WiCyS is a community of engagement, encouragement and support for women in cybersecurity. 

Join to the Silicon Valley Affiliate! 

Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) is the premier organization with national reach dedicated to bringing together women in cybersecurity from academia, research, and industry to share knowledge, experience, networking and mentoring.  Established in 2012 by Dr. Ambareen Siraj of Tennessee Tech University through a National Science Foundation grant, WiCyS is a non-profit organization offering many membership, sponsorship and collaboration benefits.

WiCyS Silicon Valley is a regional affiliate that embodies these same dedications with a focus on catering to the needs of women in the Silicon Valley region by undertaking activities to provide community and promote recruitment, retention and advancement of women in cybersecurity. 

Visit our Join page for more information about getting involved! 


Pacific Hackers Conference 2023

Join WiCyS Silicon Valley at the Pacific Hackers Conference on Saturday, December 2nd in Mountain View. This is where the brightest minds in cybersecurity and hacking will unite for a transformative experience.

Don't miss your chance to be part of this exclusive event. Secure your spot today and join us for a day packed with insightful presentations, hands-on workshops, and unparalleled networking opportunities. It's an opportunity to rub shoulders with the best in the industry, from ethical hackers to key decision-makers. Register today!


Technical Chair at WiCyS Silicon Valley -- Apply today!

In this role, you will be responsible for:

- Build and maintain our website

- Onboard and off board board members

- Manage our technology toolsets