CyConnect will feature 3 headline events over each school term. The events will aim to increase inter school cyber competitions, increase knowledge of cyber careers, increase the number of girls choosing to partake in the CyberFirst Competition. Schools will be contacted via the Industry Engagement Coordinator with more details.



Term 1 - 22nd November 2019.

Venue: Gloucester University Sports Centre, Oxstalls Tennis Centre.

The aim of this event is to encourage more Year 8 girls to take part in the CyberFirst Competition in January.

The event will feature 16 supporting industries who will run workshops that will cover the cyber first competition categories. These include:

  • Cryptography

  • Cyber Security

  • Logic & Coding

  • Networking

Cyber Horizons

Term 2 - April 2020

Location: University of South Wales

The aim of Cyber Horizons is to showcase to Y10, 11, 12 & 13 students the cyber careers available to them.

The event will feature supporting industries who will speed date with the students, providing them opportunities to learn and form partnerships with incredible local and international companies.

Cyber Fame Lab

Term 3 - June 2020

Location: Cheltenham Science Festival

The aim of Cyber Fam Lab is to encourage competition across the Cyber Schools Hub Schools.

More information to follow on this event.