Circadence, Cybersecurity Readiness Market Leader
- April 25, 2019
-- Bradley Wolfenden, Director of Cyber Academic Partnerships at Circadence (https://www.circadence.com/)®
Corporation in Boulder, Colorado, will begin his tenure as the new co-chair for the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Competitions Subgroup in April, 2019.
"I've served on the NICE Competitions Subgroup for almost two years, and I'm honored to assume the role as co-chair. Our current project initiatives position cybersecurity competitions as incredible opportunities to develop technical abilities and build tangible experiences that translate directly to job skills," said Bradley Wolfenden, Director of Cyber Academic Partnerships at Circadence (https://www.circadence.com/)
. "I look forward to bringing my experience and vision to support the contributions of our members and help to produce high quality work for the Subgroup."
Wolfenden fosters partnerships among industry-academia-
government organizations to create academic programs that produce well-qualified cyber talent. Leveraging Project Ares®, Circadence's gamified cyber learning platform, Wolfenden has built K-12, HigherEd, and technical schools/alternative pathway programs to create learning solutions that compliment classroom theory with real-world, hands-on applications. Brad is dedicated to helping students apply their learned knowledge in the classroom to build skills and excel in competitive situations within the cybersecurity field.
In addition to Wolfenden's co-chair position with NICE and his work at Circadence, he is also a member of the NICE Collegiate and K12 Subgroups, and Microsoft's Education Partnership Advisory Council.
Wolfenden, along with co-chair Dr. Amelia Phillips, will lead the NICE subgroup to promote a spectrum of cyber competitions for schools and employers that will help advance the knowledge, skills and abilities of the next generation of cyber professionals, and subsequently expand a diverse national talent pool in cybersecurity.About Circadence
Circadence® Corporation (https://www.circadence.com/
) is a market leader in next-generation cybersecurity education and training. Circadence's
ecosystem is the first fully immersive, AI-powered cybersecurity training and assessment platform for government and enterprise organizations.
solutions modernize outdated and largely generic cybersecurity training with an advanced online gaming platform that delivers persistent, immersive, and real-to-life experiences that match and adapt to a contemporary threat environment.
For more information on Circadence, visit www.circadence.com/