Malware and Reverse Engineering Conference (MRE-2019)

Industry event
We are pleased to announce that the Malware Reverse Engineering Conference will be held on the 1 and 2 July, 2019 in Sydney.  AISA members receive a 15% discount on registration fees.

We are pleased to announce that the Malware & Reverse Engineering Conference will be held on the 1 and 2 July, 2019. Following the success of the previously conferences in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. 2019 promises to be bigger than ever.

MRE-2019 is a bridge between industry, law enforcement and academia, with a strong focus on practical results from research and development projects in malware reversing.  AISA members receive a 15% discount on the registration fee.  To register click here 

The conference aims to cover:

Reverse engineering methods, analyses and algorithms
Behavioural and attribution analysis of malware
Impacts into the financial sector and government agencies
Advanced monitoring schemes for Malware attacks
Malware incident response
Threat Intelligence

2019 program and keynote speakers
Assistant Professor Andrea Lanzi - The University of Milan, Italy
About Andrea: Andrea is currently an Assistant Professor at Universita` degli studi di Milano (The University of Milan) in the Computer Science Department, Italy where he is leading LaSER (Systems and Network Security lab). He is interested in several aspects of Cyber Security. In particular, his main area of research deals with Host Intrusion Detection Systems (HIDS), memory errors exploitation, reverse engineering, malware and forensic analysis. In recent years he has mainly studied the application of emulation/virtualisation and compiler techniques for malware analysis and detection in Android context. In addition he has been working on analysing large-scale security malware datasets to investigate the behaviour of current cyber threats.

Dr Tao Ban, NICT Japan
About Tao: Dr. Tao Ban is currently a senior researcher with Cybersecurity Research Institute, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Tokyo, Japan.. He has published more than 50 Journal and Conference publications and book chapters in the field of Machine Learning, Data Mining, Multi variant analysis, Computer Graphics etc. He is on the executing editor of Journal of Intelligent Learning Systems and Applications. His research interest includes pattern classification, neural processing, machine learning and data mining for network security, etc.

Organising committee
Our organising committee is composed of security researchers and engineers from academia and industry.

Iqbal Gondal, Chair - Director, Internet Commerce Security Laboratory, Federation University Australia
Lorenzo Cavallaro - Chair in Cybersecurity, Security & Systems, King's College London
Paul J. Watson - ASD, Defence Department
Paul Black - PhD candidate, ICSL
Scott Brown - Principal Advisor, Threat Analysis and Hunting, Rio Tinto
Gabe Davis - Federal Agent, Cybercrime Operations, AFP Australia
Daniel Rodriguez - Federal Agent, Cybercrime Operations, AFP Australia
Christian Teutenberg - Threat Research and Intelligence, Security Operation, Telstra

The MRE Conference is kindly sponsored by Westpac Banking Corporation and the Australian Information Security Association (AISA).

To register click here 

7/1/2019 - 7/2/2019