Program

Conference Overview

There’s something for everyone at the 2018 NICE K12 Cybersecurity Education Conference, a must-attend event for educators, industry representatives and business leaders. You’ll find two packed days of high quality professional development possibilities, prime networking opportunities and direct access to hundreds of individuals representing all facets of Cybersecurity Education.

  • Renowned keynote speakers exploring best practices, trends, and new directions in cybersecurity 
  • Dozens of break out sessions covering five cybersecurity education tracks including:
    • Increase Cybersecurity Career Awareness

    • Infuse Cybersecurity Across the Educational Portfolio

    • Integrate Innovative Cybersecurity Educational Approaches

    • Design Cybersecurity Academic & Career Pathways

    • Promote Cyber Awareness

  • Informative & interactive exhibitor workshops
  • Counselor, Student & Industry Influencer Panels
  • Evening Social, a casual & fun gathering of dedicated and passionate cybersecurity professionals and supporters
  • Opportunities to connect, collaborate and build lasting friendships with cybersecurity professionals from around the globe

conference schedule overview

(Schedule is subject to change)

Day 1 - Monday December 3, 2018

7:00am-5:00pm - Registration

7:00am-8:00am - Breakfast

8:00am-8:35am - Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:35am-9:30am - Morning Keynote

10:00am-10:45am - Break Out Session  & Drop In Session 1

11:am-11:45am - Break Out Session & Drop in Session 2

11:45am-1:15pm - Lunch/Keynote/Cyber Draft

1:30pm-2:30pm - Break Out Sessions 3A-B (Back-to-Back) & Drop In Sessions

2:45pm-3:30pm - Break Out Session & Drop in Session 4

3:15-4:30pm - Soap Box Sessions

4:30pm-6:00pm - Evening Social

Day 2 - Tuesday December 4, 2018

7:00am-12:00pm - Registration

7:00am-8:00am - Breakfast & Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions

8:00am-8:30am - Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:30am-9:15am - Morning Keynote

9:15am-10:00am - Student Panel

10:30am-11:15am - Break Out Session & Drop In Session 1

11:30am-12:15pm - Industry Panel

12:15pm-1:00pm - Lunch, Networking & Speaker

1:15pm-2:00pm - Break Out Session & Drop In Session 2

2:15pm-3:00pm - School Counselor Panel

3:00pm-3:30pm - Closing Remarks & Door Prize Giveaway