ZISC supports summer schools on blockchains and real-world crypto

The ZISC center supports two interesting summers schools this year.

The Summer School on Real-World Crypto and Privacy is organized in Sibenik, Croatia in June 5-9. The summer school is jointly organized by the Digital Security (DiS) group, Radboud University (The Netherlands), COSIC group, KU Leuven (Belgium), the ZISC center, and Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb (Croatia).

The list of speakers include:
– David Basin, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
– Igor Bilogrevic, Google
– Andrey Bogdanov, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
– Srdjan Capkun, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
– Alessandro Chiesa, UC Berkeley, USA
– Craig Costello, Microsoft Research, USA
– Joan Daemen, Radboud University and STMicroelectronics
– Claudia Diaz, KU Leuven, Belgium
– Daniel Genkin, U. of Pennsylvania and U. of Maryland, USA
– J. Alex Halderman, University of Michigan, USA
– Jean-Pierre Hubaux, EPFL, Switzerland
– Ari Juels, Cornell University, USA
– Ponnurangam Kumaraguru, IIIT, India
– Ivan Martinovic, University of Oxford, UK
– Sarah Meiklejohn, University College London, UK
– Bart Mennink, Radboud University, The Netherlands
– Sean Moss-Pultz, Bitmark Inc., Taiwan
– Kenny Paterson, RHUL, UK
– Bart Preneel, KU Leuven, Belgium
– Raluca Ada Popa, UC Berkeley, USA
– Francesco Regazzoni, University of Lugano, Switzerland
– Vitaly Shmatikov, Cornell Tech, USA
– Tom Shrimpton, University of Florida, USA
– Benjamin Smith, INRIA and École Polytechnique, France
– Carmela Troncoso, IMDEA Software Institute, Spain
– Ingrid Verbauwhede, KU Leuven, Belgium
– Marc Witteman, Riscure, The Netherlands
– Yuval Yarom, University of Adelaide and Data61, Australia


The Swiss Blockchain Summer School is organized in Lausanne, Switzerland in June 21-24. The event is jointly organised by EPFL and ETH Zurich.

The list of speakers:
– Ittai Abraham, VMware Research
– Joseph Bonneau, Stanford University
– Christian Cachin, IBM Research
– Dahlia Malkhi, VMware Research
– Ari Juels, Cornell Tech
– Andrew Miller, UIUC
– Aggelos Kiayias, University of Edinburgh
– Sarah Meiklejohn, UCL
– Emin Gün Sirer, Cornell Tech
– Marko Vukolic, IBM Research


Both events have a very interesting list of speakers and topic. ZISC wishes a great time for all the participants!