Registration Open For Winter IT Workshops

CCC Information Security & ICT Accessibility Workshops, Jan 8-9, 2018Registration is open for the winter IT workshops, presented by the California Community Colleges (CCC) Information Security and Accessibility centers. The workshops will be held January 8-9, 2018, at Evergreen Valley College, San Jose.

This two-day event will follow the same format as previous co-located security and accessibility workshops, with Day One focused on information security and Day Two focused on information and communication technology (ICT) accessibility.

Individuals can sign up to attend one or both days. There is no charge to attend, though seating is limited to 100 attendees each day. Register here.

Info Security: Monday, January 8

The first workshop will be presented by the CCC Information Security Center. This full day of sessions will explore a variety of information security topics, with presentations geared primarily toward technology leadership and decision makers.

Organized by Jeff Holden, Chief Information Security Officer for the CCC Technology Center, the workshop will explore information security risks and strategies, and services available to colleges through the Information Security Center, including free, unlimited access to SSL certificates, vulnerability assessment scanning and management, and static code and web application testing, among others.

ICT Accessibility: Tuesday, January 9

The second day will be presented by the CCC Accessibility Center in partnership with the High Tech Center Training Unit. This workshop is geared toward campus administrators, information professionals, technology decision makers, instructional designers, and others whose role involves developing policies and processes for ICT accessibility, and developing or procuring products and services for public use.

Organized by Sean Keegan, Director of the CCC Accessibility Center, the workshop will explore accessibility standards, liabilities, best practices and some of the resources available to colleges through the Accessibility Center, including automated accessibility audit tools, document accessibility services as well as a new accessibility “help desk” service.

Hotel Or Mileage Comp

As a special offer from the High Tech Center Training Unit, those who attend the ICT Accessibility workshop on Tuesday, January 9, will be eligible for up to $200 reimbursement for either hotel accommodations or mileage to the event.

Reimbursement forms will be available at the workshop. Please contact the Accessibility Center for more information at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Crista Souza is the TechEDge News Editor


 

 

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