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8-year-old Indian-origin CEO to give lecture at Cyber Security Summit

India TV News Desk 13 Nov 2014, 11:46:42 AM IST
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New Delhi: An eight year old child prodigy, Reuben Paul will tomorrow address a cyber security conference starting from today. This US-based Indian origin whizkid will highlight and show the need for developing the youth with cyber security skills, according to the organisers of Ground Zero Summit to be held in New Delhi.

The organisers said, "8 year old Reuben Paul gives keynote at Houston Security Conference."

Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh is also listed as a keynote speaker at the Cyber Security Summit.

Paul Reuben started learning about computer languages around one- and-a-half years back. Now he designs his own projects.

Paul, a child prodigy has been trained by his father in Object C programming language. He is currently learning Swift programming for Apple's iOS platform.

His father, Mano Paul was born and brought up in Odisha when his parents shifted permanently to the US in 2000.
Reuben started his pet project- Prudent Games, his own gaming firm and is now its CEO. His father is his partner in the company.

"This will be Reuben's fourth conference where he will be giving lecture on cyber security. He will talk about the need to create awareness about cyber security among young kids as well as demo white page hacking," Mano Paul said.

The other keynote speakers listed for the summit include Home Ministry Joint Secretary Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi, Special Commissioner Police (Traffic) with Delhi Police Muktesh Chander and National Technical Research Organization Director of Cyber Security Operations Alok Vijayant.