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Explore special events organized with NICE to support Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week. 

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Contest: Careers in Cybersecurity Poster Contest
Entries close November 12th, 2021
Learn more at: https://www.cyberheroescomics.com/

Content: Secure Decisions Missions
Oct. 18-23, 2021
Learn more at: https://www.comic-bee.com/ccaw2021

Competition: Cybersecurity Careers Capture the Flag Competition
Oct. 18, 12:00 PM ET – Oct.-21, 12:00 PM ET
Learn more: https://www.virginiacyberrange.org/events/CyberCareerWeekCTF  

Challenge: Six Day #mycyberjob Social Media Challenge
Oct. 18-23, 2021
Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn

Competition: PowerUp Cyber Games
Oct. 18-23, 2021
Learn more at: https://cyberskyline.com/events/powerup/demo

Friday, October 15, 2021

Workshop: Pioneer Cyber Workshop
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.uwplatt.edu/department/computer-science

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Career Event: Capitol Technology University Cyber Saturday
9:30 AM
Learn more and register at: https://www.captechu.edu/degrees-and-programs/cyber-saturday

Monday, October 18, 2021

Workshop: Capture the Flag (CTF) Workshop
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM ET
Learn more at: https://vacr.io/ccaw-ctf-workshop

Webinar: Cyber Hero Network’s Defenders of the Digital Universe
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM ET
Learn more at:
https://cyberheronetwork.com/show/

Livestream: Let's Land Your First Cybersecurity Job
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM ET
Learn more at:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBpnIcfqBiQ

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Symposium: Annual CERIAS Cybersecurity Symposium
11:30 AM – 6:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.cerias.purdue.edu/site/symposium/

Summit: Global Cybersecurity Summit for University Students
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://internetsafety.trendmicro.com/university#events

Career Fair: Cybersecurity Career Awareness Fair - Armstrong Campus
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://cec.georgiasouthern.edu/it/

Webinar: An Inside Look at The State of Cyber Jobs: Legal Studies
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: http://onlinelaw.csuohio.edu/webinar-registration-cm/

Webinar: Liberal Arts and Cyber Careers – Hosted by Arrow ECS
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://secure.arrow.com/nist-cybercareers-webinar?&_ga=2.239782788.648183403.1632857198-149193718.1632857198

 

Twitter Chat: CISA, NCSA, and NIST Twitter Chat #CyberCareerChat #CyberCareerWeek #MyCyberJob
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET
Learn more at:
https://staysafeonline.org/event/cybercareerchat-twitter-chat/

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Symposium: Annual CERIAS Cybersecurity Symposium
11:00 AM – 4:30 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.cerias.purdue.edu/site/symposium/

Summit: 2021 Global Cybersecurity Summit for University Students
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://internetsafety.trendmicro.com/university#events

Career Fair: Cybersecurity Career Awareness Fair – Statesboro Campus
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://cec.georgiasouthern.edu/it/

 

Panel: AACC ATE Conference Cross-disciplinary and Cross-sector Nature of Cybersecurity Panel
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.aacc.nche.edu/programs/advanced-technological-education/2021-ate-conference/ 

Webinar: Digital Citizenship- Safety and Security for an Online World
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.nist.gov/news-events/events/2021/10/nice-webinar-digital-citizenship-safety-and-security-online-world

Webinar: 3 in 15 - Learn Three Cybersecurity Concepts in 15 Minutes MISAC
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.misac.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1547528

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Summit: 2021 Global Cybersecurity Summit for University Students
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://internetsafety.trendmicro.com/university#events

Webinar: Explore the EC- Council Cybersecurity Ecosystem
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/9094936301404804624

 

Webinar: Front Lines 2021: Closing the Cyber Skills Gap
12:00 PM – 2:30 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://right-hand.ai/front-lines-home/

Webinar: Women in Cyber – Hosted by Arrow ECS
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://secure.arrow.com/nist-womenincyber-webinar?&_ga=2.64162856.648183403.1632857198-149193718.1632857198

Webinar: NICE Competitions Community of Interest Webinar- Cyber Careers are Everywhere
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cyber-careers-are-everywhere-ccaw-panel-discussion-tickets-185089807597

Webinar: Making the Leap From K-12 to Cybersecurity Careers
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://cyber.org/events/explore-experience-share-cybersecurity-career-awareness-week

Webinar: NCCoE Learning Series Fireside Chat: Rethinking Pathways Into Cybersecurity and Privacy Careers
3:00 PM –4:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.nccoe.nist.gov/events/nccoe-learning-series-fireside-chat-rethinking-pathways-cybersecurity-and-privacy-careers

Virtual Event: Night of Cyber
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://uwf.edu/cybersecurity
Registration is required. 

Webinar: The National Cyber League Competition: Hands-on Skill Building for High School and College Students
5:00 PM –6:00 PM ET
Learn more and register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/national-cyber-league-competition-hands-on-cybersecurity-skill-building-tickets-171367152767

Friday, October 22, 2021 – Saturday, October 23, 2021

Competition: Collegiate SECTF
9:00 AM –4:30 PM ET
Learn more and how to observe at: https://sites.temple.edu/socialengineering/

Friday, October 22, 2021 – Sunday, October 24, 2021

Competition: National Cyber League Individual Phase
Learn more and how to observe at: https://nationalcyberleague.org/competition

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Created October 1, 2018, Updated October 13, 2021