Connecting, Supporting and Inspiring Women in Security across Australia and Abroad.
AWSN is an open network of people of different backgrounds, experience, qualifications, age and gender. Our common interest is security.
Connecting women in security across Australia and abroad.
Supporting women already within the security industry to stay and grow.
Inspiring the next generation and those interested, to pursue a career in security.
For more information, visit http://www.awsn.org.au
The Digital Innovation Festival (DIF), is a unique initiative to develop, demonstrate and promote technology innovation across every sector of the economy and society. DIF2019 runs over two weeks from 23 August to 6 September. Join in and celebrate the 'Victorian Difference' that drives industry, entrepreneurs and community to not only be different but make a difference through digital technology.
What is the DIF about?
The Digital Innovation Festival (DIF) seeks to engage and inspire all elements of the innovation ecosystem. Navigating the key issues, the Festival's three themes allow people to create their own DIF experience.
From emerging technologies powering investment to tomorrows jobs building digital skills and digital change makers driving inclusion. DIF prompts the question 'How can you make the DIF?'
For more information, visit http://www.dif.vic.gov.au
The Digital Innovation Festival is an initiative of the Victorian Government Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions. The DIF Regional program is supported by the Connecting Regional Communities Program and Regional Development Victoria.
For more information, visit http://www.dif.vic.gov.au
Atlassian is a leading provider of collaboration, development, and issue tracking software for teams. With over 138,000 global customers (including 85 of the Fortune 100), we’re advancing the power of collaboration with products including Jira, Jira Service Desk, Jira Ops, Confluence, Bitbucket, Trello, and more. Driven by honest values, an amazing culture, and consistent revenue growth, we’re out to unleash the potential of every team.
For more information, visit https://www.atlassian.com/
Secure Code Warrior is the secure coding company. We have developed an online secure code training platform that helps Developers to think and act with a security mindset every day. Companies can scale secure coding excellence as coders and Development teams build and verify their software security skills, gain real-time advice and monitor skill development.
For more information, visit http://www.securecodewarrior.com
Trend Micro, a global leader in cybersecurity, is passionate about making the world safe for exchanging digital information, today and in the future. Artfully applying our XGen™ security strategy, our innovative solutions for consumers, businesses, and governments deliver connected security for data centres, cloud workloads, networks, and endpoints. Our connected threat defence enables seamless sharing of threat intelligence and provides centralised visibility and investigation to make organisations their most resilient.
With over 6,500 employees in 50 countries and the world’s most advanced global threat research and intelligence, Trend Micro enables organisations to secure their connected world.
For more information, visit http://www.trendmicro.com.au
Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, is the leading global provider of risk solutions. For more than 45 years, Kroll has helped clients make confident risk management decisions about people, assets, operations and security through a wide range of investigations, cyber security, due diligence and compliance, physical and operational security, and data and information management services.
For more information, visit https://www.kroll.com
At PwC Australia our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 250,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services. Find out more and tell us what matters to you by visiting us at
For more information, visit http://www.pwc.com.au
As a nationally recognised not-for-profit organisation and charity, the Australian Information Security Association’s (AISA) vision is a world where all people, businesses and governments are educated about the risks and dangers of cyber-attack and data theft and equipped to take all reasonable precautions to protect themselves.
Our independent non-profit association was created to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of the industry and our community.
Established in 1999, AISA has become the recognised authority on information security in Australia with a membership of over 4000 individuals across the country. AISA caters to all domains of the information security industry with a focus on sharing expertise from the field at branch meetings, events and networking opportunities around Australia.
For more information, visit http://www.aisa.org.au/
SANS is the most trusted and by far the largest source for information security training and security certification in the world. It also develops, maintains, and makes available at no cost, the largest collection of research documents about various aspects of information security, and it operates the Internet's early warning system - the Internet Storm Centre. SANS provides intensive, immersion training designed to help you and your staff master the practical steps necessary for defending systems and networks against the most dangerous threats - the ones being actively exploited. SANS courses are full of important and immediately useful techniques that you can put to work as soon as you return to your offices. They were developed through a consensus process involving hundreds of administrators, security managers, and information security professionals, and address both security fundamentals and awareness, and the in-depth technical aspects of the most crucial areas of IT security. For details of our course program in Australia, visit www.sans.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit http://www.sans.org
Founded in 2003, Shearwater is a Specialist Information Security service provider with a presence in all major capital cities of Australia.
We deliver Operational Security Management, Application Security services, Security Education, and Incident Response to government organisations and private enterprises. We also help organisations achieve, prove, and maintain compliance with security standards.
Our Security Education offering demonstrates our commitment to raising awareness of cyber threats. In 2014, we launched Phriendly Phishing, a phishing awareness program aimed at non-technical users. A large number of high-profile organisations have already adopted the program. We are currently developing additional Cyber Security Training modules that support a people-centric security approach.
Our purpose is to create a safer connected world. This is reflected in our services, which represent an end-to-end defence system against cyber intrusions.
For more information, visit https://www.shearwater.com.au/shearwater-application-security-training-hackathon-2019/
Working at the intersection of a leading university and a military academy, UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy has been educating defence leaders for half a century.
Through experience in education and achievements in research, UNSW Canberra excels in teaching undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral research students across arts, business, cyber security, engineering, IT, logistics, management, space and science.
Undergraduate programs are tailored to the educational needs of members of the Australian Defence Force, while graduate and doctoral research programs are available to all students.
UNSW Canberra Cyber is leading national and international collaborative research projects, and educating and mentoring the next generation of Australian leaders and thinkers in the field.
Through training and education, UNSW Canberra Cyber is working to combat threats to national security, the economy and the safety of individuals due to the exploitation of information systems and the proliferation of social media platforms.
UNSW Canberra Cyber offers short courses to upskill your staff, improve your own skill sets, or to revamp your knowledge in cyber security. Tailored packages can also be arranged to suit your individual or team needs.
For more information, visit https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/unsw-canberra-cyber/
Aura Information Security consists of a team of highly-skilled and renowned information security professionals spanning Australia and New Zealand.
We offer an unprecedented range of services and level of support for government, corporates and medium-sized businesses, globally. Our consultants thrive on building rapport with, and becoming trusted advisors to, our clients by maintaining our impartiality and offering sound, independent security advice.
For more information, visit https://www.aurainfosec.com/
The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) is a vital member of Australia’s national security community, working across the full spectrum of operations required of contemporary signals intelligence and security agencies: intelligence, cyber security and offensive operations in support of the Australian Government and Australian Defence Forces (ADF).
For more information, visit https://www.asd.gov.au/
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