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News from the ISACA Switzerland Chapter 3 - 2020


Information from the ISACA Switzerland Chapter - Newsletter 3|2020

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After Hours Seminars 2020

Due to the Corona Pandemic and the associated lockdown, there were various shifts and backslidings of our AHS data. The following AHS will take place in the further course of this year.

  • AHS 5|20 on 18 August 2020 in Lucerne as Alumni Event 
  • AHS 6|20 on 6 October 2020 in Berne 
  • AHS 7|20 on 1 December 2020 in Zurich

We plan to hold the events from August 2020 onwards with physical presence, as far as the regulations of the Federal Council allow. We will inform you in good time about the organisation and any further postponements.

Alumni Event

We conduct the August After Hours Seminar as an alumni event with our former board members. On this occasion we will hold the lecture of Prof. Dr. Kathrin Altwegg, which is planned for the association's general meeting, and bid farewell to Daniela Gschwend as long-time president and Umberto Annino as a long-time board member. The event will take place in and around the planetarium of the Verkershaus der Schweiz in Lucerne.

Detailed information can be found under the following link:

We are looking forward to your numerous participation.

After Hours Seminar 7|20 on 1 December 2020

This After Hours Seminar had to be postponed again due to corona. Originally planned for 26 May 2020, we have decided to postpone this AHS, which we will hold as a half-day event, to December 2020.

For this event we will be hosted by IBM Switzerland, Vulkanstrasse 106, 8048 Zurich. We will discuss different aspects of the Blockchain technology.

  • General overview and specifications Public and Private Blockchain 
  • Blockchain Security (Cryptography and Consensus in the Private and Public Blockchain)  
  • Blockchain applications with the focus on private blockchain applications  
  • Block chain audit with focus on the public block chain

Further information and registration will follow after the summer holidays.

IT-GRC Congress of the ISACA Germany Chapter 8 and 9 December 2020 in Heidelberg

The ISACA Germany Chapter invites us once again to participate in this year's 5th IT-GRC Congress. The congress covers the following topics:

  • Cyber Security 
  • IT Security / Management 
  • IT Governance 
  • Compliance in the Financial Sector 
  • Audit & Risk Management 
  • Security and Performance Aspects 

Members of the ISACA Switzerland Chapter can participate at the membership fee of EUR 990 (plus 19% VAT). When registering, select the appropriate option and include the note "Member of the ISACA Switzerland Chapter" in the comments field.

For more information and registration, please visit There is also the possibility to hold a presentation. Papers can also be submitted via until the end of August.

With best regards

ISACA Switzerland Chapter