WICYS 2023

March 16-18, 2023

WiCyS 2023 is the go-to event to help you get where you want to be. We help organizations recruit, retain and advance women in cybersecurity — all while creating a community of engagement, encouragement and support at a technical conference.


The WiCyS 2023 Annual Conference will be held on March 16-18, 2023 at the Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center in Denver, Colorado.

Call for Participation

The WiCyS 2023 Call for Participation for speaking engagement proposals and equity & advancement, faculty, student and Veteran scholarships are September 6 through October 31, 2022.


General registration will open on Monday, February 6th, 2023.

NOTE: Students must have a scholarship to attend WiCyS 2023.  Academic sponsorships include a certain number of scholarships. 

WiCyS Conference Timeline
WiCyS Conference Timeline

Conference Statistics

The 2022 conference had 1,700 attendees (1,500 + 200 recruiters), 750 student scholars, 350+ volunteers, 218 travel stipends issued, 121 sponsors, 22 Faculty Grants awarded, 107 Veteran/Active Military registrants, 29 student research posters, 16 technical sessions, 17 awards, 23 workshops, 14 lightning talks, 8 featured speakers, 6 information sessions, 5 keynotes, 6 leadership events, 9 employer socials, and one Capture-the-Flag game.

Conference Attendance Graphs