RIT Computing College Dean to Attend White House Summit on Cybersecurity
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Source: Rochester Business Journal
The dean of the B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences at Rochester Institute of Technology has been invited to attend the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University in California.
Dean Andrew Sears said he is ready to share RIT’s expertise in computing security at the summit on Friday.
“RIT has significant expertise in this arena, particularly in the area of computing security education, and our graduates are working at the highest levels in the public and private sectors across a broad range of industries,” he said in a statement.
The purpose of the summit is to bring in experts to develop better ways to protect American companies from cybersecurity threats, officials said.