Vladlena Benson

Vladlena Benson

Director at Cybersecurity & Innovation Cluster; Board Member ISACA;
Founder Member Neustar Int. Security Council


Professor Vladlina Benson is a Cyber Security thought leader, internationally recognised cyber specialist and Director of the Cyber Security and Criminology Research Centre at UWL. She holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Dallas. She is an active researcher into cyber security, digital behaviour and works with industry. Professor Benson has authored a number of books, serves on the Board of ISACA as Academic and Research Director. Results of her work have been published in the top Information Systems journals, including Information Technology and People, Computers in Human Behaviour, Technological Forecasting and Social Change. As such she is uniquely positioned to share her perspectives on the challenge of addressing enterprise information security, information privacy and compliance.