International Cyber Security at COBO Center


The North American International Cyber Summit 2014 is the third Michigan Cyber Summit hosted by Michigan Governor Rick Snyder. The event is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 17 at the COBO Center. The Summit will bring together experts from across the globe to address a variety of cyber security issues affecting the world in business, education, government, defense, law enforcement and personal use. The agenda for the event will feature internationally recognized keynote speakers as well as experts from around the country.

To learn more and register for the event, please visit the site to secure your seat.

NCCF Virtual Career Fair: A Click Away from Employment


The second National Cybersecurity Career Fair (NCCF) is coming! NCCF is a free virtual event put on by the SANS Institute, (ISC)2, Cyber Aces, OWASP, and others, to be held on November 20-21, 2014. This innovative event connects top cybersecurity talent with leading employers in the industry such as Juniper, Solutionary, NBC Universal, CBS, Partners Healthcare, and more! Registration and more information for the event can be found here. To further connect with NCCF, visit their Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn!

RIIS Android Application Workshop


Interested in learning about Android development, along with the tools and technologies used to create mobile applications? Join Godfrey Nolan, founder of Research Into Internet (RIIS), and CyberOU in an Android Development Talk and Workshop, on Friday, October 24th (11:00 AM – 2:00 PM) in the 566 Engineering Center Computer Lab. This workshop will provide you with information on the current industry and demands of mobile application development, as well as give you insight on the daily business of firms such as RIIS. For more information about RIIS and its recently opened Troy location, please visit the riis homepage.

Compuware Tech Talk


Join CyberOU next week as we welcome Compuware, the largest technology company in Michigan, to Oakland on Thursday, October 23rd (11:30 AM – 1:30 PM) in Elliott Hall Auditorium (242). Compuware will be hosting a technological talk about Application Performance Management technology. APM technology can be used for production monitoring, performance engineering, user analytics, and launch readiness. Compuware will also discuss APM’s importance with today’s technology, followed by details about career and training opportunities available at Compuware.

To learn more about Compuware’s innovative work and opportunities, please visit their website, Facebook, or Twitter for the most updated information.

SRC Cyber: Avoid a Breach!


There has been a 782% increase in cyber security incidents from 2006-2012. Companies such as SRC Cyber are pressured to create new products and tools that defend against potential threats and aid in recovery. Breaches can happen to anyone at anytime. For more information about cyber security instances over the last decade, please read the infographic on SRC’s website on how to avoid a breach.

Ford Day


OU Alumni and now members of the Ford IT team will be on campus hosting Ford Day! Join the Ford IT team on Thursday, September 25th (11:00 am – 1:00 pm), for an interactive discussion panel to discuss and learn about a day in the life of a Ford IT employee, career opportunities and how to get involved. Ford vehicles will be on display as well – including a Mustang and F-150! Go further and discover your future with Ford!