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Register for next week’s webinar on a deep analysis of the ACS Cybersecurity Report

Thursday, 30 Mar 2017

Cybersecurity is becoming more and more of an issue throughout the world. Think alleged Russian Hacks into the US election process, hacking of Yahoo, the ATO etc…the list goes on. Not only is Hacking becoming more prevalent it’s an area that is lacking in intelligence and # of people to work in the space. In the USA alone more than 209,000 cybersecurity jobs are unfilled, and postings up 74% over the past five years, according to a 2015 analysis of numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics by Peninsula Press, a project of the Stanford University Journalism Program. Forbes

The Australian Computer Society recently launched a report of the Australian Cyber Security landscape highlighting the issues facing Australia within this context. The report aims to generate debate, raise awareness with regards to the fundamental building blocks of the technologically-dependent society which we’ve become.

In this webinar, 3 leading Cybersecurity experts will bring their perspectives of the report from three different angles and offer advice for those who are seeking a career in the fields of cybersecurity, cyber surveillance, ethical hacking etc…

Panellists include:

  • Dr Nick Tate – ACS Qld Chair and CEO of BCI Technology. Nick will provide a corporate/industry perspective.
  • Dr Peter Croll – Professor/Head Computer Science at The University of the South Pacific. Peter will provide an education and skills outlook.


Date:Thursday 6 April, 2017
Time:6:00PM (Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney time)
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