5th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

June 22nd-25th, 2015 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Prof. Benny Pinkas

Prof. Benny Pinkas for website

Professor in the Department of Computer Science, Bar- Ilan University

Benny Pinkas is an associate professor at Bar Ilan University. He has previously worked in the research labs of Intertrust Technologies, Hewlett-Packard, and Google. His main research areas are cryptography, computer security and privacy, with a focus on secure computation. He has published over 60 highly cited academic publications, and about 20 patents and patent applications. He received a starting grant from the ERC, as well as grants from the Israel Science Foundation, the Israel-US Binational research foundation, and the Israel Ministry of Science and Technology, and was a PI in two European research consortiums