Upcoming HAIC Talks and Secure Systems Demo Day 2018

Upcoming HAIC Talks We’re excited to announce two upcoming HAIC Talks by renowned researchers in information security and cryptology. On June 19 evening at 18:00: Dr. Moti Yung (Snap and Columbia University) will give a HAIC Talk on “The Advertisement Exchange: How to Develop Agile Cryptographic Support for an Evolving Ecosystem“.  HAIC Talks are open to everyone … More Upcoming HAIC Talks and Secure Systems Demo Day 2018

New Public Lecture Series

“Information security affects everyone.” In October last year, HAIC announced a new public outreach initiative with the aim of making the field of information security more accessible to a broader audience. As part of this initiative, we are pleased to announce a new series of regular public lectures on contemporary topics in information security. The lectures … More New Public Lecture Series

HAIC scholarship program continues in 2018

Huawei joins HAIC as a new donor and F-secure continues their support towards the funding program. With these donations we expect to award up to five scholarships in 2018.  Read more from Aalto University News. All applicants (EU and non-EU) for either the Master’s Programme in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences – Major in Security and Cloud … More HAIC scholarship program continues in 2018

Scholarships for new MSc students in information security

Interested in winning a scholarship to get a world-class MSc degree in the field of information security? Applications open in December for the following two Master’s programmes in information security at Aalto University, commencing in September 2018.  Together, these two programs expect to give approximately 25 full scholarships for top applicants covering tuition as well as … More Scholarships for new MSc students in information security

Almost three million euro Erasmus Mundus funding for information security master’s programme

The European Commission has granted €2.9M funding for SECCLO – Master’s Programme in Security and Cloud Computing starting in 2018. The Erasmus Mundus funding includes 61 scholarships for outstanding European and non-European students for two-year studies in the programme. A total of 38 programmes were selected out of 122 programme proposals. SECCLO is a successor … More Almost three million euro Erasmus Mundus funding for information security master’s programme

The First Year of HAIC

A year ago, in the summer of 2016, the Deans of Science at Aalto University and University of Helsinki established Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security (HAIC) as a joint strategic initiative. The initial mandate of HAIC was to “focus on offering scholarships for talented master’s students choosing to specialize in information security” with a mission … More The First Year of HAIC

Scholarships for the most promising information security students

F-Secure, Intel and Nixu partner with Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security HAIC in response to high demand for information security experts. Demand for highly qualified information security professionals has increased dramatically. The number of available job openings significantly exceeds the number of qualified candidates. At the same time, there is widespread concern that many information … More Scholarships for the most promising information security students