Cybersecurity Hackathon


Date: Friday, 20th October 2023

Time: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Venue: The Innovation Village, Kampala


Definition: A hackathon is an event where people come together to rapidly develop innovative solutions to problems in a relatively short period of time such as 12, 24, 48 hours.

Welcome to the Cybersecurity Hackathon! This exciting event brings together tech enthusiasts, data scientists, and cybersecurity experts to tackle pressing challenges in the realm of cybersecurity solutions.
The emerging cyber-threats across various sectors has presented grave demand for solutions to modern-day cyber challenges. Through this hackathon, hobbyists, hackers, cybersecurity researchers and students will get to search for perfect solutions to emerging threats within the digital space. Hackers will be required to come up with tech innovations in cybersecurity based on thematic areas as listed below.

1. Identity and Access Management (IAM)
2. User Authentication
3. Network Security
4. Regulatory Compliance
5. Threat Hunting
6. Phishing Detection
7. Incident Response Optimization
8. Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
9. Behavior-Based Threat Detection
10. Threat Intelligence

The Cybersecurity Hackathon is part of the events to mark the October Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2023.

Register Here To Participate

To participate as a group of between 3-5 people, register here