The Cybersecurity Woman of the Year (CSWY), is an annual global awards event spotlighting women for their outstanding achievements in the field of security. Cyber Security Hub is partnering with CSWY to identify potential role models for women considering a cybersecurity career. It is their plan to amplify the messages from a new generation of women working in security. Doing so will demonstrate that cybersecurity is both viable and exciting for women looking to have an impact on an industry eager to change and invite new input into the field. Watch this space for further detail. In the meantime, TF7 focuses on the unique challenges women face in cyber security.
Vice President of Government & Public Affairs at Cox Communications, Nneka Chiazor joins co-host Andy Bonillo on Episode #174 of Task Force 7 Radio to share her passion of empowering women who are experiencing “hope outages”. Nneka also discusses the impact on constant communications during the pandemic and the negative impact on psychological well being and how we’ve added psychological safety to corporate business continuity plans. We finished up the show discussing diversity and inclusion in cybersecurity and scratched the surface on neurodiversity.