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Gordon to Speak at International Cybersecurity Conference

Apr 07, 2015
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GordonLawrence Gordon, professor of managerial accounting and information assurance at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, will speak at the 2015 International National Cyber Security Centre One Conference, April 13-14, in the Netherlands. 

Gordon’s talk, “Investing in Cybersecurity: Insights from the Gordon-Loeb Model,” is part of a lecture series he launched in October at the Johns Hopkins University's Senior Executive Cybersecurity Conference to help corporations make better cybersecurity investment decisions based on the Gordon-Loeb Model.  Developed with faculty colleague Martin Loeb, the mathematical economic model is designed to analyze the optimal investment level in cybersecurity. Read more here.

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