chapter members receive a complimentary drink if

  2. February 2019 ISSA Chicago Chapter Meeting

    February 7, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Please join the ISSA Chicago Chapter for our monthly chapter meeting. This month’s featured speaker will be  Terence Runge, Head of Security at Illumio. Hours ‘d oeuvres will be served. Cash bar available. ISSA Chicago Chapter members receive a complimentary

Chapter News

  • Elections & Speakers

    Board elections are on the horizon. Nominations are open for the following positions: President – Valeri is up for re-election Vice President – open position

  • Internships

    In continuation of its goal to grow and serve its members, ISSA Chicago developed the Student Initiative (SI) Internship Program to further grow membership by