SECURE MIAMI: South Florida's Premier Cybersecurity Conference


Secure Miami has rapidly become South Florida's can't-miss Cybersecurity event of the year - drawing over 350 IT security executives and professionals. 

On behalf of the conference organizers, DigitalEra Group and Florida International University, thank everyone who joined us at our Eighth Edition on May 2nd, 2024. 

At Secure Miami 2024 we explored cutting-edge strategies, disruptive technologies, and collaborative approaches that accelerate the future of cybersecurity. We hope you were able to fast-track your understanding, network with industry leaders, and contribute to shaping the accelerated future of cybersecurity.

We look forward to seeing you again next year for a day of insights, collaboration, and actionable takeaways.  Save the date for Thrusday, May 1st 2025!

Keynote Spotlight!

Higgins Headshot smallerMatt Higgins
Cofounder and CEO of RSE Ventures, Guest Shark on Shark Tank, Bestselling Author, ‘Burn the Boats’

With an extensive career in investing, operating, and overseeing a multi-billion dollar portfolio of some of America’s most beloved brands, Matt Higgins will detail the dramatic “Burn the Boats” move that shaped his career - and life. 
From growing up in abject poverty, to overseeing the rebuild of the Freedom Tower after 9/11, to becoming a Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank, and most recently launching a cutting-edge cybersecurity company built to protect the blockchain, Higgins will share the actionable tactics from his life that will help level up your career.

Plus, each attendee will receive a complimentary copy of Matt Higgins' bestselling book, with an exclusive book signing session during the event.


Matt Higgins
Cofounder and CEO of RSE Ventures, Guest Shark on Shark Tank, Bestselling Author, ‘Burn the Boats’

Matt Higgins, CEO of RSE Ventures and host of CNBC's "Business Hunters," is a serial entrepreneur and growth equity investor. His book, "Burn The Boats," delves into his journey empowering founders. From managing post-9/11 media responses to spearheading the World Trade Center site's reconstruction, his impact spans public service and private enterprise. As a recurring Shark Tank guest and Ellis Island Medal of Honor recipient, Matt is dedicated to driving positive change.

Hiep Dang
Vice President of Strategic Technical Alliances at HiddenLayer

Hiep Dang, VP of Strategic Tech Alliances at HiddenLayer, bridges innovative companies to protect AI from cyber threats. With 20+ years in cybersecurity, he's launched products for Qualys, Cylance, McAfee, and Aluria. By day, he crafts security solutions; by night, he teaches Kung Fu, driven by a passion for safety.

Sam Kassoumeh
Co-Founder of SecurityScorecard

Sam Kassoumeh is co-founder and chief operating officer and is responsible for driving the company’s product portfolio. With extensive experience as both a cybersecurity practitioner and leader, Kassoumeh’s experience has been pivotal in the growth and development of the company as well as establishing the ecosystem risk management space. 

Matt Radolec
Vice President of Incident Response & Cloud Operations at Varonis

Matt Radolec leads a global team of security and cloud experts. His teams help organizations adopt a data-centric approach by securing data from the inside out. Radolec has more than a decade of hands-on cybersecurity experience. Before joining Varonis, he worked as the Cyber Threat Program Manager at WilmerHale and as the Cybersecurity Technical Lead at SRA International.

CPE Credits / earn by attending

Earn CPE Credits and meet with local chapters of security associations!

Secure Miami is approved and endorsed by South Florida ISSA and a certificate of Continuing Professional Education Credits (CPEs) will be granted for attending Secure Miami Conference.

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TESTIMONIAL / Secure Miami Conference 2023 Testimonial from a Cybersecurity Student

Watch Tyler Salzberg, a cybersecurity student, share his experience at Secure Miami. He reflects on the invaluable industry insights, networking opportunities, and exposure to emerging companies that the conference provided. Discover how Secure Miami supports and empowers the next generation of cybersecurity professionals.

EVENT FAQS / find your answers

Secure Miami will take place at FIU’s Modesto Maidique Campus (MMC), Graham Center, on Thursday, May 2nd, 2024 from 9am – 5:30pm. 

The conference will also be fully live-streamed for those who prefer to attend virtually.

Registration for Secure Miami will open soon, stay tuned. 

In order to maintain the integrity of the conference’s purpose, which is to provide a platform for IT Security professionals and Business Executives to connect, share knowledge and insights, and discuss emerging trends and challenges in the industry and within their organizations, we have reserved our limited complimentary admission to the In-Person Conference, exclusively for professionals actively working in IT Security and business related roles in non-vendor Companies…Corporations, SMEs and Governments. 

Secure Miami will grant Complimentary In-person Admission for IT Security professionals and business executives that includes ‘All-In’ access to Panels, Discussions, Lunch & the closing Cocktail Reception.

Any sales or marketing professionals and/or representatives from the vendor community who wish to attend may do so via our virtual registration (complimentary) or will be required to pay a registration fee of US$ 250 p/p to attend In-Person.  

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To make your journey to Secure Miami 2024 easier and more convenient, we're excited to offer a special discount for attendees traveling from Orlando via Brightline. Here's what you need to know:

  • Promo Code: SECUREMIAMI15
  • Booking Start Date: April 1st, 2024
  • Booking End Date: May 3rd, 2024
  • Travel Start Date: April 30th, 2024
  • Travel End Date: May 3rd, 2024
  • Discount: 15%
  • Class of Service: SMART Business Class

How to Use the Promo Code:

  1. Visit the Brightline website at Brightline's booking page.
  2. Choose your travel dates within the eligible booking and travel dates.
  3. Select the SMART Business Class service for your trip.
  4. During the checkout process, enter the promo code SECUREMIAMI15 to receive your discount.

This special offer is available for a limited time, so be sure to book your travel early to secure your discounted rate. We look forward to welcoming you to Secure Miami 2024!

For any additional questions or assistance, please don't hesitate to reach out to us.


Florida International University
Modesto Maidique Campus (MMC)
11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199, United States