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Prof. Lam Kwok Yan
Director, SCRIPTS
Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor Lam Kwok Yan is a renowned Cyber Security researcher and practitioner. He has collaborated extensively with law-enforcement agencies, government regulators, telecommunication operators and financial institutions in various aspects of Infocomm and Cyber Security in the region.

Prior to joining NTU, he has been a Professor of the Tsinghua University, PR China (2002-2010) and a faculty member of the National University of Singapore and the University of London since 1990. He was a visiting scientist at the Isaac Newton Institute of the Cambridge University and a visiting professor at the European Institute for Systems Security. In 1997, he founded PrivyLink International Ltd, a spin-off company of the National University of Singapore, specializing in e-security technologies for homeland security and financial systems. In 2012, he co-founded Soda Pte Ltd with a HK-based medical clinics operator. Soda (or Safe of Data App), the Winner of the Most Innovative Start Up Award at the RSA 2015 Conference, is a technology start-up which specialises in data security protection of mobile cloud users. In 1998, he received the Singapore Foundation Award from the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry in recognition of his R&D achievement in Information Security in Singapore.  Professor Lam received his B.Sc. (First Class Honours) from the University of London in 1987 and his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 1990.

Prof. Wang Huaxiong
Deputy Director, SCRIPTS
Associate Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences

Professor Wang Huaxiong received a PhD​ in Mathematics from University of Haifa, Israel in 1996 and a PhD in Computer Science from University of Wollongong, Australia in 2001. He has been an associate professor at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore since 2006, where he also served as the Head of Division of Mathematical Sci​ences in 2013-2015.

Prior to NTU, he held faculty positions at Macquarie University and University of Wollongong in Australia. He also held visiting positions at ENS de Lyon in France, Fujian Normal University in China, City University of Hong Kong, National University of Singapore and Kobe University in Japan.

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Prof. Jun ZHAO
Deputy Director, SCRIPTS​
Assistant​ Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering

Jun Zhao is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. He received a PhD degree from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in the USA, and a bachelor's degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China.

His research interests are as follows:
• AI and Data Science: federated learning, deep learning, adversarial machine learning, computer vision (CV), natural language processing (NLP), reinforcement learning, optimization, etc.
• City Brain and Smart Nation: federated learning, Internet of Things (IoT), cloud/edge/fog computing, 6G wireless communications, signal processing, smart grid, cyber-physical systems (CPS).
• Security and Privacy: federated learning, blockchains, adversarial machine learning, differential privacy, applied cryptography, secure multi-party computation.
His papers have received Best Paper Awards in several conferences and journals.

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