Friday, March 23, 2012
The Mathematics and Computer Science Department hosted a colloquium on cyber innovation on Friday, March 23, 2012, in the Hoyt Science Resources Center. Sue Lampson of Sandia National Laboratories was the guest speaker.
Ms. Lampson's talk entitled "Cyber Innovation at Sandia National Laboratories" included highlights of Sandia's R&D efforts in cyber security, as well as the programs Sandia provides for students interested in cyber defense.
The colloquium was attended by mathematics and computer science students, as well as departmental faculty and college staff members.
ABSTRACT: Sandia National Laboratories is a multi-program laboratory providing "Exceptional Service in the National Interest" since 1949. Sandia has grown into a broad national security laboratory encompassing a variety of technologies and programs. Sandia's core purpose today is to help our nation secure a peaceful and free world through technology.
Sue Lampson is a Technical Project Manager at Sandia with over 25 years of experience in managing technical software application and information technology projects across multiple industries. During the last four years, Sue has been rebuilding Sandia's corporate Cyber Security Assurance program.