Keynote talk

Bryan Ford
EPFL (Switzerland)

Biography:
Prof. Bryan Ford leads the Decentralized/Distributed Systems (DEDIS) research group at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL). Ford focuses broadly on building secure decentralized systems, touching on topics including private and anonymous communication, scalable decentralized systems, blockchain technology, Internet architecture, and operating systems.  Ford earned his B.S. at the University of Utah and his Ph.D. at MIT, then joined the faculty of Yale University where his work received the Jay Lepreau Best Paper Award and grants from NSF, DARPA, and ONR, including the NSF CAREER award.  His continuing work receives support from EPFL and the AXA Research Fund.  He has served as a member of the DARPA Information Science and Technology (ISAT) study group, and is an advisory board member of the Swiss FinTech Innovations
association.

Dates (New)

February 04, 2018

Abstract submission deadline

February 11, 2018

Paper submission deadline

March 26, 2018

Acceptance notification

April 04, 2018

Camera ready copy due

Proceedings

SpringerLNCS

The proceedings of the conference will be published in Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science

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