Distinguished Lecturer Webinar Series

IEEE Computer Society hosts FREE interactive webinars through our Distinguished Visitors Program and in partnership with our Chapters and Special Technical Communities.

Upcoming Webinars:

The Rise of the Quantum Internet

9 October 2020–9:00 am ET

Marcello Caleffi and Angela Sara Cacciapuoti

Assistant Professor University of Naples Federico II

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The Internet just turned five decades that shaped the world we live in. But what comes next, the so-called Quantum Internet, will be even more revolutionary, likely in ways we cannot image yet. The aim of this webinar is to highlight the challenges and the opportunities connected to the design and deployment of the Quantum Internet, which requires a major network-paradigm shift and a multidisciplinary effort to harness the counter-intuitive marvels of quantum mechanics


Conference: Hot Topics in Cybersecurity

16 & 17 October 2020–All Day

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The IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Visitors and the Student and Young Professional Activities Committee brings you a virtual conference on hot topics in Cybersecurity. It is a program offered to support the technical development of the computer engineering and computer science community.

We’ll provide technical knowledge to people working at all levels in the field. Our speakers will focus on various aspects of cybersecurity including the security of cyber-physical systems, information security algorithms, dealing with a cyber-attack and access control in a touch-less society.

Session Topics:

  • Graduate Programs and Certification in Cybersecurity
  • Security of Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Advancements in Information Security Algorithms
  • Dealing with a Cyberattack
  • Access Control in a Touchless Society

Presentations by:

  • Stefano Zanero, Politecnico di Milano
  • Kendall Giles, Virginia Tech
  • Anirban Sengupta, Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T) Indore
  • Madhusudan Singh, Endicott College of International Studies at Woosong University (WSU), Daejeon, South Korea
  • Swarup Bhunia,  Warren B. Nelms Institute for the Connected World and University of Florida
  • Leonel Sousa, The Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) and the Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores – Investigação e Desenvo
  • Dharm Singh Jat, Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST)
  • Nancy Mead, Software Engineering Institute (SEI), and Carnegie Mellon University
  • CRS Kumar, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology(DIAT), DRDO, Ministry of Defence
  • PA Subrahmanyam, Stanford University
  • Andre Leon Sampaio Gradvohl, University of Campinas

For More Information Visit the Conference Website

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Future Webinars:

Past, Present and Future of Computing
22 October 2020 (1 pm ET)
V. Rajaraman

Digital Signature and IP Steganography for Securing Hardware Accelerators
5 November 2020 (1 pm ET)
Anirban Sengupta

The impact of Emergence, Nonlinear Dynamics, and Chaos Theory on Engineering
19 November 2020 (11 am ET)
Chuck Easttom

Webinar topics, schedule, and speakers are subject to change.

Interested in sponsoring any of our webinars? Contact Regan Pickett at r.pickett@computer.org for options.

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