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Bhume Bhumiratana

May 14, 2019

Dr.Bhumiratana is a researcher, educator and practitioner in Cybersecurity. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis in 2009, with specialization in Application Security Design, Privacy Design and Implementation, and Modern Cryptography. His industry consulting experience includes having served as a Principle Consultant at a leading IT company in Thailand, where he created a new business unit focusing on security consulting solutions. He built and managed teams of cybersecurity researchers, consultants and implementers specialized in products in the areas of Advance Authentication Technology, Machine Learning and Big-Data for Cybersecurity. For the past three years, he has served as a technology advisor for the Security and Exchange Commissioner Office, Thailand (SEC), providing advice and consultation in many areas of technology such as Cybersecurity, Blockchain, FinTech, RegTech, and other uses of technology. His other roles include Thai FinTech Association advisor, and advisor for several leading businesses in Cybersecurity and Blockchain. He also currently serves as a Committee member of the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Commission, where he is responsible for advising the government on cybersecurity related laws, policies and strategies.