Summit Speaker Donald Privitera
Design and Development of Smart TV Protector
Thursday, June 7, 2018 1:50 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.
South Hall - Ballroom 1
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw State University and Comprensium, Inc
Don Privitera became interested in Electronics at the age of 8 under the tutelage of his father who was an Electrical Engineer. At the age of 12, Don bought his first PC and learned programming. Don started working as a technician in the electronic security industry in 1986 while pursuing a BS degree in Computer Science. In 1990, Don earned a BS degree from what is now KSU. Don then pursued a career in Software Engineering and later IT senior management. In 2005, Don started a security systems company and quickly identified cybersecurity as a major need in the security market space and worked to become an expert. Don has also taught classes in Microprocessors, Digital Fundamentals, IT, and Security Systems. In 2017, Don obtained a Graduate Certificate in IT security. In 2018, Don graduated from Kennesaw State University with a Masters in IT with a focus in cybersecurity.