Posted on 04 Aug 2016 6:29 AM
Event Date: Monday, October 31, 2016 - 3:00pm to Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 7:00pm

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7th Annual National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE)

Conference and Expo

November 1 -2, 2016  Kansas City, Missouri

Keynote Sessions Announced!

  • "Rewiring the Labor Market”, Byron Auguste Co-Founder, Opportunity @ Work
  • "How Industry Builds Their Cyber Security Workforce”, DeEtte Gray President, BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
  • "Transforming a Nation's Cybersecurity Workforce”, International Cybersecurity Expert Panel representing Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Israel & United States

Registration is now open.  To register, please visit

Pre-Conference Seminars

Limited space is available for two pre-conference seminars:

  • Using the NICE Workforce Framework
  • Building a Cyber-Ready Workforce Through Business-Higher Education Engagement

Learn more about the pre-conference seminars and reserve your seat today at

About NICE 2016: "Innovations to Shape the Future Cybersecurity Workforce”

This year's theme, Innovations to Shape the Future Cybersecurity Workforce, aims to showcase effective collaborations, bold experiments and innovations, and other potentially game-changing methods in support of the NICE strategic goals to Accelerate Learning and Skills Development, Nurture a Diverse Learning Community, and Guide Career Development and Workforce Planning.

Educational tracks for NICE 2016 include:

  • Education and Training, including Curriculum, Training & KSAs;
  • Community Collaboration, including Collaboration within the community for potential solutions national cybersecurity issues; and
  • Innovation and Technology, including Innovative ideas are presented in a new way along with discussions of emerging issues.

Our exciting lineup of sessions and speakers may be previewed here.


For more information on NICE and the 2016 Conference, please visit