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Partnership Benefits

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CyLab is unique in its comprehensive approach to cyber security - the program is multi-disciplinary and university-wide, involving six colleges from Carnegie Mellon, 50 plus faculty and over 130 graduate students. CyLab is supported by both public and private funding, predominantly government research funds and the support of our partners.

A partnership with CyLab will deliver benefits to your company in the following areas:

Research:  Access to CyLab faculty and researchers that excel in key research areas:

  • Trustworthy Computing Platforms and Devices
  • Next-Generation Secure & Available Networks
  • Mobility
  • Security of Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Secure Home Computing
  • Survivable Distributed Systems & Outsourced Systems
  • Privacy Protection

Recruiting:  Direct and preferential access to the best and brightest graduate students at the Information Networking Institute (INI) and CyLab.

Reputation:  Opportunities to complement and enhance your corporate image by being associated with one of the leading research centers in cyber security, privacy and risk.

Return on Investment: Opportunities for significant cost reduction in the areas of research and recruiting that can enhance your corporate return on investment.

Depending upon the level of commitment, benefits of partnership include:

  • Access to CyLab research and development projects.
  • Opportunities for sponsorship of Information Networking Institute (INI) graduate students, naming of fellowships, specifying masters-level group projects.
  • Opportunities for sponsorship of Ph.D. students at CyLab and specifying projects with the students and CyLab faculty members.
  • Access to CyLab events; e.g., annual meetings, and web seminars. (Learn about the 2015 partner conference.)
  • Access to CyLab publications; e.g., quarterly newsletters, annual studies, technical reports and industry trend analysis.
  • Access to CyLab partners-only web site that contains presentations, reports, papers, articles and tools that are not available to the general public.
  • Education related benefits; e.g.,discounted pricing on training courses by CERT.
  • Visibility on the CyLab web site, in promotional materials and any sponsored event.