Weekly Update

Celebrating Powerful Women in Cyber

By March 16, 2021 No Comments
Powerful Women in Cyber

This Thursday, we’re excited to partner with Maryville University on our Powerful Women in Cyber events.

“While the number of women joining the cybersecurity workforce is growing, the cybersecurity community as a whole needs better ways to support women looking to join and advance their careers in this space. We hope you’ll join us this Thursday and again next Thursday to show your support and make new connections.” — Andrea Rodriguez, President of WiCyS St. Louis, and senior at Maryville University in St. Louis studying Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism

Join us at these upcoming cyber events:

  • 👩‍💻 This Thursday! Powerful Women in Cyber Panel ft. Jessica Burress, Cybersecurity Specialist, Boeing, Priya Mouli, Technology Strategy & Risk Director, KPMG, Sarah Baldeo, Artificial Intelligence & Digital Transformation, ID ID Quotient Advisory Group, Alma Maria Rinasz, Developer Advocate, Women’s Security Alliance, Andrea Rodriguez, President of WiCyS (Women in Cybersecurity)
  • Powerful Women in Cyber Meetup with WiCyS. Connect with other women interested in or working in cybersecurity.
  • Cybersecurity Office Hours for small businesses, startups, and nonprofits

Connect Opportunities

🚀 Pitch Nite is returning on March 25th and this time with $500 in prize money thanks to Spectrum Reach. Ready to pitch? Contact us.

We’ve added 3 new startups and have 13 open opportunities. Check the new opportunities below and view all on the Matchmaking tab on our Startup Directory.

  • Multiple startups looking for software developers.
  • Several Service Providers available to help with basic business functions, legal, accounting.
  • Several technical startups looking for marketing power.
  • Ready to show your work at Work In Progress? Connect with us.

Have an Opportunity?

If you need connections for your startup or project send us an email to connect@vencafstl.org and we’ll do our best to connect you.

This Week

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Office Hours

Office Hours: Cybersecurity Office Hours to protect your startup, small business, or nonprofit

Office Hours: A Conversation To Start Your Cash Flow Planning During COVID-19

Replay Previous Learning Labs

“You don’t need everything to get started [with entrepreneurship]…you just need the drive. ‘Little by little the bird builds its nest.'”

Sofi Seck, Founder & CEO of Expedition Subsahara


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