Hacking 101: Intro to WiFi with Women Who Code and Flatiron School

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WeWork

2420 17th St · Denver, CO

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secureset.com

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Hacking 101: Intro to WiFi with Women Who Code and Flatiron School

We all use it, but how does WiFi actually work? In cybersecurity and other tech related fields, it’s imperative that you can answer this question. This 101 will give you a deeper understanding of this everyday tool. We’ll not only take a closer look at the logistics behind WiFi, but also best practices for securing your WiFi connection. Most importantly we’ll introduce you to spectrum analyzers and help you answer the timeless question: Why does my WiFi suck sometimes?

Meet the Instructor:
Ajay Menendez is a 30 year Veteran of Information Technology whose areas of expertise are Cyber Security, Security (Intelligence, Analytics, Engineering), Technical Training, Course Development and Instruction, Enterprise Storage, Network (Engineering, Design,Optimization), Audio-Video and Information Technology Integration, Rich Media (Video Conferencing, IPTV, Digital Signage, Web-Conferencing, Web-casting), Unified Communications. He also holds a Bachelor's degree in Applied Psychological Behavioral Analysis.

Location:
WeWork LoHi[masked]th St.
Denver, CO 80202

Agenda:
6:00pm to 6:30pm | Mix & Mingle
6:30pm to 7:30pm | Hands-on Workshop
7:30pm to 8:00pm| Q&A Wrap up

Suggested Experience:
+ Basic programming or networking skills.
+ ZERO security experience required!

What To Bring:
+ Laptop & Power Cord to participate in hands-on lab
+ Curiosity

Parking:
Paid parking is available at meters along nearby streets and in multiple nearby parking garages, with one garage conveniently located below the building!

This SecureSet event is generously sponsored by Flatiron School and co-hosted by Women Who Code Boulder/Denver!
Learn more about the event hosts and sponsors at our websites:
https://secureset.com/about/
https://www.womenwhocode.com/
https://flatironschool.com/

If you consider yourself a cybersecurity n00b, then Hacking 101 is for you. Each event will feature a hands-on workshop designed to boost your cyber-skills. Hacking 101 is an opportunity for you to gain technical knowledge and find out if cybersecurity is something you’re passionate about. No experience is required. Just show up and learn something new!