7th Annual Cyber Southwest Symposium

Nov 15, 2022 | Uncategorized

The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) – Southwest Chapter, Arizona InfraGard/Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA), AFCEA – Tucson, and the AZ Cyber Initiative will once again host the 7th Annual Cyber Southwest (CSW) Symposium at the University of Arizona, Student Union Memorial Center – Level 3 – North Ballroom, Tucson, Arizona. The event will take place on Friday, December 9, 2022. 

A primary focus of CSW 2022 will be to continue to develop Arizona’s national leadership in cybersecurity. CSW 2022 will feature government and defense industry Subject Matter Expert (SME) speakers who will address cyber threats, cyber defense, cyber risk mitigation, and current remediation strategies. ​

There will also be an Exhibit Hall. Showcase your companies’ cyber products and capabilities at CSW 2022! Over 250 military, federal government, city government, contractors, academia, and industry professionals are expected to attend. 

Sample Attendee Job Titles from the 6th Annual Cyber Southwest Symposium (live event):

Chief Information Security Officer, Information Technology Chief, Director of Cyber Forces, Division Chief Cyberspace Plans & Ops, Director of Security Operations, Sr. Security Technology Technician, Information Assurance Officer, Manager Information Security and Compliance, Information Security Analyst, Cloud Engineer, Regional Cybercrime Program Coordinator, Flight Chief, Plans and Programs, Security Services Division Chief, Director of Information Security, Cyber Lead, Cybersecurity & Systems Support Manager,Lead Software Engineer, Sr Cyber Defense Technologist, Chief Technology Officer, Technical Operations Director, Threat Response Engineer. 

​Sample Attendees Organizations from the 6th Annual Cyber Southwest Symposium (live event): 

​AFCEA Tucson, NDIA Southwest, ACTRA, InfraGard, USAF, 12th Air Force, 355th Communications Squadron, 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (309 AMARG), Army, Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM), U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM), Raytheon, University of Arizona, City of Tucson, US Dept of Health & Human Services, Pima County, Defense Information Systems Agency, Lockheed Martin, Aerospace Corporation, State of Arizona, DHS, FBI, Defense Counterintelligence & Security Agency, University of Arizona Applied Research Corporation, General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT). 

​Community Partners: (will have booths, and will be promoting the event):  

  • ISACA Tucson Chapter 
  • ISC2 Southern Arizona Chapter 
  • The University of Arizona Applied Research Corporation
  • University of Arizona College of Applied Science & Technology 
  • University of Arizona Cyber Operations Program 
  • & More