The University of Arizona

Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center (CAC) Semi-Annual IAB Meeting
April 23-25, 2017
The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Sunday, April 23, 2017
Location: Room ECE 530, ECE Building

9:00-17:00 Cyber Security Training Workshop (Details)

Monday, April 24, 2017
Location: Kiva Room, Student Union

08:00 am Registration Desk Open
08:00-08:30 Informal Socialization Opportunities
08:30-09:00 Attendee Introductions
09:00-09:30 Center Director’s Status Report; MSU Director Update, UA Director Introduction
09:30-10:00 NSF Program Director Update
10:00-10:15 Center Evaluator NSF Survey Introduction and Distribution
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:30 Session I: Project Updates (10 min reports, 5 min Q&A and completion of LIFE forms after each project)
                     Overview of CAC projects at the University of Arizona, Texas Tech University and Mississippi State University
11:30-12:30 Lunch
12:30-14:30 Session II: New Project Proposals (15 min reports, 5 min Q&A and completion of LIFE forms after each project)
14:30-15:00 Coffee Break
15:00-17:00 Blue Sky discussion (see next page)
17:00-18:00 Student Poster Session
18:30-20:30 Dinner (Provided) and Networking

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Location: Kiva Room, Student Union

09:00-12:00 Session III: Project review and adjustments; meeting conclusions
09:00-09:30 L.I.F.E. comments review
09:30-10:00 Project review and selection by IAB
10:00-10:15 COFFEE BREAK
10:15-11:00 Closed IAB Business meeting presided by IAB chair
11:00-11:30 Closed session between industry attendees and the NSF evaluator
11:30-12:00 Wrap up, setting dates for next meeting etc.
12:00 CLOSE OF MEETING followed by lunch provided at the meeting location.

Blue Sky Discussion (Wednesday 3:00-5:00): The main goal is to identify new pre-competitive research and business development opportunities that leverages widespread expertise accessible through CAC. A formal agenda will be made available as soon it is finalized.

The NSF Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center invites you to the
Cyber Security Training Workshop
(April 23, 2017 9:00-17:00) University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

The Cybersecurity Training Workshop provides a comprehensive overview of “What you need to know about Cybersecurity” for a broad audience of knowledge workers and technology users with or without prior cybersecurity background, who need to quickly learn how to protect their enterprise and personal cyber assets. The Workshop provides a broad overview of what enterprises and individuals need to know about a wide range of relevant cyber security topics. The workshop is designed to be short-duration and high-intensity. Short, pragmatic lectures are punctuated with frequent Q&A discussions and live lab demonstrations will allow participants to learn essential cybersecurity information in an expeditious and efficient manner.

DURATION: 1 day (7 training hours; hands on training and live demonstrations)

VENUE: The University of Arizona, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Rooms: ECE530 and ECE251, ECE building

COURSE AUTHOR & CHIEF INSTRUCTOR: Salim Hariri, Co-Director of the NSF Cloud and Autonomic Computing Center


• Introduction to Cyber Security
  o Cybersecurity Attacks & Defenses
  o Cybersecurity Architecture & Frameworks
  o UA Autonomic Cyber Security
  o Cybersecurity Lab as a Service (CLaaS)

• Enterprise Network Cyber Security Training
  o Computer IDS/IPS
  o Network IDS/IPS
  o Applications and web security
  o Inside Threats
  o Hands on

• IoT Cyber Security Training
  o Security of Wireless Communications (Wi-Fi)
  o Security of Smart Buildings / Smart Home
  o Security of Smart Cars, autonomous cars
  o Security of Smart Water, and industrial control systems
  o Hands on

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