Disclaimer

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

24.10.2017

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

25. January 2017

CISPA Director Michael Backes receives “CNIL-Inria Award for Privacy Protection 2016”

Prof. Michael Backes and his co-authors were awarded the CNIL-Inria Award for Privacy Protection for his paper “ADSNARK: nearly practical and privacy-preserving proofs on authenticated data” (Co-authors: Manuel Barbosa, Dario Fiore, and Raphael M. Reischuk). The award ceremony took place in Brussels as part of the CPDP Conference on January 25, 2017. Michael. Backes gave a short presentation of the paper during the ceremony.

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