Vineet Kumar, a serial social entrepreneur with over 15+ years of experience in Cyber Security & Cyber Forensics is the Founder & President of Cyber Peace Foundation (CPF) an NGO working against Cyber wars and Cyber Weapons. He is also a Chèvening scholar and student of the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom (Ministry of Defence & Cranfield University, UK). Previous to this engagement he had been the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) & Head of the Cyber Defence Research Centre (CDRC) of Jharkhand Police, Government of Jharkhand. CDRC is India’s first State Government Agency on Cyber Defence. He is also the:
- Founder & Chairman, National Anti-Hacking Group, a not for profit social organization and India’s first social organization working on Cyber Crimes since 2003.
- Member of the Policy Working Group (Cyber Security Task Force) of NASSCOM-DSCI.
- Member of the Expert Group on Cyber Security, AICTE, Govt of India.
- Board Member, Advisor & coordinator (Cyber Security), Gujarat Technological University (GTU).
- Advisor to various Government agencies & universities
- Certified Corporate Director and board member (Independent Director) of various companies & orgs.
- Vineet enjoys sharing his thoughts on IT security and has addressed various network security forums at national and International level. Guest Faculty / Instructor @ National Police Academy(Ministry of Home Affairs, GOI), National Academy of Direct Taxes (Ministry of Finance, GOI), Railways Staff College (Ministry of Railways, GOI), Sardar Patel Institute of Public Administration (Government of Gujarat), College of Military Engineering, Jharkhand Judicial Academy(Government of Jharkhand), State Bank of India Learning Centre (SBLC), Indian Institute of Management Ranchi, Amity University Lucknow, Gujarat Technical University, Central University of Jharkhand, Banaras Hindu University (BHU) to name some of them.
- He has been invited as a Speaker at International Conferences like iSafe Dubai, Internet Governance Forum Paraguay, TEDx, Ground Zero, c0c0n, Secure Cities 2015 etc. Guest Lecturer / Speaker @ many Universities, Colleges, Educational Institutions, PSU’s, Defence & Government organizations.Vineet has also been part of Indian Government delegation to several countries