Chantilly, Va. — February 2, 2018 — Vencore, Inc. announced today that chief scientist at Vencore Labs, Subir Das, Ph.D., will chair and moderate a panel discussion at the IEEE 4th World Forum on Internet of Things (IoT), taking place February 5-8 in Singapore.
The IEEE 4th World Forum is the premier event for IEEE’s IoT initiative, bringing together participants from the research community, public sector and industry to discuss the latest technology developments and innovations driving IoT applications, as well as the challenges to deploying IoT solutions.
Dr. Das will be moderating a panel on IoT security under the ‘Industry Forum’ segment of the conference. The session, which is titled “IoT Security: Issues and Challenges for Mass Market Deployment,” features IoT security experts from Comcast, Intel Corporation and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The panel will discuss a range of security issues, including secure onboarding and commissioning, authentication, access control and Over-the-air (OTA) secure update.
Dr. Das brings more than 25 years of research and development experience to the discussion, with expertise in mobile wireless IP networking, low power personal area networking, network and Internet of Things (IoT) security. He is a leading contributor to various standards and is currently the Chair of IEEE 802.21 and ZigBee Alliance JupiterMesh™ WG targeting the utility and IoT networks, as well as an executive member of the IEEE 802 LAN/MAN (Large Area Network/Metropolitan Area Network) Standards Committee. Dr. Das was also the recipient of the 2009 IEEE Region I Award for outstanding contribution to next generation wireless networks, protocols and its standardization efforts.
For more information about the IEEE 4th World Forum on Internet of Things, visit http://wfiot2018.iot.ieee.org/.
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