Vijay Varadharajan | Global Innovation Chair in Cybersecurity
University of Newcastle | Australia

Vijay Varadharajan, Global Innovation Chair in Cybersecurity, University of Newcastle

Vijay is the Global Innovation Chair Professor in Cyber Security at the University of Newcastle and Director of Advanced Cyber Security Engineering Research Centre (ACSRC) at Newcastle. 
Previously he was Microsoft Chair Professor in Innovation in Computing at Macquarie University and the Dean/Head of School of Computing and IT at University of Western Sydney (1996-2000).
Vijay is active in industry and government consultation including:  member of the Australian Academy of Science National Committee on Information and Communication Systems (2014 -- ); ICT Advisory Panel in the NSW Government (2014-2015); the Cyber Security Task Force (CSTF) in India (2015 -- ); and was a member of Strategic Research Priorities Committee (Cyber Security), Office of the Chief Scientist of Australia (2015). 


Day 2 @ 11:30

Impact of cyber security in higher ed

  • Why Cyber Security is important for all in the Education sector
  • Given the importance of Cloud Computing in the Education sector, what are the global trends for Cloud Security
  • As cloud data storage raised quite a few questions with Higher Ed IT management, what are the techniques, tips for securing data and services?

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