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Cybersecurity SIG General Information

Our Mission:  To prepare our members and their organizations to meet the challenges and mitigate the risks of tomorrow's ever changing cyber threat landscape.


Our Vision:  The cybersecurity SIG will promote and provide strategic, timely, actionable, and business-focused content and discussion around cybersecurity issues, trends, and best practices, while building and sustaining a high-value network of cybersecurity thought leaders. 

Our Objectives:

 ·         educate                  through webinars, forums, conferences

 ·         enable                   by providing access to actionable tools and intellectual assets

 ·         build                      a community where ideas and experience can be shared



Who should join:


 While there are many groups focusing on cybersecurity, they are mainly aimed at security technicians and engineers.  Some are specific only to the CISO role.  SIM’s Cybersecurity  SIG was developed for senior executives to address cybersecurity from a strategic, thought leadership perspective.

  • Senior IT executives (e.g. CIOs, CTOs, SVP/VP/Directors of IT)
  • Senior business & technology security executives (e.g. CISO, VP of IT Security, Corporate Security)
  • Audit/Risk/Compliance executives
  • Corporate legal staff
  • Consultants providing executive management advisory services
What to expect:


 We educate, enable and build cybersecurity by creating forums for learning and networking.

  • Regular Web Conferences (preview upcoming events) 
  • Breakout sessions at SIMposium (check out our Risk Management track at SIMposium 2016) 
  • Ad-hoc discussion with other members via our private collaboration forum - COMING SOON!
Benefits of SIG Membership:


SIG members come from a variety of backgrounds and awareness.  As a member of the SIG you will be able to interact with others with an interest in cybersecurity and seek out solutions that will help you lead your organization forward.

  • Enjoy SIG membership and events at no additional cost (included with your existing SIM membership) 
  • Participate in strategic discussions, leave with actionable take-aways
  • Meet and interact with industry experts, your peers and other SIM leaders
  • Exchange best practices with peers and thought leaders
  • Access our resource library for current and actionable intellectual assets
Are you ready to engage?


To access these benefits your must be a registered member of the SIG.  The good news is “membership in the SIG is a benefit of your SIM membership” – there is no additional cost to you.  To answer any questions you may have about the SIG, you can send an eMail to  To sign up and join, select the Join button on this page

  • Join the SIG
  • Register for an upcoming event (SIG membership required)
  • Volunteer you time and talent (contributor and leadership positions available) 
  • Contact us at with questions 
  • Spread the word by sharing our flyer
  • Join our private collaboration forum (SIG membership required) - COMING SOON!
  • Access our library (SIG membership required) 
We look forward to collaborating with you as we build a more secure future!





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