Tulare County to Host Tech Fair

Tulare County to Host Tech Fair

Residents, businesses, and government agencies who want to know more about how to prevent and protect themselves from cyber crimes are invited to attend a tech fair in Visalia.

The Tulare County Information & Communications Technology Department  (TCiCT) is hosting its annual tech fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday at the Visalia Convention Center. Registration will open at 9:30 a.m.

The theme for this year's fair is security and is setup to be the biggest one yet, with more than 25 vendors, a Digital Photo Contest Display, and security demos. TCiCT will offer attendees many opportunities to increase their cyber security knowledge from a work and personal level.

All Tulare County employees are invited to attend along with surrounding cities, counties, educational institutions, and others.  Several workshops will be offered this year. TC Teaming, a collaborative training and a Cyber Security workshop with both morning and afternoon sessions. The State of California Department of Technology will be stopping at the Tech Fair as part of their CALNET 3 tour to showcase contract changes from CALNET 2 to CALNET 3.

The Tulare County Board of Supervisors and Tulare County Information & Communications Technology Department (TCiCT) have declared January 2014 Cyber Security Awareness Month in Tulare County in conjunction with the Third Annual TCiCT Tech Fair.

For the most up to date information check out the website: http://tularecounty.ca.gov/techfair/