2020 Summer School on Cyber & Computer Security – Program

The 8th Technion Summer School on Cyber and Computer Security

 Privacy in Challenging Times

Program

Monday - September 07

Time (UTC+3)TOPICSPEAKER
10:00 - 10:05GreetingsEli Biham, Technion
10:05 - 10:20IntroductionOrr Dunkelman, University of Haifa
10:20 - 11:20De-identified data probably isn'tVanessa Teague,
Thinking Cybersecurity and the Australian National University
11:20 - 12:20Privacy Law: A SnapshotMichael Birnhack, Tel Aviv University
12:20 - 13:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 15:00Inference controlKeynote: Ross Anderson, University of Cambridge
15:00 - 15:15Break
15:15 - 16:15Privacy, Technology, and Call Detail Records:
What a Computer Scientist Can Add to Policy
Discussions about Communications Metadata
Keynote: Susan Landau, Tufts University
16:15 - 17:45Secure Web Access: Onion Routing and Self-AuthenticationPaul Syverson, U.S. Naval Research Lab

Tuesday - September 08

Day Topic: Privacy Preserving Contact Tracing (or how to protect citizens while tracing them in the COVID-19 era)
Day Topic: Privacy Preserving Contact Tracing (or how to protect citizens while tracing them in the COVID-19 era)
Time (UTC+3)TopicSpeaker
10:00 - 10:15IntroductionOrr Dunkelman, University of Haifa
10:15 - 11:15Privacy-preserving contact tracing probably isn'tVanessa Teague,
Thinking Cybersecurity and the Australian National University
11:15 - 12:15Lessons from SwissCovidSerge Vaudenay, EPFL
12:15 - 13:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 15:00Engineering Privacy preserving systems: Two case studiesCarmela Troncoso, EPFL
15:00 - 15:15Break
15:15 - 16:15Using the Secret Service to Fight Covid-19: The Israeli CaseKarine Nahon, IDC
16:15 - 17:45Panel: Contact Tracing
Moderator: Karine Nahon, IDC
Participants:
Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler, The Israel Democracy Institute
Eyal Ronen, Tel Aviv University
Carmela Troncoso, EPFL
Léo Perrin, INRIA

Wednesday- September 09

****Notice that this day starts late and ends late****

****Notice that this day starts late and ends late****
Time (UTC+3)TopicSpeaker
12:00 -14:00 Machine Learning for Privacy, Privacy for Machine LearningMathias Humbert, armasuisse
14:00 - 14:40Lunch Break
14:40 - 16:40Differential privacy: Why, How, and Where to?Kobbi Nissim, Georgetown University
16:40 - 16:50 Break
16:50 - 17:50The Vital Need for Privacy AND Security, by Design:
Abandon Zero-Sum Paradigms in favour of Positive-Sum!
Keynote: Ann Cavoukian, Global Privacy & Security by Design Centre
17:50 - 18:00Break
18:00 - 20:00Differentially Private Machine Learning: Theory, Algorithms, and ApplicationsKamalika Chaudhuri, University of California

Thursday - September 10

Time (UTC+3)TopicSpeaker
10:00 - 11:00 Privacy and Machine LearningRan Gilad-Bachrach, Tel Aviv University
11:00 - 12:00The devil is in the detail: designing and
implementing the 4th version of the Off-the-Record messaging protocol
Sofia Celi, Cloudflare Inc
12:00 - 12:40 Lunch Break
12:40 - 14:40Introduction to network anonymity and mixnets Claudia Diaz, KU Leuven, Belgium
14:40 - 14:50 Break
14:50 - 16:20The Economics of PrivacyAlessandro Acquisti,
Carnegie Mellon University
16:20 - 16:30Break
16:30 - 18:00Panel: Privacy and Data Regulators in Challenging Times
Moderator: Tal Zarsky, University of Haifa
Participants:
Jules Polonetsky, The Future of Privacy Forum
Yoram Hacohen, Israel Internet Association ISOC-IL
Ultan X. O'Carroll, Ireland Deputy Commissioner for Technology and Operational Performance
18:00 Concluding remarks