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Create a Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and Culture at the Province of New Brunswick

Published: 18 October 2019

ID: G00383594

Analyst(s): Earl Perkins, Brent Predovich


The CyberNB initiative is a pioneering collaboration involving government, academic and commercial participants. This overview of the program’s strengths and weaknesses can give SRM leaders a competitive advantage in attracting the best talent, improving awareness and fostering collaboration.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Conflicting Communication and Engagement Between Centralized and Distributed Leadership Has Led to Siloed and Uncoordinated Actions
  • Lack of Project Awareness Across External and Initial Stakeholders Has Led to Missed Opportunities With Attracting New Contributions, Monetary and Otherwise
  • Challenges in Capitalizing on Skills Development Have Hampered SRM Leaders’ Capacity to Remain Innovative

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