Event Archive

Events from 2015 and prior are listed below. Upcoming events through 2016 can be found here.

2015 Past Events

SecureRF Presented and Exhibited at Internet of Things Applications and Sensors USA events
Thank you to everyone who visited our booth at the Internet of Things Applications 2015 and Sensors USA events run by IDTechEx on November 17-18, 2015 in Santa Clara, CA. Louis Parks presented a talk called Securing the Internet of Things during the "Making IoT Secure" track and was also part of the RAIN RFID Alliance panel discussion.

Connecticut Innovation Summit
SecureRF exhibited at the ninth annual event to celebrate CT's Innovation Ecosystem and was recognized as a 2015 Tech Company To Watch.

Workshop on Cryptography and Hardware Security for the Internet of Things
Derek Atkins presented a talk called Algebraic Eraser algorithm during the Workshop on Cryptography and Hardware Security for the Internet of Things which was held at the University of Maryland on Oct. 8 - 9, 2015. The primary goal of this workshop was to identify and address both the short-term and long-term challenges related to the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) applications with focus on security and privacy issues and whether they can be addressed by the newly proposed lightweight cryptography and hardware security solutions.

SecureRF's CEO Presented at AIM Europe Summit
Louis Parks spoke at the AIM Europe Summit in Marseille, France on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. The session title was Securing the Internet of Things Challenges & Opportunities. AIM co-located the AIM Europe Summit with the International RFID Congress 2015 hosted by CNRFID.

Microsemi Security Forum 2015 - FPGA Security Demonstration
Mike McGregor from SecureRF demonstrated our fast, very low-energy Group Theoretic Cryptography (GTC) public key scheme called the AlgebraicEraser algorithm on a SmartFusion dev. kit.


AIM Webinar Series: Securing the Internet of Things—Challenges & Opportunities
As devices, sensors and objects are given digital identities that connect them to the Internet by the billions, the need for security and privacy becomes a critical factor for both market adoption and safety. The 40-year-old security methods we now use on our PC's, and networks cannot address many of these IoT devices. In this webinar, we will look at the hurdles in making the Internet of Things secure and what options are available to you today. Featuring Louis Parks, President & CEO, SecureRF. Contact us if you would like access to a recording of this webinar.

CRYPTO 2015, the 35th International Cryptology Conference
Derek Atkins, SecureRF's CTO, gave a presentation at Crypto 2015 Rump session called A Lightweight, Highly Performant Public Key Exchange. August 18, 2015.— View the slides from his presentation.

NIST Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2015
SecureRF gave a presentation to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) called the Algebraic Eraser: A lightweight, efficient asymmetric key agreement protocol for use in no-power, low-power, and IoT devices
July 20-21, 2015 in Gaithersburg, MD. — http://www.nist.gov/itl/csd/ct/lwc_workshop2015.cfm; View the presentation.

Air Force Sustainment Small Business Industry Day (SBID)
SecureRF gave a public briefing to the Air Force Sustainment Center at their SBID. July 14-15, 2015 in Macon, GA. — https://afconference.brtrc.com/AFSBID/Default.htm

RAIN Face to Face Meeting
SecureRF's CEO, Louis Parks, presented the Algebraic Eraser - detailing how this Diffie-Hellman-like agreement protocol is ideally suited for low-cost platforms with constrained computational resources and can address privacy and security needs of products and devices on the Internet of Things. June 24-25, 2015 - Portland, OR. — http://www.rainrfid.org/event/rain-face-to-face-meeting/

Sensors Expo & Conference
SecureRF team exhibited at this event and showed our Lime Tag product line and the AE Core for securing other sensors. June 9-11, 2015 - Long Beach, CA — http://www.sensorsmag.com/sensors-expo

Internet Week New York
SecureRF participated and won first place in the "Pitch Competition" against 4 other connected-device start-ups for a chance to win a paid pilot with a major brand. The session is titled: Goliath Needs David: Start-ups Pitch Brands for Partnerships. May 19, 2015 - New York, NY — https://internetweekny.com/schedule/featured#/?filters=on&day=19&loc=hq

Tap Into NFC Meetup - Boston
SecureRF CEO, Louis Parks, was featured on a panel of speakers at the upcoming NFC Meetup - hosted by the NFC Forum. The session explored why NFC should be on everyone's radar. May 14, 2015 - Boston, MA — http://nfc-forum.org/events/tap-into-nfc-meetup-boston/

Internet of Things Developers Conference
From May 6-7, 2015 exhibited at this IoT conference in Santa Clara, CA and discussed how SecureRF is Securing the Internet of Things. — http://www.iot-devcon.com/index.php

IACC's Annual Spring Conference
SecureRF exhibited at the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition's spring event and featured a demo our Veridify anti-counterfeiting solution. April 29 - May 1, 2015 in San Diego, CA

AIM Summit
Louis Parks is a board member of AIM and attended this event. April 13-14 in San Diego, CA — https://aimglobal.site-ym.com/?Summit_2015

CHASE Conference on Secure/Trustworthy Systems and Supply Chain Assurance
SecureRF was a sponsor and Louis Parks spoke about Securing the Internet of Things. April 8-9, 2015, University of Connecticut — https://www.chase.uconn.edu/chase-conference-2015

The UCONN School of Engineering Spring Career Fair
SecureRF met some great students at UConn's Engineering Career Fair.

Connecticut Computer Sciences Career Fair
Sponsored by the Connecticut Technology Council, April 7, 2015, 1:00 - 6:00 pm, Gateway Community College - Room N100, New Haven, CT — http://www.cttalent.org/

Arrow Internet of Things Immersions
SecureRF team members attended. March 26, 2015 at Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA

IETF-92 CFRG: The Internet Engineering Task Force Crypto Forum Research Group
Derek Atkins, SecureRF's CTO, presented The Algebraic Eraser: a linear asymmetric protocol for low-resource environments to the IETF-92 CFRG. March 25, 2015 — View the slides from the proceedings

Government Microcircuit Applications & Critical Technology Conference
SecureRF team members attended. March 23-26, 2015, St. Louis, MO. GOMACTech is a conference established primarily to review developments in microcircuit applications for government systems. — https://www.gomactech.net

AIM RFID Experts Group
Louis Parks was chair of this face-to-face meeting. March 24, 2015 in Chicago, IL — http://www.aimglobal.org/events/event_details.asp?id=600533

Connected Things 2015
SecureRF exhibited at Connected Things 2015 on February 26, 2015 in Cambridge, MA. This IoT event was sponsored by the MIT Forum. More information can be found here.

2014 Past Events

CLSA Innovation Summit
Louis Parks spoke about security and the Internet of Things at the CLSA Innovation Summit on December 11, 2014 in New York, NY. — CLSA announcement

SINET Showcase
SecureRF was featured as a SINET 16 winner at the SINET Showcase on December 3 & 4, 2014 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The annual SINET 16 competition, held by the Security Innovation Network (SINET), recognizes the best-of-class security companies that are addressing industry and government's most pressing needs and requirements. Learn more in our press release.

Internet of Things Applications USA 2014 Conference
Our CEO, Louis Parks, joined other members of the RAIN RFID Alliance at the Internet of Things Applications USA 2014 Conference on November 19-20, 2014 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Louis talk was titled Securing the Internet of Things Challenges and Opportunities for Passive Solutions.

2014 Connecticut Innovation Summit
SecureRF was at the 2014 Innovation Summit on November 12, 2014 at Oakdale Theater in Wallingford, CT. We joined other members of the 2014 class of "Tech Companies to Watch" at the TCTW Expo. We were also honored by the Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative (CMEEC) for our ability to better secure the SmartGrid. This annual event is presented by the Connecticut Technology Council, the Angel Investor Forum, the Crossroads Venture Group, and CURE.

Presentation to Center for Communications Research (CCR)
Dr. Dorian Goldfeld, a co-founder of SecureRF and professor of mathematics at Columbia University, gave a talk to CCR, a division of The Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA), a not-for-profit corporation that operates three Federally Funded Research and Development Centers in the public interest. IDA's Center for Communications and Computing and its CCR division perform applied mathematical and computational research in cryptology and related disciplines in support of the National Security Agency's mission in cryptology.The talk, titled The Artin Feistel-Symmetric Cipher, presented the joint work of Dr. Dorian Goldfeld and Dr. Iris Anshel which introduces a new cipher. This cipher combines the well-known Feistel cipher with the concept of Braid Groups, a geometric braid that was introduced by E. Artin. November 7, 2014.

UConn School of Engineering Career Fair
SecureRF attended the UConn School of Engineering Career Fair on October 22, 2014 in Storrs, CT.

The International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) Fall Conference
SecureRF exhibited at The International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) Fall Conference in Orlando on October 22-24, 2014.

New York Information Security Meetup
"Internet of Things (IoT) & Cybersecurity: Is Your IoT Safe from Hackers?!" was the theme of the September 10, 2014 gathering of the New York Information Security Meetup. Louis Parks was a speaker.

AIM Summit
AIM, the international trade association representing automatic identification and mobility technology solution providers, held their annual AIM Summit on September 8-9, 2014 in Arlington, VA. SecureRF's CEO spoke about "Securing the Internet of Things" during the IoT portion of the event.

The 5th Annual Auto-ID & Sensing Solutions Expo
SecureRF exhibited at The 5th Annual Auto-ID & Sensing Solutions Expo on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, MA.

CHASE Workshop on Secure/Trustworthy Systems and Supply Chain Assurance
SecureRF was a sponsor of the CHASE Workshop on Secure/Trustworthy Systems and Supply Chain Assurance on April 9-10, 2014 at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Louis Parks was a part of a panel discussion called "Chip and System Traceability: How Far Can We Go?"

Spring 2014 Software & Supply Chain Assurance Forum
Louis Parks spoke at the Spring 2014 Software & Supply Chain Assurance Forum on March 19. The panel was called "Getting to Quality and Trust for Hardware and Software." The event ran from March 18-20, 2014 at MITRE Corporation in McLean, VA and was co-sponsored by Department of Homeland Security, Departments of Defense and Department of Commerce.

2014 International CES
SecureRF was at the 2014 International CES event on January 7 - 10, 2014. We gave wireless connectivity demos in the Texas Instruments Village. Check out the video of Louis Parks giving the demo of Veridify on TI's NFC Tag RF430CL330 (click on the settings gear and pick HD for the best viewing).

2013 Past Events

2013 Connecticut Innovation Summit
SecureRF was recognized and exhibited at the Connecticut Technology Council's 2013 Connecticut Innovation Summit on November 7, 2013. SecureRF was named a 2013 Tech Company to watch by the CTC.

SecureRF exhibited at the 4th Annual Auto-ID & Sensing EXPO -- NFC, RFID, Bar Code, GPS and more! This was sponsored by the MIT Enterprise Forum's NFC Cluster on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, MA.

2012 Past Events

SecureRF's CEO, Louis Parks, spoke at the Counterfeit Electronic Parts and Electronic Supply Chain Symposium West on December 5, 2012 in Anaheim, CA. His topic was "A Public Key Method for Item-Level Identification and Authentication of Electronic Parts."

SecureRF was recognized as a Company to Watch at the 2012 Connecticut Innovation Summit in New Haven, CT on November 1. This annual event is hosted by the Connecticut Technology Council and Crossroads Venture Group.

SecureRF exhibited at the Auto-ID & Sensing Solutions Expo, sponsored by the MIT Enterprise Forum's NFC Cluster on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 in Cambridge, MA.

2011 Past Events

Louis Parks (CEO) presented at the IEEE Innovation Forum, sponsored by the IEEE Long Island Section Computer Society on Monday December 5, 2011 at Hofstra University.

SecureRF was recognized as a 2011 Company to Watch at the 2011 Cantor Colburn / CCAT Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit - October 27, 2011 in New Haven, CT. Learn more.

Louis Parks (CEO) and Brian A. Marks (Special Counsel and Administrative Officer) were part of a panel presentation organized by the MIT Entrerprise Forum of CT and CTech titled "Selling a Venture" on 9/15/2011.

Louis Parks presented at the RFID Security Alliance monthly teleconference on Wednesday, 9/14/2011. The topic was "New Applications of RFID in Educational Settings."

SecureRF participated in the 2011 GS1 UHF Air Interface workgroup meetings in New York (March) and Graz, Austria (May).

SecureRF was at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011 in Orlando, FL. We participated in the DASH7 member meeting on April 11-12 and exhibited in the DASH7 booth on April 12-14. Louis Parks spoke at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011 with other members of the RFID Security Alliance in Orlando, FL. Their session, in the How to Deploy RFID track, is titled How to Keep RFID Data Secure. 

Joanne C. Kelleher of SecureRF was part of a program titled "Technology Innovation Funding for Small Businesses and Exporting" presented by the CT SBIR office and U.S. Department of Commerce on February 14, 2011 in Berlin, CT and March 25 in Bridgeport, CT.

SecureRF was part of a presentation and discussion titled "The Role of Small Technology Firms in Innovation and Job Growth: Future Prospects for Connecticut" given to the State of Connecticut Legislative Commerce Committee on February 3, 2011 in Hartford, CT.

SecureRF was at the DASH7 Alliance Annual Meeting on January 31 - February 2, 2011 in San Diego, CA.

2010 Past Events

Louis Parks led the RFID Security Alliance meeting discussion on DASH7 and Security on December 8, 2010.

Louis Parks was part of the DASH7 Security Webinar on November 17, 2010. This webinar provided a timely look at the challenges of securing wireless platforms as well as a review of the protocols and frameworks now under consideration for the DASH7 platform.

SecureRF attended the GE ecomagination Challenge awards ceremony on November 16, 2010. SecureRF is one of a dozen new partnerships GE has formed to enable the acceleration and commercialization of technologies to help build the next-generation power grid.

SecureRF was part of panel discussion about the DASH7 wireless data technology at the November 15th meeting of the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge RFID SIG (Auto-ID and Sensing Solutions).

Louis Parks talked about Grant Opportunities for Technology Innovation at the Westport Public Library on November 10th.

On November 9th, the New Jersey Technology Council presented Top Twelve Technology Trends and Presentations from the Winners of the Mid-Atlantic Innovation Competition.SecureRF was a runner up and exhibited.

SecureRF was recognized as a 2010 Company to Watch at the CTC's Innovation & Entrepreneurship Summit - September 2010 in New Haven, CT

SecureRF has been chosen as one of the 3 United States East Coast Finalists in the Best Security SME category of the Global Security Challenge Competition 2010. Louis Parks presented our innovation at the GSC East Coast Regional Final, in Washington, DC.

SecureRF attended the National Science Foundation Phase II SBIR Grantees Conference on May 17-20, 2010.

SecureRF exhibited in the poster fair at the National SBIR Conference in Hartford, CT on April 22, 2010.

Louis Parks was part of a panel presentation with other RFID Security Alliance Members at INTERPHEX 2010 on April 21 in NYC. He was also interviewed by Pharmtech.com.

2009 Past Events

SecureRF exhibited at the MIT Entreprenuer's Forum, RFID SIG, AutoID and Sensing Expo - October 2009 in Cambridge, MA.

SecureRF was a semi-finalist at the Global Security Challenge US Eastern regionals - September 18, 2009 in Washington, D.C.

SecureRF was recognized as a Company to Watch at the CTC's Innovation & Entrepreneurship Summit - September 2009 in New Haven, CT.

Deb Santy, director of Connecticut's SBIR program, and Louis Parks, SBIR winner and President/CEO of SecureRF, were interviewed by Jeff Sherman on Wesleyan's radio show for entrepreneurs, "The Business Buzz" on August 7, 2009 on WESU (88.1 FM). They discussed how SecureRF has commercially leveraged the SBIR program right from the start of their first Phase I grant.

Louis Parks, CEO, gave a presentation at the IEEE Long Island Systems, Applications, and Technology Conference in Farmingdale, NY on May 1, 2009 titled Strong Security Solutions for Low-resource Devices - the Algebraic Eraser.

Louis Parks, CEO, moderated a panel discussion about RFID security for the pharmaceutical industry with other members of the RFID Security Alliance at INTEPHEX 2009 in New York, NY on March 17, 2009.

2008 Past Events

CEO Louis Parks moderated a panel discussion at the National SBIR Conference in Hartford, CT on November 13, 2008.

SecureRF was honored as a Connecticut Technology Council's Innovation PipelineCompanies to Watch Award winner on September 16, 2008.

Joanne Kelleher was part of a panel discussion, along with other members of the RFID Security Alliance, called RFID Security Should Not Be An Afterthought at RFID World on September 9, 2008.

Louis Parks spoke about What Do We Really Mean By Security for RFID -- And How Much Is Enough? at INTERPHEX 2008. The INTERPHEX conference is for pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors.

2007 Past Events

SecureRF was selected to present at Red Herring East 2007 in Boston. Louis Parks discussed how we are bringing the world's first security solution for RFID to market.

SecureRF exhibited at RFID Journal LIVE! 2007 and debuted our LIME Tag - the first Gen 2 RFID tag with Onboard Security features and cold chain management functions.

CEO Louis Parks spoke about at The INTERPHEX conference about RFID in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain - Security challenges and opportunities at INTERPHEX 2007.

One of SecureRF's co-founders, Dr. Dorian Goldfeld (Columbia University), spoke at the American Mathematical Society's 2007 Spring Eastern Section Meeting in the Special Session on Mathematical Aspects of Cryptography.

Members of SecureRF attended RFID World 2007, the largest international conference and exhibition on RFID.

2006 Past Events

Dr. Michael Anshel (CCNY) and Louis Parks (SecureRF's CEO) gave a presentation called Combating Dangerous Doses: An RFID Response to Attacks on the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain at the 2nd Annual Conference on Computer and Human Error 2006.

Dr. Dorian Goldfeld (Columbia University) spoke about the Algebraic Eraser at the Second CAISS Conference in Scientific Computing called Various Faces of Cryptography.

At the Embedded Systems Conference Boston 2006, SecureRF was recognized for being a "Disruptive Technology that would change the industry.

Louis Parks, CEO of SecureRF, spoke at the RFID Applications 2006 conference. The topic was RFID in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain - Security challenges and opportunities.