BALTIMORE--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SINET’s Chairman & Founder, Robert Rodriguez, will present one of the Nation's first Cyber Resumes at the CyberMaryland conference. America’s leading Cybersecurity companies, agencies and organizations will join together with leading educators in Baltimore, Maryland, on October 8, 2013, at 3:30pm to kick off Cybersecurity Ideation Day at CyberMaryland 2013. Cyber Ideation is a web-based interactive classroom experience where schools enable their students to “test drive” future careers in Cybersecurity by living a day in the life of the nation’s Cybersecurity leaders called LifeJourney Mentors.
“Cybersecurity and STEM Education are two issues that will define the future of our country. I am very honored to join America's LifeJourney mentors to inspire a generation around Cybersecurity”
America’s LifeJourney Mentors will join teachers, principals and students on stage for the kick off of the Cyber Generation Session hosted by Rick Geritz, LifeJourney’s CEO, and keynoted by UMBC’s President Dr. Freeman Hrabowski.
"Cybersecurity and STEM Education are two issues that will define the future of our country. I am very honored to join America's LifeJourney mentors to inspire a generation around Cybersecurity," said Robert D. Rodriguez, Chairman & Founder, SINET
Students are able to choose from over 100 different Cybersecurity LifeJourneys (e.g., Digital Forensic Analyst, Threat Manager, CISO, Data Scientist, SCIF Designer, etc.) produced by leading companies like RSA, Interl, CyberPoint, Symantec, Lockheed Martin, Damballa, SafeNet, Kaspersky, Tripwire, KEYW, KoolSpan, Hexis Cyber Solutions, General Dynamics, Convergence, Sourcefire, Battelle, TechGuard, COPT, and many others, enabling them to “test drive” cyber careers and then understand the journey they will need to take in order to achieve an internship and a future job. Students receive detailed reports on the skills they will need to achieve their intended goals, including a fully updated Cyber Resume that illustrates each step on their future journey.
About the 2013 CyberMaryland Conference
The Cyber Generation session at CyberMaryland will address how Cybersecurity plays a major role in America’s STEM Education mission to produce the minds needed to compete in a global market.
SINET is a community builder and a strategic advisor whose mission is to advance innovation and enable global collaboration between the public and private sectors to defeat Cybersecurity threats. Its public-private partnership events are supported by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Science & Technology Directorate. SINET also offers Advisory Services and a Membership Program that have helped build thousands of relationships and delivered value across a broad spectrum of the security community to include builders, buyers, researchers, and investors. For more information visit www.security-innovation.org.