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Cybersecurity Seminar: Abu Dhabi 2014
cyber seminar

E-Government and Online Business in the Age of Advanced Persistent Cyber Threats

A Lunch-and-Learn Event Co-Hosted by NYIT and the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce

  • Date:  Jan. 15, 2014
  • Location:  Hotel Sofitel

AGENDA

12:00 p.m. Welcome, Introductions, and NYIT Video Presentation
Rahmat Shoureshi, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, NYIT
12:15 p.m. Seminar
Rob Marano, Founder, The Hackerati; Adjunct Professor, NYIT
12:45 – 1:00 p.m. Question-and-Answer Session, Survey, and Raffle Drawing
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch

 
NYIT Administration & Faculty Participants
 

Rahmat Shoureshi, Ph.D.
Provost
New York Institute of Technology

Rahmat Shoureshi, Ph.D., became NYIT’s provost and vice president for academic affairs in August 2011. He is responsible for shaping academic priorities and programs, attracting and supporting outstanding faculty, and expanding research initiatives, especially multidisciplinary efforts. He oversees faculty and curriculum development, planning and budgeting, and initiatives for teaching and learning with technology.

Prior to joining NYIT, he served as dean of the School of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Denver. Dr. Shoureshi has also authored more than 250 technical publications and holds several patents. He is an expert in automation, artificial intelligence, robotics, bioengineering, energy/power engineering, structural engineering, and automotive noise, vibration, and harshness.

He earned his Ph.D. and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering at MIT.

 

 

Rob Marano
Co-Founder, The Hackerati
Adjunct Professor, NYIT

With more than 20 years of technology, sales, marketing and general management experience in the software and telecommunications fields, Rob Marano recognized the developer shortage in and importance and subsequent confluence of cloud-based Big Data/Analytics, social computing, and mobile-centric user experience, Marano founded The Hackerati with a veteran software and Internet engineer.

Marano’s previous positions include president, CEO, and CTO for InDorse Technologies; founder of Falkin Systems LLC, a next-generation strong authentication solutions vendor out of The Cooper Union; director of emerging software technologies at PricewaterhouseCoopers' Global Technology Centres (London, Frankfurt, and Menlo Park); and leadership roles in technology and strategy for several successful startups, including Micromuse (IBM), RiverSoft (IBM), and Voyence (now EMC).

 
AmCham

 

NYIT thanks the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry for its support of this event. For more information on the Abu Dhabi Campus, visit nyit.edu/abudhabi.

 
 
 
 
 

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