InternetNZ and Massey University Wellington, School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing bring you Dr. Rick Forno on Crypto, Security, and Policy: Grey areas, meta-issues and more.
- Monday, 21 November
- 12pm - 1.30pm
- InternetNZ Wellington office, Level 11, 80 Boulcott Street
A light lunch will be provided from 12pm with the presentation kicking off at 12.30pm
Dr. Richard Forno is a Senior Lecturer in the UMBC Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, where he directs the UMBC Graduate Cybersecurity Programme, serves as the Assistant Director of UMBC's Center for Cybersecurity, and is a Junior Affiliate Scholar at the Stanford Law School's Center for Internet and Society (CIS). His twenty-year career spans the government, military, and private sector. This includes helping build a formal cybersecurity programme for the US House of Representatives, serving as the first Chief Security Officer for Network Solutions (then, the global center of the internet DNS system), and co-founding the CyberMaryland conference. Richard was also one of the early researchers on the subject of "information warfare" and he remains a longtime commentator on the influence of Internet technology upon society.