HotSoS 2017 Program Committee

 

PROGRAM CHAIR

JONATHAN KATZ is a professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland where he conducts research on cryptography, privacy, and the science of cybersecurity. In 2013 he became director of the Maryland Cybersecurity Center. Katz has received numerous awards, including an NSF CAREER award in 2005 and a Humboldt Research Award in 2015. He was a member of the DARPA Computer Science Study Group from 2009-2010, and currently serves on the steering committee for the IEEE Cybersecurity Initiative as well as on the State of Maryland Cybersecurity Council. He is a co-author of the widely used textbook "Introduction to Modern Cryptography," now in its second edition.

 

CO-CHAIRS

MICHEL CUKIER is the director for the Advanced Cybersecurity Experience for Students (ACES) and the associate director for education for the Maryland Cybersecurity Center. He also an associate professor of reliability engineering with a joint appointment in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

XENOFON KOUTSOUKOS is a Professor of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Vanderbilt University. He is also a Senior Research Scientist in the Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS).

 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

ADAM AVIV, United States Naval Academy   
TRAVIS BREAUX, Carnegie Mellon University   
ALVARO CARDENAS, UT Dallas   
WILL ENCK, North Carolina State University   
CHRIS GATES, Symantec   
LIMIN JIA, Carnegie Mellon University   
MICHAEL MAASS, Bosch Research   
SAM MALEK, George Mason University   
MICHELLE MAZUREK, University of Maryland
SAYAN MITRA, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign   
CHARLES MORISSET, Newcastle University   
BILL SANDERS, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign   
BILL SCHERLIS, Carnegie Mellon University   
JESSICA STADDON, North Carolina State University   
ADAM TAGERT, National Security Agency   
EUGENE VOROBEYCHIK, Vanderbilt University   
SHOUHUAI XU, UT San Antonio   
 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Local Arrangements and Publicity Chair: KATIE DEY, Vanderbilt University   
NSA Liasons: STEPHANIE ASKINS-YANNACCI, HEATHER LUCAS, and TIM THIMMESCH   
Graphic Design: AMY KARNS, Vanderbilt University