ICT.OPEN 2018 Cyber Security Track

February 6, 2018

A thematic cybersecurity research session is again part of the ICT.OPEN 2018 conference program, scheduled March 20st 2018. Two important price winning announcements are part program: The Best Cybersecurity Master Thesis (BCMT) Award and the Dutch Cyber Security best Research Paper (DCSRP) 

First session 11.05-12.30

Theme: New Cyber Security talent. 

Talks by young scientists and master thesis award

11.05 – 11.10 Word of Welcome – Zeki Erkin

11.10 – 11.30 Veelasha Moonsamy – Utrecht University

11.30 – 11.50 Thomas Hupperich – UTwente

11.50 – 12.00 Plenary interview about their views on Cyber Security and their research - Jan Piet Barthel

12.00 – 12.05 Introduction Best Master Thesis Award – Zeki Erkin

12.05 – 12.15 Presentation Best Master Thesis Award 1

12.15 – 12.25 Presentation Best Master Thesis Award 2

12.25 – 12.30 Award Ceremony Best Master Thesis Award & announcement of follow-up in break (see below) – Zeki Erkin


BREAK - In between session 12.30-13.45

Mixed Generation Speed Dates follow-up to award ceremony, including more elaborate feedback of the jury on their work, and the opportunity for speed dates between people interested to meet the people from the first session: two presenters, the winning master thesis award students and the students presenting their posters.  Also available will be Professor Sakurai and Doctor Vargas  


Second session 13.45-15.45 (or 13.25 – 15.25)

Theme: On the Cutting-edge of innovation in Cyber Security research. Adversarial Machine Learning and best research paper awards.

13.45 – 13.50 Word of welcome & key-note introduction - Zeki Erkin

13.50 – 14.50 Professor Sakurai and Doctor Vargas from Kyushu University Japan

14.50 – 15.05 Presentation Best Research Paper 1 incl. 5 mins Q&A

15-05 – 15.20 Presentation Best Research Paper 2 incl. 5 mins Q&A

15.20 – 15.35 Presentation Best Research Paper 3 incl. 5 mins Q&A

15.35– 15.45  Award Ceremony – Jan Piet Barthel and Closing Words by Zeki Erkin


Register HERE for participation via the ICT.OPEN 2018 form 
!! Cybersecurity sessions concentrated on the second day of event, the 20st of March 2018

ICT.OPEN is the principal ICT research conference in the Netherlands. It features two distinguished plenary key notes and invited speakers, as well as many oral and poster presentations. The state of art in ICT research is presented and discussed here. More information: www.ictopen.nl