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SOURCE High Technology Crimes Investigation Association

ROSEVILLE, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA) will be hosting its 2nd Annual CISO Summit on August 28, 2014 at the Hyatt Lost Pines Resort and Spa in Austin. This is a full day event where IT information security managers, risk management professionals and executives can interact and exchange strategies from leaders in the field.

Pam Stratton, Conference Chair and CISO for the State of Idaho, is excited to announce that one of the most popular sessions from last year, Lessons from the Field, will be returning this year. "This is a roundtable discussion panel with industry experts who will be sharing their successes, challenges, and concerns on a variety of topics that directly affect our attendees," said Stratton.

Attendees can expect to engage with industry leaders as they discuss the new security challenges, as well as learn new highly efficient ways to prevent attacks and detect threats quickly.

HTCIA has prided itself for over 28 years in offering unique and effective training and collaborative opportunities to its global members, and non-members alike, and strives to make the CISO Summit a must-attend event for security executives, who have a more specialized need and expectation from such an event. According to Stratton, the entire program and structure is very carefully designed for Chief Information Security Officers (CISO), Chief Information Officers (CIO), Chief Technology Officers (CTO), and Directors of Information Security, Information Security departmental senior management.

Brian Engle, CISO for the State of Texas and Alan Daines, CISO of Dell Computers will each be delivering a Keynote presentation. Also speaking at the Summit are Uy Huynh, McAfee's VP of Engineering, Joan Pepin, CISO of SumoLogic, Rafal Los, Director at Accuvant, and numerous others.

Seating for this event is limited to provide attendees an intimate and engaging experience; the HTCIA is offering a 20% discount on registration with the promo code HTCIACISO2014. Offer is only valid for a limited time; visit the conference website to register:

The event is being hosted at the luxurious Hyatt Lost Pines Resort and Spa in Austin, Texas overlooking the beautiful Texas Hill Country. Guests can enjoy the spa, championship quality golf course, and an on-site water park. The hotel and HTCIA are offering attendees a discounted conference hotel rate of $114/night (on a first come first serve basis). Rooms are quickly filling up so they recommend booking as soon as possible while rooms are still available at this amazing location!

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About HTCIA:
HTCIA is a non-profit professional organization founded over 28 years ago for the purpose of educating individuals involved in the High Technology field.

HTCIA continues to solidify its position as the leader in professional organizations devoted to the prevention, investigation and prosecution of crimes involving advanced technologies.

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