Security Standards: Complexity Is the Enemy of Security

Wednesday, March 12 | 4:00PM–4:50PM | Room 550 A/B
Session Type: Professional Development
Everyone wants to know how to "be secure." The myriad higher ed compliance requirements, coupled with a constantly dynamic attacker strategy, have made this question more difficult than ever to answer. Come talk with representatives from three institutions that managed to craft a rational, coherent strategy for standardizing security.


  • Dan Adinolfi

    Senior Security Engineer, Cornell University
  • Chris Misra

    Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Brian Smith-Sweeney

    Chief Information Security Officer, Columbia University

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