Activities & Events
Grant Proposal to the Department of Homeland Security
On August 22, 2016, the Center submitted a $1.9 million grant proposal to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The title of this proposal is A Multidisciplinary Graduate Degree Training Program in Cybersecurity. DHS is in the process of reviewing this proposal.
Symposium on Curriculum Development in Security and Information Assurance
The workshop on Curriculum Development in Security and Information Assurance (CDSIA) was held at San Jose State University in April 2014. The workshop attracted faculty members from over 40 universities nationwide and was co-sponsored by industry and the TRUST organization.
US Cyber Challenge CyberQuests Preparatory Day Camps
San Jose State University hosted the 2014 US Cyber Challenge CyberQuests Preparatory Day Camps. Results from online CyberQuest competitions were used to select candidates for admittance into the prestigious US Cyber Challenge Western Regional Cyber Security Camp to be held at SJSU in August 2014.
Women's Institute in Summer Enrichment
SJSU hosted Women's Institute in Summer Enrichment (WISE) 2013. WISE was a one-week residential summer program at NSF STC TRUST's SJSU campus that brought together graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and professors from all disciplines that were interested in Ubiquitous Secure Technology and the social, political, and economical ramifications that are associated with this technology. Thought leaders from academia, industry, and government come to WISE to teach power courses in several disciplines, including computer science, engineering, economics, law, and public policy. The one-week program allowed participants to explore opportunities for career development and to network with their peers.
Information Security Student Club
In 2013, SJSU established an Information Security student club. Club members participate in planning and executing the events/programs. They are also active in the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC) and other enrichment activities.