Hill launch of National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Sepember 28, 2018
National Cyber Security Awareness Month kicks off with an event on Capitol Hill. Join us as we discuss ways you can leverage National Cybersecurity Awareness Month resources and information to help your colleagues and constituents be safer and more secure. NIST’s Rodney Petersen, Director of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) will be a speaker at the event. Learn more.
Digital Transformation Summit
October 3, 2018
This event will bring together influencers and innovators from the federal technology community to discuss how agencies can evolve to better serve their customers, meet their mission goals and succeed in the connected future. NIST’s Danielle Santos, Program Manager of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) will be a speaker at the event. Learn more.
NICE Webinar: The Underserved Cybersecurity Workforce - Securely Provisioning our Future
October 10, 2018
This webinar will explore how a more aggressive approach to building more secure systems and networks could potentially relieve some of the workforce demand in other areas (e.g., "Protect and Defend", "Investigate", etc.) and the role that education, training, and workforce will play to securely provision our future. Learn more and register today.
Florida Cyber Conference
October 10, 2018
This year will be the fifth annual conference and will focus on education and workforce development; innovative, interdisciplinary research; and community engagement. NIST’s Rodney Petersen, Director of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) will provide a keynote at the event on “Growing and Sustaining the Nation’s Cybersecurity Workforce.” Learn more.
2018 Technology Exchange
October 15 – 18, 2018
The NCCoE's Douglas Montgomery will present lessons learned from the NIST NCCoE Secure Inter-Domain Routing collaborative project at the 2018 Technology Exchange hosted by Internet2. This project is a collaboration between NIST, vendors, and network operators (both commercial and from the R&E community) to evaluate the current state of RPKI-based technologies for BGP origin validation and to develop guidance for their use in both enterprise and service provider networks. Learn more.
Lunch, Learn, and Listen
October 16, 2018
We are proud to be a part of CyberScoop’s 2018 DC CyberWeek! Join us on October 16th at the NCCoE in Rockville, MD at 11AM for NIST’s ‘Lunch, Learn, and Listen’ event. Students are encouraged! Learn more and register today.
Controlled Unclassified Information Security Requirements Workshop
October 18, 2018
NIST, Gaithersburg, MD
On October 18, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in coordination with the Department of Defense (DoD) and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), will host an informational workshop providing an overview of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), the Defense Acquisition Regulations System (DFARS) Safeguarding Covered Defense Information and Cyber Incident Reporting Clause, and NIST Special Publications 800-171 and 800-171A. This workshop will also feature panels of Federal Government representatives discussing expectations for evaluating evidence and implementing the CUI Security Requirements and industry representatives sharing best practices and lessons learned. Learn more.
Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security
October 18-19, 2018
Washington, D.C.; webcast option available
The conference will explore the current healthcare cybersecurity landscape and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule. This event will highlight the present state of healthcare cybersecurity, and practical strategies, tips and techniques for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule. The Security Rule sets federal standards to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of electronic protected health information by requiring HIPAA covered entities and their business associates to implement and maintain administrative, physical and technical safeguards. Learn more.
Conference on Cybersecurity Education, Research and Practice
October 19-20, 2018
This event is one of the first major forums for the presentation of pedagogical experience, research findings and industry best practices to support the development and conduct of Information Security curriculum in higher education in the Southeast. NIST’s Dr. Davina Pruitt Mentle, Lead for Academic Engagement for the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), will be a speaker at the event. Learn more.
October 23, 2018
This conference will host a thought-provoking conference and exhibition on global cyber threats, solutions, innovations and technologies. NIST’s Rodney Petersen, Director of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) will be a speaker at the event. Learn more.
NICE 2018 Conference and Expo
November 6 – 7, 2018
The NICE Conference and Expo features thought leaders from academia, industry, government, and non-profits who are addressing the cybersecurity education, training, and workforce needs of the nation. The NICE Conference includes face-to-face convening of public-private partners, an opportunity to signal NICE strategic directions and priorities, and a forum to showcase best practices.
NIST Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference
November 7 – 9, 2018
On November 7-9, 2018, NIST will host the 2018 Cybersecurity Risk Management Conference. Building on previous NIST workshops, the conference aims to share and explore best practices and receive and discuss stakeholder input on key cybersecurity and privacy risk management topics. Learn more.
National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week
November 12 – 17, 2018
The National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week (NCCAW) focuses local, regional, and national interest to inspire, educate, and engage children through adults to pursue careers in cybersecurity. National Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week takes place during November’s National Career Development Month, and each day of the week-long campaign provides for learning about the contributions and innovations, and the plethora of job opportunities that can be found by exploring cybersecurity as a field of study or career choice. Learn more.