The Greater Washington region, including Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland, is the nation’s cybersecurity capital, with a unique set of cybersecurity assets and opportunities that no other region in the world can match.
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THE HIGHEST GEOGRAPHIC DENSITY OF CYBERSECURITY POSITIONS IN THE NATION
Half of all surveyed technology employers across the region say they experience difficulty filling cybersecurity openings
14% OF THE NATION’S CYBER JOB OPENINGS ARE IN GREATER WASHINGTON
Cybersecurity incubators and investors like MACH37 and In-Q-Tel call the Greater Washington region home.
The region’s proximity to, and expertise in, serving the federal government is critical in policymaking and implementation.
Greater Washington boasts unparalleled educational opportunities through local colleges and universities.
Comprehensive listing of current cyber job openings in Virginia.
The Virginia Cyber Security Commission brings together experts from public and private sectors to find ways to promote Virginia’s cybersecurity assets, resources and opportunities associated with the Commonwealth’s cybersecurity programs. The Cyber Virginia website provides news, information, reports and other published content, and details on workforce and educational opportunities.
MACH37™ is America’s premier market-centric cybersecurity accelerator and is designed to facilitate the creation of the next generation of cybersecurity product companies.
A collaborative effort led by Norfolk State University with 13 colleges and universities, one public school district, two national laboratories, and a DOD facility that together are working to develop a K-20 pipeline for the cybersecurity workforce.
Comprehensive listing of current cyber job openings in the Washington, D.C. area.
A list of the colleges and universities in the Washington, D.C. area that offer degrees in cyber security.
A list of the events hosted by this chapter that include Conferences, Special Seminars, Exam Review Courses, networking mixers, and social events. This page provides a list of current and completed events as well as event descriptions and contacts.
Comprehensive listing of current cyber job openings in Maryland.
TEDCO is the hub of Maryland’s entrepreneurial network where startups find mentors, organizational assistance, facilities for daily operations, and a roadmap for success.
The NCCoE, a part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is a collaborative hub where industry organizations, government agencies, and academic institutions work together to address businesses’ most pressing cybersecurity challenges.
CPAM addresses the challenges of a lack of an adequate pool of skilled cyber workers, the shortage of laboratory facilities to support cyber training, a lack of training in flexible modalities and barriers to learning for underserved populations.