Baltimore Chapter of the ACM and the Baltimore IEEE Computer Society are excited
to present a free lecture on current and future CyberSecurity issues by Prof.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 7:00.
National Electronics Museum
RSVP to [log in to unmask] and you'll be treated to complimentary
Pizza starting at 6:30.
talk will be of value to people with technical and non-technical backgrounds.
Individuals, corporations, government agencies and non-profits are placing more
information on the Internet than ever before. The trend to having data,
equipment and applications managed by external companies and the use of cloud
Business People with computing needs and IT managers all need a better
understanding of today’s security issues if our personal information and data
assets are to be kept safe.
join us on January 20, 2011 and feel free to forward this to people that might
details on the speaker and talk follow:
"Cybersecurity: How did we get here and where are we going?"
Carl Landwehr, University of Maryland
things getting better in cybersecurity, or worse? This talk will review recent
events in information security and privacy, consider how we got to the state we
are in, and close with some speculation on where we may be heading. The
audience will be invited to participate in a discussion on these topics at the
conclusion of the talk. The speaker's perspective will incorporate his
experiences as a computer security researcher and research manager at the Naval
Research Laboratory and as a funder of research at the National Science
Foundation and the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency, as well as
his position as Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine.
event is free and open to the public.
the National Electronics Museum website at
is available in the lot behind the Museum.
you for your attention,
Baltimore ACM Executive Committee
William Edelstein, Vice Chair
Roy Albin, Secretary
Emil Volcheck, Past