ISSA March Meeting

The next chapter meeting will be on Tuesday March  7th. Registration is at 10:30 am and the meeting starts at 11:00 am and lunch will be at noon.

Dave Ries, Of Counsel with Clark Hill PLC, will present our annual Information Security Law Update that will review current developments in laws, regulations, court cases, and enforcement actions. It will cover current topics like the developments under the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, FTC v. Wyndham, In re: LabMD, recent data breach liability cases and settlements, including Dittman v. UPMC and more.

The first session will be the presentation format that we have used in past years. We’ll take a break around noon to grab some lunch and then continue with discussion and questions and answers to follow up on the presentation.

After the presentation we will have the drawing for $50 AMEX gift card and lunch. The winner must be present to claim the prize or we will redraw.

There will be 2 CPE given to attendees of the lunch meetings.

Meeting location: The Gulf Tower; Gulf Theater. 707 Grant Street on the 3rd floor.

Cost: $10 for members of AITP, ARMA, InfraGard, ISACA, ISC2, ISSA, OWASP, Steel City InfoSec and TRCPA with advance registration
$15 for non-members with advance registration
$5 for students with advance registration

To register in advance for this meeting contact Mike Sotace at or phone (412) 995-7342.

Deadline for advance registration is Friday March 3rd, there is an extra $5.00 charge for registration after this date.

Past Presentations

The presentation of Thomas Pace, of Cylance, and Will Morton, of Gemalto, have been uploaded on the Archive page


There are some new positions posted on our Careers page

Mike Sotace, CBCP, CISSP
Security Analyst III
Education Management Corp.
1500 Penn  Ave.
Pittsburgh Pa. 15222

(412) 518-4004