HP sponsors new chair in cyber security at the University of Birmingham

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A celebration held November 2nd at the University of Birmingham marked the inauguration of the university’s new HP Chair in Cyber Security, the result of a partnership between HP and the university that paves the way for innovative, high impact research into cyber security in the age of the Internet of Things.

 

The chair’s first occupant will be Professor Mark Ryan, an internationally recognized expert in cyber security based in the university’s School of Computer Science. Ryan’s Security and Privacy research group is one of the most respected cyber security research groups in the UK and has been named an EPSRC/GCHQ Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research.