International Women’s Day: A Time to Reflect Back and Peer Forward

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Finding the time to reflect can be hard. We’re all busy, so wrapped up in the day-to-day of our lives that putting aside time for anything other than what’s in front of us can feel daunting. For me that’s been especially true this week, as more than 40,000 people, 740 ... Read More

The Initial RSA Conference 2019 Keynote Line-Up

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It’s still December and we’re already talking RSA Conference 2019 keynotes. That’s because we’re incredibly proud of our lineup and just couldn’t wait to tell you. Call it our holiday gift ;) As you may have heard, we’re doing things a little differently at this year’s Conference and that includes ... Read More

New Additions to the RSAC Advisory Board

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It’s with great pleasure that we announce nine new additions to the RSA Conference Advisory Board today! I am overjoyed to welcome these seasoned and savvy cybersecurity industry folks into the fold as valued members of our Board while we head towards another exciting chapter in RSA Conference’s storied history ... Read More

Diversity and Inclusion Principles for RSAC 2019

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I am pleased to announce today that we have unveiled our new diversity & inclusion (D&I) initiative which includes a host of new efforts around four guiding principles focused on making certain today and tomorrow’s RSA Conference experience is one where all are included in the conversation. RSA Conference is, ... Read More

Innovation Doesn’t Do Well in a Vacuum

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If you’ve attended any one of the past five or so RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contests, you probably noticed more and more companies outside of Silicon Valley taking the stage. Entrepreneurs from all over the country – New York, Washington, D.C. and Chicago – and around the world – Belgium, Australia, ... Read More

15 Years of National Cyber Security Awareness Month

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It’s hard to believe it’s been 15 years since the launch of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), but that’s exactly where stand as we kickoff the month of October. So in addition, to closing the book on summer and welcoming fall harvests, pumpkin patches and picking out the best Halloween ... Read More

RSA Conference 2019 Theme: Better

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One of the most exciting and invigorating times of the year for the RSA Conference team is putting our collective heads together to brainstorm, select and develop a new theme for the upcoming year. We tackle this process armed with all of the verbatims and comments our attendees, sponsors, speakers, ... Read More

The Sound Track to RSAC

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Each year, the Conference team pulls together music to play during keynote “walk-in” and “walk-out.” The team even has a discussion based on science around what is the best music for when someone walks into the keynote room and takes a chair vs. when you want to encourage the audience ... Read More

Boot Camp: No Pain, No Gain

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So what does the RSA Conference team do post the US event (besides work on our RSAC Unplugged and RSAC APJ events)? We prepare for boot camp! Boot camp is aptly named. It is our RSA Conference design kick off meeting – an intense three-days of actively planning, breaking and ... Read More
Diversity with a Side of Caffeine

Diversity with a Side of Caffeine

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Early Wednesday morning of RSAC US week, we asked a group of co-collaborators to work with us to help improve the diversity of RSA Conference. A broad spectrum of people were represented – some long-term RSAC attendees and some new to information security – all of various ages, genders, geographies, ... Read More