Strategies for Streamlining Security Assessments Using the HECVAT (separate registration is required)

Monday, May 13 | 8:30AM–4:30PM CT | Vevey 1-2, Second Floor Event Centre
Session Type: Additional Fee Program
Delivery Format: Preconference Workshop
Cloud vendor security assessments continue to be a hot topic for information security, and the winds of change are only driving us to move faster than ever before. How are campuses managing the risk posed by these services? This workshop will focus on how information security teams can work with campus stakeholders to manage and assess the risks surrounding the use of cloud services.

Outcomes: Explore best practices for managing vendor risk * Learn what the HECVAT is and how it can save time in assessing the security of cloud services * Discover how institutions are using the HECVAT to improve their vendor assessments and procurement processes


  • Jon Allen

    Associate Vice President CIO & CISO, Baylor University
  • Josh Callahan

    Chief Information Security Officer, California State University, Office of the Chancellor
  • Susan Coleman Snyder

    Assessment Program Manager, Arizona State University
  • Charlie Escue

    Information Security Manager, Indiana University
  • Nick Lewis

    Program Manager, Security and Identity, Internet2

Resources & Downloads

  • Workshop presentation slides

    Updated on 11/26/2019