On 21st June 2017, Professor Keith Mayes, Director of the Information Security Group (ISG) at Royal Holloway University of London (RHUL) had the privilege of meeting the Governor of Maryland, Larry Hogan, when he came to the UK to promote collaboration, trade and investment, during a visit supported by the APPG on Cyber Security. The Governor was accompanied by senior officials from his Maryland office, as well as Professor Anupam Joshi, the Director of the Center for Cybersecurity at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC). There was a stimulating discussion around trade and innovation, which also included encouragement for RHUL and UMBC to increase academic collaboration for the benefit of the institutions, as well as shared local, national and international goals.
Professor Mayes, Director of the ISG and Head of the School of Maths and Information Security at RHUL said
"It was a great honour to meet the Governor of Maryland and his team, and to discuss opportunities for collaboration underpinned by shared values and goals. I am sure that the visit will have sparked some significant commercial opportunities, and Professor Joshi and I will certainly be exploring further academic collaboration during the coming year."
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Larry Hogan, Governor of Maryland:
Professor Keith Mayes, Head of School (Mathematics and ISG), Royal Holloway, University of London
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