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The IT landscape is constantly changing, and cybersecurity approaches and technology must…

Talent Development

Estimates based on cybersecurity job postings indicate that employers seek more than…

Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

A core part of CCI is to support cybersecurity innovation commercialization and…


Executive Director

Professor Jeffrey H. Reed is the interim Executive Director of the Commonwealth…

Southwest Virginia Node Director

Professor Gretchen Matthews is the Director of the Southwest Virginia Node of…

Northern Virginia Node Director

Liza Wilson Durant is the Director of the Northern Virginia Node of…

Central Virginia Node Director

Professor Erdem Topsakal is the Director of the Central Virginia Node. Topsakal…

Coastal Virginia Node Director

Professor Brian K. Payne is the Director of the Coastal Virginia Node.…
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