2014-2015 San Diego Mayors’ Cyber Cup

Open to middle & high school students within Southern California


Cyber Cup Goals

  • Encourage students to learn more about information assurance and computer security
  • Provide an educational venue in which students are able to apply the theories and practical skills they have learned
  • Foster a spirit of teamwork, ethical behavior and effective communication both within and across teams
  • Create interest and awareness among participating schools and students
  • Encourage students to consider information assurance and computer security as possible career paths or courses of study in higher education

Mentor a Team

Localschoolsneedmentorstohelp theirteams prepare for the competition. If you are a cybersecurity professional and would like to mentor a team please contact Chris Simpson at: chris@brightmoonsecurity.com

Competition Series

  • October-December 2014 Mentor assignments
  • Week of January 5th & January 12th, 2015 Coach/Mentor Information Sessions via WebEx
  • January 19-23, 2015; 8am-6pm Practice Round I
  • February 16-20, 2015; 8am-6pm Practice Round II
  • February 27-28, 2015; 8am-6pm Qualification Round I
  • March 6-7, 2015; 8am-6pm Qualification Round II
  • March 28, 2015
    Finals Round 10:00am-5:00pm
    Reception and Awards Banquet 5:30pm-8:00pm

General information : http://ndia-sd.org/cyber-cup
Information on Team Sign-up: barnold@ucsd.edu