The CyberMaryland Conference is an annual two-day event presented jointly by The
National Cyber Security Hall of Fame and Federal Business Council (FBC) in conjunction
with academia, government and private industry organizations. The theme, “Leading
the Cyber Generation,” captures the event’s intent to provide unparalleled information
sharing and networking opportunities for development of cyber assets on both the
human and technological side. Additionally, the conference provides an opportunity
for Maryland to demonstrate its natural leadership in Cyber Security.
Attendees will hear from top cyber professionals in areas including Cyber education
and workforce development, innovation, policy and threat intelligence. Each track
will consist of 10 or more sessions led by keynote speakers, panelists and abstract
presenters. Between sessions attendees are encouraged to watch the live CyberChallenge
competition or to visit the CyberMaryland Industry Showcase. The Cyber Security
Hall of Fame Dinner, which is the culmination of the event, is held at the Four
Seasons Hotel in Baltimore.
The conference is made up of six primary activities:
The CyberMaryland Conference
thought leaders from Maryland’s Cyber Security sector and also features nationally
recognized speakers and panelists on cyber and technology innovations. Sessions
cover the most up-to-date information from thought leaders in all facets of the
The National Cyber Security Hall of Fame
inducts a new class of industry pioneers each year. The Cyber Security Hall of
Fame is held on the final evening of the conference and provides an opportunity
for the cyber community to honor those who provided a foundation for others to build
on, or otherwise paved the way for future successes.
The Maryland CyberChallenge
teams of high school, college and professional “cyber warriors” competing in a “Capture
the Flag” competition for prizes, internships and cash awards.
The Maryland Cyber Job Fair
features nearly 30 employers seeking cleared and non-cleared cyber professionals. Complimentary resume reviews are offered during the event and there is no charge for job seekers to attend.
The Cyber Maryland Industry Showcase
provides a full array of today’s top Cyber Security companies, prime contractors,
small businesses, financial organizations, and educational institutions showcasing
their products, services, and/or organizations.
CyberTini Networking Event
– On the
evening of October 28, 2015, bwtech@UMBC Cyber Incubator and regional economic development
organizations will be hosting the renowed "CyberTini" at the Columbus Center (Pier
Five) in downtown Baltimore. The popular CyberTini attracts C level executives
and others supporting the Maryland cybersecurity ecosystem. This is a "must attend"