Industry Day 2017 | Penn State University

April 24th -25th




Sunday, April 23rd (The Nittany Lion Inn’s Alumni Fireside Lounge)

5:00pm – 7:00pm Early Registration
6:00pm – 8:00pm Welcome Reception


Monday, April 24th (Hyatt Place, 2nd Floor)

7:00am – 8:45am

Breakfast Buffet
8:50am – 9:10am Welcome 

Patrick McDaniel, INSR Director

Anthony A. Atchley, Senior Associate Dean of Engineering

Tom La Porta, Head EECS

Chita Das, Head, CSE

9:10am – 9:40am INSR Overview

Patrick McDaniel, INSR Director

9:40am – 10:30am Faculty Featured Talk, “Automatic software security hardening”

Gang Tan, Associate Professor, CSE

10:30am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – 11:30am Overview of Network Research

Guohong Cao, Professor CSE

11:30am – 12:00pm Overview of Security Research

Trent Jaeger, Professor CSE

12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch Buffet
1:30pm – 3:15pm Demo and Poster Session (Poster List)
3:15pm – 3:45pm Break
3:45pm – 4:15pm Student Featured Talk, “Adversarial Network Forensics inSoftware Defined Networking”

Stefan Achleitner, PhD Student, CSE

4:15pm – 4:45pm Student Featured Talk, “On Limitations of Access Control Models for Privacy- Sensitive Sensors”

Giuseppe Petracca, PhD Student, CSE

6:00pm – 8:00pm

INSR Dinner at The Tavern


Tuesday, April 25th (IST Building, Room 222)

7:00am – 8:45am Breakfast Buffet
8:50am – 9:00am Opening

Patrick McDaniel, INSR Director

 9:00am – 9:30am Faculty Talk, “Emerging Non-Volatile Memories- Applications, Challenges and Solutions”

Swaroop Ghosh, Assistant Professor, EE

9:30am – 10:00am Faculty Talk, “Applications of Information Theory to Distributed Computing”

Viveck Cadambe, Assistant Professor EE

10:30am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – 11:30am Faculty Talk, “Designing Programming Languages for Provably Secure Systems”

Danfeng Zheng, Assistant Professor, CSE

11:30am – 12:00pm Faculty Talk, “Obtaining Global Network State without Global Access via Network Tomography (TBD)”

Ting He, Associate Professor, CSE

12:00pm – 12:10pm Closing and Adjourn

Patrick McDaniel, INSR Director

12:30pm – 1:30pm Boxed Lunch





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