ISACA Announces 2020 Slate of Events for Business Technology Professionals Around the Globe

Schaumburg, Ill. (Feb. 6, 2020) — ISACA, a global association serving business technology professionals in audit, security, cybersecurity, executive, compliance, risk, privacy, control and IT roles, announced its annual event schedule, which includes learning opportunities focused on emerging technologies, innovation, best practices and professional development.


Disruptive technologies, forthcoming ISACA research on global election security, and ISACA enterprise solutions, including the CSX Training Platform and the CMMI Cybermaturity Platform, will be highlighted in conferences in 2020.


The 2020 CACS conferences, set for North America, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Oceania region and Latin America, will offer educational sessions in audit and assurance, big data, risk management, governance and more. The CACS Conferences are the premier events for audit/assurance, COBIT, compliance, risk, security, and strategy/governance professionals. Knowledge, tools and strategies will be shared at all levels of expertise.


Additional conferences offer more focused content for in-depth learning. Capability Counts 2020 will gather global thought leaders from diverse industries to share best practices that advance organizational capabilities and performance. The Governance, Risk, and Control Conference (GRC), co-hosted with the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), offers an immersive event featuring networking, education and professional development specific to internal audit and IT risk professionals.


"ISACA's learning and networking opportunities offer professionals innovative content and interactive experiences to not only enhance their current skills but to also prepare for the future of tech and the challenges that they and their enterprises will face," said Julia Kanouse, senior vice president of membership at ISACA. "Being strategic amidst change and adding value to their roles and organizations is necessary given the fast-paced environments in which we are now working. ISACA's events and programs support the continuous education journeys needed to help both individuals and enterprises realize the positive potential of technology."


All ISACA conferences include options for pre- or post-conference workshops for networking and for in-depth, hands-on training, as well as programs in support of ISACA's SheLeadsTech initiative. ISACA's 2020 conferences and educational events are listed below. For a list of courses and the full schedule, visit


2020 ISACA Events


  • Capability Counts, 21-22 April 2020, Crystal City, Arlington, Virginia, USA,
  • North America CACS, 12-14 May 2020, Baltimore, Maryland, USA,
  • GRC Conference, co-hosted with The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), 17-19 August, 2020, Austin, Texas, USA,
  • Latin CACS, 27-28 August 2020, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, (Check soon for updated information)
  • Oceania CACS, 31 August-1 September 2020, Perth, Western Australia,
  • Asia Pacific CACS, 11-12 September 2020, Chennai, India, (Check soon for updated information)
  • Africa CACS, 5-6 October 2020, Lagos, Nigeria, (Check soon for updated information)
  • EuroCACS/CSX, 28-30 October 2020, Helsinki, Finland,


Training Weeks


ISACA offers a variety of week-long, in-depth courses on topics such as information and network security audit, network security auditing, IT assurance, risk, cloud computing, data analytics and automation, cybersecurity, COBIT 2019, and certification exam prep. For more information, visit Dates and locations in 2020 include:


  • Los Angeles, California, USA—10-13 February 2020
  • Miami, Florida, USA—2-5 March and 4-7 May 2020
  • Atlanta, Georgia, USA—16-19 March 2020
  • St. Louis, Missouri, USA—23-26 March 2020
  • Chicago, Illinois, USA—20-23 April and 3-6 August 2020
  • San Jose, California, USA—18-21 May 2020
  • Denver, Colorado, USA—15-18 June 2020
  • Dallas, Texas, USA—14-17 September 2020
  • Washington, DC, USA—16-19 November 2020
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, USA—30 November-3 December 2020


Virtual Training


In addition to in-person training, ISACA also offers virtual training to prepare professionals for the next steps in their careers. Attendees receive expert-led instruction from a live trainer remotely. For more information, visit Courses available in 2020 include:


  • Cybersecurity Audit Certificate
  • Cybersecurity Fundamentals
  • CISA Exam Prep Course
  • CISM Exam Prep Course
  • CyberVista CISM Exam Prep
  • CRISC Exam Prep Course
  • COBIT 2019 Foundation Course


Online Webinars


ISACA offers free webinars throughout the year. ISACA members may earn free continuing professional education credits (CPE) for attending ISACA webinars. To view upcoming, recent and archived webinars, visit


On-Site Trainings


ISACA's On-Site Training can bring a variety of courses designed for IT assurance, control, security and governance professionals to a convenient location or within an enterprise. For more information, visit


Past Events On-Demand


Stream video of expert-led audit, privacy, cybersecurity, and governance presentations recorded live at ISACA global conferences and events. Viewers can earn CPEs for these sessions; for more information, visit


For additional information on ISACA's global events and education, visit



For more than 50 years, ISACA ( has advanced the best in technology. ISACA equips individuals with knowledge, credentials, education and community to progress their careers and transform their organizations. Through the CSX, COBIT and CMMI solutions, ISACA enables enterprises to train and build quality teams. ISACA is a global professional association and learning organization that leverages the expertise of its 145,000 members who work in information and cyber security, governance, assurance, risk and privacy to drive innovation through technology. It has a presence in 188 countries, including more than 220 chapters worldwide.