Constructing a Cybersecurity Internship Program

Tuesday, June 02 | 2:30PM–3:00PM ET
Session Type: Virtual
Delivery Format: Standard Presentation
Want to use students in security operations but not sure how to start? This session is for you. CSU launched an internship program to complement the classroom that gives students hands-on experience while addressing operational resource challenges in security. Start your own program, leveraging our insights on project choice, staff acceptance, and team building.

Outcomes: Identify good practices for internship development and structure * Explore implementation struggles and lessons learned at CSU * Plan a successful implementation of a student cybersecurity internship program


  • Steve Lovaas

    Chief Information Security Officer, Colorado State University
  • Kelly Poto

    Information Security Specialist, Colorado State University