About the Conference

OASIS Borderless Cyber and The Integrated Adaptive Cyber Defense (IACD)'s Integrated Cyber merge conferences this Fall to bring you a three-day Borderless Cyber program addressing advances in automation and autonomous systems for network defense. 

Borderless Cyber is co-located with KuppingerCole Analyst Firm's Cyber Next Summit. Registration includes access to both conferences.


More about Borderless Cyber USA 2019


  • Conference Theme, Mission and Experience

    2019 Theme:  'Empowering network defense teams with the latest in threat intelligence, automation, and orchestration'

    The conference program will provoke discussions on present day and future cybersecurity challenges and solutions, as well as spark collaboration opportunities to take forward. Overarching goal is to encourage participants to unite and become part of a larger, actively engaged community sounding board that will generate more productive ideas, activities, and alliances. 

    Conference attendees will experience a collaborative, peer-to-peer exchange of information through:
    • Conference content led by industry experts who understand the business obstacles inherent in the cybersecurity domain;
    • A program based on real world experiences and feedback from industry leaders, who deal with critical cybersecurity issues on a daily basis;  
    • And interactive sessions which encourage participants to share best practices, successful case studies and insights into how threats can be managed and resolved.
  • Audience

    Borderless Cyber brings together cyber security and threat intelligence experts from industry, government agencies, academia as well as thought leaders to share experiences, debate, and collaborate on strategies, tactics, and practices that accelerates the speed and scale of cyber defense. This includes executives, managers, and technical representatives from various disciplines, such as security teams, commercial security vendors, open-source security developers, CSIRTs, and maintainers of open security standards. 

  • Program Committee

    Our Program Committee is made up of industry experts within both the IACD and OASIS communities.

  • Location. Location. Location

    Borderless Cyber and Cyber Next Summit will be held at the historic National Press Club. This architectural landmark is located in the center of Washington, one block away from The White House. Learn more about our venue.

  • About OASIS and the Borderless Cyber Conference Series

    OASIS is a nonprofit consortium that advances open standards and open source development on a global scale. It offers standards and open source projects a path to recognition in international policy and procurement. Any initiative for developing code, APIs, specifications, or reference implementations can find a home at OASIS. Each project operates independently under industry-approved process and IPR policies. Some of the most widely adopted standards are developed at OASIS including: KMIP, STIX, TAXII, OpenC2, and SAML. Many of these have gone on to be published as ISO, IEC, or ITU standards. OASIS members can be found in 100+ countries on virtually every continent. Major multinational companies, SMEs, government agencies, universities, research institutions, consulting groups, and individuals are represented.

    Borderless Cyber is an international conference series that began in 2015. It's designed to bring together the public and private sectors to evaluate, debate, and collaborate on cybersecurity best practices and solutions. Hosted by the OASIS Open Consortium, previous Borderless Cyber events were held in partnership with The World Bank in Washington, D.C., with the European Parliament in Brussels, with Keio University in Tokyo and with FIRST.org in Prague. The last two USA conferences were held at the U.S. Customs House in New York City and again at The World Bank in Washington, D.C. 
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  • Background on KuppingerCole Analyst Firm and Cyber Next Summit

    KuppingerCole is an international and independent Analyst organization headquartered in Europe. The company specializes in offering neutral advice, expertise, thought leadership and practical relevance in Information Security, Identity & Access Management (IAM), Governance (IAG), Risk Management & Compliance (GRC) as well as all areas concerning the Digital Transformation. KuppingerCole supports companies, corporate users, integrators and software manufacturers in meeting both tactical and strategic challenges. They host various events through the year including the annual European Identity & Cloud Conference (EIC) in Munich. 

    This year's Cyber Next Summit takes on the theme 'Be Prepared & Plan Your Cybersecurity Strategy'. The conference will feature an array of best-case presentations on Zero Trust Security, Continuous and Adaptive Authentication methods, Privilege Access Management, the role of Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning in Security and other hot topics. View more information online at https://www.kuppingercole.com/about

  • Background on The Integrated Adaptive Cyber Defense (IACD) and Integrated Cyber Conference 

    IACD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the National Security Agency (NSA) in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL). Through jointly sponsored research (in collaboration with the private sector), IACD defines a framework-including reference architectures, draft specifications for interoperability, use cases, and implementation examples-to adopt this extensible, adaptive approach to cybersecurity operations. IACD has hosted two cybersecurity conferences annually over the past few years. More info: https://www.iacdautomate.org/aboutiacd.

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