The Ohio Information Security Forum (OISF) is a group of professionals and enthusiasts with a shared information security, network and system administration, engineering, and related computing technology backgrounds.
We all have the common objective to better secure our digital world. In doing so, open discussions center on security issues which include:
Since 2006, we have been meeting regularly the second Thursday of each month. With the help of Sinclair Community College, the OISF has been able to regularly host meetings at The Learning Center at Miami Valley Research Park, 1900 Founders Drive in Kettering, Ohio (for details, see our Details page).
During the last three years, we have been fortunate to have a varied group of security professionals participating in the Ohio Information Security Forum. As a result, discussions are an integral part to the success of OISF meetings – discussions that reveal the many aspects to the security challenges we all face in today’s marketplace.
The OISF begins each meeting (currently 6:00pm) with a time to socialize with peers. And, with thanks to our sponsors, food and refreshments are served. Come early – even with plenty of food, the growth in attendance doesn’t always assure latecomers to a slice of leftover pizza. YOU are the key to great meetings. Tutorials, demonstrations, training exercises, best practice sessions, security updates, and other varied presentations focused on security – are the results of your efforts.
There is no cost or fee to belong to the forum nor are you required to be a regular attendee to belong. Everyone involved in administrating or engineering computer systems are welcome to join us.
Confidentiality is implied unless otherwise stated. As discussions may involve confidential issues relating to a particular company, all participants are required to abide to a code of conduct mandating confidentiality. Participants are never to use proprietary or confidential information as discussed in meetings or on website to disparage a company(s) or person(s) reputation nor use it in a negative way against a said company.
Details regarding participation are kept confidential and only used by the Board of Directors to communicate details relating to OISF meetings and special events. Therefore, contact information will not be shared with any vendor without express consent.
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