2020 KEYS Conference

KEYS is an annual Tandem user group and information security conference created to provide Knowledge Essential to Your Security.

Registration for KEYS 2020 is available!

KEYS is an investment.

What you spend on the conference will be returned in knowledge, relationships, and practical skills you can take home and share with your financial institution.

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Courtyard by Marriott

210 East Stacy Road
Allen, TX 75002

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Room block name - Tandem KEYS 2020
Rate: $139.00 + tax

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Join us for the Vendor Management or Foundations of Information Security Pre-Conference. Seating is limited.

Join us for an evening at PINSTACK! Enjoy chef-inspired dining, state-of-the-art bowling, two-level laser tag, rock climbing, bumper cars, and a high-ropes course suspended 20 feet above 100 of the newest video games and simulator technology.


635 N Central Expressway
Allen, TX 75013


Speakers Needed!

We are looking for a few good speakers for KEYS 2020.

If you would like the opportunity to speak on a topic during the conference, be sure to apply by the end of November. Limited sessions are available.

BONUS: Speakers get to attend the conference for free!

Apply to be a Speaker

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

8:00am8:30amPre-Conference Breakfast
8:30am10:00amPre-Conference Session 1
10:15am11:30amPre-Conference Session 2
12:30pm2:00pmPre-Conference Session 3
2:00pm3:30pmOpen (Hotel check-in at 3:00)
3:30pm3:45pmWelcome Session
3:50pm4:30pmBreakout Sessions
4:40pm5:20pmBreakout Sessions
5:20pm7:00pmHors d'oeuvre Reception

Thursday, April 2, 2020

8:00am9:00amKeynote Address
9:10am9:50amBreakout Sessions
10:10am10:50amBreakout Sessions
11:00am11:40amBreakout Sessions
11:50am12:30pmBreakout Sessions
1:30pm2:10pmBreakout Sessions
2:20pm3:00pmBreakout Sessions
3:20pm5:00pmKeynote Address
5:30pm8:30pmPINSTACK & Dinner

Friday, April 3, 2020

8:00am9:45amExaminer Panel
9:55am10:35amBreakout Sessions
10:45am11:25amBreakout Sessions
11:25am12:15pmLunch & Prize Drawings

The spring forum provides a gathering place for security-minded companies and financial institutions to learn about the newest ideas in information security.

Tandem sessions are designed to foster valuable business connections between users and to provide an opportunity to discuss future software development with the Tandem staff.

The conference typically takes place in April in the DFW area. Join us for three days of connection, education, and fun!

What to Expect at KEYS

Designed for You

If you work in information security or technology in the financial industry (e.g. bank, credit union, etc.), KEYS is designed just for you.

Tandem Special Topics

Attend sessions from the Tandem Special Topics track to learn about Tandem modules and how to use Tandem to solve pressing issues in compliance and security.

Security & Tech Tips

Attend sessions from the Security & Technology track to discover the latest tips, trends, and issues around security and technology in the financial industry.

Personal Training

Join us in the Tandem Personal Training track to enjoy some quiet time to work on your information security program with consultants.

New Features Discussions

Attend sessions from the Tandem Shark Tank track to discuss with your peers what new features would be the most helpful to have in Tandem.

Our Sponsors


Perch is the world’s first Community Defense Platform. Perch empowers financial institutions to detect and respond to threats based on intelligence from others in the industry.


CoNetrix Security provides security services, including IT/GLBA audits, penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and information security counseling.

CoNetrix Technology provides technology services, including network threat protection, network design and implementation, managed IT services, and cloud hosting.


ePayAdvisors™ provides payments-related risk management, compliance and consulting services to financial institutions and businesses throughout the U.S.

Become a Sponsor

The KEYS Conference presents the opportunity to network with technology decision makers from financial institutions nationwide.

See Sponsor Handbook for details.

Please contact us for more information regarding the KEYS Conference.

Registration for KEYS 2020 is available!