Into The CyberVerse - The Many Persona of Cybersecurity (EARLY REG. EXTENDED TO 8/19)

Starts:  Oct 28, 2019 8:00 AM (CT)
Ends:  Oct 29, 2019 5:00 PM (CT)

On behalf of the Chicago Chapters of Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), we would like to announce the opening of registration for our 6th Annual IT Hacking conference:

Title:       Into The CyberVerse - The many persona of cybersecurity

Dates:      Monday, October 28 and Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Location: Swissotel Chicago, 323 E Upper Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601

CPEs:      16 

Last year's event was a huge success with 230+ professionals in attendance both days and the highest feedback ratings of any chapter event offered!  With your attendance and an expanded venue, we are hoping to build upon the success of prior events with a goal of 350 people in attendance each day!   We are again hosting our event at the, Swissotel Chicago, which offers spacious meeting and networking throughout the day. Additionally, complimentary Wi-Fi and discounted valet parking ($29) are available for all attendees.

We are still putting the final speakers into our agenda and as such we are going to extend early bird pricing till Monday Aug 19. Don’t miss out on the discounted pricing!

Our highest rated keynotes and interactive CAE and CISO panel discussions on the integration of InfoSec and Risk Management are both events you don’t want to miss. This in addition to our historical topics containing the most real-world application of Information Security and Cybersecurity knowledge and skills that can be applied to the world of Internal Audit, IT Audit, InfoSec, Risk, and Compliance. This year’s theme addresses emerging threats by discussing solutions and how the union of many diverse persona in Audit, InfoSec, and Risk/Compliance departments creates united program for the management and control of cyber threats. Following the success of last year’s event, the dual-track format featuring concurrent technical and non-technical tracks are offered again for the 2019 conference.

Register now to get the extended early bird pricing discount at:

Early Bird Registration (Till Aug 19): $500 for members and $550 for non-members

Regular   Registration (After Aug 19): $600 for members and $650 for non-members

At this time, speakers are still submitting topics. We plan to have over 20 talks between the two tracks on information security topics like: Zero Day Research, Explaining Cybersecurity to the Board, Tales for the FBI, and Cybersecurity Auditing Toolkit. We will also have sessions covering some of the leading-edge cybersecurity and cyber-risk management topics presented by industry leaders. Hot technology topics include: blockchain security concerns, artificial intelligence, data loss prevention, data privacy, GDPR/CCPA. Do not hesitate to reach out directly to Corbin Del Carlo or Jason Torres (contact information below) if you are interested in speaking at the conference.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the event organizers:

  • Corbin Del Carlo – Discover (
  • Jason Torres – Rush University Medical Center (


Registration Dates

Registration Ends Monday, October 28, 2019


323 E Upper Wacker Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601

Pricing Information

Registration Early Bird Regular
Member $500.00 $600.00
Non-member $550.00 $650.00