How to Become a Cybersecurity Expert: Stories and Lessons from SANS Nik Alleyne

  • Webcast Aired Wednesday, 19 May 2021 10:00AM EDT (19 May 2021 14:00 UTC)
  • Speaker: Nik Alleyne

SANS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force is focusing on being intentional about developing a pipeline of BIPOC excellence into the IT and Cybersecurity field. We know we can do more, so we are. In addition to the various initiatives in the works, we want to help inspire and motivate up-and-coming BIPOC cybersecurity professionals in our midst already by introducing you to the possibilities of what your future could hold.

In this webcast, SANS Certified Instructor, Nik Alleyne is going to share his story about how he ended up in IT, transitioned to cybersecurity, what his work looks like now, his goals for the future, and key lessons from his journey. We hope you enjoy his story and come prepared to pepper him with questions.

Learn more about SANS DEI efforts and SANS+HBCU.