Pittsburgh Chapter

The Pittsburgh Chapter of ISSA also encourages your active particpation in other local User Groups.

Organizations & Resources

Association of Information Technology Professionals AITP offers direct contact with other professionals in the field through regular meetings on a local level. Sharing in the benefits of new ideas and experiences that can be acquired in no other way. AITP means belonging to a group of like-minded individuals joined together for the purpose of advancing their knowledge and skills, their careers and their profession.
Information Systems Security Association(ISSA) The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members.
Information System Security Association (Central Ohio) This Ohio chapter of ISSA is based in Dublin Ohio. Our goal is to ensure that you are provided with a valuable resource to enhance your knowledge and experience as a network security professional!
ISC2 Pittsburgh Chapter Our mission is to advance information security in the Pittsburgh Community by providing our members and other security professionals with the opportunity to share knowledge, grow professionally, educate others, and collaborate on projects.
Pittsburgh OWASP OWASP is a new kind of organization. Our freedom from commercial pressures allows us to provide unbiased, practical, cost-effective information about application security. OWASP is not affiliated with any technology company, although we support the informed use of commercial security technology. Similar to many open-source software projects, OWASP produces many types of materials in a collaborative, open way. The OWASP Foundation is a not-for-profit entity that ensures the project's long-term success.
Pennsylvania Alliance For Security and Preparedness The Pennsylvania Alliance for Security & Preparedness (PAASP), formerly called the PA Business & Homeland Security Industry Partnership (PABHSIP), is a state-wide industry partnership funded by the PA Department of Labor & Industry that is a resource and forum for employers and employees.
Pittsburgh Infragard Member Alliance is an information sharing and analysis effort which combines the knowledge base and interests of a wide range of members. Participants are committed to the proposition that a robust exchange of information regarding threats and attacks, on critical regional and national infrastructures, is an important element to successful infrastructure protection.
Steel City Information Security Our goal is to help IT Security professionals to grow in their career, build the Pittsburgh-based community of security and forensics professionals, and help each other to develop our expertise so that we can collaboratively become a leading location in the white hat community.
Three Rivers Contingency Planning Association (TRCPA) The primary purpose of TRCPA is to promote education and the exchange of information among its members, so that they can develop and improve their skills in the fields of contingency planning, business continuity, and disaster recovery. TRCPA is a non-profit organization; its members or officers obtain no financial benefits.