Dr. Andre Karamanian, CCIE No. 10228, is currently a security consultant at Cisco. He has worked in the field of security for approximately 14 years. He is highly credentialed with many industry certifications, regularly speaks at conferences, publishes, and has multiple patents. His current research is a collaboration which examines the influence of culture on cyber behaviors, with Dr. Char Sample from CMU Cert. He most recently spoke at the International Conference on Cyberwar at Purdue. He is also developing a generalized framework for applying behavioral analysis of cyber behavior in a quantitative, operational model. His dissertation was a normative study addressing the problems in securing a location-based infrastructure. He and his wife Kathleen live in Durham NC, along with 2 cats, 2 dogs.