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The Bridge to cyber capacity building in the Americas

Latin America and Caribbean Cyber Competence Centre LAC4 is implemented by EU CyberNet and funded by the European Union, established in 2022 with the physical training facility in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic.

November 11-15, 2024

CyberWeek @LAC4 2024

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Women in CyberTech Camp@LAC4 2024 Roundup

The second Women In CyberTech Camp@LAC4 2024 concluded yesterday in Santo Domingo after three days of practical workshops, networking and peer-to-peer learning in cyber security.

Women in CyberTech Camp@LAC4 to kick off

Women in CyberTech Camp@LAC4 to start in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic which brings three days of practical workshops, networking, peer-to-peer learning in cyber security principles, tools and methodologies.

Preparation Training for Cybersecurity Challenge 2024 – Cryptography Deep Dive

LAC4 is conducting an online training program to prepare and train students for the third edition of the ENISA International Cybersecurity Challenge 2024.

The Cyber 4.0 Competence Center of Italy joins LAC4

Cyber 4.0 Competence center, has signed the letter of intent for joining LAC4, thus becoming the 8th member in the LAC4 project.

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Conference

CyberWeek @LAC4 2024

CyberWeek brings together the incident response community from the region and the world to promote coordination and cooperation, exchange knowledge, experiences, and best practices in the field of computer security incident response.

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Competition

Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge

The Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge one-of-a-kind cyber competition designed to provide students from across academic disciplines with a deeper understanding of the policy and strategy challenges associated with management of tradeoffs during a cyber crisis.

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Conference

Keynote at CEDIA CIO University Forum

LAC4 is presenting an online keynote lecture on artificial intelligence and cybersecurity, and its implications to academia at CEDIA CIO University Forum for the Directors of Information and Communication Technologies of the Higher Education Institutions of Ecuador. 

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Workshop

National cybersecurity strategies development and implementation workshop for Honduras

The workshop offers the main cybersecurity stakeholders in Honduras a concise and practical guidance for creating and implementing National Cybersecurity Strategy. Workshop is based on the instructors’ publication “National Cybersecurity Strategy Toolbox” within the EU Cyber4Dev project and is organised in cooperation with the Directorate of Management by Results (DIGER) of the Presidency of Honduras. 

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Seminar

Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge: Pre-Competition Briefing

A Pre-Briefing to the Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge, one-of-a-kind cyber competition designed to provide students from across academic disciplines with a deeper understanding of the policy and strategy challenges associated with management of tradeoffs during a cyber crisis.

Online
Training

Cryptography Deep Dive 1: Preparation Training for Cybersecurity Challenge 2024

LAC4 is conducting an online training program to prepare and train students of the Latin American and Caribbean team for the third edition of the ENISA International Cybersecurity Challenge 2024.

Online
Workshop

Workshop for the Development of a National Cybersecurity Strategy

The objective of the training is to present good practices to systematically and holistically develop and implement national cybersecurity strategies.

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Training

Women in CyberTech Camp @LAC4

The program is open to women working in CISRTs, critical public and private sector organisations on information security and incident response.

Who we are?

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Vision

LAC4 will improve the cybersecurity capacities of Latin America and the Caribbean fostering a more secure cyberspace.

Mission

Enhance cyber capacities in the LAC region, delivered by the EU CyberNet though its Expert Pool and in collaboration with other EU-funded capacity building projects and international partners.

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Latin America and Caribbean Cyber Competence Centre LAC4 is

  • state-of-the-art hybrid training facility
  • capacity to develop and provide technical, policy and strategic level courses, consultations and simulation;
  • platform for doctrine development and research coordination;
  • channel to cyber capacity building, training modules and materials

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Cybersecurity requires international coordinated approach and agile collaboration models. LAC4 aims to become an international, cross-sector effort, serving as a nexus for cooperation between national and international, public and private stakeholders.

Expert pool

Join the EU CyberNet network of experts to contribute with your knowledge and experience in LAC4 trainings and other activities

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