Panel: Adversarial AI: Perspectives from Academia and Industry

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 5:00 pm5:30 pm

Moderator: Sadia Afroz, International Computer Science Institute (ICSI)

Panelists: Rajarshi Gupta, Avast Software; Carmela Troncoso, EPFL


Rajarshi Gupta, Avast Software

Rajarshi Gupta is the Head of AI at Avast Software, one of the largest consumer security companies in the world. He has a Ph.D. in EECS from UC Berkeley and has built a unique expertise at the intersection of artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and networking. Prior to joining Avast, Rajarshi worked for many years at Qualcomm Research, where he created 'Snapdragon Smart Protect', the first-ever product to achieve On-Device Machine Learning for Security. Rajarshi loves to solve innovative problems and has authored over 200 issued U.S. Patents.

Carmela Troncoso, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Carmela Troncoso is an Assistant Professor at EPFL where she leads the Security and Privacy Engineering (SPRING) Laboratory. Her research focuses on privacy protection, with particular focus on developing systematic means to build privacy-preserving systems and evaluate these system's information leakage.

@conference {238515,
author = {Rajarshi Gupta and Carmela Troncoso},
title = {Panel: Adversarial {AI}: Perspectives from Academia and Industry},
year = {2019},
address = {Santa Clara, CA},
publisher = {USENIX Association},
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