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NATIONAL CYBERSECURITY CAREER AWARENESS WEEK IS HERE!
Check out all the great events happening this week!
CAPTURE THE FLAG WORKSHOP AND COMPETITION

We're kicking off the week-long celebration with a Capture the Flag (CTF) webinar demonstration on November 9th at 10:30AM EST. Attendees will be introduced CTF competitions, the Virginia Cyber Range platform; they will also explore Range tools first-hand, testing their skills on the challenge. The Capture the Flag competition will be available after the webinar and will run through November 13th. 

Registration is required for both the webinar and Cybersecurity Careers CTF competition. 

Register: https://www.virginiacyberrange.org/events/NCCAW2020

CyberUp has partnered with the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) and Mastercard to host a high school through college “Careers in Cybersecurity” poster contest.

Help demystify the multiple work roles in cybersecurity and you could win a cash prize!

The winning poster will be available to the public through download. For more information, visit:  https://wecyberup.org/poster-contest/ 
TAKE THE STEM AND CYBERSECURITY MISSIONS CHALLENGE
To help teachers and students observe NCCAW in 2020, Learning Blade is offering free access to three online STEM/CS career awareness Missions. Comic-BEE is offering free access to Comic-BEE for one month as well. This gives teachers an opportunity to engage students in thinking more critically and deeply on those Missions.
The National Cryptologic Museum Foundation has scheduled an exciting week of Cybersecurity Chats for Middle & High School Students and Teachers
 
View the schedule below. To register visit: https://ccei.nepris.com/home/v4

Monday, November 9, 2020

  • 12:00 pm-12:45 pm
    • Diane Janosek, Commandant of the National Cryptologic School: Seize the Moment! Opportunities for Women in Cybersecurity.
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
    • Debbie Plunkett, former Director, NSA's Information Assuranc Directorate: The Mandate for More: Increasing Capacity in Cybersecurity

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 am
    • Young Professionals Panel: Moderator - Maria Marinelli, Co-Founder & CEO, Calibyr Corp; Panelists: Taylor Ownbey, Full-time student & full-time Cyber Lab Manager; Blair Banker, 2020 Purdue University Master's Program Graduate
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
    • Developing the Workforce of the Future Panel: Moderator - Tony Sager, Center for Internet Security Dr. Linda Singh, Major General (retired); Shirley Dominick, Co-Founder, Willing Warriors

Thursday, November 12, 2020

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 am
    • Queens of Code - Moderator - Eileen Buckholtz; Sherri Ramsay, Lois Gutman
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
    • Purdue University Professor, Eugene Spafford Discovering the Interdisciplinary Nature of Cybersecurity

Friday, November 13, 2020

  • 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
    • Sandi Roddy: Systems Security Engineering
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
    • Women in Stem Panel: Lauren Nelson, President & CEO, NCMF; Elise Nelson, Raytheon; Margaret Wood, Wood Consulting
To access the schedule and register, visit https://ccei.nepris.com/home/v4

For National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week, CYBER.ORG is hosting a week-long cyber scenarios challenge for high school students.

VIRTUAL CYBERSECURITY CAREERS FAMILY NIGHT
NCCAW Cyber Night for Families – Let’s Talk Safe Tech
Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 06:30 PM EST

How safe have you been online? Chances are, you’re one of the many people who go to bed looking at your phone and wake up looking at your phone. We increasingly live on our devices, trusting them with confidential information and signing over our data to companies and their websites. But do you know how to keep yourself safe online? Let's find out together and get to know some of the people in cybersecurity who help us all stay safe!

NCCAW Cyber Night for Families – So What Do Cyber Professionals Do Exactly?
Thursday, November 12, 2020, 06:30 PM EST

Have you ever wondered what a cybersecurity professional does all day?  What exactly is a SOC Analyst or a Penetration Tester or a CISO anyway??  If your inquiring mind wants to know, join IBM for an up close discussion with IBM Security experts with diverse roles and backgrounds. 


Friday, November 13, 2020, 12:00 PM EST

Participate in a virtual tour of the 3D immersive competition environment and in a cyberspace challenge mapped to the NICE Framework.
Register here: 
https://calpoly.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_howx3k9vSo68vKhUYCdx1A?t=1604932486151 
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