Day 2 Agenda - December 5, 2017

The printable quick-reference agenda is subject to change. Last update 11/11/17

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7:00am - Registration Opens

7:00-8:00AM - breakfast and birds of a feather sessions

8:00-8:15am - Opening and AnnouncemenTS from NICE K12 Subgroup Co-Chairs

8:15-8:30am - NICE OVERVIEW

8:30-9:15am - morning keynote

Paul Vann - FOUNDER AND CEO AT VANNTECH CYBER

As the cybersecurity industry grows larger, a growing number of students in primary and secondary schools will need to be educated on the inner workings of the field, and gain the expertise it entails to  prepare students for the cybersecurity careers of tomorrow. Paul will be discussing the opportunities and resources that he’s been given that have helped him grow into a cybersecurity leader, and how to provide these resources to other students all across the country. He will also discuss the avenues that other students can take towards entering the cyber field, and how to motivate children to be interested in a cybersecurity profession.  

9:15-9:25 - Tennessee Department of Education Update

Deborah A. Knoll - Career Cluster Consultant, Advanced Manufacturing, Information Technology, and STEM Division of College, Career and Technical Education at the Tennessee Department of Education

9:25-9:40AM

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9:40-10:30am - student panel

  • Jake Officer - 8th Grade Student at White County Middle School
  • Jacob Strickler - Undergraduate computer science and cybersecurity student at Tennessee Tech

  • Katie Burks - Undergraduate Mathematics Student at Tennessee Tech

10:30-10:40 - Exhibitor showcase & break

10:40-11:20am - Session 1

11:20-11:30am - Exhibitor showcase & break

11:30am-12:00pm - Session 2

12:00-1:30pm - LUNCH/Exhibitor showcase

12:45-1:30PM - LUNCH KEYNOTE - Teacher & School Counselor Panel

  • Jill Cook - Assistant Director at ASCA
  • Liz Parker -Coordinator of School Counseling Programs at Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools
  • Nicole Cobb - Senior Lecturer at Vanderbilt University
  • Robert Officer - School Counselor at White County Middle School
  • Terri Tchorzynski - 2017 School Counselor of the Year, and School Counselor at Calhoun Area Career Center

1:30-1:40PM Exhibitor showcase & break

I:40-2:30pm - Session 3 (THIS SESSION HAS 2 BACK TO BACK SPEAKERS)

2:30-2:40pm - Exhibitor showcase & break

2:40-3:20pm - session 4

3:20-3:30pm - Exhibitor showcase & break

3:30-4:15pm - closing keynote

  • TBA

4:15-4:30pm - closing remarks