Editor-in-Chief: Tran Cheung


Rasheen Whidbee, Disney Paul and Edwin Brockner

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Ken's Korner

Message From The President

It looks like we are starting out of the gate at full speed. I'm very proud to be on a team with such dedicated volunteers.

Below are some of our highlights for this year so far:

  • We registered over 40 new members within just two months
  • We're on our 3rd issue of our new newsletter with over 300 subscribers
  • Our website has been revamped (isc2chapternj.org)
  • Starting a monthly public speaking workshop
  • Our average meeting attendance is between 60-70 people

This organization is run 100% by volunteers. Please reach out to me to learn how you can be part of making our Chapter a great community to learn, share and build relationships.

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Chapter News

Upcoming Events

February 2021 Meeting Agenda

NJ Chapter February 2021 Meeting will be held on Thursday 2/25/2021.
Click here to register.


Alfonso Yi , the Data Privacy Officer at Ralph Lauren will discuss the current global privacy landscape.

Frank Cicio – Founder and CEO of IQ4 with Alexander Abramov - Past ISACA NY president, will discuss how we can become mentors to college and high school students as they gain practical cybersecurity skills to fill our industry's workforce gap.

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March 2021 Meeting Agenda

NJ Chapter March 2021 Meeting will be held on Thursday 3/25/2021.


Grace Chi – PulseDive, a NJ based Threat Intelligence startup
Chris Dixon – CohnReznick – Manager of Computer Forensics and e-Discovery

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April 2021 Meeting Agenda

NJ Chapter April 2021 Meeting will be held on Thursday 4/29/2021.


Jason Starr and Will Mendez from CyZen - Planning and performing a penetration test
Marene Allison - Chief Information Security Officer at Johnson & Johnson

ISC2 NJ Chapter  

Annual Social Engineering Awareness Conference (SECON) 2021

This conference is going to be great and here's the latest info on it:

Date: Thursday, May 13th
Time: After work – TBD
Location: A very unique and humorous experience - (virtual of course)

Confirmed Speakers:

Jared Maples – Director of NJ Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness

Sajed “Saj” Naseem – CISO of NJ Courts and Adjunct Professor St. Johns University and Rachael Rakoski – Managing Partner at XPAN Law Partners

James McQuiggan - Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, College Professor, (ISC)2 Chapter President (Central Florida)

SECON 2021  

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Positions and opportunities

We have the following volunteer positions and opportunities available:

  • CISSP study program
  • Newsletter contributor – submission date is by February 20th
  • Education committee – hard and soft skills
  • Mentorship program – will be discussed in more detail at February's meeting
  • Speaking opportunities at member meetings
  • Facelift for Facebook

If you're interested in any of these volunteer opportunities, please reach out to Ken Fishkin at president@isc2chapternj.org.

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Member Contributions

Upcoming Presenters

Recordings and Slides From Prior Meeting

Archived Meeting Recordings

Please visit https://www.isc2chapternj.org/ to access previous meeting recordings.

ISC2 NJ Chapter