Carnegie Mellon CyLab Partners Conference

Time: October 14, 2009 - 9:00 AM - October 16, 2009 - 5:00 PM

Location: Carnegie Mellon CyLab, Pittsburgh, PA


The 2009 agenda befits CyLab as one of the world's premier research centers in cybersecurity, privacy, and availability.

There will be two thought-provoking and insightful key note speakers.

  • Melissa Hathaway, former Acting Senior Director for Cyberspace for the National Security and Homeland Security Councils.
  • Gary McGraw, Chief Technical Officer of Cigital, Inc.

The latest CyLab research work in several critical areas will be highlighted:

  • Trusted Computing Platforms and Devices
  • Usability of Security and Privacy Techniques
  • Security of Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Secure Mobile Systems and Networks
  • Secure Software Engineering
  • Secure Home Computing

Two CyLab Distinguished Fellows will chair panels offering insightful perspectives on vital issues and trends.

  • Jody Westby, CyLab Distinguished Adjunct Fellow and Chief Executive Officer, Global Cyber Risk.
  • Richard Power, CyLab Distinguished Fellow and Director of Strategic Communications

CERT senior managers will also present with a special focus on digital forensics.