The NCAC 2018 conference features national academic and industry experts on cyber risk analysis, threat identification, remediation, and communication as well as defense that will discuss the opportunities and threats of cyber, and educational and research best practices and exemplars.
National Cyber Analyst Challenge and Conference
April 12-13, 2018
The exclusive event is open by invitation only to faculty, program heads, and industry experts. The one day conference at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, will run parallel to the Cyber Analyst Challenge.
April 12, 2018
Meet all the students, faculty, and industry executives participating in NCAC in an informal setting.
April 13, 2018
7:30 – 8:15am
Registration and Breakfast
8:15 – 8:45am
8:45 – 8:55am
9:00 – 10:15am
Cyber-security challenges – The industry perspective
What challenges – operational and strategic are you facing today? What will be important tomorrow? In 5 years? What will the field look like in the future? What suggestions would you provide to academic researchers and/or academic curriculum designers?
10:15 – 10:30am
10:30 – 11:45am
Cyber-security challenges – The research perspective
What are the current ‘hot’ cyber-security topics in research today? What will be important tomorrow? In 5 years? What will the field look like in the future? What suggestions would you provide to industry – based on your research or views on the field?
11:45 – 12:45pm
12:45 – 2:00pm
Tools and Techniques
Each speaker will provide an interesting technical, organizational, or structural tool or technique relevant to cyber-security.
2:00 – 2:15pm
2:15 – 3:15pm
Education Best Practices
Each speaker will provide best practices in education from the perspective of their institution and view of the current and future cyber education landscape.
3:15 – 3:30pm
3:30 – 5:00pm
5:00 – 6:00pm
6:00 – 7:00pm