Cyber Defense Competition

Students are invited to register for Argonne National Laboratory's inaugural Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, in which teams will come together to design and defend the CyberInnovations Critical Housing Company system from attack. CCHC is a mock corporation in Metropolitan, Illinois, that provides hosting support to key infrastructure within the region. Local power plants and water treatment systems rely on CCHC to ensure their cyber infrastructure is efficient and resilient from attacks.

Competing teams will be provided with physical and technical infrastructure equipment to build a secure network.

When:                         April 23, 2016
Time:                           8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Where:                        Argonne National Laboratory
                                    Theory and Computing Sciences Conference Center (TCS)
                                    Lemont, Illinois
Who:                           University and College Teams (up to 6 students)
Registration Fee:       Free

Watch this video or visit the competition's website for more details.

Interested teams must register by April 1, 2016.