We are a group of seasoned Information Technology Security Professional's located in and around Indianapolis, IN, the Crossroads of America. We are committed to knowledge sharing, consulting, educating, and improving information security within the Central Indiana region.
We host monthly meetings and work with other organizations to co-host, sponsor, and participate in security related conferences in the Indianapolis area. Please check our events page for further information on upcoming events.
Guests: Guests are always welcome to the Central Indiana ISSA Chapter meetings free of charge.
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Next ISSA Chapter Meeting - February 11, 2016
Title - FBI Threat Update
Abstract - Cyber Threat Overview on National Security and Criminal Threats of the FBI
Speaker - Christopher C. Collins, SA, FBI
Bio - Chris Collins is a Special Agent of the FBI Cyber Crime Task Force in Indianapolis. He is also the FBI Coordinator for the Indiana InfraGard chapter. Chris currently investigates computer intrusions related to both criminal and national security. Prior to working for the FBI, Chris was an Army officer at Indiana’s Joint Forces Headquarters, where he was involved in military operations. His background includes being a Financial Advisor, stockbroker, private banker, and Navy veteran.
Title - IN-ISAC (Indiana Information Sharing and Analysis Center) Overview
Abstract - This presentation will share about the rationale behind the project, a recount of the work done so far (Analysis-Design-Implementation), and the prospect of implementation phase II.
Speaker - Hans Vargas
Bio - Hans Vargas serves as Information Security Analyst at the Indiana Office of Technology (IOT) where he served as the project lead for the State of Indiana Cybersecurity project: IN-ISAC; and currently leads the integrations of security products as well as the implementation of new ones. He received his Bachelor in Systems Engineering from Universidad Privada del Norte, Trujillo - Peru in 2004. He has worked for IBM Peru, consulted for PetroPeru, Purdue Extension, and a start-up called Imaginestics at the Purdue Research Park, before joining CERIAS at Purdue University in fall 2012 as part of the Interdisciplinary program in Information Security, where he received his Master in Information Security and a Graduate Certificate in Information Security Policy.
Ice Miller LLP
5:30 - 6:00 > Networking and Food
6:00 - 8:00 > Chapter Business, Central Indiana ISSA Introduction, and Meeting Speaker
8:00 > Social Hour