Searching for a Cyber Unicorn: Is it Possible to Find a Perfect Candidate?

Thursday, May. 9, 2024
8:30 AM - 9:20 AM PT
TBD
Awaiting Recording
Despite efforts to build the cyber workforce, shortages persist. Anecdotal evidence suggests that employers may be looking for cyber unicorns, early career entrants with experience far beyond realistic expectations. This session will discuss why persistent workforce gaps may be the result of a search for cyber unicorns and recommend strategies for avoiding the trap.
Participants
Diana Burley

Speaker

Vice Provost Research & Innovation, American University

Sasha O'Connell

Speaker

Executive in Residence, American University



Topic/Track
Professional Development & Personnel Management

Type/Format
Track Session

Session Classification
General

Pass Requirement
  • CISO BOOT CAMP
  • College Day
  • Cyber Leaders Forum
  • eFraud Global Forum
  • Executive Security Action Forum
  • Full Conference
  • Media: Press/Analyst
  • On Demand
  • Speaker

Session Code
PROF-R01


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