The cybersecurity workforce is facing a shortage of trained professionals as we become more computer, data-driven, and network-based society. How can we prepare California’s workforce for the cybersecurity and IT labor market needs of the future? Join us for a CCST Expert Briefing as we discuss opportunities and challenges of an ever-increasing demand for cybersecurity professionals.
Held March 29th, 2023, in partnership with the office of Assemblymember Carlos Villapudua, Chair of the Committee on Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy.
Advisory Services Program Chief, California Information Security Office
California Department of Technology
Senior Director of Development | California Cybersecurity Institute (CCI), Cal Poly
Tony Coulson, PhD
Professor | CSU San Bernardino
Markus Geissler, PhD
Professor, Computer Information Science | Cosumnes River College
Instructor, Cyber Academic Pathway | Moreno Valley Unified School District
About the California Council on Science and Technology
The California Council on Science and Technology is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization established via the California State Legislature — making California’s policies stronger with science and technology since 1988. We engage leading experts in science and technology to advise State policymakers — ensuring that California policy is strengthened and informed by scientific knowledge, research, and innovation.