UQO, non-profit partners launch Centre d’excellence en cybersécurité
L’Université du Québec en Outaouais has announced the launch of the upcoming Centre d’excellence en cybersécurité. The Centre, which will receive $750K from the province, is part of an initiative by a non-profit initiative consisting of 23 partners in digital technology research and innovation. UQO Rector Denis Harrisson stated that the Centre accompanies the university’s efforts to expand its research and teaching in the area of cybersecurity. The growing demand for cybersecurity in the public and private sector has introduced new opportunities for training and careers in the tech sector, he added.