Applied Research Judges

Final Judges
Kris Ambrose

Principal Research Engineer, BAE Systems, Inc. 

Gerard Brady

Global Chief Information Security Officer, Morgan Stanley

Tim Dierks

Director of Engineering, Google

Boaz Gelbord

Chief Information Security Officer, Dun and Bradstreet

Xiaofei (Rex) Guo

Technical Lead/Manager, Cisco Tetration Analytics

David Hsiang

Assistant Vice President- Information Security Engineer, Bank of America

Jonathan Lehr

Co-Founder & General Partner, Work-Bench

Kelley Mak

Principal, Work-Bench

David K. A. Mordecai

Principal Scientist-in-Residence, RiskEcon Lab @Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU

Oleksii (Alex) Starov

Security Research Engineer, Palo Alto Networks

Jeff Six

Group VP, Head of Security Architecture & Engineering, T. Rowe Price

Jordan Vinarub

Head of NYC Technology Development Center, T. Rowe Price

William Wang

Engineering Manager, Uber

Preliminary Judges/Review Committee
Devdatta Akhawe

Director of Security Engineering, Dropbox

Frederico Araujo

Research Scientist, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, CSAW’14 Finalist

Justin Cappos

Professor, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Sze Yiu Chau

Purdue University, CSAW’17 Finalist

Yaohui Chen

Northeastern University, CSAW’17 3rd place

Yizheng Chen

Columbia University, CSAW’17 Finalist

Bill Cheswick

Security & Networking Researcher

Brendan Dolan-Gavitt

Assistant Professor, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Saverio Fazzari

Booz Allen Hamilton

Paul Giura

Security Researcher, AT&T; Adjunct Professor, NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Sungmin Hong

Texas A&M University, CSAW16 Finalist

Haadi Jafarian

Assistant Professor, University of Colorado Denver

Markus Jakobsson

Chief Scientist, Agari

Suman Jana

Assistant Professor, Columbia University

Trishank Karthik Kuppusamy

Chief Security Solutions Engineer, Datadog

David Kohlbrenner

UC Berkeley, CSAW’16 2nd place

Eugene Kolodenker

MITRE, CSAW’17 Finalist

Chris Lamb

Debian Developer, Debian

Byoungyoung Lee

Assistant Professor, Seoul National University, CSAW’15 Finalist

Xiaojing Liao

Assistant Professor, Indiana University Bloomington, CSAW’16 Finalist

Wei Meng

Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CSAW’16 Finalist

Najmeh Miramirkhani

Stony Brook University, CSAW’17 Finalist

Collin Mulliner

Principal Security Engineer, Cruise Automation

Theofilos Petsios

Capsule8, CSAW’17 2nd Place

Sai Teja Peddinti

Senior Research Scientist, Google

Rui Qiao

Software Engineer, LinkedIn, CSAW’16 Finalist

Peter Snyder

University of Illinois at Chicago, CSAW’17 Finalist

Hassan Takabi

Assistant Professor, University of North Texas

Santiago Torres

NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Tavish Vaidya

Georgetown University, CSAW’16 1st Place

Victor Van Der Veen

Qualcomm Product Security, CSAW’17 1st Place

Terry Wang


Dongpeng Xu

Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire, CSAW’17 Finalist