Hacking the Profession: Building Skills and Career Paths for the Future

Tuesday, May 05 | 12:00PM–12:45PM
Session Type: Professional Development
The role of the security professional is evolving rapidly. What skills does a security professional need, now and in the future? What skills do you need to succeed in your current position, as well as the positions to which you aspire? What resources exist to help you enhance existing skills and address gaps? Join us for a session to help determine the skills needed by security professionals. Learn how to assess your existing skills and get advice on how to enhance your skill set using existing community resources.

OUTCOMES: Determine the critical skills needed by security professionals * Assess existing skills to determine areas for enhancement and skills gaps * Match skills gaps to available community resources to increase career success


  • Michael Berman

    Executive Strategic Consultant, Vantage Technology Consulting Group
  • Jodi Ito

    CISO, University of Hawaii System Office
  • Tammy Loper

    Vice President, Information Technology & Security, The University of Tampa
  • Melissa Woo

    Executive Vice President for Administration & CIO, Michigan State University

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