Workshop@UH on Security analytics

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

Department of Computer Science,

Philip Guthrie Hoffman Building (PGH ) , Room 563 , University of Houston

We are organizing two 1 day workshops at University of Houston, Department of Computer Science. The Workshops will include presentations on Security modules and supporting materials, as well as some hands-on activities.

First workshop at UH on 23rd June:

Travel Awards and/or stipends will be available to Faculty, PostDocs and advanced PhD students (1 year from graduation), who are interested in adopting/adapting the coursewares we have developed.

The links to the Application and Travel Support forms.

The theme is Security Analytics. The full day workshop will focus on modules directed towards the following two topics:

Intrusion Detection

Data Mining/Machine Learning for Security‚Äč

Slides on Probability and Statistics for Machine Learning by Dr. David Marchette

‚ÄčLOCATION:

See Map below.

Department of Computer Science,

Philip Guthrie Hoffman Hall, PGH Room 563

University Of Houston,

3551 Cullen Blvd.

Houston, TX 77204,

USA


WORKSHOP FOCUS:

  • Introduce the Enriching Security Curricula and enhancing awareness of Security project (http://capex.cs.uh.edu/)
  • Introduce instructors to modules and hands on practice on Wireless Networking and Privacy in Data Mining
  • Build a community of practitioners that contributes to enhancing security awareness across and beyond computer science


BENEFITS:

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Readily integrate the modules offered into relevant activities for CS/IT courses
  • Use the modules content to improve and enhance students learning in these topics
  • Participate in building a community that uses and develops learning material in a modular form to enhance student learning.


SUPPORT:

The workshop is supported by an NSF grant. Funding is available to support travel and lodging for a limited number of participants.

Workshop Registration Application available at Workshop-SA@UH Application Link!

The application should be emailed to Dr. Rakesh Verma (rverma@uh.edu)

Workshop-SA@UH Travel Support Link!

Application deadline:May 25th,2018

Notification: May 28th, 2018

AGENDA:


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