Brian Beaton PhD, and Bruce Burton from Cal Poly’s California Cyber Training Complex (CCTC) are going to give us the run down on the California Cyber Innovation Challenge (CCIC), being hosted at Camp SLO this June 24 and 25. CCIC is a statewide competition where 16 teams of high school students will compete in timed cybersecurity challenges designed to replicate the various threats that cybersecurity professional face in the field.
Cal Poly and CCTC have partnered with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (Go-Biz) to host this event:
“The California Cyber Innovation Challenge helps identify the next generation of cyber innovators and connects them with potential employers and academic leaders before they even leave high school,” said Go-Biz Director Panorea Avdis.
Teams competing will be selected from the winners of regional competitions, and CCTC and Softec are partnering to recruit local students for at large teams to be invited to compete.
It is a huge honor to be selected to host this event and yet another feather in the cap of the Central Coast tech community. Please join us next Monday to learn about the event and how you can attend.
Date & Time: 4/10/2017– 5pm – 7:00pm
Location: Grill House, 851 Higuera St. SLO
TechBrew, its like a TEDtalk with Beer!
Help Pay for snacks! Everyone will love you for it.
Attendance is free, but we would LOVE for you to Register as a contributor: techbrew-slo-2017.eventbrite.com for $20 you get a big shout out at the event.