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Involvement/Leadership in Local, National and International Professional Societies & Conferences

2016- Present    NIST National Initiative on Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Working Group

2014- Present    Member, Technical Committee (Editorial Board), Elsevier Computer


2010- Present    Secretary, IEEE Joint Communications and Aerospace Chapter at Rochester    

2015- Present    Member, Monroe County Cybersecurity Working Group.

2015                   Lead Organizer, Critical Infrastructure Protection Education summer workshop

                           for educators (funded by NSF)

2015                   Co-Organizer, Interdisciplinary Computing Education workshop for educators

                           (funded by NSF)

2015                   Co-Organizer, Gamified Digital Forensics Education summer workshop for

                           educators (funded by NSF)

2012- 2014         Membership co-chair and board member, ACM N2 (Networking Networking)

                           Women group

2012                   N2Women Chair, ACM SenSys Conference.

2009                   Track chair, Indo-US Conference on Cyber-Security, Cyber Crime and Cyber

                           Forensics - Wireless Network and Sensor Security track

2006-2009          Chair, IEEE Communications Chapter at Buffalo   

2006 -2008         Member, IEEE Board of Directors, Buffalo Chapter

2007                   Publicity chair, IEEE Upstate NY Communications and Networking Workshop


Panel/Reviewer Activities

2014-2016          Panelist/reviewer for NSF SaTC, S-STEM and IUSE programs

2009                   Department of Commerce Broadband Technologies Opportunities Program


2014- Present    Elsevier Computer Communications editorial board (Technical Committee of expert reviewers)


Since 2007        Reviewer for - IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Springer Wireless Personal Communications, Springer Journal of Supercomputing, Wiley International Journal on Communication Systems, Atlantis International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, IGI Global Network Security, Administration and Management: Advancing Technologies and Practices, IET Electronic Letters

Technical Program Committees

2017                   ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE)

2013- 2017         IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) - Ad-hoc and Sensor

                           Networking Symposium

2016- 2017         International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems (SMARTGREENS)

2012- 2016         IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) - Ad Hoc and Sensor

                           Networking Symposium

2014- 2016         IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE)

2015- 2016         Conference for Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) – sponsored by NSF

2016                   4th IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE)

2013- 2015         ACM International Conference on Body Area Networks (BODYNETS)

2015                   16th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN)

2014                   2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Information Technology


2013- 2014         IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo(ICCVE)

2013                   IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)

2011-2013          Annual Symposium on Information Assurance (ASIA)

2012                   IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN)

2011-2012          Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE)

2012                   International Workshop on Integrated Enabling Technologies (IET)

2012                   IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM)

                           – N2 Women Workshop

2010                   IEEE International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MOBICOM)

                           – N2 Women Workshop

2010                   International Conference on Wireless Communication and Sensor Computing


2010                   Secure Knowledge Management (SKM)

2009                   Intelligent Systems and Knowledge Engineering (ISKE)

2009                   Indo-US Conference on Cyber-Security, Cyber Crime and Cyber Forensics                  

2008                   IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM) – MOVE


2008                   IEEE 6th ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and

                           Applications (AICCSA)