Technical Advisory Panel

The Technical Advisory Panel discovers, selects, organizes, and shares valuable and relevant Cybersecurity content in the creation of a Unified Body of Knowledge (UBK). Technical Advisory Panel members work with ISC2’s bodies of knowledge to create a single corpus free of duplication, confliction, and redundancy, while ensuring content remains relevant and accurately sourced.


Reviews the ISC2 bodies of knowledge, recommending content updates. Contributions ensure that ISC2 maintains a single corpus of knowledge free of duplication, confliction, and redundancy.


  • Conduct a comprehensive inventory of existing content and knowledge sources.
  • Evaluate the quality, relevance, and accuracy of the existing content. Identify outdated or redundant materials and assess gaps in knowledge.
  • Collaborate with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and content creators to generate new knowledge content and update existing materials to ensure accuracy and relevance.
  • Implement a robust metadata system and tagging mechanism to enhance searchability and discoverability of knowledge assets.
  • Commit to providing prompt reviews and meeting established deadlines to maintain efficient publication processes.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality regarding the content being reviewed.
  • Foster a collaborative and constructive environment among SMEs.

ISC2 Membership Requirement


Skills Required

  • Regions and knowledge of ISC2’s key global markets (e.g., U.S., Canada, UK, Germany, Japan).
  • Must hold the CISSP certification and be a member in good standing.
  • Cybersecurity expert with a passion for writing and research.
  • Firm understanding of business-level English. This requires the ability to read, write, and speak in meetings on technical topics with other SMEs exclusively in English.
  • Passion for advancing the global cyber security profession through learning and development.
  • Commitment to upholding ethical and editorial standards.
  • Time.


Some training may be required.

Time Requirement

  • Bi-weekly 1-hour status meetings.
  • Tasks are self-driven. Time needed to complete tasks may differ from one individual to another

Travel Requirement

No travel is required.

Start/End Date


CPE Credit(s)

5 CPEs weekly. A total of 20 CPEs for the duration of the project.

CPE Submission Process

ISC2 will submit CPE credits on behalf of the volunteer.


  • Earn CPE credits.
  • Add volunteer experience to your resume/CV.
  • Able to volunteer from home.

Reference Materials

Provided as needed per project.


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