|[September 18, 2012]
NYIT Hosts Third Cyber Security Conference
Experts from government, private industry and academia gather for New
York Institute of Technology's cyber security conference.
"New technologies come with new liabilities, and we need to
collaboratively and proactively identify risks and learn to protect
businesses and individuals against potential threats," said Nada
Marie Anid, Ph.D., dean of NYIT's School of Engineering and
Computing Sciences, which offers a robust program in network security to
teach students to identify and solve security breaches.
9a.m. - 5p.m., Thursday, Sept. 20
NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway (61st - 62nd
to register and view abstracts.
Defending Cyberspace: Are We Ready to Meet Emerging Cyber Threats Neal
Ziring, Technial Director, Information Assurance Directorate,
National Security Agency
Demystifying Cyber Security - the Route to Innovation - Marisa
S. Viveros, Vice President, IBM (News - Alert) Cyber Security Innovation
State of Security - You've Got Their Attention, Now What - Michael
A. Davis, CEO, Savid Technologies
Perils of Social Media: How Facebook (News - Alert), Google, Twitter, Social
Media, and Cloud Computing Create Threats to Privacy, Security and
Liberty - Rajesh Goel, Chief Technical Officer, Co-Founder,
Sense-Making in Security and Network Operation Centers - Steven
Greenspan, Senior Vice President, CA (News - Alert) Technologies
Information and Communication Technology in the Globalization Era:
Impacts on Supply Chain, Risk Management - John F. Kimmins,
Executive Director/Fellow, Applied Communication Sciences
Towards a Secure and Open Digital Society; the Dutch Approach -
Wil van Gemert, Director, Cyber Security, Netherlands Ministry of
Justice and Safety
21st Century Cyber Security Challenges and Opportunities - panel
moderator, Corby Hovis, Program Director, National Science Foundation;
Department of Homeland Security, NY Power Authority panelists.
Conference attendance qualifies for 5 Professional Development Hours.
York Institute of Technology (NYIT) offers 90 degree programs,
including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more
than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and
sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health
professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit
independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 14,000
students attending campuses on Long Island and Manhattan, online, and at
its global campuses.
Led by President
Edward Guiliano, NYIT's mission is to provide career-oriented
professional education, offer access to opportunity to all qualified
students, and support applications-oriented research that benefits the
larger world. Visit nyit.edu.
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