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Translational Talk: The intersection of cybersecurity and biotechnology in translational research

Thursday, Mar 23, 2023
Translational Medicine Institute – 2350 Gillette Drive, Fort Collins, CO + Zoom

The importance and scale of the biotechnology sector challenges current cyberspace capabilities. Malicious attacks are a reality as innovators push to translate scientific knowledge into solutions to problems.

CSU experts discuss the integration of biotech and cybersecurity research as a function of industry, government and academic partnerships. Come join us to hear about this important effort and network with your colleagues.


4:00 – 4:15 PM Ken Reardon, Ph.D., Director, Sustainable Bioenergy Development Center, CSU Professor, Chemical & Bio Engineering. “An Overview of Cyberbiosecurity and Implications for Academic Research Missions”

4:15 – 4:30 PM Indrakshi Ray, Ph.D., Director, CSU Cybersecurity Center, Professor, Computer Science. “Research Challenges in Cyberbiosecurity”

4:30 – 4:40 PM Wiley Barnes, Col (ret), Executive Director, CSU Office of Defense Engagement. “National Security Implications of Bio Cybersecurity”

4:40 – 5:00 PM Questions & discussion

5:00 – 6:30 PM Networking reception

Registration is available here.