Thank you for attending our Tech Fair.  Winners and presentation slides will be posted below.

We're excited to announce that the 2018 Tech Fair will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 10am-2pm. This year's Tech Fair will be focused on cybersecurity. Come and learn how to keep your information and devices as secure as possible, and stay safe in an increasingly online world. Meet with vendors, our staff, and cybersecurity experts to get all your cybersecurity questions answered!

The Details

  • All students, faculty and staff are welcome!
  • Drop in! The fair will be on-going from 10 am - 2 pm at the GSU - Metcalf Hall and there is no advance registration
  • Snacks and drinks will be available
  • Visit with our Information Security staff
  • Hear from top cybersecurity experts
  • Register and tag your laptop with BUPD, be sure to bring it with you!
  • Drop in for presentations and demos
  • See details below or contact us for more information -


Short talks on cybersecurity topics will be held throughout the day. A tentative schedule is below and subject to change, check back soon!

Time Presenter Topic
10:30 AM Ari Trachtenberg - Hariri Institute Digital Fingerprints Everywhere
11:00 AM Eric Jacobsen - IS&T Information Security Protecting Your Data
11:30 AM Ellen Giblin - Privacy Hub GDPR Breach Notification
12:00 PM Lucas Scheminger - IT Help Center Multi Factor Authentication presentation 2018 Tech Fair
12:30 PM Tom Grundig - IS&T Information Security Every Day Security Tech Fair 2018
1:00 PM Code42 Code42 Has User's Backs Everytime
1:30 PM Apple Data Privacy and Security with Apple Products

Meet the vendors!

Apple, Code42, Lenovo, and others will be on hand and ready to chat!

Prizes and giveaways!

Attendees will be eligible to win prizes such as Lenovo table, iPad, Apple Watch, Fitbit, and more.*

Prize Winners

The 2018 IS&T Technology Fair selected four random prize winners from hundreds of people who registered for the Technology Fair held at the GSU on Wednesday, October 10th.

The following four individual are recipients of the 2018 IS&T Tech Fair Prize drawings:

    • Kim Gubelman -  Apple Watch
    • Ray Jacques - Apple iPad
    • Jeffrey Lopez Santizo - Lenovo Flex 11 Convertible tablet
    • Claudia Mirt - Fitbit Versa smartwatch

    Congratulations to the 2018 Tech Fair prize winners!


    Stop by our tables staffed by experts who can provide you with information and answer questions:

    • BUILDS
    • Ask the Experts
    • BUPD Laptop Registration
    • Compliance
    • Encryption & Secure Mail
    • File storage
    • Keeping You Device Secure
    • Multifactor authentication
    • Phishing
    • Securing your research data
    • Social Media
    • Student data privacy
    • Sustainability
    • Terrier eDevelopment


    *Individuals will be randomly selected after the Tech Fair from those who registered at the door with either a current BU ID or BU login name. You do not need to be present to win. Please note that IS&T employees are not eligible to win.