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Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week Kick-Off and Other Special Events



Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week
October 17-22, 2022


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We invite you to join the Congressional Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus, SANS, and the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) for the Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week kick-off event on October 17th at 12-1:15pm ET in Washington, D.C. 

Registration is open to the public and required by October 13th to gain access to the building and indicate a boxed lunch preference.



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The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) is pleased to partner with the US Cyber Games® program, led by Katzcy®, to host the US Cyber Team Draft Day event on October 17, 2022 from 3:30-7:30 p.m. ET at the U.S. Department of Commerce Headquarters (Herbert C. Hoover Building) in Washington, D.C. The event will also be live streamed. 

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Preparing for Careers in Cybersecurity and Privacy with Internships
October 19 at 2-2:45pm ET

During this engaging panel discussion in recognition of Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week and Cybersecurity Awareness Month, attendees will meet participants who have gained valuable experience through work-based learning at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) that is part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).  

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After you’ve decided on what to participate in during Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week, share your plan with others! Use hashtags #cybercareerweek or #mycyberjob on social media to let others know. Didn’t see your activity listed on the website? Let us know by adding your commitment to the event portal.



Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week is coordinated by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity (NICE) and supported by a community of government, academic, non-profit, and private industry stakeholders. Commercial entities, materials, and resources provided in support of Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week may be identified in this email or on the web site or linked web sites. Such identification is not intended to imply recommendation or endorsement by NIST.


Help make National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week a success! Visit our website to see what tools and resources you can use to help promote the week-long effort to your connections.

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Released October 6, 2022