Institute for Information Security & Privacy's Demo Day Finale

Primary tabs

Industry needs new solutions and Georgia Tech has them

Information security students at Georgia Tech compete before venture capitalists and industry leaders at the Institute for Information Security & Privacy's "Demo Day Finale."  Five student teams will present TED-style talks about their research before an elite panel of business leaders, who then advise students about future considerations for commercialization. Research with the best chance of commercialization or demonstrating the most impact toward resolving an industry need receives a cash prize.Initial cybersecurity research concepts were presented at the inaugural Fall Demo Day, held Oct. 28 at the Georgia Tech Cyber Security Summit.


Finalists are

"Cybersecurity Inspired Health Insurance Fraud Detector" Musheer Ahmed Advisor: Mustaque Ahamad "PARS: A Uniform and Open-source Password Analysis and Research System" Shukun Yang Advisor: Raheem Beyah "Preventing Use-after-free with Dangling Pointers Nullification" Byoungyoung Lee and Chengyu Song Advisor: Taesoo Kim"Tying Public Key to Person with ‘idforweb’ " Pak Ho Chung, Yeongjin Jang and Mark Wisenski Advisor: Wenke Lee "UCognito: Private Browsing without Tears" Meng Xu and Yeongjin Jang Advisor:  Taesoo Kim and Wenke Lee


  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created By: Tara La Bouff
  • Created: 01/27/2016
  • Modified By: Fletcher Moore
  • Modified: 04/13/2017