Makan Pourzandi is a researcher at Ericsson, Canada. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from University of Lyon, France and his M.Sc. Degree in Computer Science from Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, France. He has more than 15 years of experience in security for Telecom systems, distributed security and software security. He is the inventor of over 28 US/International patents granted or pending. He has published more than 50 research papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals and conferences.