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DC CyberWeek: Intro to DC Cybersecurity Community w/ General Assembly

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Intro to DC Cybersecurity Community is an event merging the capitals’ cybersecurity enthusiasts based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Come grasp an exclusive inside look into the cybersecurity culture that’s quickly emerging in the city.

Hear from leaders in the field about how their careers led them to cybersecurity, and how their past experiences apply to the work they do currently.

Stay late to mingle and enjoy libations.

Takeaways
* Learn how to turn your past experiences into a Cybersecurity career
* What people who work in Cybersecurity do and why it matters to the tech industry
* Hear how others have transitioned to careers they love

About the Panelist(s)
Tyrone E. Wilson, Founder & President, Cover6 Solutions. Mr. Tyrone E. Wilson is an information security professional with 23 years of experience in information technology and systems configuration, including information systems and network security. Wilson also has extensive knowledge in computer network defense, vulnerability assessments, cyber threat analysis, and incident response. As a former cybersecurity analyst for the United States Army, Wilson developed security structures to ensure American intelligence systems were protected from foreign threats. Currently, Wilson is the Founder and President of Cover6 Solutions, LLC; which teaches companies and professionals various aspects of information security, penetration testing, and IPv6.

Wilson is also the organizer of The D.C. Cyber Security Professionals. With over 7,000 members, it is the largest #Cybersecurity meetup group in the United States. In addition, Wilson is also on the Review Board of BSides NoVA and has recently presented and/or taught classes at major conferences and events such as ISSA Mid Atlantic Security Conference, BSides NoVA, BSides DC 2017, and DCCyberWeek 2017. Mr. Wilson will also be a Keynote Speaker at Hacker Halted 2019.

We are excited to join forces with General Assembly for this event. You can RSVP here or register for a ticket using the following URL – https://generalassemb.ly/education/dc-cyberweek-intro-to-dc-cybersecurity-community/washington-dc/79257

We look forward to seeing you!

The Cover6 Solutions Team

Details

Date:
October 23
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/DCCyberWarriors/events/264615391/

Venue

509 7th St NW
509 7th St NW
Washington, DC 20004 us
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