NNCSC is run as a team effort. The
structure is as follows
Dr Fungai Bhunu Shava - Chair
Mr Attlee Gamundani
Mrs Mercy Bere Chitauro
. Prof Dharm Jat Singh
Prof Hussin Jazri
Dr Nalina Suresh
Mr Isaac Nhamu
Mr Shadreck Chitauro
. Mr Justin Pedersen
Mr Marco Maartens
. Mr Mark Wynne
Mr Massory Ickua
form the core team and are responsible for heading different teams as detailed
in the next section.
Team/Operations Team -
competition officials that organize, run, and manage the competition.
They solicit for sponsorship, manage the budget and handle all
communication including complaints. The team is headed by Dr Bhunu Shava.
competition officials that are responsible for the event logistics
including food, venue and program design. The team is headed by
Mrs Mercy Chitauro.
penetration testing professionals simulating external hackers attempting
to gain unauthorized access to competition teams’ systems. The
objective is not to disable the networks, but to set things up that create
a learning environment for the students. Headed by Mr Marco Marteens & Mr Justin Pedersen.
competition support members who provide overall administrative support to
the competition. They develop the documentation and rules. Co-headed by Dr
Fungai Bhunu Shava and Mr Attlee Gamundani.
Team/Competition Team - the
institution competitive teams consisting of students competing in a NNCSC
team is headed by Prof Jazri and Dr Nalina Suresh.
competition support members responsible for the infrastructure and provide technical support. They create
and build the networks the competing students will have to defend. This
team also deals with the physical workstations, routers, virtual and cloud
environments of the competition. Co-headed by Mr Chitauro and Mr Laurent Evrard.
competition officials, who
observe team performance in their competition area, judge and evaluate
team performance and rule compliance. They are the score keepers
during the event. Headed
by Mr Massory Ickua & Mr Mark Wynne.