The UK's 2020 CyberFirst Girls competition opens soon
The 2020 CyberFirst Girls Competition is approaching and registration opens on 2 December 2019.
Over the years the competition has been running there has been a steady increase in the number of schools and the number of teams that each school has registered. This year there is an additional round and some of the challenges have been created by industry, including employees from NCC Group.
Here are some key dates for the competition, keep them in your diary!
- Registration opens - 2 December 2019
- Qualifier round - 13 to 22 January 2020
- Semi-final day - 8 February 2020
- Grand final - 15/16 March 2020
The online qualifier opens 2 December, links to the platform and more information about the competition are available here: https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/section/cyberfirst/girls-competition-online-round
About NCC Group
NCC Group exists to make the world safer and more secure.
As global experts in cyber security and risk mitigation, NCC Group is trusted by over 15,000 clients worldwide to protect their most critical assets from the ever-changing threat landscape.
With the company’s knowledge, experience and global footprint, it is best placed to help businesses identify, assess, mitigate and respond to the evolving cyber risks they face.
To support its mission, NCC Group continually invests in research and innovation, and is passionate about developing the next generation of cyber scientists.
With over 1,800 colleagues in 12 countries, NCC Group has a significant market presence in North America, continental Europe and the UK, and a rapidly growing footprint in Asia Pacific with offices in Australia and Singapore.