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FISSEA - Federal Information Security Educators FISSEA

Project Overview

FISSEA, founded in 1987, is an organization run by and for Federal government information security professionals to assist Federal agencies in strengthening their employee cybersecurity awareness and training programs. FISSEA conducts an annual fee-based conference.

 

33rd Annual Conference

2020 Vision: Bringing the Future of Cybersecurity Awareness and Training into Focus

Important Announcement:
NIST and the FISSEA Program Committee have decided to cancel the FISSEA Conference originally scheduled for June 2020 and will offer a monthly webinar series in its place.

Introducing:

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SUMMER SERIES 2020

Please join cybersecurity awareness and training professionals from across the federal government and supporting industries to discover creative and innovative approaches to information security awareness and training in federal environments. The virtual, monthly webinar series this Summer will share some of the best insights from the community selected from the Call for Proposals and will Feature the traditional FISSEA contests and awards.

► July 20, 2020, 1:00-2:30 pm

“CyberRap, Music, Dance, Gamification,and Fun in Cybersecurity Training”
Featuring:  Preparing for National Cyber Security Awareness Month presented by the National Cyber Security Alliance

► August 17, 2020, 1:00-2:30 pm

“Adaptive Learning: Utilizing AI and Social Collaboration for User-Centric Training Results”
Featuring:  Presentation of the FISSEA Security Awareness and Training Contest Winners

► September 21, 2020, 1:00-2:30 pm

Webinar is being finalized.

►►For more information, and the link to register, please go here.

You can still participate in the FISSEA 2020 Summer Series.
Find us on social media by searching for #FISSEA2020. 

FISSEA Security Awareness and Training Contest. Submissions are due July 24th, 2020.
FISSEA Cybersecurity Awareness and Training Innovator Award (formerly Educator of the Year award).  Nominations are due August 7th, 2020.

 

SAVE THE DATE for FISSEA 2021
June 16-17, 2021
NIST, Gaithersburg, MD
 

About FISSEA

FISSEA, founded in 1987, is an organization run by and for Federal government information security professionals to assist Federal agencies in strengthening their employee cybersecurity awareness and training programs.

Purpose

Elevate the general level of information security knowledge for the federal government and federally-related workforce.

Serve as a professional forum for the exchange of information and improvement of information systems security awareness and training programs throughout the federal government.

Provide for the professional development of community members.

Organization

FISSEA seeks to bring together information security professionals.

Each year, an award is presented to a candidate selected as Innovator of the Year (formerly Educator of the Year), honoring distinguished accomplishments in information security training programs.

Created May 24, 2016, Updated July 02, 2020