Itay is a data scientist and a research team leader at the IBM Cyber Center of Excellence (CCoE) in Beer Sheva, Israel. IBM’s CCoE is a relatively small but influential team of security researchers with strong academic and industrial background, dedicated to solving hard security problems that are at the forefront of the industry. His research focus is behavioral biometrics, the unique way of the user to interact with the digital system. It can be through desktops, laptops, mobile devices and even IOTs.
Itay Holds M.Sc. in Information System Engineering and B.Sc. in Software Engineering, both from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.