The Organizers - NYU Tandon


Tasos Keliris: Challenge Co-Lead

Tasos is a PhD candidate at the Tandon School of Engineering of New York University. He is working on embedded systems security, focusing on industrial control systems and critical infrastructure, or as he puts it "things that matter."

michail-maniatakos.pngMichail Maniatakos: Faculty Guide

Mihalis Maniatakos is an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at NYU Abu Dhabi. He does NOT enjoy long walks on the beach, due to the poor distance-covered to time ratio. His favorite means of transportation is teleportation.


Indian Institute of Technology, KaNpur


Rohit Negi: Challenge Lead

An adaptable, organized and responsible graduate with 4+ years of experience specializing in industrial automation and operational technologies. My past experience, current work and interest are in the field of cyber security and cyber defense of protection and control system used in critical infrastructure. Core work is to finding security vulnerabilities in automated critical infrastructures, finding ways to circumvent the threats that will be associated with such vulnerabilities and its mitigation techniques.

2017 ESC Github

Take a look at the ESC Github page for more information.