The best security conferences of 2022

To keep ahead of the security curve, you have to be constantly learning. As malicious threats become more sophisticated on an almost daily basis, continuously evolving your security knowledge is really the only way to keep up.

One of the best ways to expand your expertise is by attending cybersecurity conferences, where you can hear from some of the tops experts in the industry, discover new technology and best practices, and network.

Select security conferences that match your company’s priorities; this is key for getting the most value for your time and money.

Here is TechBeacon‘s list of the top security conferences in 2022.



Twitter: @SecurityBSides
Dates: January–December
Locations: Virtual/In-person
Cost: Most are free

There are a number of BSides conferences taking place throughout the year. BSides describes itself as a community-driven framework for building events led by members of the security community, not by vendors. BSides events “create opportunities for individuals to both present and participate in an atmosphere that encourages collaboration,” organizers say.

Who should attend: Security pros and enthusiasts

Data Connectors Cybersecurity Conferences/Virtual Summit Series

Twitter: @DataConnectors
Dates: January–December
Locations: Virtual, and various locations for in-person events
Cost: Virtual, free; in-person, TBD

These events feature industry experts, government agencies, and vendors—all bringing real-world experience and knowledge about specific cybersecurity topics and concerns.

Who should attend: Information, cyber, and network security professionals

The Official Cyber Security Summit – Cyber Summit USA

Twitter: @CyberSummitUSA, #CyberSecuritySummit
Dates: January–December
Locations: Varies (in-person and virtual)
Cost: By invitation only (attendees are pre-screened and approved in advance)

During interactive panels and roundtable discussions, attendees will learn from renowned security experts from around the globe on how to protect their businesses from cyberattack. They will also have the opportunity to see and…