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My Journey into Cybersecurity at NIST

June 23, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Join us June 23rd from 12pm-1250pm for our workshop on My Journey into Cybersecurity at NIST.

Join Nakia as she discusses her journey into cybersecurity at NIST and relevant NIST frameworks and resources that can help individuals map out their career.

Speaker Name: 

Nakia Grayson

Speaker Bio:

Nakia Grayson is part of the Privacy Engineering Program at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). She supports the Privacy Engineering Program with development of privacy risk management best practices, guidance and communications efforts. She also leads Supply Chain Assurance project efforts at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE). Nakia serves as the Contracting Officer Representative for NIST cybersecurity contracts. She holds a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice from University of Maryland-Eastern Shore and a Master’s in Information Technology, Information Assurance and Business Administration from the University of Maryland University College. She is the D.C., Maryland and Virginia (DMV) Chapter Lead for Women's Society of Cyberjutsu. 

Virtual Cyber Workshop

In an effort to keep our members, the Greater Washington DC region, and the world informed and connected we are holding a series of FREE Cyber workshops for who is interested!  We want to give you an outlet as we all adjust to the new norms we are faced with as a result of the escalating health concerns related to the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  As such, we hope you can join us. We have a great lineup of presenters who will cover a variety of interesting topics for which one (1) CPE can be earned for each webinar attended. You will need to self-certify, however, as GWDC will not be sending you a CPE certificate.

In case you missed our cyber workshops, click here to view all recordings. 


June 23, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
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