Cyber Aware Day
A discussion of what cybersecurity is, and the opportunities it presents for students from all backgrounds
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 3:15 PM PDT
Cyber security: A world of opportunities for every student
The aim of Cyber Aware Day is to educate students from all backgrounds on the rapidly-developing world of cyber security. Industry experts will convene to discuss what cyber security is, what its challenges are, and the landscape of job opportunities that this space presents for students.
All majors are encouraged to attend; lunch will be provided.
※UC Merced Office of Information Technology
Date: Friday, October 13, 2017
Location: California Room
|11:00-12:00||Panel Session: Challenges, Opportunities, and Careers in Cyber Security|
|12:00-1:00||Lunch, Panel Q&A|
|1:00-3:00||Open Floor: Demo Table/Industry Networking Session||1:00-2:00||Electronic Frontier Foundation Workshop: “Protecting Your Rights in the Digital World” (Click for info)|
|2:00-3:00||Electronic Frontier Foundation Workshop: “Protecting Your Rights in the Digital World” (Click for info, repeated)|
Please fill out the form below to ensure you receive food at the event:
We are currently looking for industry speakers and representatives to table during the Open Floor Session (1-3PM) and engage students with us. You will be interfacing with educational leaders and students in order to further understanding of cyber security and bring attention to cyber security roles in organizations such as yours. We will provide parking, lunch for company employees, and an 8x4 table where you can:
For an image layout of the room, please click here. In order to reserve a demo table, please make a tax-deductible donation of $1,000 and contact us at CyberAwareDay@UCMerced.edu.
Have your logo displayed on our promotional materials and at the event. Send your representatives and we will provide parking, lunch for company employees, and opportunities to network with students.
In order to become a sponsor, please make a tax-deductible donation and contact us at CyberAwareDay@UCMerced.edu.