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Future of Cybersecurity Workforce

Rita Marty
Rodney Petersen
Kathleen Hyde
Rachel Zimmerman
Cyberattacks are not only increasing in frequency, but they are costing companies and its victims larger financial losses. It is a perfect storm when it comes to building a cybersecurity workforce across various industries. With a current gap of approximately 3.5 million cybersecurity jobs, why are we struggling to fill these jobs? What is our expectation for knowledge and skills for cybersecurity workforce candidates? And what is the future landscape of the cybersecurity profession? We will explore and learn ways for our cybersecurity workforce to be how we want our networks to be: reliable, trustworthy, and resilient.