Events

Events Calendar

Check out the Safe Computing Events Calendar for IT security and privacy events at U-M and elsewhere—and add a few to your own calendar!

SUMIT 2018

The Security at University of Michigan IT (SUMIT) conference is a free annual symposium held every October to raise awareness and educate the community about important cyber security and privacy issues. See SUMIT 2018 to register and find out more about this year's conference. Information about past SUMIT conferences, including recordings of previous presentations, are available at the SUMIT archive page.

Dissonance Event Series

Conversations at the confluence of technology, policy, privacy, security, and law

The Dissonance Event Series explores the confluence of technology, policy, privacy, security, and law from a global and national perspective. It seeks to increase universitywide, multidisciplinary discourse, and support university initiatives, including those related to data science. Recordings of all past Dissonance events are available.

Next Event: Postponed - A Round Table Discussion with Debbie Dingell on Information Privacy and Security

Please note this event has been postponed. U-M School of Information (UMSI) hosts a round-table discussion about information privacy and security with Debbie Dingell, Representative, MI-12; Claire Garland, Privacy and Public Policy Manager, Facebook; Florian Schaub, Assistant Professor, UMSI; and a representative from the Consumers Union. This event is open to the public.

Annual Events

Cyber Security Awareness Month (October)

IA marks National Cyber Security Awareness Month with special events, featured information about IT security, and more. See Cyber Security Awareness Month 2018 for information about next month's event.

Data Privacy Day (January)

Information Assurance (IA) marks Data Privacy Day each year with special events, featured privacy information, and more.