5th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

June 22nd-25th, 2015 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Dr. Alon Kaufman

alon kaufman for websiteDirector of Research and Innovation, CTO RSA Israel

DR. Alon Kaufman is currently RSA's Director of data science and innovation globally, operating from Israel, leading all data science and big data aspects for RSA across the full portfolio. The team includes many researches (PhDs in statistics, physics, machine learning, computer science.....) as well as big data engineers, innovation strategists and security experts.
He joined RSA Israel in 2009 as head of research for the fraud risk analytics products, and since 2013 in my current role leading data science & innovation globally, as well as part of the RSA Israel management team.
Prior to joining RSA, held several managerial and research positions in Israeli hi-tech companies, dealing with various aspects of data mining and data science, all in all have over 20 years of experience in technology and innovation management.
Hold a Ph.D. in Computational Neuroscience and Machine Learning from the Hebrew University and an MBA from the Tel Aviv University. Teach data science courses at Ben Gurion and Tel Aviv University, and a public speaker on Big Data and Data Science, Cybercrime, Security & Innovation.