Telia Cyber Battle of Nordic-Baltic 2024 & CyberSpike final & Cybercation

November, 1 2024 at University of Tartu Sports Hall

About the event

CTF Tech, in cooperation with Telia, is organizing the Telia Cyber Battle of Nordic-Baltics 2024 final for the fifth time on November 1, 2024, at the University of Tartu Sports Hall. Additionally, in cooperation with the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Estonia, they are organizing Cybercation for the third time.

Telia Cyber Battle of Nordic-Baltics 2024 is the largest ethical hacking event for students in the Nordics and Baltics. It aims to raise awareness of cybersecurity among young people and educational institutions. The competition is designed to teach the fundamentals of cybersecurity in a practical, real-life, and ethical manner to develop and improve skills.

CyberSpike is Estonia’s top cybersecurity competition for young talents aged 14-25 years. The competition includes an online qualification round, from which the most outstanding contestants will be invited to the main competition.

Cybercation is the Nordic-Baltic Educators’ Forum, organized exclusively for educators, IT teachers, representatives of educational organizations, youth specialists, IT/cyber education enthusiasts, civil servants, policymakers, and businesses. This event is set to revolutionize how we approach cybersecurity education, aiming to provide the cybersecurity experts that our societies are in high need of.

Telia Cyber Battle of Nordic-Baltics 2024 & CyberSpike final

On November 1, 2024, the Telia Cyber Battle of Nordic-Baltics 2024 x CyberSpike 2024 final will take place in the Sports Hall of the University of Tartu (Ujula 4). The competition is meant for young cyber talents aged 14-25 years.

The Telia Cyber Battle of Nordic-Baltics 2024 is the largest ethical hacking event for students in the Nordics and Baltics. It aims to raise awareness of cybersecurity among young people and educational institutions. The competition aims to teach the fundamentals of cybersecurity in a practical, real-life, and ethical manner to develop and improve skills.

The winners of the CyberSpike competition, placing first to third in both the younger (14-20 years old) and older (21-25 years old) categories, will be awarded the CyberSpike trophy by CR 14. Additionally, participants in the main round will be offered various opportunities for further development through camps and subsequent online competitions in Estonia or abroad via TalTech. Similarly, students in grades 11-12 can apply for studies at TalTech under special conditions: https://taltech.ee/eritingimustel-taltechi.

CyberSpike is organized in collaboration with CR 14, the Ministry of Defence, TalTech, and the Cyber Command.

We find out in the final:

  • Telia CBONB 2024 overall winning team
  • Telia CBONB 2024 best girl team
  • Telia CBONB 2024 best girl
  • Telia CBONB 2024 best online league team
  • Telia CBONB 2024 best Estonian team
  • Telia CBONB 2024 x CyberSpike/KüberNaaskel 3 individual bests in the younger age group
  • Telia CBONB 2024 x CyberSpike/KüberNaaskel 3 individual bests in the older age group
  • Telia CBONB 2024 x CyberSpike 10 best individuals who will receive invitations to the CyberCamp program
  • Telia CBONB 2024 x CyberSpike/Kübernaaskel best male participant
  • Telia CBONB 2024 x CyberSpike/KüberNaaskel best female participant
  • Special prizes for solving tasks of partners/sponsors/supporters

Cybercation

On November 1, 2024, Cybercation will take place in the Sports Hall of the University of Tartu (Ujula 4). The idea of Cybercation was initiated by the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Estonia. Cybercation is the Nordic-Baltic Educators’ Forum, organized exclusively for educators, IT teachers, representatives of educational organizations, youth specialists, IT/cyber education enthusiasts, civil servants, policymakers, and businesses. This event is set to revolutionize how we approach cybersecurity education, intending to provide the cybersecurity experts that our societies greatly need.

A detailed agenda and speakers will be announced soon!

Partners

Name sponsor of the event
TELIA
Official broadcast channel for the final
TELIA INSPIRA
Co-Organizer of the Cybercation
Nordic Council of Minister’s Office in Estonia
Official broadcast channel for the conference
Delfi

Supports and help to implement the CyberSpike

CR14
Kaitseministeerium
TalTech
Küberväejuhatus

Supporters:

CybExer Technologies
ByteLife
Alexela
SK ID Solutions
Coca-Cola
Arvutitark
RiskSight
Robotex
Tartu linn
Tallinn
Tartu Observatoorium
Tartu 2024
Teaduskool
Tere
TÜ Arvutiteaduste instituut

Enterteinment Area

Information TBA

VIP Area

Information TBA