20 Sep 2019
10:55 am - 11:35 am
Colorado Hall A

Breakout: Cyber Workforce Sustainment: Benefits of Non-Profits

While workforce development efforts are being employed across the nation to address the well known shortage of skilled Cybersecurity professions, a correlating need often under-emphasized also exists: that of sustaining the existing workforce.  As the number of skilled professionals increases, investments need to be made to ensure the current and future Cybersecurity workforce has access to opportunities for continuing career development, professional networking, and cross-industry collaboration among peers. This presentation will discuss the value of investing in non-profit organizations that doesn’t yield a Return on Investment at an Operational level but, rather at the Human Capital level.