NSA/DHS CAE Regional Resource Center for the Southeast


UWF is an NSA-DHS Center of Academic Excellence Regional Resource Center. As the NSA-DHS CAE Regional Resource Center for the South East, UWF provides leadership to advance cyber defense education among colleges and universities in the South East.

The University of West Florida is the NSA/DHS National Center of Academic Excellence Regional Resource Center for the Southeast. In this capacity, UWF provides leadership to advance cyber defense education among colleges and universities in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Puerto Rico and South Carolina. UWF also provides support to all currently designated CAE institutions and new institutions seeking CAE designation.

2019 Southeast CRRC Events:


Interested in becoming a CAE designated institution or becoming an advisor for candidate CAE institutions? Please email cybersecurity@uwf.edu for additional information.

CRRC Activities Archive: 2018

2018 Southeast CRRC Events:

  • CAE Southeast Region Opportunities and Collaboration Meeting
  • June 5
  • Von Braun Center
  • Huntsville, AL
  • CAE Southeast Cybersecurity Conference (SECC)
  • July 26-27
  • Renaissance Orlando
  • Orlando, FL
  • CAE Southeast Region Opportunities and Collaboration Meeting
  • Nov. 5
  • Hyatt Regency
  • Miami, FL
CRRC Activities Archive: 2017
  • CAE Mentor and Peer Reviewer Workshop
  • June 6
  • CAE Principals Meeting; Huntsville, Alabama
  • CAE Southeast Region Opportunities and Collaboration Meeting
  • June 6
  • CAE Principals Meeting; Huntsville, Alabama
  • Critical Infrastructure and Industrial Control Systems Security Faculty Development Workshop
  • June 7
  • National Cyber Summit; Huntsville, Alabama

  • CAE-CD Summer Workshops
  • Aug. 15-16
  • Chicago, IL
  • Sept. 19-20
  • Garden Grove, CA

  • Secure Software Development Faculty Development Workshop
  • Sept. 21 
  • University of West Florida
  • Pensacola, Florida

  • CAE Application, Peer Review/Mentoring and KU Mapping Workshop
  • Sept. 27-28
  • University of West Florida
  • Pensacola, Florida

  • CAE Southeast Region Cybersecurity CAE Collaboration Meeting
  • Oct. 13 
  • Virtual via Zoom

  • Cybersecurity Careers Panel and NSA Day of Cyber
  • Oct. 17
  • UWF Pensacola Campus Building 4, Room 102
  • Pensacola, Florida
  • CAE Southeast Region Opportunities and Collaboration Meeting
  • Nov. 9 
  • Dayton Convention Center
  • Dayton, Ohio