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Operational Resilience – Converged Security Resilience Champion

Security convergence is the practice of integrating physical security and information...

Protective Security
Australia’s Most Outstanding Woman in the Protective Security Industry

This award recognises an outstanding individual who has demonstrated excellence,...

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Australia’s Most Outstanding Woman in IT Security

This award recognises a talented female at the forefront of the industry, one who has...

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Best Female Secure Coder

This award recognises someone who has demonstrated stellar expertise in the development...

Protective Security
Protective Security Champion

This award recognises the ‘change champion’ that’s working diligently across the...

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IT Security Champion

This award recognises someone who has gone beyond the formal remit of their role to...

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Best Volunteer

This award recognises someone making an outstanding, voluntary, contribution to the...

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The One to Watch in IT Security

This award recognises a ‘rising star’ of the IT security industry: someone early in...

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Best Security Student

Every great security leader starts as a novice, whether fresh out of school and taking...

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Unsung Hero

Unsung heroes demonstrate excellence in all their security roles and activities. They...

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Most Innovative Educator in Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity education comes in many forms: MOOCs, in-person and online courses from...

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Best Industry Initiative that Supports Diversity, Inclusion and Equality

This could be an internal program with a company or other organisation, or a program...

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Best Innovative Business “reshaping the future” of the Security Industry

This award aims to seek out the Australian business making the most important, and...

Protective Security
The One to Watch in Protective Security

This award recognises a ‘rising star’ of the protective security industry: someone...

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Best Program for Young Women In Security

This award recognises programs that, through educational or experiential activities,...

Team Category
Best Place for Women to Work in Security

This award recognises the workplace that has achieved standout performance in creating...

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Best Security Mentor

The career journeys from women in security that have appeared in the pages of Women in...

Male Category
Male Champion of Change

Male champions of change are individuals working to shift entrenched gender-based...