Cybersecurity Education Diversity Initiative October 15

Posted on 10/14/2020 9:45:59 PM

Please join us on October 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. to learn more about a new cybersecurity workforce development initiative that aims to close the gap in cybersecurity talent.

This initiative partners NSA and DoD with HBCU and Minority Serving Institutions, providing an avenue for cybersecurity students in all 50 states to enter the field of cybersecurity equipped with the knowledge, skills, and training necessary to fill critical cybersecurity jobs.

Event Presenters

  • Diane M. Janosek, Chief Learning Officer, National Security Agency
  • Shannon C. Jackson, DoD Office of Small Business Programs, Department of Defense
  • Armando Seay, Director, DreamPort Cyber Mission Accelerator and Co-Founder MISI, Maryland Innovation & Security Institute (MISI)
  • Amelia Estwick, PhD, Director National Cybersecurity Institute, Excelsior College
  • Thaier Hayajneh, PhD, Director Cybersecurity Programs, Fordham University

Register for the webinar here.

For more information, contact mediarelations@nsa.gov or call 443-774-5409

View the press conference flyer.

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