Spartan privileged to be chosen as one of the judges on prestigious cyber event

 Sparta Consulting humbly thanks the Atlantic Council and Geneva Centre for Security Policy for a privilege to send one of the Spartans – Jussi Jaakonaho – to contribute as one of the judges at Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge in Geneva, evaluating the competing teams. These kind of competitions, different Cyber Defence Exercises and Experiments are not unknown for Jussi, being also a member of the advisory board for Global Cyberlympics, playing & contributing to Locked Shields CDX since 2010, and contributing to Multinational Experiment; MNE7 Access to Global Commons on two objectives related to Cyber Security – all which contribute to ability to advise clients to prepare and run their cyber security on their respective environments.

Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge:

Entering fourth year, the Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge is a one-of-a-kind competition designed to provide students across academic disciplines with a deeper understanding of the policy challenges associated with cyber crisis and conflict. Part interactive learning experience and part competitive scenario exercise, it challenges teams to respond to a realistic, evolving major cyberattack and analyze the threat it poses to national, international, and private sector interests.

Students have a unique opportunity to interact with expert mentors and high-level cyber professionals while developing valuable skills in policy analysis and presentation. The competition already has engaged over 400 students from universities in the United States, United Kingdom, France, Poland, Switzerland, Hungary, Finland, and Estonia. More information about the Cyber 9/12 Challenge here.

Students unite! This is an excellent opportunity to test your knowledge and skills, and learn together with recognized experts on the area.