Madrid-Cercedilla, Spain

2024 UPM CyberSecurity Postgraduate Summer School

when 1 September 2024 - 8 September 2024
language English
duration 1 week
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 690

The main goal of the summer schools organized by the UPM Cybersecurity Chair is to deepen your knowledge on Cybersecurity through international speakers and group activities. The summer school will allow you to look into a variety of topics within the field of Security, identify new research trends, meet forerunners in this research field, and network with other international students, all in an unparalleled natural setting just 50 minutes from the center of Madrid. If you are a PhD student or a master's student interested in research, the summer school will enable you to deepen your understanding of these topics alongside top-tier international researchers.

The first edition of the PhD Summer School will focus on security in software and systems. During the week, you will attend lectures by prestigious researchers such as Lorenzo Cavallaro and Juan Caballero, participate in group activities and get to know the natural environment and the rich cultural offerings of Madrid and its surroundings.

The 2024 Summer School will take place from September 2nd to 9th, at the Lucas Olazabal Hall of Residence in Cercedilla, 50 minutes from Madrid. Deadline for Registration is 15th July 2024

Course leader

Jorge Blasco Alís

Target group

PhD students and MSc Students interested in latest trends in cybersecurity coming from top researchers in the field.

Course aim

Deepen the cybersecurity knowledge of students and present them with the newest trends in cybersecurity research and open-challenges, all in a natural environment that will encourage collaboration and networking

Fee info

EUR 690: The early registration fee for the summer school is 690€ and covers the following: Accommodation (nights from September 1st to Saturday, September 8th), meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), additional activities and visits (Segovia, Museums of Madrid and others to be announced), lectures, research, and academic activities.
The transfer from Madrid-Barajas Airport to the Summer School is not included. However, instructions will be provided for reaching Cercedilla station via public transportation, where a shuttle service to the residence will be available.
EUR 890: The late registration fee (after 15th July) for the summer school is 890€ and covers the following: Accommodation (nights from September 1st to Saturday, September 8th), meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), additional activities and visits (Segovia, Museums of Madrid and others to be announced), lectures, research, and academic activities.
The transfer from Madrid-Barajas Airport to the Summer School is not included. However, instructions will be provided for reaching Cercedilla station via public transportation, where a shuttle service to the residence will be available.