SVCSI Main Programs for UNiSEC
Summer Research Camp
SVCSI provides a unique opportunity for undergraduate students and high school students to work with our faculty across the USA in edge-cutting cybersecurity projects. It is a paid internship job for undergraduate students. They will have close one-to-one mentorship from our cybersecurity faculty at SVCSI.
SVCSI hosts the Silicon Valley Cybersecurity Conference (SVCC) which is an annual conference in the Bay Area to bring together researchers, practitioners, educators, underrepresented communities, and others interested in the latest advances in the security of computer systems and networks.
It is a cybersecurity Hackathon, called CyberWarrior, for professionals, college students, and high school students. Through hands-on exercises, we train all-level UNiSEC groups for cybersecurity workforce development.
Tutorials & Training
SVCSI provides various tutorial sessions to educate UNiSEC groups in diverse new emerging areas including machine learning, deep learning, biosecurity, blockchain, and so on. Also, through a bi-monthly seminar from industry and academia, we promote up-to-date cybersecurity trends for our community.
Industry Hands-on Programs
SVCSI aims to invite the industry to share cybersecurity techniques and visions for our community. SVCSI aims to adapt new industry perspectives for our cybersecurity research and education.
Our SVCSI members can advise their careers for UNiSEC groups who are interested in developing their future careers in cybersecurity.
Advising Long-term Research Projects
It is a long-term research program at SVCSI. Through intensive interactions and activities, SVCSI enables our community to collaborate with each other in a cybersecurity project with UNiSEC groups.
SVCSI will establish a credential program to train people in specialized cybersecurity areas through industry partners. The specialized areas will include various special areas based on our faculty expertise and our industry partners. but it is not limited to, such as network security, system security, software security, blockchain security, AI-based cybersecurity, biosecurity, and so on.
SVCSI provides a scholarship to support cybersecurity-related careers, such as cybersecurity conference registration fees, workshops, tutorials, etc.