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The Virginia Alliance for Secure Computing and Networking (VA SCAN) exists for the purpose of strengthening information technology security programs within the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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2014 VA SCAN Conference:  Information Security of the Future

October 9-10, 2014

VCU Commons (907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA)

Please join us for the 11th annual VA SCAN conference and explore the evolution of information security and privacy in the near and more distant future as citizens/consumers, organizations and legislative/regulatory bodies adapt to the more pervasively interconnected and mobile technolgy world.  IT managers, IT security professionals, technical staff and auditors from higher education, K-12, government and law enforcement are all encouraged to attend this very informative conference.

During the conference, attendees will hear from their peers and industry recognized experts on topics related to information security, IT risk management, IT regulatory compliance and advanced threat and defense techniques.  In addition to various presentation sessions, SANS will be back to provide a training course on the second day of the conference.  This year's offering is SEC 524: Cloud Security Fundamentals taught by course author David Shackelford.

The conference registration cost is $125.  For those who are interested in the SANS training, the cost of both the conference and the SANS training is $300.  In additon to access to the sessions and optional SANS training, both registration packages include breakfast and lunch on both days, access to the conference vendor area, event partking, post-conference reception on the first day and a conference tote stuffed with promotional items and other goodies.

For more information on the 2014 VASCAN program or to register for the event, please visit the conference website at http://www.vascan2014.vcu.edu.

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