Senator Carper & Federal CIO Tony Scott to Recognize U.S. Cyber Challenge Competitors

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Senator Carper & Federal CIO Tony Scott to Recognize U.S. Cyber Challenge Competitors

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Arlington, VA, July 14, 2016 – Tomorrow, the 7th annual U.S. Cyber Challenge camp in Delaware will host a Capture-the-Flag competition and award ceremony. A variety of government officials will be attending the award ceremony to speak to the country’s on-going workforce needs. The camp is hosted by US Cyber Challenge and in collaboration with the University of Delaware, Delaware State University, Wilmington University, Delaware Technical Community College and the Delaware Department of Technology and Information (DTI).

Competition & Award Ceremony Details:

Date:                           Friday, July 15, 2016

Competition:               8:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Award Ceremony:      1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Location:                     Delaware State Univ., 1200 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901 (Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center, Parlor B & C)

Award Ceremony Speakers:

  • Senator Tom Carper – US Senator
  • Tony Scott – Federal CIO
  • James Collins – Delaware State CIO
  • Elayne Starkey – CSO, State of Delaware
  • Karen Evans – National Director, US Cyber Challenge
  • Harry Williams – President, Delaware State University

For more information about the Cyber Camp program and each of the specific camps, visit U.S. Cyber Challenge online at www.uscyberchallenge.org

 

CONTACT: Katie Hanson, KHanson@uscyberchallenge.org, 847-337-1818

 

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About U.S. Cyber Challenge:

U.S. Cyber Challenge (USCC) is a program of the Center for Internet Security, a 501(c)3 organization, and has the mission to significantly reduce the shortage in the cyber workforce by serving as the premier program to identify, attract, recruit and place the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. USCC’s goal is to find 10,000 of America’s best and brightest to fill the ranks of cybersecurity professionals where their skills can be of the greatest value to the nation. Visit Us Online: www.uscyberchallenge.org

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