Monthly Meetings


(ISC)² KC Chapter Meetings

  • When: The first Wednesday of every month
  • Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Where: Black & Veatch Ruisch, Auditorium
  • Address: 11401 Lamar Ave., Overland Park, KS 66211 map
  • Format: Roundtable, interactive discussion with security professionals from many different industries, tech companies and organizations, from upper management to operators who have many diverse experiences. We invite knowledgeable and expert members and guests to facilitate and keep the discussion moving along and on-task.

Next Month's (ISC)² KC Chapter Meetings

Please register for the next (ISC)² Kansas City Chapter Meeting and plan to attend the first Wednesday of the month-September 6th!  Registering will help us plan accordingly for meeting space, chairs and refreshments.

Register Now at Eventbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/isc2-kc-chapter-september-6-meeting-please-register-tickets-37272866146

Monthly Meetings:

  • When: Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 (The first Wednesday of every month)
  • Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Where: Ruisch Auditorium at Black & Veatch 
  • Address: 11401 Lamar Ave., Overland Park, KS 66211 map
  • Format:  Round table, interactive discussion with security professionals from many different industries, tech companies and organizations, from upper management to operators who have many diverse experiences.  We invite knowledgeable and expert members and guests to facilitate and keep the discussion moving along and on-task.

Next Month Meeting Details:

  • Topic: SSL Decryption and Inspection
  • Sponsor (food & drink):  Checkmarx (Application Security Testing)
  • Facilitator:  Ron Frederick 

Ron is a 20 year IT veteran with a broad array of experience across programming, networking, and security disciplines. Ron is currently employed as a VP of Technology and Architecture at Kudelski Security where he is responsible for architecture and design for some of the firm’s largest accounts.

Ron currently holds several industry certifications, including CISSP #87375, Juniper Networks Certified Internet Expert – Security (JNCIE-SEC) #127, Juniper Networks Certified Internet Expert – Enterprise Routing and Switching (JNCIE-ENT) #489, Palo Alto PCNSE7, and VMware VCP6-NV.

Ron has extensive experience with security-focused network designs, strategies, and implementations, and always strives to design systems with a focus on operational simplicity, elegance, and manageability.

When not working on IT-related projects, Ron enjoys spending time with his family in Austin, TX.

Come prepared with your experiences, questions, and your security concerns that you wish to bring before a host of like-minded security professionals.

Last Month's Chapter Meetings Take-Aways

April 5, 2017
  • Topic:  Stuxnet and Cyber Weaponry
  • Sponsor (food & drink):  Tenable
  • Facilitator:  Mike Tyk

Description: 

Michael leads the Security Advisory Services; for Novacoast. Security Advisory services to assists client with predicting, preparing , detecting, and responding to modern threats by increasingly sophisticated attack actors. He is a trusted advisor to Security and Technology executives, as well as a member of senior management to Novacoast's customers, where he provides incident readiness strategy, direction, governance, compliance, industry trends and threat landscape evolution. Assisting clients who require an experienced leader to step in and take charge of building a security program from the ground up and helping evolve existing security programs into their next stage of maturity.
Come prepared with your experiences, questions, and your security concerns that you wish to bring before a host of like-minded security professionals.