Posted on 20 Jan 2018 8:45 PM
Event Date: Friday, March 23, 2018 - 10:00am to Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am

Dear Educators,

Join us for the upcoming 5th  National Women in Cybersecurity conference (NSF Award# 1303441) to be held on March 23 - March 24, Chicago, IL.

This event is jointly organized by Tennessee Tech and Illinois Institute of Technology.

We have limited capacity of 1000 attendees. As always, we expect that 50% of the attendees will be students from 2 and 4 year institutions at all levels of education, 25% of expected attendees will be educators,  and 25% are industry professionals—again at various levels of their careers. 

Faculty registration is subsidized at $150.

Important Links:
Registration
Venue 

Deadline for registration is Feb 15 or until capacity

We have a wonderful line of speakers from acadmeia, industry and government.

WiCyS 2018 conference will offer:

• Distinguished speaker sessions
• Technical presentations
• Technical workshops (Pre and post conference)
• Student Poster competitions (winners receive travel grants)
• Birds-of Feather discussions
• Speed mentoring and networking socials
• Panel discussions
• Lightning talks
• Career and graduate school fair (expecting 70+ organizations)
• Meet ups with/among Industry, Government and Academic partners

Hope you can join us at this unique conference for an unique experience.

Ambareen Siraj

Professor, Computer Science, Tennessee Tech

Director, Cybersecurity Education Research and Outreach Center

WiCyS Founder and Chair