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David Skillicorn Talks to CBC News about Data Security of Federal Agencies

David Skillicorn comments on the recent report that over a dozen federal agencies failed a security test of their credit card systems. Read his comments and more here: https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/security-data-shared-services-it-1.4848688

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Computing Student Research Conference (CSearch)

The inaugural Computing Student Research (CSearch) Conference https://www.csearchconference.com/ took place over the weekend featuring 5 keynote speakers, a panel session on Graduate Studies featuring Professor Qingling Duan, Professor Parvin Mousavi and Professor Hossam Hassanein, 16 undergraduate and graduate research talks … Continue reading

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Computing at the Ontario Universities Fair 2018

The Ontario University Fair was a complete success. The Computing booth was again one of the busier booths throughout the three-day event. As with the last several years, the level of interest in Computing was phenomenal and prospective students were … Continue reading

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3 Tenure-track Faculty Positions Available

The School of Computing in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen’s University invites applications for three (3) Tenure-track faculty positions. While strongly qualified applicants from all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply, preference will be given … Continue reading

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David Skillicorn in Yahoo News Discussing Midland, Ontario Hacking

David Skillicorn was featured in a Yahoo Canada article talking about how the town of Midland, Ontario could have prevented their data from being held ransom by a hacker. You can read the full article here.

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Ahmed Hassan Named New member of the Royal Society of Canada

Congratulations to Professor Ahmed Hassan for being elected to the Royal Society of Canada (RSC), the most senior and prestigious academic society in Canada. See posting at https://www.queensu.ca/gazette/stories/royal-round?utm_source=e-queens-gazette_faculty Ahmed and other elected scholars will be formally inducted as Fellows and … Continue reading

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Human Media Lab’s Rollable Tablet – MagicScroll – in the News

The Human Media Lab was featured on the BBC, TechCrunch, Kingston Herald, Gadgetify, and other publications this week with their rollable tablet phone – MagicScroll. The device can be rolled like a Rolodex to select contacts and unfurled to get … Continue reading

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Marwa Afifi and Dr. Mohammad Zulkernine Receive Best Paper Award at ICSSA

Congratulations to Marwa Afifi and Dr. Mohammad Zulkernine. Their paper “Integrating Security in Cloud Application Development Cycle” received best paper award at the IEEE International Conference on Software Security and Assurance (ICSSA), Seoul, Korea, July 2018. Well done.

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Dr. Farhana Zulkernine Receives Funding for PTSD Research

Dr. Farhana Zulkernine (with Dr. Alex Singer from the University of Manitoba and Dr. Don Richardson from Western University) received funding from IBM Canada Ltd. (IBM) and Mitacs, through the Advanced Analytics Initiative, a research initiative launched in partnership with … Continue reading

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New Tier 2 Canada Research Chair Position in Biomedical Computing and Informatics Announced

The School of Computing, Faculty of Arts and Science and the Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s University invite applications for a joint tenure-track faculty position as a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in … Continue reading

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