Considering Cybersecurity

Sep 14, 2021, 5:00 – 6:00 PM

Cybersecurity Needs You! The demand for cybersecurity talent is high and critical roles go unfilled each year due to a years-long talent shortage. If you are looking for a career that offers lots of opportunities for learning, rewarding work, and zero stagnation, consider cybersecurity. This introduction will share everything you need to know!

About this event

This free webinar, offered by the SANS Institute, will share insight into the real-world skills and knowledge needed to transition into cybersecurity and provide free resources to aid in your career journey. SANS New2Cyber curriculum features multiple options to meet the needs of anyone looking to enter the field. From zero technical experience to basic IT knowledge, SANS has a solution that will enable you to select a starting point for your cybersecurity learning journey.

This introduction will be hosted by Maureen Shrewsbury, Manager of Cyber Workforce Development Programs at SANS Institute, with Jennifer Bate, a graduate of the SANS Women’s Academy who currently works as a Penetration Tester for Deloitte.

Code of Conduct: Girl Develop It is focused on providing opportunities for women and non-binary individuals to learn web and software development, but our classes and events are open to all genders and identities. We are dedicated to providing a welcoming and comfortable environment for all to learn to code and every attendee is expected to uphold our Code of Conduct (http://www.girldevelopit.com/codeofconduct).

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Want More from GDI? GDI offers a variety of ways you can join our community! Whether you are brand new to tech or want to advance the experience you've already racked up, we have something for you. When you join as a member, you develop your own pathway to develop code, confidence, and community. If you just want to get your feet wet or want a personal coach to land your dream job, GDI has memberships to match your interest, availability, and budget. Learn more here. Code of Conduct: Girl Develop It is focused on providing opportunities for women and non-binary individuals to learn web and software development, but our classes and events are open to all genders and identities. We are dedicated to providing a welcoming and comfortable environment for all to learn to code and every attendee is expected to uphold our Code of Conduct (http://www.https://girldevelopit.com/code-of-conduct/).

Speakers

  • Maureen Shrewsbury

    SANS

    Manager of Cyber Workforce Development Programs

  • Jennifer Bate

    Deloitte

    Penetration Tester

Organizers

  • Katie Franco

    Girl Develop It

    Executive Director

  • Katie Brydon (she/her)

    Girl Develop It

    Community Host

  • Abigail Simanjuntak

    Teaching Assistant

  • Jillian Sherwin

    Teaching Assitant

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