France-Atlanta 2016 brings French-American focus on cybersecurity [fr]

Georgia Tech and the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France will co-host a transatlantic symposium on Cybersecurity: Transatlantic Innovation & Strategies on October 13-14 as part of France-Atlanta 2016.

JPEG Bringing together leading French and American scientists, including a delegation from CNRS, the French National Center for Scientific Research, INRIA, French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation, and other major institutions, along with representatives from the Embassy of France in the United States, the objective of this event is to leverage mutual strengths and develop new scientific partnerships between France and the U.S.

Topics include online crime and counter measures, privacy and data protection, cryptology and system security, formal methods for security, and education of tomorrow’s cybersecurity scientists. In addition, industry leaders, innovative start-up companies and high-level researchers will tackle current technology transfer and innovation challenges in the field during a roundtable discussion. A keynote address on “Private Outsourced Computations" will be given by David Pointcheval Ph.D., CNRS researcher, in the Computer Science Department at Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France.

This symposium is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required.

When: October 13-14, 2016 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. day 1; 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., day 2
Where: Auditorium, Technology Square Research Building, Georgia Tech
(85 5th St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30308)

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Last modified on 29/09/2016

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