Cybersecurity Center

Making Security A Reality. Securing Our Future.

At VCU Cybersecurity Center, we are making the theory and practice of security a reality.

NSA and DHS logo on top of an image of VCU building

VCU designated as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Research (August, 2020)
as well as a Center of Academic Excellence Cybersecurity Defense (October, 2019)


VCU Cybersecurity Center Speaker Series

Speaker Series BG Norris

Cyber security and future workforce in defending information technology infrastructure

Major General Jan C. Norris
Deputy Chief Information Officer (IMA), The Office of the Chief Information Officer, United States Army Reserve

Hosted by Milos Manic, Ph.D., FIEEE, FCCI
November 4, 2022 11 a.m.–Noon (Eastern Time)
VCU College of Engineering West Hall, Room 106

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2022 Cybersecurity Career Panel

2022 Cybersecurity Career Panel

The event will feature five prominent cybersecurity professionals discussing a wide array of topics on careers in cybersecurity.

  • Bob Austin - President, Kore Logic
  • Jason Belford - CISO, University of Virginia
  • Tyson Martin - Principal CIO, CISO, CEO & Board Advisor, Amazon Web Services
  • Beth Waller - Principal and Chair, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Practice, Wood Rogers
  • Michael Watson - CISO and Deputy CIO, Commonwealth of Virginia

Hosted by Dan Han and Milos Manic
October 28, 2022 | 4 - 6 p.m. (Eastern Time)

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Previous Speakers and Events

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INL/VCU Cybersecurity Center Collaboration Virtual Event
Topics Covered:

  • INL and National & Homeland Security Overview
  • Cyber Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII) Briefing
  • INL Wireless Security Institute and 5G Research
  • Digital Innovation Center of Excellence (DICE)
  • Energy Cyber Research Discussion
  • Secure Renewables and Grid Integration
  • University Partnerships Overview

Moderated by Milos Manic
November 29, 10:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. (Eastern Time)

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Description of Upcoming Talk

Cybersecurity Careers in the FBI
Christopher Cope, Supervisory Special Agent, Cyber Squad FBI, Richmond Division
Moderated by Milos Manic
October 29, 11 a.m.- noon (Eastern Time)

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Avoiding Complacency in Securing Operational Technology Environments
Edward Rhyne, M.B.A., M.S Senior Technical Advisor U.S. Department of Energy
Moderated by Milos Manic
Thursday, Apr. 29, 2021, | 11 a.m. - Noon (Eastern Time)

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Discovering, Developing, Growing and Capturing Funding Opportunities
Eric S. Peterson , Ph.D. President, ESP Research, Inc.
Moderated by Milos Manic
11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. EST | Thursday, March 11

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Cybersecurity in Manufacturing
Wayne Austad, Idaho National Laboratory/CyManII
Moderated by Milos Manic
11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. EST | Thursday, Feb. 11

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VCU Cybersecurity Center Seminar Series

Previous Speakers

CCI AI Testbed Overview
Dr. Abdul Rahman
Moderated by Milos Manic
11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. EST | Friday, April 2

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Cyber Physical Security Systems for Smart Grid
Dr. Manimaran Govindarasu Iowa State University
Moderated by Milos Manic
11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. EST | Friday, March 12

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Transforming Cybersecurity Education in the Commonwealth
Dr. David Raymond The Virginia Cyber Range
Moderated by Milos Manic
11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m. EST | Thursday, Feb. 18

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Speaker Series BG Norris