SecAppDev 2022 Faculty
Full professor, COSIC, KU Leuven
Prof. Bart Preneel is a full professor at the KU Leuven. He heads the imec-COSIC research group, which has 80 members. His main research interests are cryptography, information security and privacy. He received the RSA Award for Excellence in the Field of Mathematics (2014), the IFIP TC11 Kristian Beckman award (2015) and the ESORICS Outstanding Research Award (2017). He frequently consults for industry and governments about security and privacy technologies.
New developments in cryptography land
This lecture discusses developments in cryptography that will impact applications in the next years, such as authenticated encryption, post-quantum cryptography, multi-party computation and (somewhat) fully homomorphic encryption.
Crypto Tuesday June 14, 11:00 - 12:30
Privacy-friendly proximity and presence tracing
During the corona pandemic, privacy-friendly protocols for proximity and presence tracing have been widely deployed in a very short time. Even if these technologies were overhyped, they have delivered valuable contributions.
Privacy, safety & ethics Monday June 13, 16:00 - 17:30