Public lecture “MODERN TAXONOMY OF CYBERSECURITY PROFESSIONS”

28.09.2017.

BA School of Business and Finance invites to public lecture “MODERN TAXONOMY OF CYBERSECURITY PROFESSIONS” by Dr. V.P.Piotrowski on October 21. Lecture is a part of European Cybersecurity Month, which is an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October across Europe.

Victor Piotrowski is a Lead Program Director at the National Science Foundation in Arlington, Virginia, where he is responsible for several programs related to Cybersecurity Education. He also leads efforts related to Computing Education in the Division of Undergraduate Education including the Transforming Undergraduate Education in STEM (TUES) program, which seeks to improve the quality of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education for all undergraduate students. He is also a Program Officer in a new NSF-wide program Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) supporting projects that address cybersecurity from one or more of three perspectives: Trustworthy Computing Systems; Social, Behavioural and Economics; and Transition to Practice; as well as proposals that focus on Cybersecurity Education.

Lecture is held at BA School of Business and Finance, K. Valdemara street 161, from 9:00 till 12:00.

Programme includes:

-Cybersecurity curricula standards by professional organizations;

-Modern taxonomy of cybersecurity profession based on US National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education.

Application till October 19th ( sintija.deruma@ba.lv).