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 Director: Lorie M. Liebrock, Cramer 210B, (575) 835-6729

NMT Cybersecurity Centers Events


New Mexico Tech is developing two closely-related cybersecurity centers, one focused on cybersecurity education and the other focused on economic development for New Mexico.   The two centers are overseen by a single director, Dr. Lorie M. Liebrock, who reports to the Vice President of Academic Affairs and works closely on economic development with the Executive Director of the NMT Office of Innovation Commercialization.

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CMMC Workshop

May 12-14, 2021

As part of the CyberReady joint initiative, New Mexico's Economic Development Department (EDD), Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (CCoE), and Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) have worked together to develop a cybersecurity training workshop focused on the new Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) guidelines. The CyberReady workshop will help prepare New Mexico businesses for the required cyber practices set forth by the federal government.

The $200 workshop will take place online from May 12-14 and is open to all NM businesses. Register online by May 3 in our Marketplace.  

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APSCE Webinar: Using Game Jam to Influence Cybersecurity Education

Dec. 17 at 6pm MST

With the growth of the daily online activities, the issues of high-tech crime arise. We must improve awareness of the importance of cybersecurity as well as encourage students to dedicate their efforts to cybersecurity. We have organized a game-development activity to help high-school and college students understand the concepts of cybersecurity through developing cybersecurity educational games. We will outline the process and timeline for the activity and some participants in the activity will demonstrate their cybersecurity education games during this webinar.  To register for this free webinar visit: https://tinyurl.com/yyfw265r

Cybersecurity Events  Ag Cyber Entrepreneurship Workshop

Agricultural Cybersecurity Entrepreneurship Workshop

December 4, 2020   9am - 1pm; Zoom meeting contact cybercenters at nmt.edu to join the workshop.

This workshop will bring together people to discuss the technologies used in food production, transportation, and agriculture with their associated cybersecurity threats, risks, and challenges to create solutions to protect our food pipeline in New Mexico and beyond.

This workshop is jointly sponsored by the New Mexico Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity and Center of Excellence in Sustainable Food and Agricultural Systems. 





Cybersecurity Center of Excellence: Economic Development Lunch & Learn

Feb. 19, 2020 | 11:30 a.m.

Location: ENMRU-Ruidoso Room 120, 709 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345.

New Mexico Governor Lujan-Grisham's Cybersecurity Center of Excellence is holding a Cybersecurity Economic Development Outreach event in Ruidoso to discuss the cyber attacks that are affecting businesses and municipalities in New Mexico. This event is being held in collaboration with Eastern New Mexico University - Ruidoso at their facility.

The CCoE will host a presentation and demonstration of top cybersecurity attacks and mitigations (approximately one hour). We will stay to allow time for questions and discussion. While registration is required, there is no fee for this event. Lunch will be provided.
Please RSVP at Register Here


Game Jam flyer

Cybersecurity Game Jam

Starts at 6 pm on Friday, Nov. 22nd in Cramer 213. Demos will begin at 2 pm on Sunday, Nov. 24.

What is a game jam? The term Game Jam is a way to describe the collaborative act of producing something with no prior preparation in an effort to develop new game material or simply to practice the art of coding. 

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Cybersecurity Entrepreneurship Workshop

September 27, 2019   11am - 5pm; Fidel Center Ballrooms

This workshop will bring together cybersecurity ideas, problems, and challenges with entrepreneurial opportunities to grow the cyber economy of New Mexico.

Cybersecurity Centers

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Cybersecurity Education Center

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Cybersecurity Center of Excellence in Economic Development

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Lisa Ackley Coordinator 575-835-5602 Cybersecurity Centers  Cramer 132D lisa.ackley@nmt.edu
Lorie M. Liebrock Director 575-835-6729 Cybersecurity Centers Cramer 132A lorie.liebrock@nmt.edu
Tisha Webb Outreach Coordinator 575-835-5558 Cybersecurity Center Cramer 132B tisha.webb@nmt.edu

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