Dr. Tero Kokkonen works as a senior lecturer and R&D manager at the Institute of Information Technology at JAMK University of Applied Sciences. Before his Academic career, Tero has served as a program manager and technical specialist with C4ISR Systems in Finnish Air Force. He is a graduate of Jyväskylä University (Ph.D. Mathematical Information Technology). Tero has significantly conducted research and development in cyber security and artificial intelligence including several international publications.