Dr. Sandeep Pirbhulal

Dr. Sandeep Pirbhulal

Senior Research Scientist, Norwegian Computing Centre, Norway

    Dr. Sandeep Pirbhulal is currently working as Senior Research Scientist at the Norwegian Computing Center, Norway (since 2021). His current research focuses on cybersecurity and resilience, critical infrastructure protection, tele-healthcare, risk management, privacy and security for WSNs, 5G, and Internet of Things. He has published over 80 several scientific articles (including peer-reviewed journals and international conferences) comprising IEEE Transactions, Elsevier’s JCR Q1 other high impact factor venues. Dr. Pirbhulal has extensive management experience in national and international research projects. He was Principal Investigator/Team Lead of the project entitled, “Parallel Structure-based Biometric Authentication Mechanism for Secure Transmission of Sensitive Clinical Information”, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (2018-2019). He is Project Leader of International Alliance for Strengthening Cybersecurity and Privacy in Healthcare (CybAlliance), funded by the Research Council of Norway (2023-2028). Dr. Pirbhulal has reviewed more than 150 papers in the reputed peer-reviewed journal such as IEEE Access, IEEE JBHI, IEEE transactions etc. He is an editorial board member of Springer International Journal of Information Security (since 2022), Signals Journal (since 2020). Since, three years (2019-2021), he is the Organizing Chair of the Workshop on Decentralized Technologies and Applications for IoT (D’IoT) in conjunction with the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC). He is also co-organizing chair of SecASure 2022 and 2023, SecIndustry 2023, SUNRISE 2023, CANTATA 2023. He also serves as a TPC member of several conferences, seminars, and workshops at the national and international levels.

    All Sessions by Dr. Sandeep Pirbhulal

    14:00 - 15:30

    Information Technology (CIIP) Sector Symposium

    Track Two

    Securing the digital infrastructure. Information technology is responsible for such a large portion of our workforce, business operations and access to information and data, Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP) through cybersecurity and network security, is vital to protect information assets. Recent ransomware attacks and other threats, such as Malware, Stuxnet, etc and the continued cyber threats and intrusions, means we have to be more vigilant to protect our information assets.