The 23rd Annual Information Security Forum will be held on May 16-17, 2022 at the Palmer Events Center in Austin, Texas and is hosted by the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) 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 with other government employees and cybersecurity exhibitors.



This year's agenda features:
  • Five tracks of quality break-out sessions 
  • Several quality keynote speakers
  • Vendor product demonstrations.
Please click on the Agenda page for a listing of educational sessions as well as the full schedule.
Beverages, snacks, continental breakfast and lunch will be provided on both days.


Vendors will be offering short product demonstrations in the Expo on Monday and Tuesday.  Get valuable information on a variety of useful cybersecurity products and services.
Attendance will be first come first seated during the conference (advance registration is not available).  A list of available product demos will be provided to all attendees closer to the conference.


Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704
A parking voucher will be provided to government attendees the week before the event.



CLICK HERE to view the list of exhibitors.
Click here to view the floor plan.


This free event is open to government employees (state and local) and employees of K-12 & higher education institutions. Pre-registration is required.  

Because space is limited, it may be necessary to limit the number of attendees from a specific organization so that the maximum number of organizations can participate. This will be determined by the number of registrations we receive.


Lunch will be provided Monday and Tuesday.  We have selected two food trucks to cater ISF that will also be providing vegetarian options. The food trucks are Bohemian BBQ and TBA.
On your registration, you are asked to select which menu you want to confirm each day.  This will guarantee that you get your preference. If you have any dietary restrictions please ensure you review the available options (vegetarian, gluten free, etc.). 

Steak Taco (2)

Steak Rice Bowl

Korean Chicken Rice Bowl

Tofu Taco (2)


Stuffed Pulled Pork Sandwich

Sweet & Tangy Pulled Pork Sliders (2)

Smoked Chicken Plate with Mac & Cheese

Black Bean Chipotle Burger (Vegan)