SIU Cybersecurity Day 2017
The School of Information Systems and Applied Technologies hosted well over 100 students and faculty for SIU Cybersecurity Day 2017 on Saturday, October 21st. Attendees came from regional community colleges and high schools and were able to hear students and IT industry experts discuss a variety of information security related topics. In addition, several workshops were held to teach attendees skills needed to participate in the SIU Security Dawgs Mini-Cyber Defense Competition. Keynote speaker Daryl R. Hancock from McKendree University discussed the need for security professionals.