Cyber Defense Competition at UMaine

The Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NECCDC – will be hosted at UMaine in Orono Maine March 20-22, 2020. Ten student teams from the Northeast will compete to test their ability to operate, secure, manage, and maintain a corporate network. A virtual qualifying round will be held in late January to determine the schools that will be invited to participate in this regional competition. The winner of the regional competition will represent the region at Nationals ( UMaine will be represented by the UMaine Cybersecurity Team (

The competition is supported through public and private sponsorship. Sponsor information & benefits are available at the NECCDC Web Site, with donations collected through the UMaine Cybersecurity Education Fund.