Schedule

*(All sessions will be held at the Village Drive Campus in Room 301)

Friday, November 3, 2017

8:00am – 9:00am

 Check In & Continental Breakfast

9:00am - 9:10am

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Dr. Chakib Chraibi, Dean, School of Computer Information Systems, Virginia International University, USA

9:15am – 9:55am

Keynote Address

"Changing the most important cryptographic key on the Internet"
Mr. Matt Larson, Vice President of Research, ICANN, USA

 

10:00am – 10:30am

"Blockchain/ICOs: Implications in the IT World"
Ms. Kari Larsen, Reed Smith LLP, USA

10:35am – 11:05am

“A File-Type Independent Approach to Persistent Forensic Watermarks for Cyber Analysis”. Maha Sabir, The Catholic University of America, USA

11:05am – 11:20am


Break

11:20am – 11:45am

“Health Information Management Personnel Acceptance of Information Systems: An Extension of the Technology Acceptance Model”. Adebowale Ojo, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

11:45am – 12:20pm

 "Designing a Feature Selection Technique to Support Multivariate Analysis on Mixed Data". Mr. Duc Doan, University of District of Colombia, USA

12:20pm – 2:00pm

Networking Lunch

2:00pm - 2:30pm

“Internet of Things, Security Risks, challenges and recommendations”
. Dr. Mayyada AL Hammoshi, SCIS, Virginia International University, USA

2:30pm – 3:20pm

Keynote Address

"Technology: Yesterday, Today and You"

Ms. Renee Forney, Forney Group LLC, USA

3:15pm – 3:45pm

"Supervised Deep Hashing for Big Data Applications".  Dr. Faisal Alsaby, Virginia International University, USA

3:45pm – 4:00pm

Break

4:05pm – 4:35pm

“An Interactive IoT Approach for Real-Time Industrial systems: A Protocol-layer Security Design Against Potential Adversaries”.
Mr. Aamir Shahzad, Sejong University, South Korea

4:40pm – 5:00pm

"Firewalls Design and Security”.  Mr. Syed Khaja Najmuddin and Mr. Ahmed Sayed Muhammed Ali Tariq, Virginia International University, USA

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Networking Reception

 

Saturday, November 4, 2017

8:00am – 9:00am

Continental Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:10am

Welcome & Reconvening Remarks
Mr. Koorosh Azhandeh, Associate Dean, School of Computer Information Systems, Virginia International University, USA

9:15am – 9:55am

Keynote Address
“Understanding the Digital Times… You’re More Important Than You Might Think!”
Professor Brett Berlin, George Mason University, USA

10:00am – 10:20am

Developing a Model Based System Engineering Architecture for Reliability Improvement of Self-Organizing Features”. Ms. Niloofar Jamshidniya, George Washington University, USA

10:20am – 10:40am

Break

10:40am – 11:00am

"Vehicular ad hoc networks(VANET)". Ms. Menberit Mehari and Ms. Sima Hamzehelo, Virginia International University, USA

11:00am – 11:35am

"Applying Cultural Responsiveness to Teaching Computer Science and Technology". Dr. Alla Webb, Virginia International University, USA

11:35am – 11:55pm

"Internet of Things; Introduction, Applications and Implications". Mr. Jesulobatemi Alagba, SCIS. IT Club President, Virginia International University, USA

11:55pm – 12:10pm

Closing Remarks

Dr. Chakib Chraibi, Dean, School of Computer Information Systems, Virginia International University, USA

*Be Advised this schedule is subject to change .