CISPA is currently in the founding process to join the German Helmholtz Association as a new member. It is consequently undergoing significant organizational changes, which are not yet reflected on this webpage.

For further information on the above mentioned founding process, please refer to the official press release by the State Chancellery of Saarland.

Recent News on the Transformation Process


The location of the first construction phase has been agreed upon. For further information, please refer to the official press release .

24. September 2015

25th Anniversary of Max Planck Institute for Informatics

We congratulate and celebrate the 25th anniversary of our CISPA partner, the Max Planck Institute for Informatics.
To celebrate this anniversary the MPI-INF will hold a scientific symposium on September 24 and 25.
The program features thirteen world-leading scientists, including several Turing Award winners,
Leibniz Prize winners, Humboldt Prize winners, ERC Grant winners, and chief scientists of high-tech companies.

Program of the scientific symposium