InfraGard is a partnership between the federal government and the private sector. It is an association of businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies and others who share information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the United States such as infrastructure and cyber crimes.
Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)
The Information Systems Security Association is an international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. The primary goal of the ISSA is to promote management practices that will ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information resources and create a more successful environment for global information systems security.
Information Systems Audit & Control Association (ISACA)
ISACA is a global organization for information governance, control, security and audit professionals employed within the financial and banking, public accounting, government and the public sector, utilities and manufacturing industries. Members include a variety of IT professionals such as IS auditor, consultant, IS security professional, chief information officer, etc. who adhere to the Association’s IS auditing and IS control standards. ISACA and its affiliated IT Governance Institute lead the information technology control community and serve its members by providing the essentials IT professionals need in an ever-changing global environment.
Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals (SCIP)
The Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals is the only global, not-for-profit, distinguished network of professionals dedicated to advancing the field of competitive intelligence. SCIP provides a world of value, through a host of educational and networking opportunities pertinent to the competitive intelligence community.