Events

When Virtual Becomes Actual

The Institute for Information Security & Privacy hosts events throughout the year to stimulate face-to-face conversations and solutions around cybersecurity. Our aim is to offer events that are open to all who wish to participate and free to attend, thanks to the generous support of industry partners. Connect with us here at Georgia Tech or at industry and government events around the globe.

 

Coming Up...  Join us at these events!

 

August 25 - December 1

Cybersecurity Lecture Series

A free, open-to-the-public, one-hour lecture is offered during Fall '17, featuring thought leaders who are advancing the field of information security and privacy. Invited speakers include executives and researchers from Fortune 500 companies, federal intelligence agencies, start-ups and incubators, as well as Georgia Tech faculty and students presenting their research. Held weekly on campus, Fridays at Noon.  Choose a lecture to attend.

Date
Guest Speaker
Aug. 25 Joel Odom, CIPHER Lab, Georgia Tech Research Institute
Sept. 1 Terry Nelms, Pindrop
Sept. 8 Mathias Payer, Purdue University
Sept. 15 Milton Mueller, Georgia Tech, School of Public Policy
Sept. 22 Nick Nikiforakis, Stony Brook University
Sept. 29 Tudor Dumitras, University of Maryland
Oct. 6 Raheem Beyah, Georgia Tech, School of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Oct. 13 Peter Swire, Georgia Tech, Scheller College of Business
Oct. 27 Tony Tauber, Comcast
Nov. 3 Sakis Meliopoulos, Georgia Tech, School of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Dec. 1 Patrick McDaniel, The Pennsylvania State University

 

September 18 - 20

RAID 2017

Georgia Tech hosts RAID 2017 -- the 20th International Symposium on Research Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses. Attendees include researchers working in the field of computer and information security, academics studying the field of cybersecurity, incident response and security teams, and technical staff who determine security product needs and implement solutions.

 
September 27

Georgia Tech Cyber Security Summit
Focus: The Science of Attribution

Each year, security experts see new evolutions in cyber threats to people, businesses and governments. The 15th Annual Georgia Tech Cyber Security Summit brings together government, industry, and academia to prepare for the newest challenges in securing information and cyber-connected systems. Featuring EDu Talks by Georgia Tech research scientists about emerging techniques for better cyber attribution and traceback.

 
September 28

Open-Enrollment Course: "Cybersecurity Fundamentals: Multilevel Security"

Earn credits toward a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this elective course. Gain an understanding of the history of multilevel security systems and how they can be applied to solve challenging system engineering problems involving data from multiple security domains.

 
October 6

Cybersecurity Lecture Series at Atlanta Cyber Week
Featuring
Dr. Raheem Beyah for “Out of Control: the expanded attack surface of control systems”

Georgia Tech’s free and open-to-the-public Cybersecurity Lecture Series convenes at the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) in Tech Square for Atlanta Cyber Week with Dr. Raheem Beyah, who will present highlights and takeaways from a multi-year study about the vulnerabilities of industrial control system networks used in critical infrastructures, such as the power grid.

 

October 24 - 26

Open-Enrollment Course: "Introduction to Malware Analysis"

Earn credits toward a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this two-day course. Malware is a growing threat to the information and intellectual property of organizations as techniques from attackers become increasingly sophisticated. This course will provide a foundational understanding of malicious software, how malware has shaped the global cyber security landscape, and its future impact.

 

February 14 - 15, 2018

Open-Enrollment Course: "Cyber Risk Management for Decision Makers"

Earn credits toward a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this two-day course. This course will help cyber and non-cyber professionals better understand the issues and concerns surrounding cyber risk management. Attendees will be taught how to identify high-level risks, map their impact across an organization, and identify actionable mitigation strategies using hands-on labs and case studies.

 
April 17 - 19

Open-Enrollment Course: "Introduction to Penetration Testing"

Earn credits toward a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this two-day course. This lab-based course will provide an understanding of the threat vectors and exploitation techniques used to penetrate systems and networks. Train your personnel in the assessment, exploitation and remediation techniques that can help identify vulnerabilities and uncover more effective security strategies.

 

May 15 - 16

Open-Enrollment Course: "Open Source Digital Forensics"

Earn credits toward a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this two-day course. Open Source Digital Forensics (OSDF) explores forensic investigation using freely redistributable, open source software tools. This class is ideal for law enforcement or commercial investigative organizations seeking to gain a digital forensics capability.

 

June 12 - 14

Open-Enrollment Course: "Fundamentals of Cyber Systems Test & Evaluation"

Earn credits toward a cybersecurity certificate from Georgia Tech Professional Education with this two-day course. Gain an overview of the cyber domain and how test and evaluation is used for cyber systems. The course includes the perspectives of the Department of Defense and industry test and evaluation practitioners, covering roles, responsibilities, processes, procedures and tools to work effectively in this space.