Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Cyber Panel Discussion
Join us at the ISSA DC Chapter April 2021 Virtual Meeting
Join us on Tuesday, April 20 for our monthly chapter meeting with a special guest speaker: Deidre Diamond
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the rate of growth for jobs in Cybersecurity is projected at 37% from 2012–2022—that’s much faster than the average for all other occupations. However, the industry still struggles with issues of diversity, inclusion, and equity. What strategies can organizations adopt to cultivate a more diverse workplace? How can organizations recruit and retain a diverse pools of candidates and help them to thrive within the organization? The panel will explore ways to reimagine recruitment, hiring, visibility, mentorship, allyship, training, pay equity, Executive Leadership programs/pipelines, as well as company awards & recognition programs.