Overview of the Speakers

Andrew Clark Andrew Clark

Primary Key Associates Ltd.

Andrew Clark is a Director of Primary Key Associates Limited. He spent over four years as Head of Forensics at Detica, prior to that he spent nearly five years as a Director of Inforenz. He has worked in security related industries since 1984.
Andrew Clark is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, a Chartered IT Professional and a Fellow of the BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT and a Fellow and Past President of the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR). He is a Director and Trustee of the Codes and Ciphers Heritage Trust, a charity that is developing the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park.

Assistant Professor Heather Richter Lipford Assistant Professor Heather Richter Lipford

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Department of Software and Information Systems
Co-Director of the HCI Lab

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Heather Richter Lipford is an Assistant Professor at UNCC. She completed her Ph.D. in May 2005 from the College of Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research interests include Human-Computer Interaction, usable privacy and security, visual analytics and ubiquitous computing. She is co-directing the HCI Lab and is a member of the UNCC Cyber Defense and Network Assurability Center, the Charlotte Visualization Center and the UNCC Cognitive Science Academy.

Professor M. Angela Sasse Professor M. Angela Sasse

University College London
Department of Computer Science
Human Centred Systems Group
Head of Information Security Group

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Angela Sasse read psychology in Germany and holds an M.Sc. in Occupational Psychology from Sheffield University, and a PhD in Computer Science (on Users' Models) from the University of Birmingham. She worked as a Human Factors Specialist for Philips Corporate Industrial Design in 1990, and started as Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at UCL in November 1990.

Doctor Gerhard Schabhüser Doctor Gerhard Schabhüser

Federal Office for Information Security (BSI)
Head of Department 2 (Cryptography and Eavesdrop Security)

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Gerhard Schabhüser is Head of the Department Cryptography and Counter Eavesdropping at BSI, the German Federal Office for Information Security. He holds an PhD im Mathematics. In 1991 he joined the BSI. During his career he worked in the Area of "Evaluation of Cryptographic Algorithms", "Design of Cryptographic Algorithms" and "Biometrics". Now he is responsible for making available information assurance products for the Federal Government, especially cryptographic systems to protect classified information.

Assistant Professor Thorsten Strufe Assistant Professor Thorsten Strufe

Technische Universität Darmstadt
Department of Computer Science
Head of the Peer-to-Peer Networks Group

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Thorsten Strufe is professor of Peer-to-Peer Networks at Technische Universität Darmstadt. His research interests lie in the areas of decentralized distributed systems (P2P, opportunistic networks) and security, with an emphasis on network analysis and the construction of resilient systems. Recently, he has focused on studying privacy and security in online social networks and possibilities to provide social networking services through P2P technologies.

Andreas Türk Andreas Türk

Product Manager ("User Facing Privacy")

Andreas Türk is Product Manager at Google since 2006 and is responsible for Google's user facing privacy products. Prior his current role he was leading Street View Germany and Google Maps for Germany, Google's automotive effort and YouTube mobile.