Cyber Security Innovation Forum

Sponsored by George Mason University's MS in Management of Secure Information Systems, the Cyber Security Innovation Forum is a regular event that brings cyber security experts and technology innovators to campus to speak on a variety of information security topics. The events focus on cybersecurity innovations that address current and evolving challenges and have a real and measurable impact.

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Cybersecurity Innovation Forum Meetup

Upcoming Event

Wednesday, September 10 at 7 p.m. in Room 163, Research Hall, Fairfax campus

Carlos R. Aguayo Gonzalex, CTO, Power Fingerprinting, Inc.


Scott Gorvett, CEO, Insider Spyder Software


Past Events

February 2014

Duminda Wijesekera, PhD
Professor, Computer Science, George Mason University and Visiting Research Scientist, National Institute for Standards and Technology

Clint Beasley
Regonal Sales Manager, and Hassanain Kapadia, Sales Engineer Palo Alto Networks

Ashok Sankar
Senior Director, Product Strategy and Management, Raytheon Cyber Products

September 2013

Vic Winkler
Chief Technology Officer, Covata

J.P. Auffret, PhD
Director, MSIS, MSTM, EMBA programs, School of Managment George Mason University

Grant Wilson
Senior Systems Engineer, Convergence Technology

John Prisco
President and CEO, Triumfant

April 2013

Kevin Sapp
Chief Technology Officer, SpydrSafe Mobile Security, Inc.

Angelos Stavrou, PhD
Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department and Associate Director of the Center for Secure Information Systems at George Mason University

Chet Hosmer
Chief Scientist and Senior Vice President, WetStone Technologies

Kevin Yin
Chief Executive Officer, SitScape

January 2013

Brent Hoon Kang, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Information Technology and Center for Secure Information Systems, George Mason University

Mark Troutman, PhD
Associate Director, Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security, George Mason University

Hala Strohmier
President, Strohmier Consulting, Inc.

John Griffin, PhD
Research Fellow, Telecommunication Systems Inc.

July 2012

Mark Oldknow
Director, Silver Tail Systems

Arun Sood, PhD
Professor of Computer Science, George Mason University, and Founder and CEO of SCITLabs

Mel Hurley
Director, Information Assurance Solutions, Wyle

Sammy Kassim

Philip Smith III
Mainframe Architect and Product Manager, Voltage Security

Eddie Schwartz
Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, RSA, The Security Division of EMC

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