Cyber Skills Pathway: Mapping your Cyber Career Event - 26th October 2021

AustCyber Canberra Innovation Node has partnered with the University of Canberra, Canberra Institute of Technology, the Australian National University, and UNSW Institute for Cyber Security to deliver a FREE cyber security careers showcase during CyberWeek 2021 which will:

 Introduce you to each of the four educational institutions offering cyber security study and help you decide where you fit: ANU, UC, UNSW, CIT

  • Gain insights into different kinds of cyber employers: commercial and financial, government, defence and national intelligence, small and medium enterprise
  • Provide insights into a ‘day in the life’ of a cyber security professional across a range of roles: pen tester, analyst, architect, engineer
  • Showcase career pathways in the dynamic and rapidly growing cyber security sector.

Come along on Tuesday, 26th October to hear about studying and working in cyber security in Canberra:

    • WHERE do you study? Panel discussion with speakers from Canberra educational institutions that offer a wide variety of study pathways in cyber security.
    • WHO do you work for? A panel featuring speakers from a range of cyber employers - government, small business, Defence and Intelligence, large multinationals, finance, telecommunications.
    • WHAT do you do? A panel of current cyber workforce from both vocational and tertiary educational backgrounds talk about their roles and what they do each day. Eg pen tester; analyst; architect; engineer.

Visit the Virtual Exhibition Hall
Check out information from educational institutions and cyber security organisations about how to start your cyber security journey. 

Gather information on courses available, intern and graduate programs and what different kinds of services cyber security companies offer. Early access from 3.45pm

Do you have questions about your cyber security pathway?
After the panels, head to the Networking Lounges to talk to careers advisors, recruiters, employers, cadetship and internship program managers from educational institutions and the cyber security industry. 

Ask questions about your study path, career options, and understand what a career in cyber security can look like.

Hope to see you there!!

For information and to register, go to


Application closing date

26 October 2021
Applications open for this opportunity: 
15 Oct 2021
Study level: 

Updated:  10 August 2021/Responsible Officer:  Dean, CECS/Page Contact:  CECS Marketing