Tuesday, October 3, 2023 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM PDT
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Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento Cal Expo 
1782 Tribute Rd
Sacramento, CA 95815

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ISACA Sacramento 

2023 ISACA Sacramento Conference

Time to Reignite! Please join your local ISACA Sacramento Chapter for our 2023 Conference! This is an all-day event where you will earn CPEs and engage with local leaders and practitioners of IT Governance and Digital Trust!

Not a current ISACA member? No problem! This conference is welcome to all.


Mark Thomas

Mark is an internationally known Governance, Risk and Compliance expert specializing in information assurance, IT strategy and service management. With over 28 years of professional experience Mark has a wide array of industry experience including government, health care, finance and banking, manufacturing, and technology services. He has held roles spanning from CIO to IT consulting and is considered a thought leader in frameworks such as COBIT, NIST, ITIL and multiple ISO standards. Mark routinely speaks at US and international conferences and earned the ISACA John Kuyers award twice for Best Speaker/Conference contributor. Mark also holds the CGEIT, CRISC and CDPSE certifications.

Dr. Baljeet Malhotra

Dr. Baljeet Malhotra is an award-winning researcher and a global tech leader known for his work in Open Source and API Risk Management. He founded TeejLab in 2019 and steered the team to build API Discovery and Security™, world's first end-to-end API Risk Management platform. Prior to TeejLab, he established the R&D unit of Black Duck Software in 2016 (acquired by Synopsys for $565 million). He also served as Research Director at SAP and Senior Software Engineer at MahindraTech.  

He received a PhD in Computing Science from the University of Alberta and won several awards including NSERC (Canada) scholar and Global Young Scientist (Singapore). He concurrently holds Adjunct Professor positions at the University of British Columbia, University of Victoria and University of Northern BC. He has given numerous ISACA, ISSA, IIA, ISC2, OWASP talks globally, and published several papers and patents at international venues.


8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Opening Remarks
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Using ISACA's Digital Trust Ecosystem Framework (Mark Thomas)
10:30 AM - 10:40 AM Break
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM COBIT deep dive, creating a tailored IT governance system (Mark Thomas)
11:40 AM - 1:40 PM Networking Lunch
1:40 PM - 2:30 PM Evolving World of Data Science and AI (Dr. Baljeet Malhotra)
2:30 PM - 2:40 PM Break
2:40 PM - 3:30 PM AI Compliance and Regulatory Risks (Dr. Baljeet Malhotra)
3:30 PM - 3:40 PM Break
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM AI Risk Management Framework (Dr. Malhotra)



$149 - Includes Breakfast and Networking Lunch with Hosted Bar!






Staying at the hotel? Book your discounted rate at the Marriott using the following link.