Prof. Manoj Singh Gaur
Director IIT Jammu, India.
Prof(Dr.) Manoj Singh Gaur is the Director, Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu. Prior to joining IIT Jammu, he was a Professor and Head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT) Jaipur, India. Additionally, he was Professor-In-Charge (Coordinator) of IIIT Kota. He completed his Master's degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore and his Ph.D. from the University of Southampton, UK. In his teaching and research career of more than two decades, he has been an Investigator of a number of funded research projects in the area of Information Security and Networks on Chip. He has been part of the core group of Project ISEA (Information Security Education and Awareness) which is a major multi-institutional project in the domain of Information Security in India. His current research areas include Computer and Network Security (Network Attack Models and Countermeasures), Mobile Platform Security, Cloud Security, Malware Analysis, Networks-on-Chip, and SDN. He has published more than 170+ papers in reputed journals and conferences. He has also contributed to a number of book chapters. He has funded several international collaborations with many countries. He has supervised several PhDs till date and currently, many research scholars are working actively in his research group. He has served technical program committees of many IEEE/ACM conferences and is a contributing reviewer of a number of ACM/IEEE/Elsevier/IET/Springer journals.
Dr. Corrado Aaron Visaggio
Associate Professor University of Sannio, Italy.
Dr. Corrado Aaron Visaggio is an Associate Professor at the Department of Engineering, University of Sannio, where he teaches “Security of Networks and Software Systems'' at the MSc in Computer Engineering. He obtained the MSc in Electronic Engineering (2001) from Politecnico di Bari, and the Ph.D. in Information Engineering (2005) from the University of Sannio, Italy. His research interests include malware analysis, data protection, threat intelligence and many more. He teaches in Master Programs of Cybersecurity of the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, and the International School organized by the Italian Ministry of Interior for the education of International Law Enforcement Agencies. He has been an instructor at the Department of Intelligence, at the Italian Ministry of Interior. He is director of the Unisannio Chapter of the CINI Cybersecurity National Lab. He leads the Cybersecurity Lab at the Department of Engineering of the University of Sannio. He is the scientific leader of several research projects in Cybersecurity, funded by Private and Public Organizations. He collaborates with several Universities (ETH Zurich, University of San Jose, University of Castilla-La-Mancha, University of Lugano, University College Dublin, University of Delft, and SCMS School of Engineering & Technology). He has authored almost one hundred scientific papers and he serves in several Editorial Boards of International journals and Program Committees of international conferences. He is among the founders of the SER&Practice software house.
Associate Professor University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli
Prof. Massimiliano Rak is an Associate professor at University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli (SUN). He got his degree in Computer Science Engineering at the University of Napoli Federico II in 1999. In November 2002 he got a PhD degree in Electronic Engineering at Second University of Naples. He won a competion as a researcher and worked as aggregate professor at Second University of Napoles from 2002. His scientific activity is mainly focused on the analysis and design of High Performance System Architectures and on methodologies and techniques for Distributed Software development, Security Evaluation and Enforcement in Distributed Systems, Cloud Computing. He acted as chiars in international conferences and workshops and regularly participate in international conferences program commitees and act as editor in scientific journals.He actively contributed , even as principal investigator, to european, national and regional research projects. In particular, he coordinated the FP7 SPECS project and led the CERICT operational unit in the MUSA H2020 project. His scientific production includes more than 150 scientific papers in international pubblications.
Dr. Kumar Rajamani
Senior manager , Algorithm , KLA Tencor
Dr. Kumar Rajamani currently works in KLA Tencor as Senior Manager Algorithm in their Research Division. He has mentored the research team at Philips Research to build state-of-the-art Deep Learning and Machine Learning algorithms for Fetal Ultrasound Analysis. Earlier, as Manager at Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions, his team in New Business Technologies was exploring healthcare technologies for emerging markets. One of the initiatives he was involved is in building the Fundus Image Analysis Platform and Deep Learning algorithms. Using the Machine Learning methodology, he has successfully created a cutting-edge algorithm for classifying Fundus Images and detecting Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma and Dry Eye. Prior to his assignment at Bosch, he was Research Engineer at GE Global Research, working on Oncology Quantification (DCE-MRI), Medical Image Registration.
He was also briefly associated with academic research and was Chairperson and Head of the Department of Information Technology at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetam. He started his professional career as Senior Scientist at Philips. He was with Philips Research Asia - Bangalore for over a year. During his tenure at Philips Research, he was actively involved with a project requiring signal processing and pattern classification. He was instrumental in coming up with new patentable ideas. He has a total of Ten Invention Disclosures (Patents) to his credit. He has given invited guest lectures as part of International Conferences in Machine Learning, Medical Image Analysis, Medical Image Registration, and Pattern Classification, both in India and Abroad. He has given pre-conference tutorial talks at IEEE and Springer International Conferences. He obtained his Doctoral degree from MEM Research Center, Institute of Surgical Technology and Biomechanics, University of Bern, working on Medical Image Analysis for Computer Assistance in Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS)
Mr. Shyam Sundar Ramaswami
Sr. staff cyber Security architect GE Health
Shyam Sundar Ramaswami is a Senior Staff cyber security architect with GE health care and his areas of work include research , offensive security and defensive security for health care products . Shyam is a two-time TEDx speaker, co-author of the book titled “ It’s your Digital Life” and a teacher of cyber security. Shyam has delivered talks in top-notch international cybersecurity conferences like Blackhat, Qubit, Nullcon, Deepsec and Hack fest. Shyam has also taught “Advanced malware attacks and defences” class at Stanford University’s cybersecurity program and runs a mentoring program called “Being Robin” where he mentors students all over the globe on cybersecurity. Interviews with him have been published on leading websites like ZDNet and CISO MAG.