Events

Upcoming Events

October 31, 2019

DISA/Joint Service Provider (JSP) Cybersecurity Stand-Down

Tabletop expo at the DoD Mark Center on Main Street – just outside the cafeteria – from 9AM to 1PM. Stop by to chat with our representatives and find out how August Schell can aid your organizational missions.

October 30, 2019

Library of Congress Cyber Expo

Tabletop expo in the Mumford Room on the 6th Floor of the Madison Building (LM) Building from 10AM to 2PM. Stop by to chat with our representatives and find out how August Schell can aid your organizational missions.

October 29, 2019

Webinar: SOAR with Splunk Phantom

Investing in a Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR) platform is a strategic decision. Taking into consideration the complexity of today’s various threat vectors and stakeholders, how are you protecting your organization’s data? Learn more about Splunk Phantom on our upcoming webinar, and find out why it’s a solid choice for your organization!

Past Events

October 21, 2019 - October 24, 2019

Conference: Splunk .conf2019

Splunk .conf is the premier education and thought leadership event for thousands of IT, security and business professionals looking to turn their data into action. Join us for four days of innovation, featuring today’s thought leaders, Splunk’s top partners, 300+ education sessions and numerous opportunities to learn new skills.

October 17, 2019

U.S. Department of Commerce Cybersecurity Awareness Symposium

Tabletop expo in the main lobby of the Herbert C. Hoover Building from 10AM to 2PM. Stop by to chat with our representatives and find out how August Schell can aid your organizational missions.

October 9, 2019 - October 10, 2019

Sponsorship: Fire Eye Cyber Defense Summit 2019

Cyber Defense Summit brings together many of the world’s leading security experts, frontline heroes, government leaders, and executives from various industries to address the challenges of today’s threat landscape.

October 9, 2019

Sponsorship: SafeNet AT Cipher Summit 2019

Hear from peers, industry pundits, and technology experts about the current federal cybersecurity landscape and learn about the solutions needed to help solve the most pressing security issues. Make sure to stop by August Schell’s table to speak to our technical team members while you’re there!

September 12, 2019

Live Tech Talk: Streamline and Simplify Enterprise Security and Management with F5

Join F5 Networks for a TechTalk where we will discuss F5 Privileged User Authentication (PUA) and Application Centric Management with BIG-IQ 6.0. The latest release of BIG-IQ enables you to manage and troubleshoot your applications and the F5 services like PUA supporting them in exciting new ways. Application teams can, for the first time, see and manage network and security services for their own applications.

September 10, 2019

Webinar: SOAR with Splunk Phantom

Join us to learn how Splunk Phantom can secure your organization more effectively.  Enable your team to orchestrate predetermined security protocols using Playbooks; monitor current incident status in real-time using Phantom Mission Control; collaborate, respond, and manage breaches across multiple teams with ease; and seamlessly integrate third-party solutions you might already have through www.splunkbase.com.

August 29, 2019

NIH Tech Day

Swing by our table to meet the August Schell team providing support to the US Department of Health and Human Services in Building 10 (Clinical Center). The expo hosted by The Federal Business Council will be located on the 1st Floor FAES Terrace, around the corner from the Masur Auditorium (adjacent to the Book Store).

August 20, 2019

August Schell Reception: TechNet Augusta 2019

Please join August Schell account managers, engineers, thought leaders, and fellow industry experts for drinks and appetizers. Take advantage of the opportunity to network with other conference attendees and recap AFCEA TechNet Augusta Day 2’s breakout topics. We look forward to seeing you!

July 25, 2019

Webinar: Using Thales eSecurity with Splunk For Management, Security, and Compliance

Join Thales eSecurity, the industry leader in access control encryption and key management solutions, and Splunk, the industry leader in machine data analytics as we take a deeper dive into how your organization can centralize and simplify encryption key management, and reduce complexity and downtime.  Additionally, find out how this integration and different avenues for implementation can help your organization achieve NIST FIPS 140-2 certification – Level 1 Certified, Level 2 Certified, and Level 3 Certified depending on configuration. Tune in, ask questions, and spread the knowledge!

July 17, 2019

Webinar: Protect your Organization from Phishing with Splunk

Though technology seems to keep up with the complexity of constantly-changing cyber attacks, data breaches continue to occur. How can organizations protect themselves from these attacks when everyone is a target? Join our webinar to find out how August Schell can answer that question with Splunk. You’ll receive a brief overview of Splunk, an introduction to SplunkBase and third-party integrations, a live demo of Splunk in action, a quick overview of Splunk’s new SOAR tool, and the opportunity to ask a Splunk Certified Engineer any questions that arise during the presentation.

July 11, 2019

Virtual Tech Talk: Splunk Use Cases for Higher Ed

Join us as we demonstrate how Splunk is helping higher education institutions gain better visibility into their IT infrastructure, catch incidents as they happen and even predict/prevent incidents for both Security and IT Operations. Increased network performance, real time insights into threats and data breaches and increased uptime are just a few ways Splunk is being used on campuses nationwide!

June 19, 2019

Webinar: Splunk for HHS | App Management

As application architectures continue to evolve, new challenges and opportunities are created. With Splunk software, you can monitor and troubleshoot new architectures with confidence — whether that includes microservices, PaaS services, containers or mobile apps.

Join our webcast to learn how your organization can improve application performance by identifying issues affecting uptime, reduce mean-time-to-resolution and maintain SLAs, gain insight on application usage including performance and user behavior, and enable better DevOps with reduced time-to-market and improved agility.

June 13, 2019

Webinar: Splunk for FSIs | Simplifying IT Ops

The Splunk App for Infrastructure provides insight into the performance of Linux servers, Microsoft Windows servers, Amazon EC2, ELB and EBS instances, Kubernetes clusters, and Docker containers. It utilizes metrics for performance monitoring, and log data for deep understanding and troubleshooting of your server infrastructure. Register now to find out your customer can benefit from Splunk’s capabilities.

June 4, 2019

Leidos Supplier Symposium

Leidos will host its third annual Supplier Innovation & Technology Symposium on June 4th 2019 at the Westfields Marriott Chantilly, VA . This will be a collaborative day filled with keynote speeches from senior industry executives, government leaders, technology demonstrations, round table discussions, and town hall events. Stop by August Schell and Splunk’s booth to get more info!

May 14, 2019 - May 16, 2019

AFCEA TechNet Cyber 2019

TechNet Cyber 2019, formerly the Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium, will be the staging area for military, industry and academia to discuss and plan how to achieve persistent engagement, persistent presence and persistent innovation. It is the opportunity to devise a new strategy to build resilience and defend networks.

May 7, 2019

Reception following Splunk GovSummit 2019

Please join August Schell account managers, engineers, thought leaders, and fellow Splunkers for a post-conference reception at Lauriol Plaza! Discuss what you learned, exchange ideas, and enjoy appetizers and a beverage (or two) al fresco.

May 7, 2019

Splunk GovSummit 2019

Government leaders seeking to deliver on their agencies’ promises are constantly facing challenges — including lack of resources and budgets. But it’s become clear that turning to data-driven strategies can overcome these obstacles. Be it cybersecurity, IT modernization or citizen experience, analytics-driven approaches are working. How did these leaders tame their ever-increasing, diverse and seemingly unmanageable trove of data to achieve successful outcomes? Come learn their secrets at the only event of its kind in Washington, D.C.!

April 26, 2019

Webinar: Splunk for HHS | Enterprise Security

Splunk Enterprise Security (Splunk ES) is a premium security solution that allows your organization’s security team to quickly detect anomalous activity, respond to attacks (both internal and external attacks), minimize risk through simplification of threat management, and gain visibility and security intelligence throughout the entire organization.

Join our webcast to learn how your organization or your security team can continuously monitor security posture, prioritize and act on incidents, rapidly investigate threats, handle multi-step investigations, and more!

April 23, 2019

Reception following GDIT Emerge 2019

Please join August Schell, Splunk, and CloudBolt Software at our General Dynamics Emerge 2019 networking event from 5:30PM to 8:00PM for drinks and appetizers after the conference concludes.

April 11, 2019

Webinar: Splunk for General Dynamics

Splunk solutions make it easy to gain end-to-end visibility across your AWS and hybrid environment. Deploy as software (Splunk Enterprise) or as a cloud service (Splunk Cloud) to gain a complete view of your cloud, applications, and services. Leverage the free Splunk App for AWS to gain critical security, operational and cost optimization insights into your AWS deployment. Learn how General Dynamics and its stakeholders can benefit from Splunk’s unique functionality by joining this webcast. Don’t miss out!

April 2, 2019 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Webinar: Splunk for FSIs | Compliance

During this webinar, we will demo the new Spunk Compliance Analytics app, an app that was designed to provide a consolidated set of vendor agnostic analytics and visualizations based on the security controls specified in NIST SP 800-53r5 and NIST SP 800-171r1. This workshop will be led by Alex Maier, Certified Splunk Engineer.

March 19, 2019 - March 21, 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm

F5 Government Technology Symposium

Attend F5 Federal’s Symposium to learn both about the risks of operating ‘as is’ and how to protect your agency leveraging F5 infrastructure. Agenda will include thought leadership on why you need to develop an Enterprise Application Policy, as well as practical F5 certification training, which will address the latest security risks as you bring development, operations, and security groups under one vision to reduce complexity and increase speed.

March 20, 2019 from 10:00am to 2:00pm

Workshop: Realizing and Securing the New Digital Workspace

Join August Schell, VMware, and Carahsoft to discuss how to simply and securely deliver and manage any application on any device, from any location, including on-premise, public cloud, or hybrid cloud. VMware will show you how to provide security across your evolving digital workspace with capabilities that protect, detect, and remediate against modern-day threats, while meeting the stringent certification and accreditation requirements of the DoD. See how you can integrate identity based access control, application, and multi-platform endpoint management using a single platform, VMware’s Workspace ONE.

POSTPONED - Date and Time To Be Announced

Webinar: MongoDB | DISA STIG

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Please check back in to find an updated date and time for the broadcast.


Organizations of all sizes are adopting MongoDB because it enables them to build applications faster, handle highly diverse data types, and manage applications more efficiently at scale. Register now to learn why organizations like the US Army, US Air Force, Veterans Affairs (VA), Defense Health Agency (DHA), Epic Games/Fortnite, Coinbase, Cisco and thousands of other companies and agencies are selecting MongoDB over traditional relational database technologies.

March 6, 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm (Pacific)

August Schell Reception at RSAC2019

Please join us for our RSA Conference 2019 networking event at Eddie Rickenbacker’s from 5PM to 8PM for drinks and appetizers after RSA Conference Day 3 concludes.

March 5, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Webinar: Splunk for HHS | Compliance

Are you ready for an audit? Ease your way through compliance initiatives with Splunk. Join us for a walk-through on how to leverage this powerful Big Data solution for real-time reporting and alerting based on machine data aggregation from any source, no matter where it lies within your organization. This webinar will be led by Alex Maier, Certified Splunk Engineer.

February 25, 2019 to February 28, 2019

Splunk Sales Kick Off 2019

August Schell is joining Splunk for their annual Sales Kick Off. Cheers to another fruitful fiscal year!

February 21, 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Cocktails with the Colonel: IT Rocks

Join August Schell as they host ‘Cocktails with the Colonel’ at Jailbreak Brewery in North Laurel, MD. Catch with with colleagues and chat about the hottest tech trends in the industry.

February 14, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Webinar: Checkmarx – Is your AppSec a Dino?

Join us on Thursday, February 14th to learn from industry expert Matt Rose about how Commercial companies and Government Agencies are transitioning to DevSecOps and truly baking security in from the beginning; yielding less “scrap and rework”, and delivering more robust, and secure applications for their users.

February 13, 2019 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm (Pacific)

August Schell Reception at AFCEA West 2019

Please join us for our AFCEA West 2019 networking event at Bub’s at the Ballpark, San Diego from 7PM to 10PM for drinks and appetizers after conference Day 1 concludes.

February 5, 2019 from 10:00am to 1:00pm

VMware vSAN + HCI Training: 2 of 2

Machine-generated data is one of the fastest growing and complex areas of big data. It’s also one of the most valuable, containing a definitive record of all user transactions, customer behavior, machine behavior, security threats, fraudulent activity and more. How do our customers allocate budget to support a growing Splunk deployment and address the need for underlying infrastructure?

February 4, 2019 to February 7, 2019

Rocky Mountain Cyberspace Symposium 2019

This year’s theme is: “Machine Learning and AI:  Applications in Goverment and Industry.” Industry and DoD experts will convene to discuss the foundational technologies of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and how these technologies compliment and bolster the Internet of Things, Big Data, and Cybersecurity.  Additionally, we’ll focus on how to apply these technologies to gain the advantage in Cyberspace Operations today and in the future.

January 31, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Webinar: Splunk for Raytheon

Register now for the Splunk Webinar for Raytheon to learn: how you can create validate, manage, and operationalize machine learning models through a guided user interface; about extending Splunk platform functions to build custom analytics for any use case; and how to use the MLTK to access more than 300 algorithms. This webinar will be led by Splunk Certified Architect, Alex Maier.

January 30, 2019 from 10:00am to 1:30pm

VMware vSAN + HCI Training: 1 of 2

Machine-generated data is one of the fastest growing and complex areas of big data. It’s also one of the most valuable, containing a definitive record of all user transactions, customer behavior, machine behavior, security threats, fraudulent activity and more. How do our customers allocate budget to support a growing Splunk deployment and address the need for underlying infrastructure?

January 29, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Webinar: Splunk for Northrop Grumman Corporation

Register now for the Splunk App for Windows Infrastructure Webinar to learn about:
identifying infrastructure problems, such as non-running services and load issues; monitoring the performance of all servers throughout your Windows environment; monitoring security events, such as virus outbreaks and anomalous logons; tracking administrative changes to the environment; and planning for capacity expansion. This webinar will be led by Splunk Certified Architect, Alex Maier.

January 14, 2019 to January 17, 2019

FireEye: Momentum 2019

In addition to compelling keynotes from the FireEye leadership team, August Schell will also be able to choose between two different product training breakout tracks: one is designed for sales professionals and the other for systems engineers. All meetings and activities are hosted at the Waldorf Astoria Boca Raton Resort and Club.

December 19, 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Checkmarx Holiday Appreciation Reception

August Schell is joining Checkmarx for some Holiday Cheer. Let’s celebrate our 2018 successes as we look forward to 2019!

December 11, 2018 from 4:00pm to 6:30pm

FireEye: Holiday Tech Talk

August Schell will join FireEye at Stone Tower Winery to celebrate the Holiday season! Paul Nguyen, FireEye’s VP of Product Strategy and Management, will be providing a short overview on FireEye’s 2019 go-to-market strategy and product roadmap, followed by drinks and networking.

December 4, 2018 from 7:00am to 5:00pm

17th Annual USAF IT Day with TrendMicro

AFCEA NOVA, in partnership with AFA Gabriel Chapter, is proud to host our 17th Annual Air Force IT Day. Our theme, Agile and Connected Multi-Domain Capability to the Warfighter, encompasses the SECAF and CSAF vision for multi-domain operations and the resulting demand for Air Force IT and Cyber. Join us as senior Air Force and Joint speakers discuss their challenges, programs, and acquisition strategies across IT and Cyber to meet this vision.

November 15, 2018 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm

Gov IT Sales Summit

Success in business is all about making the right connections, with the right people. The Government IT Sales Summit focuses on just that. The Summit brings together nearly 1,000 solution providers, systems integrators and IT manufacturers looking to expand their reach and grow their bottom line.

November 7, 2018 from 10:00am to 2:00pm

Naval Research Laboratory Tech Day: Splunk 101

Join us for a half-day, interactive demonstration and discussion to learn more about Splunk and how this solution can help the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory with basic search functions, dashboarding, creating customized dashboards, creation of fields, creation of aliases, creation of extractions, and additional search commands. This workshop will be led by Alex Maier, Certified Splunk Engineer.

October 26, 2018 from 8:00am to 12:00pm

DISA Tech Day: FireEye

Join August Schell and FireEye to find out how you can address agency missions and strategic goals through intelligent threat management, a focus on advanced cyber threat protection, and proactive managed defense solutions. This interactive workshop will be led by: Kevin Hayes, FireEye strategic account manager for the Intelligence Community and special programs; Jim Coyle, FireEye senior systems engineer; and Andrew del Rosario, Mandiant security consultant.

October 15, 2018 from 11:30am to 1:30pm

SIEMply Stop Attackers in Their Tracks:

Join us for a discussion and demo to learn how combining Splunk and Palo Alto is a solution for advanced threat protection, security information and event management!

August 28, 2018 at 2:05pm

Webinar: Splunk for DevOps

In this webinar, we will show several use cases that illustrate the power of Splunk platform to integrate with and provide visibility across application delivery toolchain including open-source and commercial tools.

August 22, 2018

IT Modernization Workshop: Automation and Agility

Join August Schell and Red Hat to find out how you can address agency missions and strategic goals through IT management, modernization, and automation. This interactive workshop led by Red Hat Solutions Architect – Simon Sekidde — will grant you access into Red Hat’s virtual lab.

July 19, 2018

SplunkLive! Washington, DC

Interested in learning how Splunk can give you answers? SplunkLive! is your opportunity to hear directly from Splunk and Customer experts, and interact with key Partners. Learn how you can tap into the value of your machine data to get the answers you need.

June 28, 2018 at 2pm

Using Splunk to Move from DIACAP to Risk Management Framework (RMF)

Moving from DIACAP to Risk Management Framework? The struggle is real as the DoD moves from DIACAP to RMF. System owners are challenged to adopt technology that can address the more dynamic controls required by the Risk Management Framework, particularly in the audit control family where the ongoing collection and analysis of log data is critical.

June 26, 2018 at 2pm

Webinar: Solving Compliance Challenges with Splunk

Are you ready for an audit? Ease the way through compliance initiatives with Splunk. Join us for a walk-through on how to use Splunk for real-time reporting and alerting by aggregating all machine data within your organization.

May 21-24, 2018

NLIT Summit 2018

The NLIT Summit is sponsored by the NLIT Society, a professional society founded to facilitate the exchange of best practices and ideas between IT professionals within the DOE complex, strengthen the IT infrastructure, and reduce costs within the DOE laboratory system.

May 15-17, 2018

Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium, Baltimore, MD

Through a mix of plenary addresses, panel sessions and training tracks, service cyber components, agencies, industry, academia and the military services will add their own insights to the discussions.

May 15, 2018

Tech Talk: Using Splunk to Move from DIACAP to RMF, San Antonio, TX

A complimentary, educational event where Splunk Certified Architect, Alex Maier, teaches you how Splunk can help the move from DIACAP to RMF.

May 2, 2018

How Splunk Enables the U.S. Embassies – Virtual User Group

A complimentary, educational, virtual event where Splunk Certified Architect, Alex Maier, teaches you how Splunk enables the U.S. Embassies.

April 18, 2018

VMware vForum Online 2018

No travel, no problem! You can join vForum Online from the comfort of your home, office or mobile device. Register now for this must-attend virtual event on April 18!

April 18, 2018

August Schell U.S. Public Sector Happy Hour at RSA Conference

Please join August Schell for a Networking happy hour to discuss latest technology trends and U.S. Public Sector best practices.

April 18, 2018

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Splunk IT Ops

Join us on April 18 for a half-day, hands-on workshop that demonstrates how customers can quickly gain insight into high-value services while aligning business and IT Operations using Splunk’s IT Service Intelligence (ITSI) solution.

April 17, 2018

Secure Software Defined Data Center for the Cyberspace Battlefield

Please join us on April 17 to learn how VMware’s integrated solutions can help your organization achieve a secure software defined data center (SDDC) for the cyberspace battlefield.

April 3-4, 2018

F5 Government Technology Symposium

Join us for this two day Symposium focused on helping our Government customers to understand and prepare for these types of attacks, by securing your cloud based applications and automating these security processes to further enable your migration to the cloud.

March 13, 2018

Tech Talk: Using Splunk to Move from DIACAP to RMF, Colorado Springs, CO

A complimentary, educational event where Splunk Certified Architect, Alex Maier, teaches you how Splunk can help the move from DIACAP to RMF.

January 23, 2018

Tech Talk: Using Splunk to Move from DIACAP to RMF, Norfolk, VA

A complimentary, educational event where Splunk Certified Architect, Alex Maier, teaches you how Splunk can help the move from DIACAP to RMF.

January 18, 2018

Securing Applications in Virtualized and Cloud Environments with AppDefense, Online Webinar

A 1-hour webinar hosted by our CTO and vExpert, Ron Flax, to educate and discuss how using AppDefense can help secure applications in different environments.

December 12, 2017

How to Use Splunk to Combat the Challenges of Meeting Compliance Demands for Federal Agencies, Online Webinar

An online webinar hosted by our Director of Big Data and Services, Cory Conway, discussing how to use Splunk to meet compliance demands like DFARS.

December 5, 2017

ATARC Federal Big Data Summit, Washington, DC

An educational, one-day symposium that examines big data and analytics tools and techniques being used by the Federal Government to provide agencies with increased efficiency and cost savings.

November 15, 2017

Securing Your Mission with a Software Defined Data Center, San Diego, CA

We will explore the evolutionary journey customers are taking today to this pioneering technology with game changing results.

October 17, 2017

How to Position Yourself for Success with Hybrid Cloud, Online Webinar

Come to learn more about hybrid cloud readiness, hybrid cloud security, and Dev[Sec]Ops in a hybrid cloud environment.

October 12, 2017

Splunk Customer Appreciation and “Ask the Expert” Event, Pensacola, FL

A lively and interactive meet up to thank you for your continued relationship with Splunk and August Schell.

October 10-11, 2017

ITEN Wired, Pensacola, FL

Premier conference for executives, entrepreneurs, professionals, and educators working in technology.

August 28, 2018 at 2:05pm

Webinar: Splunk for DevOps

In this webinar, we will show several use cases that illustrate the power of Splunk platform to integrate with and provide visibility across application delivery toolchain including open-source and commercial tools.

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