Alexandria, Va. (March 28, 2022) — (ISC)2, the world's largest nonprofit association of certified cybersecurity professionals, today announced the nomination period for its annual Global Achievement Awards is now open. The (ISC)2 Global Achievement Awards recognize outstanding individual achievements and contributions in the field of cybersecurity and information security.
"Cybersecurity professionals across the world dedicate themselves, day in and day out, to defending their organizations from bad actors," said Clar Rosso, CEO, (ISC)2, "The (ISC)2 Global Achievement Awards gives us an opportunity to recognize those who go above and beyond for their organization and communities, advancing the profession and inspiring others to follow in their footsteps. It is a privilege to honor their tireless efforts and commitment to the profession."
Nominations are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 13, 2022. Honorees will be celebrated during the 2022 (ISC)2 Security Congress October 10-12 in Las Vegas, and virtually. Recipients will each be presented with an award and will receive a complimentary conference pass for themselves and their nominator.
The main award categories are open to members and non-members, with the exception of the Lynn F. McNulty Award, from Asia-Pacific, the Americas and EMEA. Honorees will be recognized in the following categories for their professional excellence.
The (ISC)2 Global Achievement Awards also honor distinguished individuals for their tireless, exemplary and inspiring accomplishments by awarding the following Board Awards.
The program will also recognize outstanding (ISC)2 Chapters worldwide with the (ISC)2 Chapter Recognition Awards. These regional awards are presented to official chapters that demonstrate a well-rounded offering of activities and services designed to benefit their members and affiliates, while making a significant contribution to the profession and their local communities.
The Center for Cyber Safety and Education will present at least two awards this year, including:
For more information on the Global Achievement Awards program, including descriptions of each award category and eligibility details, please visit: https://www.isc2.org/About/Award-Programs.
To nominate an individual, please visit: https://www.abstractscorecard.com/cfp/submit/login.asp?EventKey=RVFTRHMF.
(ISC)2 is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber world. Best known for the acclaimed Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) certification, (ISC)2 offers a portfolio of credentials that are part of a holistic, pragmatic approach to security. Our membership, more than 168,000 strong, is made up of certified cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry. Our vision is supported by our commitment to educate and reach the general public through our charitable foundation – The Center for Cyber Safety and Education™. For more information on (ISC)2, visit www.isc2.org, follow us on Twitter or connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn.