Michal Sofka is a Sr. Technical Leader in Cisco's Security Business Group.
His research focuses on large scale machine learning for threat defense. He is interested in building robust data analytics applications in various domains.
Prior to Cisco, Michal was a research scientist and R&D manager at Siemens Corporation, Corporate Research (SCCT), Princeton, NJ.
Michal did his undergraduate work at the Czech Technical University.
He received the MS degree in Electrical Engineering from Union College
in 2001. He received the MS and PhD degrees in Computer Science from the Rensselaer
Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in 2006 and 2008, respectively.