Important notice:

2020/03/13 – After due consideration and anticipating a lower than expected number of attendees due to the impact of COVID-19 on participants, the organising committee and sponsors have agreed that the Cyber Security Summer School (CSSS2020) will not be continuing as planned on 26 and 27 March 2020. We aim to postpone CSSS2020, but the date and relevant details will be confirmed at a later stage. We thank you for your input and patience thus far, and looking forward to connecting at a later stage. If you have any concerns or questions, please do not hesitate to contact us (

Supported by CSIRO’s Data61 & DST Group

Cyber Security Summer School 2020


CSIRO’s Data61 and DST Group in collaboration with Queensland Partners are organising an upcoming cyber security summer school to be held at Customs House Brisbane Dates TBA. Over two days, this summer school will feature keynotes by international leaders in the cyber security domain, interspersed with lectures by recognised leaders in the Australian cyber ecosystem. The summer school will emphasise a friendly environment where students can learn from local and international experts. 

Topics include:

data security.

machine learning for cyber security.

program analysis for cyber security.

automated/autonomous cyber defence.

situational awareness and mission assurance.

Attendance is free, subject to invitation.

Expression of interest closes TBA.

A limited amount of travel support will be available for CSIRO’s Data61 & DSTG students from outside of QLD.

Keynote Speakers