The 22nd USENIX Security Symposium in Washington, D.C. on August 14 thru 16

The 22nd USENIX Security Symposium will be held in Washington, D.C. on August 14–16, 2013. Speaking will be White House Sr. Director for Cybersecurity, the former Chief Technologist at U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the Google Chrome Security Team.

The Symposium will span three days, with a technical program including:

• Wednesday Keynote Address by Edward W. Felten, Director, Center for Information Technology Policy, and Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs, Princeton University; former Chief Technologist, U.S. Federal Trade Commission: “Dr. Felten Goes To Washington: Lessons from 18 Months in Government”

• Thursday Keynote Address by Andy Ozment, Senior Director for Cybersecurity, White House: “The White House’s Priorities for Cybersecurity”

• Thursday Invited Talk by Jim Adler, former VP Data Systems & Chief Privacy Officer, Intelius; currently VP Products at big data (stealth) startup: “Confessions of a “recovering” Data Broker: Responsible Innovation in the Age of Big Data, Big Brother, and the Coming Skynet Terminators.

• Friday Invited Talk by Chris Evans, Google Chrome Security Team: Learn about their different approach and structure to traditional security teams. They will freely share details in the hope that progressive organizations will be interested in adopting some of the same tactics.

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