Welcome to the (ISC)² Austin Chapter!

Our Vision

We will advance the field of information security by educating practitioners and the public at large on how to protect and defend against security threats.

Our Mission

  • Build and sustain community for information security professionals of all domain disciplines who are active members of the International Information System Security Certification Consortium, also known as (ISC)²,
  • Promote career development and career growth opportunities for our members,
  • Drive continuous personal improvement,
  • Align with and extend the Information Technology and Information Security communities in Austin, and
  • Promote information security awareness and best practices in the IT industry as a whole wherever possible.

Our Members

  • Learn more about the benefits of becoming a Chapter Member, visit our Membership page.
  • Our members include:
    • Community members who are interested in or passionate about information security.
    • (ISC)² credentialed professionals who hold either an SSCP, CAP, CSSLP, and/or a CISSP or advanced concentration certification.
    • Other credentialed security professionals.

Meetings And Events

  • Our chapter program is focused on sharing knowledge and exchanging ideas among security professionals in the Central Texas Region.
  • Our intention for Speakers is to educate everyone from expert to novice while keeping it entertaining and interesting for everyone.
  • Meeting attendance may be used as CPEs for (ISC)² and other organizations’ certifications.
  • Chapter business meetings are held monthly.
  • Professional events and activities are held at various times throughout the year.
  • Visit our Events page for our calendar of upcoming meetings and events!

Our Sponsors

We would like to extend a big thank you to our platinum sponsors Indeed, Bitdefender, Carbon Black, and AlertLogic.

Indeed

Bitdefender

Carbon Black

AlertLogic

About (ISC)²

(ISC)² is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber world. Best known for the acclaimed Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) certification, (ISC)² offers a portfolio of credentials that are part of a holistic, programmatic approach to security. Our membership, over 130,000 strong, is made up of certified cyber, information, software, and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry. Our vision is supported by our commitment to educate and reach the general public through our charitable foundation – The Center for Cyber Safety and Education™️. Visit www.isc2.org.