TIFAC-CORE in Cyber Security organized a two-day colloquium on Information Systems Security from January 22-23, 2012.

About the Colloquium

A Two day Colloquium was convened at Amrita Campus Coimbatore from January 22-23, 2012. This colloquium provided a platform where eminent scientists, industry professionals and students came together, discussed various advances and explored possible avenues for collaboration among researchers within the community, under the broad domain of information systems security. Important topics such as Algorithms, cloud computing, cognitive networks have covered in this academic seminar. Dr. Sachin Lodha, Mr. S. Sampathkumar, Mr. Paul Amalraj, Mr. M. Muraleedharan, Prof. Veni Madhavan, Dr. Shivkumar Kalyanaraman, Dr. Sandeepkumar, Mr. Kandasamy Muniasamy have given invited talks. Mr. Prashant. R Nair, Asst.Professor (SG) & Vice-Chairman welcomed the gathering. Colloquium was inaugurated by Prof. K. Gangadharan, Chairman. Dr. M. Sethumadhavan, Prof and Head, Amrita TIFAC-CORE in Cyber Security addressed the audience on the relevance of this colloquium.

Day 1: January 22, 2011

  • Dr. Sachin Lodha Senior Scientist, TRDDC, Pune. His Topic of lecture was Algorithms are Fun & Useful too!.He emphasize the importance of learning algorithms.
  • Mr. Sampath Kumar S, Senior Consultant, Delivery Excellence and Competency Development, TCS Bangalore. He gave a talk on Perception and Heuristic Thinking
  • Dr. Shivkumar Kalyanaraman, Senior Manager, IBM Research Labs, Bangalore. His talk focused on Smarter Energy. He gave lecture on the Supply side Transformation to renewable, Distributed Generation and Storage.
  • Prof. Veni Madhavan Senior Professor, IISc, Bangalore. He gave lecture on Generativity in Coginitive Networks. He talked about Cognitive Information Processing in Biological Neuronal Networks of words and numbers, Computational Psycholinguistics and Computational Psychonumerics.

Day 2: January 23,2011

  • Mr. Paul Amalraj, Senior Consultant, TCS Development, TCS Banglore. His lecture was on Cloud Computing and its security issues. He gave an overview of current issues related to cloud computing.
  • Mr. Muraleedharan M, Head of Delivery and Operations,TCS, Bangalore. Digital strategy and security challenges” to share an overview of digital strategies adopted by organizations and some of the security challenges.

The colloquim was conducted for M.Tech students in Cyber Security and for undergraduate students for giving opportunity to explore new areas and for research ideas

Event Details
2012-01-22 09:00 to 2012-01-23 16:30
TIFAC CORE in Cyber Security