Expo 2020 Dubai

The SESAR Lab and the Computer Science Department will represent the University of Milan at the Expo 2020 Dubai.

The session organized in the Italian Pavillion, will present our view on Securing Artificial Intelligence, and will see the participation of Italian and local Authorities. During the event, the project PALM will be presented and discussed in the panel.

Connecting Safely, Creating the Future: Toward Securing Artificial Intelligence
October 28 th , 2021
Expo 2020 Dubai, Italy Pavilion, Amphitheatre
4.00-5.30 pm (UAE time)

4.00 Welcome Greetings
Prof. Ernesto Damiani, Senior Director, Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute, Khalifa University

4.10 Institutional Greetings
Dr. Paolo Glisenti, Commissioner General of Italy for Expo 2020 Dubai
Dr. Arif Sultan Al Hammadi, Executive Vice-President, Khalifa University
Prof. Maria Pia Abbracchio, Deputy Rector and Vice Rector for Research, University of Milan
Prof. Antonella Polimeni, Rector of the University of Rome “La Sapienza”
H.E. Omar Obaid Alshamsi, UAE Ambassador to Italy
H.E. Nicola Lener, Ambassador of Italy to the UAE

4.20 Keynote Speech | International partnerships in cybersecurity
H.E. Dr. Mohammad Hamad Al-Kuwaiti
, Head of Cybersecurity for the Government of the UAE

4.30 Keynote Speech | A national perspective on cybersecurity
Prof. Roberto Baldoni, General Director, National Cybersecurity Agency, Italy

4.40 Video | “PALM Project – Prevention and detection of poisoning and adversarial attacks on machine learning models”

4.50 Roundtable | The PALM Project
Moderator: Prof. Ernesto Damiani, Senior Director, Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute, Khalifa University
Speakers: Dr Shreekant (Ticky) Thakkar, Head of the Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure System Research Center
Prof. Claudio Agostino Ardagna, Full professor, Department of Computer Science “Giovanni degli Antoni”, University of Milan
Prof. Stefano Zatti, Department of Computer Science, Sapienza University of Rome
Prof. Chan Yeob Yeun, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Khalifa University