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Cyberwarfare conferences and events calendar for 2017

Mar 20, 20172 mins
Business ContinuityCareersCyberattacks

Special events for cyberwarfare thought leadership, networking, and career opportunities.

2017 will be the year of cyberwarfare, according to Paul Laudicina, chairman emeritus of A.T. Kearney.

In 2017, the scale of cyberattacks will increase, and a major economy will suffer a crippling attack on its critical infrastructure, predicts the A.T. Kearney Global Business Policy Council’s Top 10 Year-Ahead Predictions for 2017.

The management consulting firm states that the most likely targets are globally connected economies that have internet-enabled infrastructure and geopolitical foes, such as Germany, Japan, South Korea, the United States, and the Gulf Cooperation Council countries.

A report from Cybersecurity Ventures states that World War III is underway, and it’s cyber… timeline ad infinitum.

CSO’s Cybersecurity Business Report presents a timely list of 5 noteworthy cyberwarfare conferences for 2017. This is a special addendum to the 2017 cybersecurity events calendar featuring major and niche conferences posted on CSO earlier this year.

5 upcoming cyberwarfare conferences

April 30: TECHEXPO Top Secret Hiring Event, McLean Va. For experienced cyberwarfare and cyber intelligence professionals and employers.

June 6-7: 8th Annual Cyber/Electronic Warfare Convergence Conference, Charleston SC. Attendees must be have an active TS//SCI clearance.

June 25-26: ICCWS 2017 19th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security, Paris, France. Innovations and trends in Cyberwarfare.

June 29-30: 16th European Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security, Dublin, Ireland. Participants from more than 30 countries.

July 13-14: Electronic Warfare Olympics & Symposium, Colorado Springs Colo. A new Federal Business Council event.

The CSO Cybersecurity Business Report will be back with more cyberwarfare events in the second half of 2017.

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Steve Morgan is the founder and CEO at Cybersecurity Ventures and editor in chief of the Cybersecurity Market Report. The Cybersecurity Market Report is published quarterly and covers the business of cybersecurity, including global market sizing and industry forecasts from consolidated research by IT analyst firms, emerging trends, employment, the federal sector, hot companies to watch, notable M&A, investment and IPO activity, and more.