Scheduled Events

CWW Member Meeting: Matt Heff on the State of Cyber Hiring

Friday, February 23, 2018, 09:00am - 10:00am


At this CWW online Member Meeting, our guest speaker will be Matt Heff, Senior Manager of Global Cyber Security for Las Vegas Sands Corp. His presentation, “The State of Cyber Hiring, Recruiting, and Skill Development,” will quickly recap some industry changes and trends that are impacting how students get connected to the right cybersecurity employers.


In his role at Las Vegas Sands Corp., Matt Heff protects the world-famous Las Vegas Venetian & Palazzo Resorts, as well as resorts in Macau, Singapore, and Pennsylvania. Besides completing degrees at Luzerne County Community College, DeVry University, and the Ohio State University, he completed the FBI Civilian Academy and Las Vegas Metro Civilian Police Academy.


“Heff” is the Director of Youth Outreach for the Southern Nevada Cyber Alliance (SNCA) and is a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance Las Vegas Chapter; he also serves on advisory boards of numerous educational institutions, including the College of Southern Nevada, Southern Utah University, Regis University, and the Nevada Dept. of Education Cyber Advisory Board. He provided the opening keynote for the 2017 CISSE Conference.


To participate in this free online member event, sign up in advance on CyberWatch West's registration page:

Representatives of CyberWatch West educational members and industry partners will be approved to attend before the meeting begins at 9 a.m. Pacific Standard Time.   


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