celebration begins with a Distinguished Lecture by
leading cyber security researcher, Dr. Elisa Bertino, Research Director
of CERIAS and Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University
at 2pm in the TI Auditorium.
will continue with a CSI Open House beginning at 3:30pm in the
Edith O'Donnell Auditorium (ATEC) lobby featuring hands-on
demonstrations and poster presentations from the Cyber Security
team of professors and students.
Information regarding cyber security scholarships as well as
education outreach will also be available. At 6:30 pm, hear
opening remarks from ECS faculty.
Then Mr. Patrick Sammons, creator and executive producer will
give an introduction to his award-winning docu-drama,
Codebreaker. The film tells the remarkable and tragic story of
one of the 20th century's most important people. Alan Turing set
in motion the computer age and his Word War II codebreaking
helped turn the tide of the Second World War.
These celebrations are part of
Texas Security Awareness Week (TexSAW) which also
includes a cyber security competition for students from
all over Texas on October 31st and November 1st. The
Texas Security Awareness Week is sponsored in part by
State Farm and the UT Dallas Computer Science
We hope that you can join us for our ten year celebration.