Closing the Security Skills Gap: IU prepares students for a career in cyber security at OmniSOC

Government and Education

October 20, 2020 at 4:00 PM UTC – October 21, 2020 at 4:00 AM UTC


About this event

Find out how programs like the IU OmniSOC internship program is working to close the growing skills gap in the Security industry by providing students with hands-on experience using security solutions. We will discuss how blending industry and education can be done and the value in helping students develop their expertise in specific technical solutions.


- Introductions

- About IU OmniSOC

- About the IU OmniSOC internship program

- How Elastic is contributing to student and higher education programs

- About Elastic SIEM & Threat Hunting

- Q & A

About OmniSOC: OmniSOC is the shared cybersecurity operations center for higher education and research. OmniSOC collects cybersecurity data from partners; integrates this data with other threat intelligence, conducts proactive threat hunting; and monitors, triages, and analyzes security events. Learn more at



October 20 – 21, 2020
4:00 PM – 4:00 AM UTC


  • Ariana Aguilar


    Community Organizer

  • Arlan Parry


    Community Organizer

  • Monique Vandamme-Wildt


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