Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security

Schedule of Events

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Monday, July 24

Time
Activity
Location
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast IMPORTANT: Please drop your student off at the registration table located at:
University Club — Ballroom B
123 University Place
Pittsburgh, PA  15260
9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Welcoming Remarks by David J. Hickton
Founding Director, University of Pittsburgh Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security, and former U.S. Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania
University Club
(2nd Floor, Ballroom B)
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Group Assignments
Students will break into groups and instructors will escort them to their assigned University Computer Lab elsewhere on campus
University Club
(2nd Floor, Ballroom B)
10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Module 1
Introduction to the CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Defense Competition, cybersecurity career opportunities, cyber ethics, online safety, how computers work, and cyber threats
University Computer Labs
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Keynote by Soo C. Song
Acting U.S. Attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania
University Club
(2nd Floor, Ballroom B)
1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Module 1
Continued
University Computer Labs
3:00 p.m. Dismissal IMPORTANT: Please pick your student up at their assigned building
(see 7/21/17 email)

Tuesday, July 25

Time
Activity
Location
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Module 2
Cybersecurity principles, virtual machines, basic Windows security policies and tools, and account management
Students report directly to
University Computer Labs
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Keynote by Audrey Russo
President and CEO, Pittsburgh Technology Council
University Club
(2nd Floor, Ballroom B)
1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Module 2
Continued
University Computer Labs
3:00 p.m. Dismissal Students depart from
University Computer Labs

Wednesday, July 26

Time
Activity
Location
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Module 3
Windows file protections, auditing and monitoring, introduction to Server 2008 and introduction to Linux
Students report directly to
University Computer Labs
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Keynote by William M. Carter Jr.
Dean, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Alumni Hall
(Connolly Ballroom)
1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Module 3
Continued
University Computer Labs
3:00 p.m. Dismissal Students depart from
University Computer Labs

Thursday, July 27

Time
Activity
Location
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Module 4
Ubuntu teminology and concepts, basic graphical user interface security, basic command line security, and intermediate Ubunti security
Students report directly to
University Computer Labs
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Keynote by Patrick Gallagher
Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh
Alumni Hall
(Connolly Ballroom)
1:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Module 4
Continued
University Computer Labs
3:00 p.m. Dismissal Students depart from
University Computer Labs

Friday, July 28

Time
Activity
Location
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Module 5
CyberPatriot mini-competition
Students report directly to
University Computer Labs
11:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Closing Keynote by Dr. Christopher Howard
President, Robert Morris University
Awards Ceremony and Reception
Presenters: David J. Hickton, Dr. Michael Giazzoni, and Ray Winstead of the University of Pittsburgh 
 
William Pitt Union
(Assembly Room)

A big thank you to these instructors for their time and commitment:

Christine Robb, Bethel Park High School
Melissa Milanak, Blairsville-Saltsburg School District
Toni Stith, Carnegie Science Center
Beth Zboran, Freeport Area High School
Stephen Mancini, National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance (NCFTA)
Daniel Hickton, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Joseph Stabile, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
Cara Moser, South Allegheny Elementary
Brian Pasquini, University of Pittsburgh Computing Services and Systems Development (CSSD)
David Atkinson, University of Pittsburgh CSSD
Jeff Walzer, University of Pittsburgh CSSD
James Weaver, University of Pittsburgh CSSD
Ray Winstead, University of Pittsburgh CSSD
Anthony Rodi, University of Pittsburgh Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business
Cole Antolak, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Kim Getz, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Susan Tanski, Woodland Hills School District

A special thanks to these organizations and University of Pittsburgh affiliates for their support:

National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance
University of Pittsburgh Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security
Robert Morris University
U.S. Attorney's Office
University of Pittsburgh Blue and Gold Society
University of Pittsburgh College in High School
University of Pittsburgh Computing Services and Systems Development
University of Pittsburgh Conference Services
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
University of Pittsburgh Office of the Chancellor
University of Pittsburgh School of Law