Event Timeline

Below is a guide to the event, including some specific dates.

A full event schedule can be found here. This schedule is not final and will continue updating.

In addition to student presentations, we will host panels, high level speakers, and career/recruitment efforts during the competition.

Intelligence Inject One Release

On Friday, October 18th you will receive your first intelligence packet via email and a set of instructions for the event deliverable. One team member must confirm receipt of these materials.

Written Policy Brief Due

On Friday, November 1st by noon your team must submit a written policy brief that follows the guidance and requirements outlined in the instructions. The briefs count towards your second round qualifying score.

Event Day One

Cyber 9/12 kicks off on Friday, November 8th. Your team is responsible for bringing eight copies of your decision document to the event, which you will hand to your judging panel before your oral brief.

Evening Reception

We will announce the advancing teams and award competition prizes at the evening reception on Friday, November 8th. Keep an eye out for our event schedule and required RSVP information for the reception.

Intelligence Inject Two Release

Advancing teams will receive the second intelligence packet via email shortly after the reception concludes. Instructions on deliverables will be included.

Event Day Two

Day two will begin with the semi-finalist teams presenting, like day one. The top 4 teams advance to the afternoon, final round with an abridged intelligence packet. Winners will be announced at the conclusion of the event.

Intelligence Inject Three Release

Finalist teams will receive the third intelligence report. They will have a limited window to prepare their oral brief.

Final Round

Teams will present their oral brief to a high-profile panel of judges from across the public and private sectors.