Cybersecurity Conference
Cyber Security Conference

NYIT's Annual Cybersecurity Conference 2015

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
1871 Broadway at 61st Street
New York City

Presented by NYIT's School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, this conference brings together cyber experts from academia, business, and government to address:

  • Privacy, authentication, and biometrics
  • Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) and the Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Mobile security
  • The protection of critical infrastructure, organizations, and individuals against cyber attacks
  • Frontiers in cyber research and education


Student Poster Contest

Undergraduate, M.S., and Ph.D. students (NYIT and non-NYIT) are invited to present posters on their ongoing research and enter the poster competition. View contest details »


Keynote Speakers:

  • Andy Ozment, Ph.D., Assistant Secretary, Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, National Protections and Programs Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Angelos Keromytis, Ph.D., Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, U.S. Department of Defense

Speakers and Panelists:

  • Edward Guiliano, Ph.D., President, NYIT
  • Rahmat Shoureshi, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, NYIT
  • Nada Anid, Ph.D., Dean, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, NYIT
  • Kiran Balagani, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Computer Science, NYIT
  • Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President, NYC Government
  • Gregory Conti, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Director of Army Cyber Institute, U.S. Military Academy at West Point
  • Peter M. Curtis (B.T. '83, M.S. '95), President and Chief Executive Officer, Power Management Concepts, LLC
  • Ziqian (Cecilia) Dong, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, NYIT
  • Idan Edry, Chief Technology Officer, Nation-E
  • Rob Evans, Director of Business Development for Air Command and Control Solutions, Northrop Grumman's Division of Information Systems
  • Paolo Gasti, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Computer Science, NYIT
  • John Kimmins, Senior Security Director, iconectiv
  • Nasir Memon, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering Department, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering
  • Shaun Mooney (B.S. '95, M.S. '04), Director of Infrastructure, Colliers International
  • Monique Morrow, Chief Technology Officer, Cisco
  • Ronald Mraz, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, Owl Computing Technologies, Inc.
  • Danielle Santos, Program Manager for Cybersecurity Formal Education, U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Branch
  • Sabine Schlig, Vice President, Security Division, IBM
  • Paul Silba, Director of Cyber Security, New York Power Authority
  • Salvatore J. Stolfo, Ph.D., Tenured Professor of Computer Science, Columbia University
  • Jonathan Voris, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Computer Science, NYIT
  • Allison Wikoff, Intelligence Analyst/Security Researcher, Dell SecureWorks


Registration Information

Individual Ticket (Before Sept. 1) $100

Individual Ticket (After Sept. 1) $120

Professional Organization Member $75

Faculty from Tri-State Universities $60

NYIT Faculty, Staff and Alumni $60

Non-NYIT Students without Lunch $25

NYIT Students without Lunch (Free)

NYIT Engineering and Computing Sciences Faculty (Free)


Get Professional Development Hours in Cybersecurity!

Participants may receive five Professional Development Hours (PDHs) for professional engineers/IT specialists.



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