September 15, 2021
10:30am - 11:00am Welcome / Introductions / Agenda Overview
11:00am - 12:00pm Keynote Speaker - David Burke - The Paradox of Adversial Reasoning
12:00pm - 1:00pm Break
1:00pm - 2:50pm

IOT Centric Challenges

  • Dr. Anupam Das (NCSU): Taking a Closer Look at the Alexa Skill Ecosystem
  • Dr. Selcuk Uluagac (FIU): Securing Devices & Applications in the Internet-of-Things & Cyber Physical Systems Era
  • Dr. Pardis Emami-Naeini (UW): The Journey to Design an Informatitive Privacy and Security 'Nutrition' Label for Smart Devices
  • Dr. T.J. O'Connor (FIT): Towards Labeling On-Demand IoT Traffic
2:50pm - 3:10pm Break
3:10pm - 5:00pm

Teaming Challenges

  • Dr. Ram Dantu (UNT): How can an Average Joe secure your network
  • Dr. Michael Petullo (NSA/USCC): Vulnerability Discovery Teaming
  • Mr. Gerald Willard (NSA): Enabling Top-Down AI Approach to Cyber Threat Intelligence Analysis - Training on the Analyst!
  • Dr. Thomas Demarcus (MSU): Revealing Malware in Memory


September 16, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am Keynote Speaker - Neil Briscombe - The Human & the Loop, In On & Around
10:00am - 11:50am

Deception Challenges

  • Dr. Ian Harris (UCI): Social Engineering & How to Detect it?
  • Dr. John Sohrawardi (RIT): DeFake: Moving Towards Open-World Detection of Deepfakes
  • Hadi Abdullah (UF): Hear "No Evil", See "Kenansville"*: Efficient & Transferable Black-Box Attacks on Speech Recognition and Voice Identification Systems
  • Dr. Matthew Canham (UCF): Synthetic Media in Social Engineering Attacks
11:50am - 1:00pm Break
1:00pm - 2:50pm

Analytics Challenges

  • Dr. Michael King (FIT): The Demographic Effects of Race and Gender on Automated Face Recognition Technology
  • Dr. Paulo Shakarian (ASU): Toward Proactive Appsec thru Machine Learning augmented CI/CD
  • Dr. Xinming Ou (USF): Brinigng Anthropology into Cybersecurity
  • Dr. Thomas Eskridge (FIT): Experimenting with C2 Implementations
2:50pm - 3:10pm


3:10pm - 4:30pm

Panel - Challenges in Teaming