You Make It Happen With AITP!
AITP is it’s members. Here in San Diego we have no paid staff - our Chapter volunteers make everything possible! From leadership to marketing, web services and communication, serving in these positions is a great way to be part of the IT community, participate in chapter events, build your resume and build new skills.
Volunteering our time and talent is one way we live the our Core Values of Respect and Service:
“We build an inclusive environment through mentoring, delivering on commitments, working together with trust, and enjoying the camaraderie of each other.”
“We keep current in technology, business, and academia. We contribute to the Association, IT profession, and society utilizing leadership, appropriate solutions, and sound processes.”
AITP needs your energy and ideas to help us grow and find new and better ways to serve our membership! Here are just a few of the current openings.
Marketing Committee - Have a gift for attracting attention?
Partners & Affiliates Committee – Are you talented in making connections? We are looking to expand our links with related professional associations.
Sponsor Committee - Develop relationships with vendors to provide enhanced benefits to our membership.
General IT Help – Work on our website or provide various types of IT support. This position is great for students who want hands on experience on their resume.
Communications & Social Media – Members who enjoy writing and keeping our members informed as to what is going on in both the chapter and the industry. Contribute to our blog, LinkedIn group, and more.
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AITP Announces Security Training Partnership with SANS
The Association of Information Technology Professionals Board of Directors is pleased to announce that AITP has entered into a partnership to offer two different discount-priced security training programs in cooperation with the SANS Institute http://www.sans.org, the "most trusted name in information and software security training.”
These valuable benefits are offered to all AITP professional members who are employed in private businesses and organizations, and those employed by the United States' federal government.
In addition, for AITP professional and student members, associated separate SANS discount-priced programs are available for those employed or allied with K-12, college and university educational institutions, and with state, county, municipal and other local government agencies.
10% Discount for AITP Members on ALL SANS Core Training
The Association has negotiated for ALL AITP members a 10% discount on all SANS core training, both for online courses, and for live classroom, in-person training. This includes training on everything from security essentials to hacker techniques, exploits, incident handling, network penetration testing, ethical hacking, computer forensic investigations, web app penetration testing, and intrusion detection, and are all covered in depth. There are many other courses offered, both at training courses held at venues around the world, and online. For examples of available training, visit http://www.sans.org/event/sansfire-2013 for a list of the courses.
Large Discount on SANS "Securing the Human" Training
Companies who have AITP members can register, for a single flat highly discounted fee, up to 700 employees in the SANS "Securing the Human” program, which was produced to help organizations build and deploy an effective security awareness program.
See http://www.securingthehuman.org/media/programs/SANS-STH-Brochure.pdf for a detailed explanation of this program, as well as the video at: http://www.sans.org/course/securing-human-building-deploying-effective-security-awareness-program.
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SDCCC 2013 - Save the Date!
The conference was held on October 3rd 2013.
Visit the cloud2013.aitpsd.org site for details!
- 2 years: $178 - savings of $32
- 3 years: $252 - savings of $63
- 5 years: $367 - savings of $158