ECE Concordia Univ.

Recent Invited Talks

The following list describes the recent invited talks Dr. Hamou-Lhadj has given in various venues. This list does not include the presentations given in conferences based on paper submissions.
  • Advanced Host-Based Anomaly Detection for Cyber-Security,
    Center for Research in Applying Intelligent Technologies in Organizations (Creatio), Universite du Quebec en Outaouais (UQO), Gatineau, QC, 2014.
  • Synchronized Tracing Infrastructure for Host-Based Anomaly Detection,
    DRDC Advanced Host-Level Surveillance Tutorial-Workshop, Department of Defence, Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2014.
  • Online surveillance of critical computer systems through advanced host-based detection,
    Defence R&D Canada, Valcartier, QC, Canada, February 6, 2013.
  • Security through diversity and redundancy and trace abstraction,
    NSERC Workshop on tracing and surveillance of large online information systems for security, performance analysis and maintenance, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada.
  • Secure High Availability and Resiliency for Critical Computerized Systems,
    NSERC Workshop on tracing and surveillance of large online information systems for security, performance analysis and maintenance, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada.
  • The Role of Software Tracing in Software Maintenance: An Industrial Perspective,
    Keynote speech, the 4th International Conference on Computer Science and its Applications, Saida, Algeria, 2013. Abstract appears in the Modeling Approaches and Algorithms for Advanced Computer Applications Studies in Computational Intelligence, Springer book on Studies in Computational Intelligence Volume 488, 2013.
  • Reading a trace as a story,
    Keynote speech, the 5th International Workshop on Program Comprehension through Dynamic Analysis (PCODA 2010), co-located with WCRE 2010.
  • Redundancy and diversity in architectures for cyber protection – A critical review,
    Workshop on On-line Cyber Surveillance of Information Systems, organized by DRDC, Ottawa, ON, March 8th, 2011.
  • Trace abstraction for anomaly detection - Results from the Poly-Tracing Project, and way-ahead,
    Workshop on On-line Cyber Surveillance of Information Systems, organized by DRDC, Ottawa, ON, March 8th, 2011.
  • How to teach and assess problem analysis skills in undergraduate engineering courses,
    Panelist, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University, 2010.
  • SR&ED Program: How to Cope with the Ever-Changing IT Environment?,
    Keynote speech, Scientific Research and Experimental Development, Canada Revenue Agency, Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2009.