CSAW NYU Abu Dhabi

Cyber Security Awareness Week is the largest student-run cyber security event in the nation, featuring six competitions, keynote presentations, workshops, and an industry fair.

CSAW is the largest student-run cyber security event in the world, featuring competitions, keynote presentations, workshops, and an industry fair.

Fourteenth Annual Conference

November 9-11, 2017

International Conference Locations:

NYU Tandon School of Engineering - founding institution
Brooklyn, New York


NYU Abu Dhabi - partner institution
Abu Dhabi, UAE


IIT Kanpur - partner institution
Kanpur, India

Other international partners coming soon!


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Capture The Flag (CTF)

Realistic offensive security competition
that tests and teaches at the same time.
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High School Forensics (HSF)

Students collaborate to solve a murder
mystery that gets harder every round.
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DHS Quiz

A security game show; questions range from current events to the highly technical.
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Embedded Security
Challenge (ESC)

A red team/blue team face-off that
simulates a real-world hardware attack.
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Policy Competition

Students are given a security threat; it's
up to them to draft a policy to forestall it.
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Applied Research Competition

A team of experts gather to evaluate the
best doctoral security research worldwide.
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CSAW Gold sponsors
Department of Homeland Security logo
Trend Micro logo
CSAW Silver sponsors
IBM logo
Bridgewater logo
Google logo
Kroll logo
CSAW Bronze sponsors
Bank of America logo
Facebook logo
Jefferies logo
Navy Civilian Careers logo
NCC Group logo
Raytheon logo
Two Sigma logo
CSAW Supporting sponsors
Bloomberg logo
Cubic logo
EY logo
Intel logo
NSA logo
Optiv logo
United States Secret Service
Cigital logo