Director of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education, Rodney Peutersen, participated in a keynote panel discussion at the CyberSecureGov Conference in Washington, D.C. May 9 to discuss the conference theme: “Educating the Workforce in Cyber.”
The opening panel provided a U.S. government perspective on the recently released 2017 Global Information Security Workforce Study by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education (CCSE) and the International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)².
The cybersecurity talent shortage projection is widely publicized, but what can be done to fill the gap? Download the 2017 Global Information Security Workforce Study (http://iamcybersafe.org/gisws/) for ideas and discussion.
The Center for Cyber Safety and Education is the nonprofit, charitable foundation of (ISC)² and works to empower students, teachers and whole communities to secure their online life through cybersecurity education and awareness with the Safe and Secure Online educational program, information security scholarships, and industry and consumer research.