Register for Workshops Below
Anyone who had interest in the March 31st date may register for either of the events below.
Trends in Cybersecurity Workshop for IT Staff, Technicians, Invited Guests
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
Register for March 30th Here
Trends in Cybersecurity Workshop for HCC COE-DIT Faculty
Friday, April 1st, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
Register for April 1st HereThe event is a full day, hands-on workshop.
Professor Sam Bowne of City University San Francisco, is a nationally-recognized ethical hacker.
What is cybersecurity?
The technology and processes designed to protect all digital devices from attack, damage or unauthorized access. It is the fastest growing area in the Information Technology (IT) sector.
Why learn about it?
Under increased hacking threats and new homeland security policies, there is a growing national demand for cybersecurity professionals. It is estimated there will be a million and a half unfilled U.S. positions in cyber security within the next five years.
How does it work?
Cybersecurity professionals plan, coordinate, and maintain an organization’s security posture. They protect people, technology, and information from damage, theft, and improper disclosure.
Who can use cybersecurity?
Business owners need to understand the threats to their assets, and what defenses are available.
IT workers must defend mobile devices, servers, workstations, and cloud resources.
Students can prepare for careers as penetration testers, security officers, forensic analysts, or security auditors.