Chris is the CTO and Cofounder of Qeexo as well as an Assistant Professor of Human-Computer Interaction at Carnegie Mellon University. There he directs the Future Interfaces Group, which broadly investigates novel sensing technologies and interaction techniques that foster powerful and natural interactions between humans and computers. These efforts often lie in emerging use modalities, such as mobile computing, touch interfaces and gestural interaction.
Harrison was named as one of the top 30 scientists under 30 by Forbes, a top 35 innovator under 35 by MIT Technology Review, and one of six innovators to watch in 2013 by Smithsonian. He has been awarded fellowships by Google, Microsoft Research and Qualcomm.
David Raymond currently serves as Director of the Virginia Cyber Range and Deputy Director of Virginia Tech’s IT Security Lab. His previous position was on the faculty at the United States Military Academy at West Point where he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Director of Education Research in the Army Cyber Institute, an Army-level research and outreach center. At West Point, David taught undergraduate courses in computer networking, artificial intelligence, and cybersecurity and coached the West Point cyber competition team.
David holds a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from Virginia Tech, a Masters Degree in Computer Science from Duke University, and a Bachelors Degree in CS from the United States Military Academy. He has published over 20 journal and conference papers in the areas of cyber operations, information assurance, secure wireless protocols, and online privacy, and he has spoken at numerous industry and academic conferences to include Black Hat USA, RSA, Shmoocon, and the NATO Conference on Cyber Conflict. Certifications include CISSP, CEH, and SANS/GIAC certifications in penetration testing, incident handling, intrusion analysis, malware reverse engineering, and Unix/Linux security administration. Military awards include the Silver Star, the Bronze Star Medal, the Legion of Merit, four Meritorious Service medals, and Airborne and Air Assault badges, among others.