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Save-the-Date: SecHuman Annual Symposium on April 25, 2022

SecHuman's PhD students will provide insights into the current research of the college.

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The Annual Symposium 2022 with the second successful SecHuman cohort will take place in April as an online event.

We would be very happy to welcome you on this special day!

Date: Monday, April 25, 2022
Time: 11:15 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Location: Online via Zoom

The event is aimed at anyone interested in issues related to "People and IT Security". The symposium is part of the inter- and transdisciplinary research college SecHuman and provides an insight into the current research of the college. The event will be held in German.

This year's symposium will again feature top-class presentations, including one by Dr. Boris Hemkemeier, Director Cyber Risk and Information Security at Commerzbank, on the topic "The enemy in my browser - about phishers, mental models and security engineering".

--- PROGRAM ---

11:15 - 11:30 AM, Welcome: Spokesperson of the Kolleg Prof. Dr. M. Angela Sasse

11:30 - 11:45 Greeting: Rector of the RUB Prof. Dr. Martin Paul

11:45 - 12:30 KEYNOTE I
"The enemy in my browser - about phishers, mental models and security engineering".
Dr. Boris Hemkemeier, Director Cyber Risk and Information Security at Commerzbank

12:30 - 13:00 KEYNOTE II
"IT security and privacy in the smarthome: how can we support consumers?"
Dr. Zinaida Benenson, head of the research group "Human Factors in Security and Privacy" at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:10 Research Projects SecHuman II, SecHuman Collegiate Students:

  • Jonas Hielscher and Uta Menges: "IT Security Solutions & Risk Management in Organizations".
  • René Walendy and Markus Weber: "Cognitive aspects of hacking".
  • Lukas Plätz and Jan Schmutzler: "Protection against re-identification when linking data".
  • Leona Lassak and Hanna Püschel: "Private autonomous decision making as a security risk".
  • Wentao Yu and Nora Giljohann: "Author Profiling of Hatespeech Authors".

15:10 - 15:20 Farewell: Speaker of the College Prof. Dr. M. Angela Sasse

Interest already aroused?

If you would like to register for the event now, please follow this link.

We are looking forward to your participation!

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