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Cyber Safety Events

Hawaii’s cybersecurity community continues to be active as we approach the winter season with job fairs, social mixers, competitions, workshops, luncheons, and other informative events scheduled.    Come join Hawaii’s cybersecurity community to learn, engage and share!

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month – Week 4: The Future of Connected Devices

October 26 - October 31  12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Sponsored by National Cybersecurity Alliance

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) – observed every October – was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. Since its inception under leadership from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security external link external link  and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) external link external link, NCSAM has grown exponentially, reaching consumers, small and medium-sized businesses, corporations, educational institutions and young people across the nation.

NCSAM is celebrated both nationally and locally and below are some of the great events and activities being held during week 3 of this month long celebration:

Locally

  • Oct 28: Learn about the Consumer Reports Virtual Workshop: Security Planner HERE
  • Oct 30: Sign up for the Hawaii Youth CyberTrivia Competition-***Reschedule for Nov 20*** HERE
  • Oct 31: Deadline to apply for a National Security Agency Hawaii student program HERE

Nationally

  • Oct 27: Webinar: Social Media Safety – Threats Around the Corner and in our Homes HERE
  • Oct 28: Attend a cybersecurity Q&A webcast with panel of cybersecurity experts HERE
  • Oct 28: Learn about the Consumer Reports Virtual Workshop: Security Planner HERE
  • Nov 6: Webinar: Online Gaming – Security, Privacy and Predator Risks HERE

 

Online

Webinar: Online Gaming – Security, Privacy and Predator Risks

November 5  7:00 am - 8:00 am
Sponsored by Living Security

Living Security is hosting a cyber safety awareness webinar entitled “Online Gaming – Security, Privacy and Predator Risks” as part of their Family First webinar series on Thursday, November 5th from 7:00 am-8:00 am.

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Online

National Cyber League 2020 Fall Season – Team Game

November 6 - November 8  Time TBD
Sponsored by Cyber Skyline

The National Cyber League (NCL) is a biannual cybersecurity competition and is open to U.S. high school and college students.  The competition consists of a series of challenges that allow students to demonstrate their ability to identify hackers from forensic data, pentest and audit vulnerable websites, recover from ransomware attacks, and more. Student players compete in the NCL to build their skills, leverage the NCL Scouting Reports for career and professional development, and to represent their school in the national Cyber Power Rankings.

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Online

Hawaii Youth CyberTrivia Competition

November 20  Time TBD
Sponsored by State of Hawaii Dept of Defence, Office of Homeland Security

The State of Hawaii Department of Defense, Office of Homeland Security, in partnership with community STEM/cyber organizations will be hosting the First Annual Hawaii Youth CyberTrivia Competition on Friday, November 20th, from 6pm-8pm for middle and high school students engaged in IT/cybersecurity.  Complete details for this event will be released here on October 25.

Online

Security Awareness Summit – Live Online

December 1 - December 4  Time TBD
Sponsored by SANS Institute

The 7th annual SANS Security Awareness Summit is on and ready for our biggest and best Summit yet! This event is designed by the community for the community. Gain insight on the latest proven advances and approaches in communicating to, engaging and securing your workforce. Network, interact with and learn with your peers from around the world. Take part in team workshops and hear from experienced security awareness professionals share their practical recommendations and lessons learned that you can apply right away within your own organization.

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Online

(ISC)2 Hawaii Chapter Holiday Mixer

December 17  5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Sponsored by (ISC)2 Hawaii Chapter

The (ISC)2 Hawaii Chapter will be hosting their 2nd Annual Holiday Mixer on December 17 (Thu), 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm at Harbor Square. Come join Hawaii’s cybersecurity community for this festive event. Additional details to be provided once announced.

Harbor Square Association, Richards Street, Honolulu, HI, USA

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AFCEA Hawaii – TechNet Indo-Pacific Conference

March 2 - March 4  7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sponsored by AFCEA Hawaii

*** THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED AND NOW SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 2-4, 2021 AT THE HILTON HAWAIIAN VILLAGE ***

TechNet Indo-Pacific is the largest event of its kind in the Indo-Pacific Rim. The conference focuses on the regional issues military leaders have identified, including full spectrum cyber operations as adversaries leverage cyberspace to conduct operations below the threshold of conflict. TechNet Indo-Pacific features speakers and discussions about the area’s challenges and how industry and government can collaborate. Exhibitors demonstrate solutions and services that meet the military services’ requirements. TechNet Indo-Pacific, now in its 35th year, is co-sponsored by AFCEA International and AFCEA Hawaii.

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Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Kalia Road, Honolulu, HI, USA

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2021 Community College Cyber Summit (3CS)

August 2 - August 5  8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sponsored by National CyberWatch Center, National Resource Center for Systems Security and Information Assurance (CSSIA), and National Cybersecurity Training & Education Center (NCyTE)

The 2021 Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) at Sinclair Community College in Dayton marks the eighth annual edition and is the only national academic conferenc focused on cybersecurity education at community colleges. 3CS is organized and produced by the National CyberWatch Center, National Resource Center for Systems Security and Information Assurance (CSSIA), and National Cybersecurity Training & Education Center (NCyTE), which are all funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The outcomes of 3CS leverage community college cybersecurity programs across the nation by introducing the latest technologies, best practices, curricula, products, and more.

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Sinclair Community College, West Third Street, Dayton, OH, USA

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Date Time Event
October 26 - October 31 12:00 am - 11:59 pm National Cybersecurity Awareness Month – Week 4: The Future of Connected Devices
November 5 7:00 am - 8:00 am Webinar: Online Gaming – Security, Privacy and Predator Risks
November 6 - November 8 Time TBD National Cyber League 2020 Fall Season – Team Game
November 20 Time TBD Hawaii Youth CyberTrivia Competition
December 1 - December 4 Time TBD Security Awareness Summit – Live Online
December 17 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm (ISC)2 Hawaii Chapter Holiday Mixer
March 2 - March 4 7:00 am - 4:00 pm AFCEA Hawaii – TechNet Indo-Pacific Conference
August 2 - August 5 8:00 am - 4:00 pm 2021 Community College Cyber Summit (3CS)
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