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Avi Rubin, Professor of Computer Science and Technical Director of JHUISI, will participate in a hearing on the security of healthcare.gov before the U.S. Congress House Subcommittee on Science, Space, and Technology at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19. The session will be broadcast on C-SPAN and JHUISI is inviting everyone interested to watch the session in Croft Hall 227.
Official hearing information is available at http://science.house.gov/hearing/full-committee-hearing-my-data-healthcaregov-secure
The Johns Hopkins Environment, Energy, Sustainability & Health Institute (E²SHI) invites you to an interactive session led by Pablo Suarez from the Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre on climate change and disaster response, and to explore how to bridge science, policy and practice. The title of the presentation is “Innovations in Managing Climate Risk: Reimagining humanitarian and development work.”
A light lunch will be served starting at 11:45 am, and Michael Klag, Dean of the Bloomberg School of Public Health, will give opening remarks.
The symposium is free and open to all Johns Hopkins faculty, staff and students, as well as community members.
RSVP by April 5 to attend.
The Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute and Comprehensive Applied Security Solutions will hold their 2nd Annual Senior Executive Cyber Security Conference from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 10 on the Johns Hopkins’ Homewood campus. This year’s focus is the controversial debate on information sharing and how it relates to consumer data privacy.
Hodding Carter III, Renowned Journalist and Author, Co-author of After Snowden: Privacy, Secrecy, and Security in the Information Age
Ari Schwartz, Senior Director of Cybersecurity, National Security Council at the White House
Curtis Levinson, U.S. Cyber Defense Advisor to NATO and Private Consultant to firms such as Nike, Mercedes Benz, J.P. Morgan, and DuPont
Roberta Anderson, Partner and Co-Founder, K&L Gates LLP
Robyn Greene, Policy Council, Surveillance and Cyber Security Issues, New America Foundation
Michael Echols, Director, Joint Program Management Office National Protection and Program Directorate, Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, Department of Homeland Security
Bob Butler, Senior Advisor, The Chertoff Group
Matt Green, Research Professor, Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute
The Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute (JHUISI) and COMPASS Cyber Security are hosting the 3rd Annual Senior Executive Cyber Security Conference. Cybersecurity is a topic of increasing interest and importance for executives from every industry. The speakers scheduled for this year’s event will address current cyber security threats to organizations and how executives can work to better protect their data.
Featured speakers will include:
Michele Cohen, Principal at Miles & Stockbridge P.C.
Lorrie Cranor, CTO at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
John Holmblad, Information Security at U.S. Government – Senate
Joe Kelley, Health and Privacy Lawyer, Offit Kurman
Michael Misumi, CIO at JHU Applied Physics Laboratory
Robert Olsen, CEO and Founder of COMPASS Cyber Security
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The Department of Biomedical Engineering hosts Shankar Subramaniam, the Joan and Irwin Jacobs Endowed Chair of Bioengineering and Systems Biology at the University of California-San Diego, for a special seminar. Subramaniam will present “Engineering: the sine qua non for Systems and Precision Medicine.” The seminar begins on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at 4:30 p.m. in the Mason Hall Auditorium.
The 2018 Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition is open to all student-led teams from around the world that have designed health-related solutions. Student teams will compete in three competition tracks: Designs of Solutions for Advanced Health Systems; Global Health/Humanitarian Design; and Healthcare Apps/Information Technology Design.
This event is sponsored by Boston Scientific and hosted by the Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design.
Beth Schrope, MD, PhD, will deliver the 2019 Ilene Busch-Vishniac Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 27.
Schrope, who is an associate professor of surgery at Columbia University Medical Center and an associate professor of clinical surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian, will detail an unlikely journey from Hopkins BME to Ivy League surgeon, with the purpose of demonstrating goal-directed living with the allowance for a more opportunistic approach to life and career.