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Surrey CS researchers received award at Home Office International Crime and Policing Conference 2016
17 April 2016
At the 2nd Home Office International Crime and Policing Conference held from 22nd to 23rd March 2016, Surrey CS researchers Dr Anna Vartapetiance and Dr Lee Gillam were awarded the best poster prize for “the most potential to inform thinking about how to prevent crime”, as voted by the participants and the organisers of the Conference. Anna received the award from Professor Bernard Silverman, Chief Scientific Adviser at the Home Office.
2 April 2016
Dr Anna Vartapetiance, a postdoctoral researcher and graduate entrepreneur at the Department, presented her research on automatic detection and prevention of online grooming at the House of Commons of the UK Parliament to a range of politicians and a panel of expert judges, as part of this year's SET for Britain event which took place on Monday 7th March, 2016.
23 March 2016
The Department is calling for applications for a new Professorship post in Secure Systems (also affiliated with the Surrey Centre for Cyber Security, one of the 13 UK government-recognised Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research). Click here to see the ad of the Professorship post with a link at the bottom of the pages for online applications.