OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE HOSTS CYBERSECURITY SERIES  w/ Women in Security Mentors, Dr. Cheryl Cooper

On Friday, November 13, Dr. Cheryl Cooper will provide an overview of the cybersecurity environment — vulnerabilities, privacy and information liability, cyber-attacks and counter cyber-measures, the effect of COVID-19 and remote learning, and a look ahead at future cybersecurity challenges. She will also talk about the gap in the number of women and minorities in STEM careers and how to get started in the field for those interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity.

Dr. Cooper holds a doctorate in Computer Science and has 20 years of telecommunication and cybersecurity experience with Sprint and T-Mobile corporations. She is an adjunct professor teaching Cyber Security and the founder and president of Women in Security Mentors Inc., whose mission is to promote women and minorities in STEM careers.

This program begins at 1 p.m. eastern via WebEx. For information, contact Jonathan Weiss in OCC’s Computer Science Department at jweiss@ocean.edu.

Date: November 13, 2020

Time: 1 p.m. Eastern, 12p.m. Central

WebEx details for the program are as follows:

Meeting number: 132 166 4203
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