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Top 10 Cybersecurity Conferences of 2023

2023 is coming in hot. If you don't want to miss out on this year's best cybersecurity conferences, you better start planning your schedule early. To help you out, I created an overview of my personal top 10 favorite events on application security, cloud security, IoT, and all the other topics that are occupying the cybersecurity world in 2023.

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1. RSA Conference

RSA Conference is among the biggest and best-known cybersecurity conferences worldwide. It takes place annually in San Francisco and attracts over 40,000 attendees. The conference covers a wide range of topics, including risk management, compliance, cloud security, and mobile security. RSA provides a unique opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field of security, and to network with other professionals and experts in the industry. 

San Francisco, Moscone Center | April 24-27, 2023

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2. Black Hat USA

Black Hat USA is a large conference that focuses on hacking and security vulnerability research. It takes place annually in Las Vegas and features keynote speeches from industry leaders, as well as hands-on training and workshops. The conference provides a unique opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field of hacking and security, and to gain insights into emerging technologies and techniques. The cybersecurity conference is known for its high-quality presentations and engaging discussions, and has become a must-attend event for anyone interested in the field of hacking and security.

Las Vegas, Mandala Bay Convention Center | August 5-10, 2023

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3. Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit

The Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit is a cybersecurity conference that focuses on enterprise security solutions and risk management strategies. The conference takes place in different locations around the world each year, such as London, Dubai, and Singapore. Attendees of the conference include security professionals, business leaders, and IT experts, who come together to learn about the latest trends and developments in enterprise security.

London, U.K. | September 26 - 28, 2023
Dubai, UAE | June 26 - 28, 2023

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4. SANS Institute Cybersecurity Training Event

The SANS Institute Cybersecurity Training Event is an event series that offers week-long events with intensive training on various cybersecurity topics. It takes place annually in different locations and features hands-on training and workshops led by expert instructors. The event provides attendees with an in-depth understanding of key cybersecurity concepts and skills and offers a unique opportunity to gain practical experience and knowledge that they can apply to their work and careers. 

International Training Event Series

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5. ENISA Cybersecurity Standardisation Conference 2023

The ENISA Annual Conference focuses on European Union cybersecurity policies and initiatives. Held in Brussels, Belgium, the conference covers a range of topics related to cybersecurity and provides a platform for experts to discuss and share ideas on the latest developments in the field. Attendees of the conference include government officials, industry experts, and researchers, who come together to learn about and discuss key issues related to cybersecurity in Europe. 

Virtual / Brussels, Renaissance Brussels Hotel | February 7, 2023

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6. DEF CON 31

DEF CON is one of the oldest and largest cybersecurity conferences in the world, with a focus on hacking. It takes place in Las Vegas and offers a variety of talks and events, such as social engineering contests and lockpicking competitions. DEF CON provides a unique opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field of hacking, and to network with other professionals and experts in the industry. DEF CON is known for its lively atmosphere and engaging activities.

Las Vegas, Caesars Forum | August 10 - 13, 2023

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7. IOT Solutions World Congress

The Security of Things World Congress is an annual conference that focuses on the internet of things and security. It is held in Boston, MA, USA and provides a unique opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field. The conference covers a range of topics related to the security of connected devices and systems, and features keynote speeches, panel discussions, and workshops led by experts in the field.

Barcelona, Gran Via Venue Hall 4 | August 10 - 13, 2023

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8. Cloud Expo Asia

Cloud Expo Asia is an annual conference that focuses on the impact of cloud computing on businesses and society. It is held in Singapore and provides a unique opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field of cloud computing. The conference covers a range of topics related to the use of cloud technology in businesses and organizations and features keynote speeches, panel discussions, and workshops led by experts in the field.

Singapore, Marina Bay Sands | April 20, 2023

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9. Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe

Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe is an annual conference that focuses on protecting and enhancing the resilience of critical infrastructure. It is held in Brussels, Belgium and provides a unique opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field. The conference covers a range of topics related to the protection and resilience of critical infrastructure and features keynote speeches, panel discussions, and workshops led by experts in the field.

Prague | September 26 - 28, 2023

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10. FuzzCon Europe - DevSecOps

FuzzCon Europe is coming back in 2023 with an edition that aims to bring together developers and security enthusiasts to talk about security in CI/CD. The event series focuses on fuzz testing and related security testing approaches. Experts in continuous and automated security testing solutions will come together for FuzzCon - DevSecOps to demo solutions for test automation alongside the development process. The event will be freely and remotely held in early 2023.

Remote | March

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