Photos from CNS 2013


eneral Chair
Welcome address from the General Chair, Prof. Sushil Jajodia.

Dr. Harvey Freeman, co-founder of CNS and IEEE Division III Director Elect, introduces the origin of the CNS conference.

IEEEAward1 IEEE President-Elect, Prof. Roberto de Marca, presents the IEEE Internet Award to Prof. David Mills. The IEEE Internet Award is a prestigious IEEE award, presented to an individual or up to three recipients annually, for exceptional contributions to the advancement of Internet technology for network architecture, mobility, and/or end-use applications.

IEEEAward2 2013 IEEE Internet Award winner, Prof. David Mills. Prof. Mills is selected to receive the 2013 IEEE Internet Award “for significant leadership and sustained contributions in the research, development, standardization, and deployment of quality time synchronization capabilities for the Internet.”

TPC Chairs
TPC Co-Chairs, Prof. Wenjing Lou and Prof. Wade Trappe, present the technical program.

Best Paper Runner Up Award
TPC Co-Chairs present the best paper runner-up award. The winner of the CNS 2013 best paper runner-up award is the paper titled “Towards Self-Healing Smart Grid via Intelligent Local Controller Switching under Jamming,” authored by Hongbo Liu (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA); Yingying Chen (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA); Mooi Choo Chuah (Lehigh University, USA); Jie Yang (Oakland University, USA).

Best Paper Award
TPC Co-Chairs present the best paper award. The CNS 2013 best paper award goes to the paper titled “Scalable Hardware Monitors to Protect Network Processors from Data Plane Attacks”, authored by Kekai Hu (University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA); Harikrishnan Chandrikakutty (University of Massachusetts, USA); Russell Tessier (University of Massachusetts, USA); Tilman Wolf (University of Massachusetts, USA).

Best Poster Award
Poster Chair, Prof. Yanchao Zhang, presents the best poster award. The best poster award goes to the poster titled “ADAM: Automated Detection and Attribution of Malicious Webpages”, authored by Ahmed E. Kosba (University of Maryland, College Park, USA); Aziz Mohaisen (Verisign Labs, USA); Andrew West (University of Pennsylvania, USA); Trevor Tonn (Verisign, USA).  

Keynote1 General Chair Sushil Jajodia presents a plaque of appreciation to the keynote speaker, Prof. Gene Tsudik. Also in the picture are TPC chairs Wenjing Lou and Wade Trappe.

Keynote2 General Chair Sushil Jajodia presents a plaque of appreciation to the keynote speaker, Dr. Vipin Swarup. Also in the picture is TPC chair Wenjing Lou.

Panel1 Plenary panel on "Security for Clean Slate and Future Internet Architecture". In picture from left to right: Jonathan Smith, Arun Venkataramani, Radia Perlman, Nick Feamster, Amir Herzberg.

Plenary panel on "Metrics and Tools for Cyber Situation Awareness". In picture from left to right: John Yen,  Sushil Jajodia, Sukarno Mertoguno, Hasan Cam, Vipin Swarup.

Student Travel Grant Thanks to the student travel grants provided by NSF and ARO, CNS 2013 supported   over 30 graduate students’ travel to the conference.  In picture are the travel grant chair, Prof. Yong Guan, and a group of CNS 2013 student travel grant recipients.

Conference session
Conference session

Questions from the audience
Questions from the audience (Prof. Jay Yang of RIT)

Coffee break 1
Coffee break 1

Coffee break 2
Coffee break 2

Student volunteers
Student volunteers at the coffee break



All photos are taken by student volunteer Ning Zhang. Thank you, Ning.


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