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Steven Furnell
University of Plymouth
United Kingdom

Brief Bio
Prof. Steven Furnell is the head of the Centre for Security, Communications & Network Research at Plymouth University in the United Kingdom, and an Adjunct Professor with Edith Cowan University in Western Australia. His interests include security management and culture, computer crime, user authentication, and security usability. Prof. Furnell is active within three working groups of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) - namely Information Security Management, Information Security Education, and Human Aspects of Information Security & Assurance. He is the author of over 240 papers in refereed international journals and conference proceedings, as well as books including Cybercrime: Vandalizing the Information Society (2001) and Computer Insecurity: Risking the System (2005). He is also the editor-in-chief of Information Management & Computer Security, and the co-chair of the Human Aspects of Information Security & Assurance (HAISA) symposium ( Steve is active in a variety of professional bodies, and is a Fellow of the BCS, a Senior Member of the IEEE, and a full member of the Institute of Information Security Professionals.  Further details can be found at, with a variety of security podcasts also available via Steve can also be followed on Twitter (@smfurnell). ... More >>

Paolo Mori
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

Brief Bio
Paolo Mori is a researcher of the Information Security group of the Institute for Informatics and Telematics of the National Council of Research of Italy. His main research interests involve trust, security and privacy in distributed systems, such as Cloud, Internet of Things, and mobile devices, focusing on the design and implementation of mechanisms for access/usage control, for trust and reputation management, and for preserving the privacy of (multi-subject) personal data. He is also interested in data privacy aspects in (Decentralised) Online Social Networks and in Blockchain technology. He worked on security and privacy aspects in the Italian e-health scenario, focusing on the security issues concerning the adoption of the Electronic Health Record and its porting on the Cloud. He is (co-)author of more than 100 papers published in refereed international journals and conference/workshop proceedings and of several chapters in books on research topics. He usually serves in the organization and technical program committees of international conferences/workshops related to his research interests. He is usually actively involved in research projects on information and communication security, such as the European Commission funded C3ISP, NeCS, CoCo Cloud, NESSoS, CONTRAIL, S3MS, as well as the EIT Digital funded Trusted Data Management with Service Ecosystem. ... More >>


Carlisle Adams, University of Ottawa, Canada
Ali Al Mazari, Alfaisal University, Saudi Arabia
Magnus Almgren, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Mario Alvim, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil
David Aspinall, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Elias Athanasopoulos, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
Benjamin Aziz, Buckinghamshire New University, United Kingdom
Kensuke Baba, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan
Yan Bai, University of Washington Tacom, United States
Alessandro Barenghi, Polytecnic University of Milan, Italy
Carlo Blundo, Università di Salerno, Italy
Reinhardt A. Botha, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa
Alessio Botta, University of Napoli Federico II, Italy
Oscar Cánovas, University of Murcia, Spain
Jaime S. Cardoso, INESC TEC and Faculdade de Engenharia, Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Hervé Chabanne, Idemia & Télécom Paris, France
Xiaofeng Chen, Xidian University, China
Feng Cheng, Hasso-Plattner-Institute at University of Potsdam, Germany
Yannick Chevalier, Université Paul Sabatier Toulouse 3, France
Hung-Yu Chien, National Chi Nan University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Stelvio Cimato, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Mathieu Cunche, INSA-Lyon / Inria, France
Mingcong Deng, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Josée Desharnais, Université Laval, Canada
Andreas Dewald, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Josep Domingo-Ferrer, Rovira i Virgili University, Spain
Naranker Dulay, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Isao Echizen, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
Alekander Essex, Western University, Canada
David Eyers, University of Otago, New Zealand
Alban Gabillon, Laboratoire GePaSud - Université de la Polynésie Française, French Polynesia
Clemente Galdi, Università di Salerno, Italy
Debin Gao, Singapore Management University, Singapore
Bok-Min Goi, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia
Ana I. González-Tablas, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain
Gilles Guette, University of Rennes, France
Sara Hajian, Independent Researcher, Spain
Mark Harris, University of South Carolina, United States
Martin Hell, Lund University, Sweden
Fu-Hau Hsu, National Central University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Lei Hu, Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Dong Huang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Dieter Hutter, German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Germany
Ludovic Jacquin, , United Kingdom
Mariusz Jakubowski, Microsoft Research alum, United States
Rasool Jalili, Sharif University of Technology, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Jens Jensen, STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, United Kingdom
Christos K. K Georgiadis, Department of Applied Informatics, University of Macedonia, Greece
Ghassan Karame, NEC Laboratories, Germany
Anne Kayem, Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany
Hiroaki Kikuchi, Meiji University, Japan
Elisavet Konstantinou, University of the Aegean, Greece
Hristo Koshutanski, Atos, Spain
Nadira Lammari, Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, France
Gabriele Lenzini, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Yair Levy, Nova Southeastern University (NSU), United States
Zhiqiang Lin, University of Texas at Dallas, United States
Flamina Luccio, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Italy
Ilaria Matteucci, Istituto di Informatica e Telematica, CNR, Italy
Patrick McDaniel, Penn State University, United States
Catherine Meadows, US Naval Research Laboratory, United States
Florian Mendel, TU Graz, Austria
Nele Mentens, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Ali Miri, Toronto Metropolitan University, Canada
Mattia Monga, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Charles Morisset, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Kirill Morozov, University of North Texas, United States
Tim Muller, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Mehrdad Nojoumian, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Gabriele Oligeri, , Italy
Donal O'Mahony, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Carles Padro, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
Yin Pan, Rochester Institute of Technology, United States
Günther Pernul, University of Regensburg, Germany
Andreas Peter, University of Twente, Netherlands
Makan Pourzandi, Independent Researcher, Canada
Vassilis Prevelakis, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
Kenneth Radke, Information Security Institute, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Michelle Ramim, Independent Researcher, United States
Wolfgang Reif, University of Augsburg, Germany
Jean-Marc Robert, School of Higher Technology - University of Quebec, Canada
Neil Rowe, Naval Postgraduate School, United States
Hossein Saiedian, University of Kansas, United States
David Sanchez, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
Andrea Saracino, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Informatica e Telematica, Italy
Michael Scott, Certivox Ltd, Ireland
Kent Seamons, Brigham Young University, United States
Qi Shi, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Abdulhadi Shoufan, Khalifa University of Science, United Arab Emirates
Jordan Shropshire, University of South Alabama, United States
Nicolas Sklavos, University of Patras, Greece
Angelo Spognardi, Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy
Paul Stankovski Wagner, Lund University, Sweden
Rainer Steinwandt, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Hung-Min Sun, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Nadia Tawbi, Université Laval, Canada
Cihangir Tezcan, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
Rafael T. Timoteo Timóteo de Sousa Jr, National Science and Technology Institute on Cyber Security, Electrical Engineering Department, University of Brasília (UnB), P.O. Box 4466, Brasília–DF, CEP 70910-900, Brazil
Raylin Tso, National Chengchi University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Yasuyuki Tsukada, Kanto Gakuin University, Japan
Udaya Tupakula, University of Newcastle, Australia
Shambhu J. Upadhyaya, University at Buffalo, United States
Catalin V. Birjoveanu, Al.I.Cuza University of Iasi, Romania
Adriano Valenzano, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy
Rakesh M. Verma, University of Houston, United States
Ching-Nung Yang, National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Alec F. Yasinsac, Independent Researcher, United States
Amr Youssef, Concordia University, Canada
Huafei Zhu, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), A-Star, Singapore