The launching of Silicon South is a collaborative effort between Mississippi State University's Computer Science and Engineering Department and the College Options Foundation. Goals include promoting job growth in and bringing digital literacy and computational thinking to the children and workforce to the southern region of the United States. The Charter Leadership Team consists of Mr. Ben Minnifield and Ms. Cynthia Skinner with College Options Foundation with collaboration with Dr. Sarah Lee, MSU.
The Mississippi Alliance for Women in Computing is partnering with Silicon South to bring computational thinking and cybersecurity awareness to young women and other under-resourced students.
For information on how your organization may join this Alliance that is committed to the growth of technology jobs and skilled workers in the southern region of the United States, submit the form below and a member of the leadership team will contact you. The Silicon South Website is coming soon!