Biography: Dr. Mohammad Zulkernine is a Professor and Canada Research Chair in the School of Computing of Queen’s University, Canada, where he leads the Queen’s Reliable Software Technology (QRST) research group. Dr. Zulkernine received his PhD from University Waterloo, Canada. He joined Queen’s in 2003 and spent his sabbatical as a visiting professor at the University of Trento, Italy and as a researcher at Irdeto Canada. Dr. Zulkernine is a senior member of the IEEE and the ACM, and a licensed professional engineer in the province of Ontario, Canada. His current research focuses on building reliable and secure software systems and he has extensive publications in this area. He has led major research projects supported by a number of provincial and federal agencies and industry partners. He has been at leadership positions such as general chair, organizing chair and program chair of many major research conferences and workshops. More information about Dr. Zulkernine are available at