Information Security Forum

Information Security Forum For Texas Government Logo


April 23-24th, 2019

Austin, Texas

Palmer Events Center

900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704


The 19th annual Information Security Forum will be held on April 23-24, 2019 at the Palmer Events Center in Austin, Texas and is hosted by the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) and managed by the Office of the Chief Information Security Officer (OCISO).  

​The Information Security Forum is an educational conference bringing together security and IT professionals from public sector organizations across the state of Texas.

This premier conference focuses on security trends and upcoming technologies. Don't miss this great opportunity to network and promote your products and services to security leaders and personnel. We estimate an attendance of approximately 500 people including up to 400 security and IT professionals.  


2019 Information Security Forum Agenda (.pdf)


Attendee registration for the 2019 ISF is now open!  Attendance is free for all state and local Texas government employees. We are excited to add a couple new offerings to the ISF this year, including 20-minute vendor demos and a cybersecurity escape room!

We do ask that if you register and are unable to attend, please cancel your reservation. We usually hit capacity and have a waitlist for attendees, and want to ensure that we can accommodate as many people as possible.

Click Here to Register


Companies interested in exhibiting may choose from one of the following exhibitor packages available. Space is limited and available on a first registered basis.  For more information, please see below or visit the vendor registration page.
PLATINUM Exhibitor SOLD OUT ($4,000 Early Bird Price)
Early bird price available through April 9.
GOLD Exhibitor ($2,000 Early Bird Price) LIMITED QUANTITY LEFT
Early bird price available through April 9.
Registrations received after April 9, price increases to $2,500
SILVER Exhibitor SOLD OUT ($750 Early Bird Price)
Early bird price available through April 9.
Registrations received after April 9, price increases to $1,000
Meal/Break Sponsors
In addition, we also offer specific sponsorship opportunities, listed below.
  • Breakfast Sponsor ($2000) - Limited to 2 per breakfast
  • AM/PM Break Sponsor ($2000) - Limited to 2 per break (four breaks available)
  • Lunch Sponsor ($3000) - Limited to 3
 More information and details about exhibit and sponsorship opportunities can be found on the
2019 ISF Exhibitor Flyer (.pdf).

Exhibitor Registration Now Open

Additional Staff

Exhibitors may purchase additional staff registrations for an exhibit booth for a charge of $125 per person. A maximum of 2 additional staff per exhibit booth may attend in addition to what is included with each booth package.


Call for Presentations is now closed.


DIR customers who are eligible to purchase from the Cooperative Contracts are eligible to attend the ISF. The list of eligible attendees can be found here.