Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Center for Cybersecurity and Information Assurance Presents Inaugural Symposium on Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

May 1, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wilson Auditorium on the Metropolitan Campus

Teaneck, NJ (April 4, 2013) Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Center for Cybersecurity and Information Assurance is pleased to announce its inaugural Symposium on Cybersecurity and Information Assurance to be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in the Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, on FDU’s Metropolitan Campus.

Top security professionals from government, industry and academia will gather to present the current state of cybersecurity affecting our daily lives. The symposium will raise the awareness of attendees about cyber threats and detail some of the remedial measures. The program focus will be on topics such as Survivability in Cyberspace, Security Pattern Usage in Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), Network Security Service Implementation Issues, and Thinking with a Security Mindset. The symposium ends with a virtual tour of New Jersey’s InfoAge Museum, an overview of the history of communication technology and a hands-on forensics demonstration in FDU’s Cybercrime Laboratory.

Featured Speakers

Kevin A. Kwiat, Principal Computer Engineer, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory in Rome, NY

Jungwoo Ryoo, Associate Professor of Information Science and Technology, Penn State University, Altoona, PA

William R. Beckett, Lead Principal-Technical Architect, AT&T Laboratories, Middletown, NJ

Justin Cappos, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of New York University, NY

Fred Carl, Director, InfoAge Museum, Wall, NJ

Eamon Doherty, Associate Professor and Director Cybercrime Training Laboratory, Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, N

About the event:

When:             Wednesday, May 1, 2013 
from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

            Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, Metropolitan Campus,

140 University Plaza Drive, Hackensack, N

Cost:            Symposium is free but guests must register at http://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=9953

The event is co-sponsored by IEEE Computer Society Chapter of the North Jersey Section

For more information please contact:

Center for Cybersecurity & Information Assurance  (201) 692-2105 

For Immediate Release

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