The Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) in collaboration with the CyberMouflons Hacking Community successfully organized the Cyprus Cyber Security Competition (CCSC 2021). The aim of the competition, which took place online from 1 to 18 April 2021, was to find the country's young talents in the field of cyber security. 220 person participated at the competition, aged 14 and over, students, soldiers, students, amateurs and professionals in the field. The competition in the form of CTF (Capture the Flag) included 41 different types of challenges in web subjects, reverse engineering, forensics, pwn, steganography, cryptography etc. and the exercises were prepared by a group of volunteer mentors. Check the top players!
The Cyprus Computer Society in collaboration with various organisations has organized 9 different activities during the All Digital Week. These activities addressed all the age groups starting from Elementary students and reaching up to Adult trainers and Professionals and managed to bring together 1.5K participants from all over the island. It is true that due to the pandemic most of the activities were organised online but some had a physical presence and others were conducted on a hybrid format.
Central Bank of Cyprus invites you to the webinar entitled "PRESENTATION OF THE RESULTS OF CBC RESEARCH STUDY ON FINANCIAL LITERACY IN CYPRUS". The event will take place on Thursday 15/4/2021 at 16:30 through the Webex application.
FPK Protoporia in the effort to reduce the gap between academia and business organizes on Friday, April 16 at 17:00, an event with the theme "The combination that suits me." The main speaker of the event will be the CCS officer Toumazis Toumazis. The event will take place through the online Zoom platform and will be broadcast live on Facebook.
The Women in Tech World Series Online Festival will take place from 7-11 June 2021 and is the unmissable virtual event for women in tech, will return to connect a truly global audience of 10,000 tech professionals. The week-long festival offers an immersive, educational experience for like-minded women to access proven strategies and tools that support them in their mission to achieve their career goals. Learn more on: https://onlinefestival.women-in-technology.com/
In the framework of the "Coding Our Future" program, the following online educational seminars are organized free of charge for primary, secondary, high school and technical students, from 5 to 23 April 2021.
- Learn Code - Become a Superhero: For Elementary School Students
- Design your own digital game: For 4th-6th Grade Students
- "SOFIA" Space Technologies & Remote Sensing: For Secondary School Students
Participation is free once you book your class via the website: www.codingourfuture.org
The conference aspires to be a step of academic dialogue of the members of the scientific and educational community of the country and Europe, as well as other stakeholders, on modern scientific approaches and policies in the field of STE(A)M education, so that through the presentations of expert and distinguished scientists from Greece and abroad, to provoke a fruitful dialogue on the developments and implementation of the STE(A)M educational approach in Greek and European Education.
STE(A)M education proposes the introduction of Art in STEM education - Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics - and includes learning experiences that enhance interdisciplinarity, creativity and innovation among learners through an attractive way of teaching and training, with application to real problems.
The Center for Social Innovation (CSI), organises on Tuesday 30 March, 18:00 – 20:00, a free webinar on Introduction to Industrial Internet of Things (in Greek).
The Productivity Center within the ECoVEM project (European Center of Vocational Excellence in Microelectronics), conducts research to explore labor market needs in the field of Microelectronics
We inform you about the announcement of the Tender no. 3/2021 for IT Services.
More information about the tender can be found by following the link below (via the e-procurement page).
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CCS participates in the SpaceUpCyprus-LIVE event, which is part of the first Pancyprian Space Education Week , organized by the non-profit organization Cyprus Space Foundation, the project ‘EXCELSIOR’ H2020 W walls Teaming and the Center of Excellence of ‘ERATOSTHENOS University of Cyprus’.
The Software Engineering and Internet Technologies - SEIT Lab of the University of Cyprus coordinates the research project “CloudRecoMan” invites you to participate to a survey aimed at business owners, whether they are currently using cloud computing or not. Your participation to the survey should not take more than 5 minutes!
The Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) invest once again in research aimed at diagnosing the trends of the information systems market in Cyprus, the results of which are available free of charge to anyone interested from the CCS website
Online courses on algorithmic and computational thinking for students of Primary and Secondary Education
New round of online seminars for students - Our New Cooperation for the benefit of the youth!
Free online workshops are offered for primary and secondary school students with the Youth Board of Cyprus, through the The Steamers program and with educational material from Bebras Cyprus.
The Erasmus+ project wINGS (https://wings.erasmus.site/) coordinated by the University of Cyprus aims to educate entrepreneurs on how to internationalise their business using innovative learning methods. More specifically, it is six innovative serious business and internationalisation games that a training course will support for the internationalisation of start-ups. The goal is to solve the special needs of start-ups and entrepreneurs and make available the proper training about essential aspects of the internationalisation process.
Participants can be VET/UNI Teacher; Trainer; Mentor; Entrepreneur; Student by evaluating at least one of the six chapters and its respective game (in the English version) and then completing a 15-minute end-user satisfaction questionnaire from 03-31 March 2021.