Challenge the Cyber

June 3, 2019

On Saturday 7 September 2019, NCSC and dcypher organize a brand new cyber security event. Challenge the Cyber is a Capture The Flag competition between teams of cyber security students from Dutch universities and educational institutions. The event is hosted by the Dutch Innovation Factory in Zoetermeer.

Cyber security is of strategic importance for the Netherlands; identifying new talent is crucial. The aim of Challenge the Cyber is therefore to promote and raise awareness of cyber security, to find new cyber security talent and to encourage young people to pursue a career in cyber security.

Challenge the Cyber is primarily a challenging competition between educational institutions. Individual participants can however qualify for the Dutch team that will represent The Netherlands at ENISA’s European Cyber Security Challenge in Bucharest. 

More information and registration on

View National Cybersecurity Edcuation Agenda