SPACE COAST, FL is the high tech leader in the third largest state. Needless to say, cybersecurity’s economic relevance is booming here which is why we’re hosting a first-ever cybersecurity conference in-partnership with the University of Florida.
This event brings a diverse set of cybersecurity stakeholders together to discuss major industry trends and get exposure to some deep technical training direct from the experts themselves.
Mark Tehranipoor, co-director of Florida Institute for Cybersecurity (FICS) Research and Intel Endowed Chair Professor at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, will share the role that next-generation talent will play in delivering cybersecurity solutions to the connected world. The session offers an overview of the university’s current research on embedded systems security, reverse engineering, vulnerability analysis, and Internet of Things (IoT) security.
Scott is a serial entrepreneur who has started three companies as well as led a number of innovative technology businesses. Scott co-founded and sold AirDefense to Motorola and was later a member of the senior management team that drove the acquisition of Intellisync by Nokia. As CTO and co-founder of AirDefense, he led the development of the world’s first wireless intrusion detection and protection solution and helped grow a business that reached more than half of the Fortune 100. In recognition of this innovation, InfoWorld selected Scott as one of the world’s top 25 CTO’s in 2005.
Patrick Traynor is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering at the University of Florida. His research uncovered critical vulnerabilities in cellular networks, made the first measurement of mobile malware infections and offers robust mechanisms for combatting Caller-ID scams.
Recipient of a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation in 2010, was named a Sloan Fellow in 2014 and a Fellow for the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion in 2016.