GWU Colloquium: Distributed Multi-Target Fusion of PHD Filters via Exponential Mixture Densities

George Washington University will be holding a Computer Science Colloquium on Wednesday, June 19 at 11:00 AM in Tompkins Hall, Room 201.  The colloquium will feature the presentation, “Distributed Multi-Target Fusion of PHD Filters via Exponential Mixture Densities”, given by Dr. Simon Julier of University College London.  The presentation will focus on the difficulties of … More GWU Colloquium: Distributed Multi-Target Fusion of PHD Filters via Exponential Mixture Densities

ACM Turing Award Recipient Dr. Vint Cerf on “Reinventing the Internet”

On Monday, May 13, DC ACM will be hosting the presentation Reinventing the Internet given by ACM Turing Award Recipient, Dr. Vint Cerf, at Google DC at 6:30 PM.  The presentation will focus on the evolution of the Internet from its beginning in 1973 to its current state and the need for updates to its … More ACM Turing Award Recipient Dr. Vint Cerf on “Reinventing the Internet”

Open Source Software, Government, and Cyber Security

DC ACM will be hosting the presentation, “Open Source Software, Government, and Cyber Security”, on Monday, March 4, at nclud in Washington, DC.  The presenter, Dr. David A. Wheeler, will be discussing how open source software (OSS) is widely used and misunderstood, particularly in the context of the US federal government and computer security.  See … More Open Source Software, Government, and Cyber Security

Review: Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching a Terabyte of Data in 10 Minutes

DC ACM’s first presentation of the year, “Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching a Terabyte of Data in 10 Minutes”, was held at Google DC in Washington on January 7.  The presentation, given by Dr. Simson Garfinkel, Associate Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California and ACM Fellow, focused on the analysis of digital data … More Review: Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching a Terabyte of Data in 10 Minutes

Strategic Objectives Update

The DC ACM Executive Council updated the chapter’s strategic objectives during the Executive Committee meeting held on Monday, November 12. These revisions were made to most accurately and effectively convey the present and future goals of the chapter.  The updated strategic objectives can be found here.  During future EC meetings, the governing rules and chapter … More Strategic Objectives Update

Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching a Terabyte of Data in 10 Minutes

On Monday, January 7, DC ACM will be hosting a presentation on computer forensics entitled “Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching a Terabyte of Data in 10 Minutes” at Google DC in Washington, DC.  The presentation will be given by Dr. Simon Garfinkel, an Associate Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School, author, journalist, and entrepreneur.  See below … More Digital Forensics Innovation: Searching a Terabyte of Data in 10 Minutes

Strategic Planning Updates

The DC ACM Executive Council changed the language in the Vision and Mission statements for the chapter during the Executive Committee meeting held on Monday, September 24.  The changes were made to reflect the current and future goals of the DC ACM.  The updated Vision and Mission statements can be found here.  Updates to the … More Strategic Planning Updates

SCIT: Using Moving Target Defense for Proactive Cyber Deterrence

On Wednesday, September 5, DC ACM will be hosting a presentation on Self Cleansing Intrusion Tolerance entitled “SCIT: Using Moving Target Defense for Proactive Cyber Deterrence” given by Dr. Arun Sood, a Professor in George Mason University’s Computer Science Department and Co-Director of the International Cyber Center.  See below for the agenda, lecture abstract, and speaker biography. Go to … More SCIT: Using Moving Target Defense for Proactive Cyber Deterrence