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Free college student admission to CyberMaryland 2013

Full-time college and university students are eligible for free admission to the CyberMaryland 2013 conference, Oct. 8-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Students must register online by Oct. 1, and use the case sensitive code UMstudent to receive complimentary admission. The normal discounted rate for full-time students is $55. Governor Martin O’Malley launched CyberMaryland in January 2010 to support the state’s booming cybersecurity industry. The […]

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10 reasons not to miss CyberMaryland 2013

Fueled by federal investment and an evolving technological landscape, Maryland is becoming a worldwide leader in cybersecurity. To celebrate the state’s booming industry, promote growth and foster the next generation of cyber experts, CyberMaryland 2013 will be held Oct. 8-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center. The two-day conference is sponsored by CyberMaryland, Maryland’s cybersecurity initiative launched by Governor Martin […]

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Sen. Mikulski to participate in National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence partners signing

Maryland U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski plans to participate in a signing ceremony at the National Institute of Standards and Technology for new private sector partners that will collaborate with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence on Monday, April 15. According to a statement from the senator’s office: The new partners will pledge to contribute hardware […]

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Maryland cybersecurity company Sourcefire names new CEO

Prominent Maryland cybersecurity company Sourcefire announced this week that board member John Becker will become the new CEO. Former CEO John Burris retired in October and is being treated for cancer. Becker said in a statement released by the company: “I am honored and excited to be named Sourcefire’s CEO. As a board member, I have witnessed firsthand how Sourcefire has established […]

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GovConnects to focus on Fort Meade business opportunities

GovConnects’ monthly business breakfast series will focus on business opportunities, including cybersecurity needs, in Fort Meade, Maryland. Presentations are planned April 30, starting at 7:45 a.m. at the University of Maryland University College at 6865 Deerpath Road in Elkridge. Tickets, $35 for members and $45 for non-members, are available on the GovConnects website. Find the full flier promoting […]

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