Information Assurance Day 2015

Posted on 10/22/2015 3:57:34 PM

This year’s Information Assurance Day is coming up on October 29 from 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. in the HUB Delaware Room.

There are presentations coming from various industry professionals and from one of our own faculty, William Oblitey. The topics range from risk management to the dangers associated with container files and mobile computing. Oblitey will do a section on the Information Assurance programs at IUP, for those who are interested in a major or minor relating to cyber security. Stop by for an interesting day of technology!

Schedule of Events:

  • 9:00 - Opening Remarks
  • 9:15 - "Information Assurance Challenges: Technical and Risk Management Perspectives" by Guna Seetharaman, Ph.D, FIEEE, ST NRL/ITD, Chief Scientist for Computational Science
  • 9:45 - "Information Assurance/Cyber Security Programs at IUP" by Bill Oblitey, Ph.D, Co PI of Cyber Catch Program
  • 10:00 - "How Threat Intelligence Affects Business Risk" by Tom Bowers, Chief Security Strategist, ePlus Technologies, Inc
  • 11:00 - "A View from the Field: NSF Cybersecurity Challenges, Goals, and Opportunities" by James A. Marsteller CISSP, Chief Information Security Officer, Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
  • 12:00 - Break
  • 1:00 - "Monsters Hiding in Container Files" by Joseph Karolchik, Founder of nteligen, Former software engineer and manager at Raytheon, Booz-Allen Hamilton, and ITT Defense
  • 2:00 - "Cyber Security and Mobility" by Ben Dadson and Craig Pluchinsky, Security Analysts, IUP IT Support Services
  • 3:00 - "A New Paradigm in Managing America's Digital Health" by Nnamdi Asogwa

Department of Computer Science