Cisco Systems, Inc., the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet, announced last week that it has joined with the Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS) to award two scholarships to students studying information assurance or security at Purdue University, in West Lafayette, Indiana.
This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference marks the continuation of a project launched in 2002 to provide a challenging forum for the examination and evaluation of the nature, purpose and experience of war, and its impacts on all aspects of communities across the world.
The annual International Workshop on Practice and Theory in Public Key
Cryptography (PKC 2003) is the 6th and, for its first time sponsored by IACR
(the International Association for Cryptologic Research). It is the main
international workshop on the topic of public key cryptography.
Cerias will be welcoming two speakers on Thursday November 26th at 4:30 PM in Stewart Center room 314. Doc. Ing. Ivan M. Havel, CSc., Ph.D. and Prof. Jan Sokol, Ph.D., Dean of the Faculty of Humanities of Charles University, Prague will give a lecture entitled “Natural and Human Sciences in Search of a Unifying Field?”
CERIAS will join with top business executives and government officials from around the United States this week to help Purdue University develop a strategic plan for its new Homeland Security Institute. With over 150 Purdue researchers - from physicists to philosophers - working in areas related to homeland security, Purdue University faculty will team with outside experts for a two-day planning conference for the new institute.