Carnegie Mellon University
October 18, 2016

National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Our Shared Responsibility Conference

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and this year's theme is "Our Shared Responsibility". ISO is hosting a free mini-conference for faculty, staff and students on October 24, 2016 from 9:00 until 1:30 in Rangos 3. The morning session (9-11:30) is geared towards faculty and staff and begins with an opening by our VP of Operations, Dr Rodney McClendon and continues with emerging cyber threats, business continuity and disaster recovering planning, strengthening authentication, and improving password management with password managers. The afternoon session (12-1:30) is geared towards students and includes discussion on careers in Cyber Security and securing Google Apps for Education.

Seating is limited, please register!

Staff and Faculty can register for the morning sessions through FocusU at:

Students can register for the afternoon sessions via Handshake. Go to, click on the "Attend a Career Fair/Event" box within the blue HandShake banner, scroll down the "Events This Month" page and look for "National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Our Shared Responsibility".

More Information and agenda is available at