Free SANS Community Events

SANS is pleased to offer a variety of virtual training events for the global cybersecurity community. Explore the events listed below and start making plans to level up your knowledge, hands-on skills, and industry connections. Join the SANS community to access our free events!
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Summits

SANS Summits are one or two day events that bring together practitioners and leading experts to share and discuss case studies, lessons learned, new tools, and innovative strategies.

No matter your background or skill level, SANS Summits give you the chance to learn, connect, and share with cybersecurity professionals from around the globe.  

You'll walk away with actionable information, a fresh perspective, and new tools that you can immediately leverage in your work to protect your organization from ever-evolving threats. 

EventLocationSummit Date
OSINT SummitArlington, VA & Free Live OnlineFeb 29-Mar 1
New2Cyber Summit Free Live OnlineApril 4
Cybersecurity Leadership SummitFree Live OnlineMay 16
Ransomware SummitFree Live OnlineMay 31
ICS Security SummitOrlando, FL & Free Live OnlineJun 17-18
Neurodiversity in Cybersecurity SummitFree Live OnlineJun 27
SSA Managing Human Risk Summit
Call for Presentations Open!
Norfolk, VA & Free Live OnlineAug 1-2
Digital Forensics & Incident Response Summit
Call for Presentations Open!
Salt Lake City, UT & Live OnlineAug 22-23
CloudSecNext Summit & Training 2024Denver, CO & Live OnlineSept 30 - Oct 7

SANS New2Cyber Summit

Free Virtual Summit: Thursday, April 4 | Live Online | CPEs: 12 New to cybersecurity, looking for a career change, or just want to enhance your skillset? Join us for New2Cyber Summit to hear from industry experts in cyber defense, hacking, ICS, digital forensics, incident response, and more. They’ll share their successes, their hardships, and their best advice.
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Free Events to Attend in 2024

SANS has a variety of FREE events ranging from our multi-day Cyber Solutions Fest to half-day survey events, all of which provide sponsors a platform to showcase their products and solutions to high-level security practitioners and cybersecurity decision-makers.

Check out our upcoming 2024 events below to save your seat for the events that best align with your focus area.

Event

Location

Event Date(s)

SANS Survey Event: Threat Hunting SurveyVirtualMarch 20
Registration Now OPEN!
Spring Cyber Solutions Fest: Emerging Technologies TrackVirtualApril 17
Registration Now OPEN!
Spring Cyber Solutions Fest: Cloud Security TrackVirtualApril 18
Registration Now OPEN!
Spring Cyber Solutions Fest: Insider Threat & IAM TrackVirtualApril 18
Registration Now OPEN!
Spring Cyber Solutions Fest: DevSecOps & Application Security TrackVirtualApril 19
Registration Now OPEN!
Spring Cyber Solutions Fest: Attack Surface & Vulnerability TrackVirtualApril 19
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: CTI SurveyVirtualMay 22
Registration Now OPEN!
Ransomware Summit Solutions TrackVirtualMay 31
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: Application Security & API SurveyVirtualJune 5
Registration Now OPEN!
ICS Security Summit Solutions TrackOrlando, FL & VirtualJune 17
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: SOC SurveyVirtualJuly 12
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Report Event: Top New Attacks & ThreatsVirtualJuly 31
Registration Now OPEN!
DFIR Summit Solutions Track | Day 1: Digital Forensics & Incident ResponseSalt Lake City, UT & VirtualAugust 22
Registration Now OPEN!
DFIR Summit Solutions Track | Day 2: Threat HuntingSalt Lake City, UT & VirtualAugust 23
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: AI SurveyVirtualSeptember 11
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: ICS/OT SurveyVirtualOctober 9
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Emerging Technologies TrackVirtualNovember 6
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: SOC & SOAR TrackVirtualNovember 7
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Detection & Response TrackVirtualNovember 7
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Threat TrackVirtualNovember 8
Registration Now OPEN!
Fall Cyber Solutions Fest: Zero Trust TrackVirtualNovember 8
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: Detection & Response SurveyVirtualNovember 20
Registration Now OPEN!
SANS Survey Event: Multicloud SurveyVirtualDecember 4
Registration Now OPEN!

Spring Cyber Solutions Fest 2024

Join us for three days of highly technical talks exploring the latest cybersecurity solutions, technologies, and techniques. Led by SANS experts, and invited solutions providers, you'll walk away with new methods, strategies, and key takeaways you can immediately leverage in your work. Learn more about our five featured tracks and save your seat below!

What Attendees Are Saying

There are tons of great, passionate security professionals, with loads of knowledge. Come to listen, and talk to people who are great at what they do.
Austin Shell
- ATI
I think the content is stellar, but the opportunities for networking and industry knowledge-sharing is invaluable.
Ricky Pullan
- Microsoft
Good exposure to tools and stories from the field and front lines.
Tyler Freeman
- FireEye
Lots of learning, networking, thought-provoking discussions, and fun crammed into two days!
Stephen Malott
- Lbrands
Very useful, relevant content and opportunity to meet peers, network, and build relationships."
Frank McClain
- Red Canary