AISA Awards

It is with great pleasure that AISA hosts the 7th AISA Cyber Security Awards. As Australia’s peak body for Cyber Security, AISA has created these awards to recognise and promote excellence, innovation and professionalism in the area of cyber security by individuals, projects, teams and organisations.

Completed nomination forms should be emailed to awards@aisa.org.au (Closing date is 17th of August 2018).

Nomination form is available from Here

Award Categories

Cyber Security Professional of the year - Highly experienced individual who demonstrates outstanding leadership, integrity, mentoring and coaching in the industry to both business peers and new entrants to the industry.

Cyber Security Rookie of the year - Individual with less than three years of industry experience who is making a significant contribution to the field of cyber security.

Cyber Security Educator of the year - Education body (TAFE or University) which has developed and implemented a comprehensive, flexible and easily accessible cyber security education program which delivers industry ready graduates to the market.

Cyber Security Tertiary Student of the year - Student enrolled in TAFE or University who has demonstrated outstanding commitment, skills and passion in the field of cyber security. In addition, they encourage and assist other students or the community to improve awareness and safety.

Cyber Security Enterprise Employer of the year - Large enterprises that have demonstrated excellence in promoting cyber safety to customers, staff, the supply chain and the community. Enterprise who have given training or employment opportunities to a large number of interns or IBLS from TAFE / Universities.

Cyber Security SMB Employer of the year - SMB organisations with less than 1000 employees who have helped engage the general community and other businesses to promote and improve cyber security capabilities and maturity in the sector.

Cyber Security Researcher of the year - An individual or team of researches whose work will greatly improve cyber security safety for the community, organisations or individuals. Their discovery will be impactful and lead to additional theoretical or applied discoveries.

Cyber Security Outreach program of the year - The most innovative and impactful outreach program of an organisation which is focused on the education of their customers and / or suppliers resulting in a safer community.

Cyber Security Law Enforcement Officer - of the year Law enforcement individual or team who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to protect the public and/or organisations from cyber crime.

Best STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) promoter of the year - Best school, institution or program that promotes and encourages 5-25 year olds to enter the field of STEM.