2022 FAIR Conference | September 27 & 28

SCALE: Risk Management to the Next Level

FAIRCON22 brings together thought leaders in cyber and operational risk management to explore best FAIR practices that produce greater value and alignment with business goals.

What is the FAIR Institute?

FAIRTM (Factor Analysis of Information Risk)  has emerged as the premier Value at Risk (VaR) model for cybersecurity and operational risk. The FAIRTM Institute is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to advancing the discipline of measuring and managing cyber and operational risk.

It provides information risk, cybersecurity and business executives with the standards and best practices to help organizations measure, manage and report on information risk from the business perspective. The FAIRTM Institute and its community focus on innovation, education and sharing of best practices to advance the FAIRTM model and the cyber and operational risk management professions.

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FAIRCON22 Use Case Presentations Will Show Practical Results of CRQ – Get Your Early Bird Tickets by May 31

The community of FAIR cyber risk quantification (CRQ) experts, practitioners and learners comes together for the 2022 FAIR Conference, September 27 and 28 in Washington, D.C., (take advantage of the early bird pricing expiring May 31 – buy your tickets now).

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Hear Jack Jones on the Future of Cyber Risk Measurement at RSAC22, June 8

Jack Jones, creator of FAIR™ (Factor Analysis of Information Risk) and chief provocateur of the cyber risk quantification movement, speaks at the 2022 RSA Conference, Wednesday, June 8, in a morning seminar on the future of risk measurement.

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