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Sam Lauzon
Automotive Cybersecurity Software Developer at UMTRI


Sam Lauzon is a Lead Research Engineer at the University of Michigan's Transportation Research Institute and has extensive experience with vehicle cybersecurity, automotive software, system design, embedded electronics, and expertise in applied cybersecurity – as well as his leadership of the multi-million dollar Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sponsored Uptane (https://uptane.org) project gives him a unique combination of hands-on expertise and an ability to rally the industry while creating a consensus about the implementation and use of new tools to further cybersecurity practice in the industry. He previously held a leading role in the development of automotive infotainment systems, specializing in vehicle interfaces, over-the-air update implementations and low level system support at his last position with Harman International. He has been quoted by numerous publications, including the Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor, Government Technology, Phys.org, and TheStreet

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Agenda Sessions

  • TU-Automotive Awards & Kick Off Party

  • V2V & V2I – The Misbehaviour of Detection