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CyberSecurity for the Next Generation

CyberSecurity for the Next Generation:

European Round 2014

Event Date: December 10-12, 2013

Eligible countries: Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students from the following countries can participate in the European round of the conference: Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, FYROM, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia,  Montenegro, Slovakia (Slovak Republic), Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom..

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CyberSecurity for the Next Generation:

Russia & CIS Round 2014

Event Date: February 19-21, 2014

 

Eligible countries:Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students from the following countries can participate in the Russia & CIS round of the conference: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine

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CyberSecurity for the Next Generation:

Asia-Pacific and MEA Round 2014

Event Date: March 11-13, 2014

 

Eligible countries: Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students from the following countries can participate in the Asia-Pacific & MEA round of the conference: Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, The Republic of  Korea, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Yemen, all countries of Africa.

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CyberSecurity for the Next Generation:

The Americas Round 2014

Event Date: March 31 - Arpil 2, 2014

 

Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students from the following countries can participate in the Americas Round of the conference: United States of America, Canada and students from all Latin American countries.

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CyberSecurity for the Next Generation:

Final Round 2014

Event Date: June, 2014

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About the Conference

Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, announces the start of the regional stages of its international student conference ‘CyberSecurity for the Next Generation 2013/2014’. There are 4 regional rounds of the conference that lead to the Conference Finals.

Participation is FREE

The submission is open from September 1, 2013

 

Conference Scope

This annual competition is a unique platform, bringing together young researchers, IT security experts & university professors from all over the world in a collaborative, fun and creative environment, to present and discuss the most burning issues relating to cyber security.

Student researchers get to present and defend their original research, take part in workshops, teambuilding activities, and attend talks and panel discussions by top experts. By showcasing their projects and knowledge to key academic and industry experts they open themselves to potential new and attractive career opportunities in IT security.

Anyone from the world of higher education, whether undergraduate or postgraduate, is welcome to participate in the conference. Participants will showcase their projects in front of key academic and industry experts and open themselves to potential new and attractive career opportunities in IT security.

Topics for 2014

1. Emerging threats for emerging platforms
  • embedded systems
  • mobile security (Android, IOS, Windows Phone)
  • Windows 8, Mac OS & other operating  systems, etc.
2. Securing cloud, virtual & ‘big-data’ infrastructure
  • mail services
  • storage services
  • social networks, etc.
3. Future protection technologies
  • proactive detection technologies
  • filtering technologies
  • web application security, etc.
4. Securing corporate infrastructure
  • combating advanced persistent threats (APTS)/targeted attacks
  • vulnerabilities, exploits
  • rootkits/bootkits
  • botnets
  • DDoS attacks
  • network security, etc.
5. Security education
  • tools and resources to raise and promote IT security awareness (Advertising, Marketing)
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