About Us

The (ISC)² chapter program provides members a forum to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and ideas, development of leadership and professional skills, and advancement of information systems security.  It also provides its members with access to a variety of industry resource and educational programs to keep its members informed of the latest advances in technology and techniques.

The (ISC)² Austrian Chapter will provide information security professionals in the local community an opportunity to build a local network of peers to share knowledge, exchange ideas and earn CPEs. In addition, you will be able to:

  • develop or enhance your leadership skills by serving as an officer or chairing a committe
  • pursue speaking or writing opportunities for chapter functions or general public
  • collaborate with other local chapter organizations to develop synergy and share knowledge
  • advance security awareness within the local community, from children to senior citizens
  • mentor students as they pursue and enter the information security profession

The goals of the (ISC)2 Austria Chapter are (a) the promotion of a networking of information security experts with (ISC)2 certifications; (b) holding events for the purposes
described under point a and for exchanging / presenting new developments in the information security field; and (c) a communication between the international organization (ISC)2, the Chapters in other countries e.g. Switzerland and Germany and the local Chapter in Austria.

Our members consist of (ISC)² credentialed professionals who hold either a SSCP, CAP, CSSLP, and/or a CISSP or advanced concentration certification. Our chapter program is focused on sharing knowledge and exchanging ideas among security professionals in the local area.  Ultimately, we want to advance the field of information security by educating practitioners and the public at large on how to protect and defend against security threats.  Learn more about the benefits of becoming a Chapter Member, visit our Membership page.

Our chapter business meetings are held frequently, and professional events and activities are held at various times throughout the year.  Visit our Events page for our calendar of upcoming events!