CSAW Europe hosted by grenoble inp - esisar

The Cyber Security Awareness Week is the largest student-run cyber security event in the United States.
Organized by New York University (NYU), this event aims to bolster students’ awareness of cyber security
(students from high schools through doctoral programs).
CSAW is featuring competitions, workshops, and an industry fair allowing corporate
and government organizations to promote and network with students.

The 14th contest will be held simultaneously on several continents :
New-York City (NYU) for North America, Abu Dhabi (NYU Abu Dhabi ) for Middle East and North Africa,
Kanpur (IIKT) for India and Valence (Grenoble INP - Esisar) for Europe.


Best students from the four regions will earn travel awards to participate in final rounds at one of the hubs :
Finalists from European universities will get support for travel and accommodation in order to compete on site in France.

Capture the flag

24-hour-long cyber security
contest dedicated to 
students in IT and networks
(10 teams of 4 finalists).

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Embedded Security

Internet of things security contest,
dedicated to students
in embedded systems
(10 teams of 2 finalists).  

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Applied Research

Finalists (graduate and PhD students
in cyber security)

submit their work to a panel
of experts (10 finalists).

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High School Forensics

Cyber Security Entry Contest
for high school students from
the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Region.

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public game

Security Quiz

For all the contestants on-site
(finalists and visiting students).

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Special Events

Industry Fair

At the Industry Fair, CSAW finalists and visitor
students get the chance to meet our sponsors :
an array of corporate and government organizations
looking to recruit new talent. Meanwhile,
recruiters gain exposure to a diverse group of best-
performing cyber security students from Europe.

Cyber Security Keynotes

Top Cyber security experts will give
keynotes on latest cyber security trends.

csaw europe agenda

Thursday, November 9
5.00 pm : Finalists Ckeck-in and friendly reception evening

Friday, November 10
8.30 am : Finalists Welcome Reception at Grenoble INP Esisar
9.00 am : CSAW’17 Kick-off
9.15 am : High School Forensics Competition (8 hour long)
9.30 am : Cyber Security Keynotes
11.00 am : Capture The Flag Competition (24 hour long)
12.00 pm : Embedded Security Challenge Finals
+ Applied Research Competition Finals
4.00 pm : Security Quiz Finals
5.15 pm : Security Quiz and High School Forensics Awards Presentation

Saturday, November 11
11.00 am : Capture The Flag Competition Ends
11.30 am : Capture The Flag, Embedded Security Challenge and Applied
+ Research Awards Presentation
12.30 pm : Closing Ceremony and Cocktail Reception

Sponsors help bring together some of the best minds in cyber security,
while guiding top students into leadership roles in this increasingly complex field.
Join us and support CSAW Europe


Schneider Electric



Recap of CSAW 17

+ 350
6 competitions
synchronized on 5 sites

17 partners