About the Wicked6 Cyber Games
Wicked6 is a fundraiser and cybersecurity exhibition in a thrilling esports arena in Las Vegas on August 8, 2019. It’s a week when cybersecurity leaders from around the world come to Las Vegas, and all are welcome to come by to experience this exciting and unique cyber competition as a player, sponsor, or avid fan. Wicked6 will raise funds for the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit that promotes training, mentoring and more to advance women and girls in cybersecurity careers.
Help Us Reach Our Goals
To raise funds for the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu for the cybersecurity training of women and girls.
To create an audience experience with a venue and spectators that demonstrate how cyber games are as exciting as physical sports.
To exhibit how high-performing cyber athletes develop skills in competition that directly connect to job skills.
About Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu
The Wicked6 Cyber Games event will raise funds for the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu (WSC), a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to advance women in cybersecurity careers by providing programs and partnerships that promote hands-on training, networking, education, mentoring, resource-sharing and other professional opportunities. WSC funds go toward hacker camps, STEM camps, workshops, study groups, mentorships and speaker programs and support the development of girls beginning in middle school and women throughout their cybersecurity careers.
WSC serves thousands of women across the globe by bringing awareness to and advancing careers in cybersecurity. The WSC community includes information security professionals, IT professionals, programmers, computer scientists and engineers, as well as women wanting to explore and join the field. Recognizing the importance of encouraging girls to embrace a future in STEM-related professions through its Cyberjutsu Girls Academy, WSC provides a unique hands-on curriculum focused on securing information technology. For more information, visit http://cyberjutsugirls.org or http://www.womenscyberjutsu.org.
The Official Marketing Provider of the Wicked6 Cyber Games
Katzcy is the official marketing partner for the Wicked6 Cyber Games. Katzcy’s team are cybersecurity experts, business strategists, and digital and event marketing specialists. We help technology firms grow by amplifying their strengths and making introductions to partners, analysts, influencers and market experts who can help make things happen.
The Official Platform Provider of the Wicked6 Cyber Games
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Lecturer at Interdisciplinary Telecom Program at CU Boulder, Instructional Designer at Circadence and Commissioner at National Cyber League
All aspects of the Wicked6 Cyber Games are being planned and coordinated with the guidance of leading cybersecurity experts from the public and private sectors. Our esteemed Advisory Board includes these individuals.