Dr Cyril Onwubiko is the Secretary – IEEE UK & Ireland, and Director, Cyber Security and Intelligence at Research Series Limited, where he is responsible for directing strategy, IA governance and cyber security. Prior to Research Series, he had worked in the Financial Services, Telecommunication, Health, Government and Public services Sectors. He is experienced in Cyber Security, Security Information and Event Management, Data Fusion, Intrusion Detection Systems and Computer Network Security; and vastly knowledgeable in Information Assurance, Risk Assessment & Management. He holds a PhD in Computer Network Security from Kingston University, London, UK; MSc in Internet Engineering, from University of East London, London, UK, and BSc, first class honours, in Computer Science & Mathematics. He has authored several books including “Security Framework for Attack Detection in Computer Networks” and “Concepts in Numerical Methods.”, and edited books such as “Situational Awareness in Computer Network Defense: Principles, Methods & Applications“, and Cyber Science 2015 – International Conference on Cyber Situational Awareness, Data Analytics and Assessment. He has over 30 articles published in leading and most prestigious academic journals and conferences.
The first edition of Cyber Science took place in London, UK from June 8-9, 2015.
2015 Keynotes & Industry
Dr Cyril Onwubiko
Secretary – IEEE UK & Ireland, and Director, Cyber Security and Intelligence at Research Series Limited
Dr Cyril OnwubikoSecretary – IEEE UK & Ireland, and Director, Cyber Security and Intelligence at Research Series Limited
Dr Andrew Lenaghan
Dr Andrew Lenaghan1
Dr Andrew Lenaghan is a Computer Security Specialist at Oxford University. He is a member of the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) responsible for protecting the University’s network infrastructure, and users, from attack. Prior to this, he was a Senior Security Consultant and Information Security Officer in the finance sector for 8 years, advising firms in the UK, Europe and the US. He has been a regular speaker and chair of the Electronic Money Association’s Fraud and IT Security subcommittee; highlighting emerging fraud and IT security issues. As an academic at Kingston University, he was a Principal Lecturer in Data Communications and a founding member of the Networking and Communication research group. Andrew holds a degree in Computer Science, an MSc Human-Computer Interaction and has a doctorate in computer vision and pattern recognition
Professor Frank Wang
Professor Frank Wang1
Frank Z. Wang is a Professor in Future Computing, and Head of School of Computing, University of Kent, UK. The School of Computing was formally opened by Her Majesty the Queen. Professor Wang’s research interests include cloud computing, big data, green computing, brain computing and future computing. He has been invited to deliver keynote speeches and invited talks to report his research worldwide, for example at Princeton University, Carnegie Mellon University, CERN, Hong Kong University of Sci. & Tech., Tsinghua University (Taiwan), Jawaharlal Nehru University, Aristotle University, and University of Johannesburg. In 2004, he was appointed as Chair & Professor, Director of Centre for Grid Computing at CCHPCF (Cambridge-Cranfield High Performance Computing Facility). CCHPCF is a collaborative research facility in the Universities of Cambridge and Cranfield (with an investment size of £40 million). Prof Wang and his team have won an ACM/IEEE Super Computing finalist award. Prof Wang is Chairman (UK & Republic of Ireland Chapter) of the IEEE Computer Society and Fellow of British Computer Society. He has served the Irish Government High End Computing Panel for Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and the UK Government EPSRC e-Science Panel.
Dr Thomas Owens
Dr Thomas Owens1
Dr Owens is the co-editor of the book on Situational Awareness in Computer Network Defense: Principle, Methods and Application, IGI Global, USA. He was the project coordinator of the European Commission IST FP5 STREP Project CONFLUENT, of the IST FP6 Integrated Project INSTINCT, and of the FP6 SSA Project PARTAKE. He is currently Project Manager of the IST PSP Project DTV4All, see www.psp-dtv4all.orgAs well as supervising many PhD students, he has extensive experience in a very broad range of administrative and academic roles including undergraduate courses director, postgraduate course director, chairman of MSc examination boards, and elected member of Senate. In 1995/96 he acted as a teaching quality assessor of teaching in Electronic and Electrical Engineering in three Welsh universities for the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales, and in 2007-9 as an external examiner of PhD students. In 2011-13 he was President of the European Advisory Board of the Institute of Studies Brazil Europe, a joint EU Brazil funded initiative. He was Visiting Professor, School of Information and Electronic Engineering, Zhejiang Gongshang University, Hangzhou, China, 8th of September, 2012 to 23rd of September, 2012.