NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Renews Partnerships With State, County

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March 28, 2023 | Originally published by NIST on March 7, 2023

ROCKVILLE, Md. — The Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the state of Maryland, and Montgomery County, Maryland, have renewed their partnership in support of the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), a collaborative hub where industry, government, and academic experts work together to solve pressing cybersecurity challenges.

Leaders from the three organizations — Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and NIST Director Laurie E. Locascio, Maryland Secretary of Commerce Kevin Anderson, and Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich — signed a five-year agreement extending their partnership yesterday at the NCCoE in Rockville, Maryland.

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