Past Events

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ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 Plenary and Working Group Meetings

Brief: ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 develops International Standards, Technical Reports, and Technical Specifications within the field of information and IT security. Standardization activity by this subcommittee includes general methods, management system requirements, techniques and guidelines to address both information security and privacy. SC 27 develops key cyber security industry international standards such as the ISO/IEC 27000 series of standards used by organisations globally. Attended by national delegates from all participating and observing ISO member countries and organisations, this is the first time this global event is held in New Zealand and it is co-organised by the Cyber Security Researchers of Waikato and the Cloud Security Alliance.

Date: 18 April - 25 April 2017

Location: The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

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STRATUS Forum 2016

Brief: Join us for a half-day public engagement forum conducted by scientists and industry partners of the NZD12.23 million (incl. GST), MBIE-funded STRATUS research project. The key goal of the STRATUS research project is to create a pipeline of NZ-made, science-led technological exports which focus on empowering users with control over their data in cloud computing environments by 2020. During the forum, the public can visit booths explaining the technology transfer process and engage with the STRATUS research teams.

Date: 5 December 2016

Location: MBIE Building, Wellington, New Zealand

For more details: https://stratus.org.nz/

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New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge 2016

Brief: Help us capture wanted cyber criminals in our third annual Cyber Security Challenge.

Date: 14th July - 15th July 2016

Location: The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

For more details: https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.nz/

New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge 2015

New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge 2015

Brief: Help us capture the pirates in our second annual Cyber Security Challenge.

Date: 17th September - 18th September 2015

Location: The University of Waikato Campus

For more details: https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.nz/2015

New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge 2014

New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge 2014

Brief: Pandemic has struck! MB-025 or more commonly known as the zombie-virus, a residue from the recent bio-war blow out has started its rampage in the neighbouring states. You knew this would come. It is just a matter of time.

Date: 18th September - 19th September 2014

Location: The University of Waikato Campus

For more details: https://cybersecuritychallenge.org.nz/2014