CloSe Project Workshop

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2015-04-15 09:00 to 2015-04-16 17:00
TU1 (TUAS Building), Otaniementie 17, Espoo

Cloud Security Services (CloSe) is a research project funded by the Academy of Finland. The academic partners in CloSe are Aalto University (Computer Science, Communications and Networking), Arcada University of Applied Sciences, University of Helsinki and University of Turku. Industrial partners in CloSe (funded by Tekes) consist of F-Secure, Nokia and Trustonic.

CloSe will hold a public workshop to showcase its results from the first year of work. Members of the scientific advisory board of CloSe will also present invited talks on their research.

If you like to attend the workshop, please register before 31st of March 2015 ( Registration form ).

Workshop Details:

  • Date: 15th and 16th of April 2015
  • Location: TU1 (TUAS Building), Otaniementie 17, Espoo Workshop

Day 1

  • 9:00 Welcome and Introduction to CloSe, N. Asokan
  • 9:30 Industrial relevance of CloSe, Alexey Kirichenko (F-Secure), Gabriel Waller (Nokia)
  • 10:30 Break*
  • 11:00 WP1 and WP2: Private Information Retrieval and Secure Cloud Storage with Deduplication, Jian Liu, Sandeep Tamrakar
  • 12:15 Lunch
  • 13:30 WP3: Twitterbot Detection, Tommi Meskanen
  • 14:15 Break*
  • 14:45 WP4: 1. Automated classification of Android malware, 2. Traffic data analysis, Yoan Miche
  • 15:30 Break*
  • 16:00 WP5: Secure Smart Home with SDN based Cloud Service, Jörg Ott and Sasu Tarkoma
  • 16:45 End of Day 1

Workshop Day 2

  • 9:00 Welcome to CloSe day 2, Valtteri Niemi
  • 9:05 Can we build a Europe-only cloud, and should we? Jon Crowcroft (University of Cambridge)
  • 10:05 Break*
  • 10:45 Secure and Private Proximity-Based Discovery of Common Factors in Social Networks, Gene Tsudik ( University of California, Irvine (UCI) )
  • 11:45 Lunch
  • 13:00 Realities and Challenges of NextGen Air Traffic Data Networks: Insights from OpenSky, Ivan Martinovic (University of Oxford)
  • 14:00 Break*
  • 14:30 Privacy technologies in the era of big data, Ersin Uzun ( Xerox PARC )
  • 15:30 Break*
  • 16:00 ELM Classification: Post-processing by GMM Amaury Lendasse (University of Iowa)
  • 17:00 End of CloSe Workshop, Valtteri Niemi

* There will be posters and demos at the demo stands during the breaks.

Organizing Committee

  • Arseny Kurnikov (email: arseny.kurnikov(at)
  • Lauri Suomalainen (email: lauri.suomalainen(at)
  • Sandeep Tamrakar (email: sandeep.tamrakar(at)
  • Lari Lehtomäki (email: lari.lehtomaki(at)

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