Thank you for your interest in supporting the Central Maryland Chapter of the Information System Systems Security Association (ISSA), recognized as the 2017 Mid-Size Chapter of the Year. ISSA is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members. The ISSA Central Maryland Chapter continuously works to meet the educational and career needs of the Baltimore-Washington cyber security practitioners in both the public and private sectors. Supporting the Central Maryland Chapter provides sponsors with the ability to develop a dialogue with regional information security experts while generating awareness for the sponsor’s company, products or solutions. For more information, please contact the Vice President of Outreach at Thanks.


The Central Maryland Chapter of ISSA is proud to acknowledge the assistance of the following sponsor

Convergintis a global systems integrator focused on delivering results for our customers through unparalleled service excellence. At Convergint, our top priority is service in every way — service to customers, colleagues, and community.

As an integrator, Convergintworks alongside a global network of partners and manufacturers to design, install, and service security, fire alarm, life safety, audio-visual, and building automation solutions for enterprise customers.

Our unique and empowered culture, guided by our Values and Beliefs, helps us stay accountable to our mission, and our number one objective: to be our customers’ best service provider.


DTEX Systems is the global leader for insider risk management.​ DTEX empowers organizations to prevent data loss and support a trusted workforce by proactively stopping insider risks from becoming insider threats.​

How do they do this?​ By consolidating the essential elements of Data Loss Prevention, User Behavior Analytics, and User Activity Monitoring in a single light-weight platform to detect and mitigate insider risks well before data loss occurs. Combining AI/ML with behavioral indicators, DTEX enables proactive insider risk management at scale without sacrificing employee privacy or network performance. 

DTEX InTERCEPT is a scalable, cloud-native platform. Through its patented and privacy-compliant metadata collection and analytics engine, the DTEX platform surfaces abnormal behavioral “indicators of intent” to mitigate risk of data and IP loss, enabling SOC enrichment with human sensors and empowering enterprises to make smarter business decisions quickly.


Gtegrity is an innovative provider of Information Assurance (IA), Information Technology (IT) and Cybersecurity solutions to Federal, State and commercial clients. Gtegrity specializes in the integration of Corporate owned or leased environments with Department of Defense (DoD), Intelligence Community (IC) or Government accredited secure facilities (SCIFs, Closed and Restricted Space).


Leidos is a innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. We collaborate to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries