October 1st - 3rd, 2021
California Cyber Innovation Challenge
Gamification and Esports for Space and Cybersecurity Skills Development
Register a Team
by September 15th, 2021
Teams must be registered by one coach, and all students must be attending a middle or high school within the state of California during the dates of the competition.
Utilize the new, online CCIC training courses developed for both coaches and students to prepare for this year's challenge. Complete with practice challenges, training resources by subject, and guides for specialized tools, these courses have everything that you and your team need to compete. Don't miss out.
Support the CCIC
The CCIC is provided at no cost to students because of the generous contributions from individuals and organizations who are invested in youth cybersecurity education.
Become a Judge
We are looking for professionals from industry and government to evaluate teams' success during the judging rounds.
Volunteers are needed for event support, technical support, and team mentorship. Sign up and let us know how you can help.
STAY IN THE KNOW
Important updates, features, highlights, and other useful and fun information will be posted prior to and during the CCIC. Follow us to make sure you don't miss anything!
|5:00 pm||Opening Remarks||Zoom|
|5:15 pm||CCIC Event Information||Zoom|
|5:25 pm||Special Guest Presentation||Zoom|
|5.35 pm||Logistics and Closing||Zoom|
|9:15 am||Competition Begins||Discord|
|4:15 pm||Competition ends / Scoring Begins||Discord / Zoom|
|6:15 pm||Final Rounds Selections Announcement||Zoom|
The plot for this year's competition is based on a satellite hacking scenario that involves the breach of a network of 5,000 CubeSats that collectively provide internet access to over 200 million commercial customers and government agencies. Stay tuned for Mission Apgartium previews.
Media & Press
Media resources are currently being developed for the CCIC 2021. Soon, you will be able to access the media kit, press releases, and event coverage details, or request footage and other media assets from the event production team.