RETR3AT Cybersecurity Conference

On October 4, 2019, Montreat College's Center for Cybersecurity Education and Leadership will host RETR3AT, a conference designed to engage, educate, and raise awareness about cybersecurity in Western North Carolina and beyond. In its fourth year, RETR3AT goes beyond the "1s and 0s" approach to cybersecurity training, challenging attendees to think about how to lead in protecting their organization's information within an ethical framework.

For the first time, there will be a formal call for presentations and papers for RETR3AT 2019. The evaluation team will accept submissions until 11:59 on July 1, 2019. All submissions will be considered for publication and/or to fill up to seven (7) presentation slots at RETR3AT on Oct. 4, 2019.

To submit a paper or presentation for consideration:

1. Click on the LOGIN button to register yourself and access your custom dashboard. If already registered, click on the LOGIN button on the top left to log in to the dashboard.

2. In the dashboard, you will see a button called My Abstracts. Click on it. Then, click on the "Submit Abstract" button.

3. Read the instructions and ensure that your submission follows these guidelines

4. Enter an abstract title into the relevant textbox

6. Choose the topic(s) that you would like to submit your paper or presentation to.

7. Add your abstract summary. There's a word limit on how many words you can add in your abstract summary. Adhere to that, please.

8. Add in the details of the authors. 

9. Upload a copy of your paper or presentation in PDF or PPT form