Each year, CISSE attendees are invited to nominate members of our community for these awards. Our Board of Directors will meet and vote on the slate of nominations as well as internal nominations for their “Founder” award. The award ceremony will take place during CISSE’s annual award event held on June 13, 2017 at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Marquis ballroom.


Academic Leadership Award

The Colloquium awards the Academic Leader of the Year Award to an educator whose actions have distinguished them from among their peers.  This individual is a person who goes above and beyond helping their students to academic success, while positively impacting the educational community nationally and in some cases internationally.

Industry Leadership Award

The Colloquium awards this to a Corporation, or Business professional who has distinguished themselves above their peers in the area of leadership and support for Cyber Security Education.

Governmental Leadership Award

The Colloquium awards this to the Governmental Agency, Government Representative or Employee that has distinguished themselves above normal expectations in working with the Cyber Security Educational community.

The nomination form is due by May 15, 2017