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SABRINA DE CAPITANI DI VIMERCATI
Full Professor
Computer Science Department
Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy

1 Education and employment history

She received the Laurea and PhD degrees both in Computer Science from the UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano, Italy, in 1996 and 2001, respectively. She has subsequently acquired the following positions:

  • Full professor, Computer Science Department (originally Information Technology Department), UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano, Italy. [March 2007-present].
  • Associate professor, Information Technology Department, UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano, Italy. [January 2003-February 2007].
  • Assistant professor, University of Brescia, Italy. [November 1999-December 2002].

She has spent several visits at SRI International and George Mason University. In particular:

  • International Fellow, SRI International, CA, USA. [March 1998-September 1998, May 1999, July 1999-September 1999].
  • Visiting researcher, Center for Secure Information Systems, George Mason University, VA (USA) [summers 2002-2016]

2 Awards

  • DBSec 2014 Best Paper Award for the paper “Optimizing Integrity Checks for Join Queries in the Cloud,” by S. De Capitani di Vimercati, S. Foresti, S. Jajodia, S. Paraboschi, P. Samarati.
  • IFIP Silver Core Award [2013].
  • DBSec 2013 Best Paper Runner-up Award for the paper “Extending Loose Associations to Multiple Fragments,” by S. De Capitani di Vimercati, S. Foresti, S. Jajodia, G. Livraga, S. Paraboschi, P. Samarati.
  • ACM PODS’99 Best Newcomer Paper Award for the paper “Minimal Data Upgrading to Prevent Inference and Association Attacks,” by S. Dawson, S. De Capitani di Vimercati, P. Lincoln, P. Samarati.

3 Research Interests and Projects

Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati’s research interests are in the area of security and privacy, database, and information systems. In particular, she has investigated different security and privacy issues among which: protection of network infrastructure, P2P reputation, models and languages for privacy protection, access control policies composition, protection of information from inference attacks, protection of information in open environments, information flow control in object-oriented systems, protection of outsourced data, security and privacy in the cloud. Her work is reported in more than 190 refereed technical papers in international journal, conferences, workshops, and book chapters.

Principal investigator of the following project:

  • Privacy-aware environmental data publishing, funded by UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano under the program “UNIMI per il Futuro 5 per Mille” [March 2010 - February 2012].

She has participated/participates in several projects funded by the EU and by the Italian Research Ministry such as the following.

  • “Enforceable Security in the Cloud to Uphold Data Ownership” (ESCUDO-CLOUD) project, funded by the European Unions Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme [January 2015-December 2017].
  • “Data-Centric Genomic Computing” project, a project funded by the Italian Ministry of Research (MIUR) [February 2013-January 2016].
  • “Privacy and Protection of Personal Data” project, a project funded by the Italian Ministry of Research (MIUR) [March 2010-September 2012].
  • PrimeLife (Privacy and Identity Management in Europe for Life) project, a large-scale Integrating Project funded by the European Union under the VII Framework Program targeted to the development of privacy-aware solutions [March 2008-June 2011].
  • “Cryptographic Databases” project, a project funded by the Italian Ministry of Research (MIUR) [February 2007-February 2009].
  • PRIME (Privacy and Identity Management for Europe) project, an Integrating Project funded by the European Union under the VI Framework Program targeted to the development of privacy-aware solutions for enforcing security [March 2004-February 2008].
  • RAPID (Roadmap for Advanced Research in Privacy and Identity Management), a Roadmap funded by the European Union under the V Framework Program targeted to the identification of R&D challenges in privacy technology and identity management [July 2002-June 2003].
  • FASTER (Flexible Access to Statistics, Tables, and Electronic Resources), a project funded by the European Union under the V Framework Program targeted to the secure publication of data on the Web [January 2000-March 2002].

4 Educational Activities

During her career, she has been teaching courses in: information systems, databases, compilers, security and privacy, and algorithms and data structures at undergraduate level at the UniversitaÓ degli Studi di Milano and other universities in Italy.

She has been invited to lecture in an international summer school, where she taught a course on access control and database security:

  • “On Access Control and Database Security,” course within the Summer School on Information Security, May 15-23, 2003, Florida (USA).

5 Professional Activities

5.1 Participation in editorial boards of international journals

  • Associate Editor, IET Information Security journal [June 2015-present]
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Computer Security [January 2014-present]
  • Associate Editor, ACM Transactions on Database Systems [January 2012-present]
  • Editorial Board Member, IET Information Security journal [January 2010-May 2015]
  • Editorial Board Member, ICST Transactions on Security and Safety [March 2009-present]
  • Editorial Board Member, Computers & Security Journal, Elsevier [October 2008-July 2010]

5.2 Conference and Workshop Organization

Chairing Roles in Steering Committees:

  • IFIP WG 11.3 Working Group on Data and Application Security and Privacy. [August 2013-present]

Member of Steering Committees:

  • European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS). [2007-present]
  • ACM Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society. [2004-present]

General Chair:

  • 3rd IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS 2015), Florence, Italy, September 28-30, 2015 (co-chair with David Du).
  • 5th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2011), Milan, Italy, September 6-8, 2011.
  • 23rd International Information Security Conference (SEC 2008), Milan, Italy, September 8-10, 2008 (co-chair with Giulio Occhini).

Program Track Chair:

  • 10th International Conference on Mobile Web Information Systems (MobiWIS 2013), Cyprus, August 26-28, 2013 [Mobile Web security, Trust, and Privacy track].
  • 15th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2012), Paphos, Cyprus, December 5-7, 2012 [Security, Privacy, and Trust track].

Program Chair:

  • 32nd International Conference on ICT Systems Security and Privacy Protection (SEC 2017), Rome, Italy, May 29-31, 2017 (co-chair with Fabio Martinelli).
  • 15th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2016), Vienna, Austria, October 24, 2016.
  • 9th European PKI Workshop: Research and Applications (EuroPKI 2012), Pisa, Italy, September 13-14, 2012 (co-chair with Chris Mitchell).
  • 4th International Workshop on Autonomous and Spontaneous Security (SETOP 2011), Leuven, Belgium, September 15-16, 2011 (co-chair with Joaquin Garcia-Alfaro).
  • 5th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM 2009), Saint Malo, France, September 2009 (co-chair with Ralf KŘsters).
  • 14th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, Alexandria, VA, USA, October 29-November 2, 2007 (co-chair with Paul Syverson).
  • 13th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, Alexandria, VA, USA, October 30-November 3, 2006 (co-chair with Rebecca Wright).
  • 10th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security, Milan, Italy, September 12-14, 2005 (co-chair with Paul Syverson).
  • 4th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society Alexandria, VA, USA, November 7, 2005 (co-chair with Roger Dingledine).
  • 3rd Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society Washington, DC, USA, October 28, 2004 (co-chair with Paul Syverson).
  • 17th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Application Security, Estes Park, Colorado, USA, August 4-6, 2003 (co-chair with Indrakshi Ray).

Workshop Chair:

  • 6th International Conference on Future Information Technology (FutureTech 2011), Crete, Greece, June 28-30, 2011.

Publicity Chair:

  • Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society, Washington, DC, USA, October 30 2003.
  • 8th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security, Gj°vik, Norvegia, October 13-15, 2003.
  • Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society, Washington, DC, USA, November 21, 2002.

Program Committee Member:

  • 7th International Conference on e-Democracy (eDemocracy 2017), Athens, Greece, December 14-15, 2017.
  • 8th International Workshop on Trust, Security and Privacy for Big Data (TrustData 2017), Guangzhou, China, December 12-15, 2017.
  • 13th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience (ISPEC 2017), Melbourne, Australia, November 29 - December 1, 2017.
  • 5th IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS 2017), Las Vegas, NV, USA, October 9-11, 2017.
  • 22nd European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2017), Oslo, Norway, September 11-13, 2017.
  • 12th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2017), Hiroshima, Japan, August 30-September 1, 2017.
  • 14th International Conference on Trust, Privacy & Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2017), Lyon, France, August 28-31, 2017.
  • 16th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2017), Sydney, Australia, August 1-4, 2017.
  • 14th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2017), Madrid, Spain, July 26-28, 2017.
  • 2nd Annual IEEE International Workshop on Cyber Resilience Economics (CRE 2017), Prague, Czech Republic, July 25-29, 2017.
  • 2017 IEEE International Conference on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2017), Gdynia, Poland, July 3-5, 2017.
  • 8th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2017), Madeira, Portugal, May 16-19, 2017.
  • 7th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2017), Porto, Portugal, April 22-24, 2017.
  • 22nd International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA 2017), Suzhou, China, March 27-30, 2017.
  • 8th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security (CSS 2016), Granada, Spain, December 14-16, 2016.
  • 1st International Workshop on Trust, Security and Privacy for Big Data (BigTrust 2016), Granada, Spain, December 14-16.
  • 9th International Conference on Security, Privacy and Anonymity in Computation, Communication and Storage (SpaCCS 2016), Zhangjiajie, China, November 18-20, 2016.
  • 7th International Workshop on Trust, Security and Privacy for Big Data (TrustData 2016), Zhangjiajie, China, November 16-18, 2016.
  • 8th Workshop on Testing and Evaluation for Active & Resilient Cyber Systems (SafeConfig 2016), Vienna, Austria, October 24, 2016.
  • 2nd Workshop on Security and Privacy in the Cloud (SPC 2016), Philadelphia, PA, USA, October 19, 2016.
  • 4th IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS 2016), Philadelphia, PA, USA, October 17-19, 2016.
  • 11th International Workshop on Data Privacy Management (DPM 2016), Heraklion, Crete, Greece, September 29-30, 2016.
  • 4th International Symposium on Security in Computing and Communications (SSCC 2016), Jaipur, India, September 21-24, 2016.
  • 11th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2016), Tokyo, Japan, Septemver 12-14, 2016.
  • 13th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2016), Porto, Portugal, September 5-8, 2016.
  • 19th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2016), Paris, France, August 24-26, 2016.
  • 2016 International Symposium on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2016), Sinaia, Romania, August 2-5, 2016.
  • 13th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2016), Lisbon, Portugal, July 26-28, 2016.
  • 13th IEEE International Conference on Advanced and Trusted Computing (ATC 2016), Toulouse, France, July 18-21, 2016.
  • 6th International Workshop on Information Systems Security Engineering (WISSE 2016) Ljubljana, Slovenia, June 13, 2016.
  • 31th IFIP TC-11 SEC 2016 International Information Security and Privacy Conference (SEC 2016), Ghent, Belgium, May 30-June 1, 2016.
  • 7th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2016), Madrid, Spain, May 23-26, 2016.
  • 6th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2016), Rome, Italy, April 23-25, 2016.
  • 4th International Workshop on Security and Forensics in Cyber Space (SFCS 2016), Singapore, January 4-7, 2016.
  • 6th International Conference on e-Democracy (eDemocracy 2015), Athens, Greece, December 10-11, 2015.
  • 7th International Conference on Management of computational and collective IntElligence in Digital EcoSystems (MEDES 2015), Caraguatatuba/Sao Paulo, Brazil, October 25-29, 2015.
  • 1st Workshop on Security and Privacy in the Cloud (SPC 2015), Florence, Italy, September 30, 2015.
  • 20th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2015), Vienna, Austria, September 21-25, 2015.
  • 11th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM 2015), Vienna, Austria, September 21-22, 2015.
  • 2015 International Symposium on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2015), Madrid, Spain, September 2-4, 2015.
  • 12th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2015), Valencia, Spain, September 1-2, 2015.
  • 10th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2015), Nara City, Japan, August 26-28, 2015.
  • Workshop on Security and Privacy in Cloud-based Applications (AU2EU 2015), Toulouse, France, August 24-28, 2015.
  • 7th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security (CSS 2015), New York, USA, August 24-26, 2015.
  • 12th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2015), Colmar, France, July 20-22, 2015.
  • 10th International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS 2015), Lesvos Island, Greece, July 20-22, 2015.
  • 29th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DBSec 2015), Fairfax, VA, USA, July 13-15, 2015.
  • 3rd Workshop on Security and Forensics in Communication Systems (SFCS 2015), Larnaca, Cyprus, July 6-9, 2015.
  • 5th International Workshop on Information Systems Security Engineering (WISSE 2015), Stockholm, Sweden, June 8, 2015.
  • 30th IFIP TC-11 SEC 2015 International Information Security and Privacy Conference (SEC 2015), Hamburg, Germany, May 26-28, 2015.
  • 9th Workshop on Web 2.0 Security & Privacy (W2SP 2015), San Jose, CA, USA, May 21, 2015.
  • 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2015), Lisbon, Portugal, May 19-21, 2015.
  • 3rd International Workshop on Security in Cloud Computing (AsiaCCS-SCC 2015), Singapore, April 14, 2015.
  • 13th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2014), Scottsdale, Arizona, USA,November 3, 2014.
  • 13th International Conference on Cryptology and Network Security (CANS 2014), Crete, Greece, October 22-24, 2014.
  • 2nd IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS 2014), San Francisco, CA, USA October 29-31, 2014.
  • 15th Joint IFIP TC6 and TC11 Conference on Communications and Multimedia Security (CMS 2014), Aveiro, Portugal, September 25-26, 2014.
  • 5th International Conference on Emerging Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks (EUSPN 2014), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, September 22-25, 2014.
  • 2st International Workshop on Security and Privacy in e-Societies (SeceS 2014), Buraidah Al Qassim, Saudi Arabia, September 15-17, 2014.
  • 19th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2014), Wroclaw, Poland, September 7-11, 2014.
  • 10th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM 2014), Wroclaw, Poland, September 10-11, 2014.
  • 11th International Conference on Trust, Privacy & Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2014), Munich, Germany, September 1-5, 2014.
  • 9th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2014), Vienna, Austria, August 28-30, 2014
  • 9th International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS 2014), Trento, Italy, August 27-29, 2014.
  • 9th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2014), Hirosaki, Japan, August 27-29, 2014.
  • 1st Workshop on Social Network Security (SocialSec 2014), San Francisco, CA, USA, August 13-15, 2014.
  • 28th IFIP WG 11.3 Conference on Data and Application Security and Privacy (DBSec 2014), Vienna, Austria, July 14-16, 2014.
  • 2014 IEEE International Symposium on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2014), Alberobello, Italy, June 23-25, 2014.
  • 4th International Workshop on Information Systems Security Engineering (WISSE 2014), Thessaloniki, Greece, June 16-20, 2014.
  • 2nd International Workshop on Security and Forensics in Communication Systems (SFCS 2014), Kyoto, Japan, June 4-6, 2014.
  • 29th IFIP TC-11 International Information Security Conference (SEC 2014), Marrakech, Morocco, June 2-4, 2014.
  • 8th Workshop on Web 2.0 Security & Privacy (W2SP 2014), San Jose, CA, USA, May 18, 2014.
  • 11th International Workshop on Security in Information Systems (WOSIS 2014), Lisbon, Portugal, April, 27 2014.
  • 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2014), Barcelona, Spain, April 3-5, 2014.
  • 8th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2013), Okinawa, Japan, November 18-20, 2013.
  • 5th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security (CSS 2013), Zhangjiajie, China, November 13-15, 2013.
  • 12th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2013), Berlin, Germany, November 4, 2013.
  • 8th International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS 2013), La Rochelle, France, October 23-25, 2013.
  • 4th International Conference on Emerging Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks (EUSPN 2013), Niagara Falls, Canada, October 21-24, 2013.
  • 1st IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS 2013), Washington DC, USA, October 14-16, 2013.
  • 14th Joint IFIP TC6 and TC11 Conference on Communications and Multimedia Security (CMS 2013), Magdeburg, Germany, September 25-26, 2013.
  • 6th SETOP International Workshop on Autonomous and Spontaneous Security (SETOP 2013), London, UK, September 12-13, 2013.
  • 18th Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2013), London, UK, September 9-11, 2013.
  • 10th European PKI Workshop: Research and Applications (EuroPKI 2013), London, UK, September 2013.
  • 10th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2013), Prague, Czech Republic, August 26-30, 2013.
  • 10th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2013), ReykjavÝk, Iceland, July 29-31, 2013.
  • 27th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DBSec 2013), Newark, NJ, USA, July 15-17, 2013.
  • 10th Workshop on Security in Information Systems (WOSIS 2013), Angers, France, July 2013.
  • 3rd International Workshop on Information Systems Security Engineering (WISSE 2013), Valencia, Spain, June 2013.
  • 3rd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2013), Aachen, Germany, May 8-10, 2013.
  • 29th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2013), Brisbane, Australia, April 8-12, 2013.
  • 4th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security (CSS 2012), Melbourne, Australia, December 12-13, 2012.
  • 7th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2012), Nishijin, Japan, November 7-9, 2012.
  • 4th International Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems (MEDES 2012), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, October 28-31, 2012.
  • 5th International Workshop on Autonomous and Spontaneous Security (SETOP 2012), Pisa, Italy, September 13-14, 2012.
  • 9th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2012), Vienna, Austria, September 3-7, 2012.
  • 13th Joint IFIP TC6 and TC11 Conference on Communications and Multimedia Security (CMS 2012), Canterbury, UK, September 2-5, 2012.
  • 9th VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2012), Istanbul, Turkey, August 27, 2012.
  • 7th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2012), Rome, Italy, July 24-27, 2012.
  • 26th Annual WG11.3 Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DBSec 2012), Paris, France, July 11-13, 2012.
  • 12th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS 2012), Vigo, Spain, July 11-13, 2012.
  • 9th Workshop on Security in Information Systems (WOSIS 2012), Wrocław, Poland, June 28, 2012.
  • 10th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS 2012), Singapore, June 26-29, 2012.
  • 1st IEEE International Workshop on Security and Forensics in Communication Systems (SFCS 2012), Ottawa, Canada, June 10-15, 2012.
  • 27th IFIP International Information Security and Privacy Conference (SEC 2012), Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 4-6, 2012.
  • 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2012), Porto, Portugal, April 18-21, 2012.
  • 5th European Workshop on Systems Security (EuroSec 2012), Bern, Switzerland, April 10, 2012.
  • 7th International Conference on Information Systems Security (ICISS 2011), Kolkata, India, December 15-18, 2011.
  • International Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems (MEDES 2011), San Francisco, USA, November 21-23, 2011.
  • 6th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2011), Tokyo, Japan, November 8-10, 2011.
  • 12th Joint IFIP TC6 and TC11 Conference on Communications and Multimedia Security (CMS 2011), Ghent, Belgium, October 19-21, 2011.
  • 10th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2011), Chicago, IL, USA, October 17, 2011.
  • 8th European Workshop on PKI, Services and Applications (EUROPKI 2011), Leuven, Belgium, September 15-16, 2011.
  • 16th European Symposium On Research In Computer Security (ESORICS 2011), Leuven, Belgium, September 12-14, 2011.
  • 8th VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2011), Seattle, US, September 2, 2011.
  • 8th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2011), Toulouse, France, 29 August - 2 September, 2011.
  • 11th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS 2011), Waterloo, ON, Canada, July 27-29, 2011.
  • International Workshop on Model-Based and Policy-Based Engineering in Information Security (MPEIS 2011), Seville, Spain, July 18-21, 2011.
  • 6th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2011), Seville, Spain, July 18-21, 2011
  • 25th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DBSec 2011), Richmond, Virginia USA, July 11-13, 2011.
  • 8th IEEE/FTRA International Conference on Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management, and Applications (STA 2011), Crete, Greece, June 28-30, 2011.
  • 7th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM 2011), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 27-28, 2011.
  • 1st International Workshop on Information Systems Security Engineering (WISSE 1011), London, UK, June 21, 2011.
  • International Workshop on Intelligent Transportation Systems and Applications (ITSA 2011), Crete, Greece, June 28-30, 2011.
  • 1st International Workshop on Security and Privacy in e-Societies (SeceS 2011), Lebanon, June 9-10, 2011.
  • 8th Workshop on Security in Information Systems (WOSIS 2011), Beijing, China, June 8-11, 2011.
  • 4th International Workshop on Information Security Theory and Practices (WISTP 2011), Heraklion, Greece, June 8-11, 2011.
  • 26th IFIP International Information Security Conference (SEC 2011), Lucerne, Switzerland, June 7-9, 2011.
  • 5th International Workshop on Security (IWSEC 2010), Kobe, Japan, November 22-24, 2010.
  • Workshop on Specification and Implementation of Dynamic Security Policies (DYSP 2010), Bangkok, Thailand, October 29, 2010.
  • 9th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2010), Chicago, IL, USA, October 4, 2010.
  • 6th International Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM 2010), Athens, Greece, September 23-24, 2010.
  • 7th European Workshop on Public Key Services, Applications and Infrastructures (EuroPKI 2010), Athens, Greece, September 23-24, 2010.
  • 25th International Information Security Conference (SEC 2010), Brisbane, Australia, September 20-23, 2010.
  • 15th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2010), Athens, Greece, September 20-22, 2010.
  • 7th VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2010), Singapore, September 17, 2010.
  • 6th International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm 2010), Singapore, September 7-10, 2010.
  • 4th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2010), Melbourne, Australia, September 1-3, 2010.
  • 7th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2010), Bilbao, Spain, August 30 - September 3, 2010.
  • 2nd IEEE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk, Trust (PASSAT 2010), Minneapolis, USA, August 20-22, 2010.
  • 5th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2010), Athens, Grecee, July 26-28, 2010.
  • 10th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS 2010), Berlin, Germany, July 2123, 2010.
  • 8th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS 2010), Beijing, China, June 22-25, 2010.
  • 24th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security (DBSec 2010), Rome, Italy, June 21-23, 2010.
  • ACM Internationa SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 2010), Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, June 6-11, 2010.
  • 11th Joint IFIP TC6 and TC11 Conference on Communications and Multimedia Security (CMS 2010), Linz, Austria, May 31 - June 2, 2010.
  • 19th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2010), Raleigh, NC, USA, April 26-30, 2010.
  • 4th Workshop on Information Security Theory and Practice (WISTP 2010), Passau, Germany, April 12-14, 2010.
  • 14th International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security (FC 2010), Tenerife, Spain, January 25-28, 2010.
  • 8th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2009), Chicago, IL, USA, November 9, 2009.
  • 12th Information Security Conference (ISC 2009), Pisa, Italy, September 7-9, 2009.
  • 6th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2009), Linz, Austria, August 31 - September 4, 2009.
  • 6th VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2009), Lione, France, August 24, 2009.
  • 9th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PET 2009), Seattle, WA, USA, August 5-7, 2009.
  • 23rd Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security (DBSec 2009), Montreal, Canada, July 12-15, 2009.
  • 4th International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2009), Milan, Italy, July 7-10, 2009.
  • 14th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy (ACISP 2009), Brisbane, Australia, July 1-3, 2009.
  • 7th International Workshop on Security In Information Systems (WOSIS 2009), Milan, Italy, May 6-10, 2009.
  • 2nd International Conference on Future Generation Communication and Networking (FGCN 2008), Hainan Island, China, December 13-15, 2008,
  • The Third International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems, Tozeur, Tunisia, October 28-30, 2008.
  • 15th ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security (CCS), Alexandria, VA, USA, October 27-October 31, 2008.
  • Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society, Alexandria, Virginia, USA, October 27, 2008.
  • 13th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security, Malaga, Spain, October 6-8, 2008.
  • 5th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus’08), Turin, Italy, September 1-5, 2008.
  • 4th workshop on Secure Data Management, Auckland, New Zealand, August 23-28, 2008.
  • 13th International Conference on Security and Cryptography, Porto, Portugal, July 26-29, 2008.
  • 13th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy (ACISP 2008), Wollongong, Australia, July 14-16, 2008.
  • 22th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security, London, U.K., July 13-16, 2008.
  • 4th International Workshop on Security, Privacy and Trust in Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Sorrento, Italy, July 11, 2008.
  • Fifth European PKI Workshop, Trondheim, Norway, June 16-17, 2008.
  • 4th Information Security Practice and Experience Conference (ISPEC 2008), Sydney, Australia, April 21-23, 2008.
  • The 13th International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA 2008), New Delhi, India, March 19-22, 2008.
  • 23rd Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2007), Miami Beach, Florida, USA, December 10-14, 2007.
  • International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies (SECURWARE 2007), Valencia, Spain, October 14-20, 2007,
  • The 2007 International Conference on Intelligent Pervasive Computing (IPC 2007), Jeju Island, Korea, October 12-13, 2007.
  • 12th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2007), Dresden, Germany, September 24-26, 2007,
  • 4th VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2007), Vienna, Austria, September 23-24, 2007.
  • 4th International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business (TrustBus 2007), Regensburg, Germany, September 3-7, 2007.
  • International Workshop on P2P Data Management, Security and Trust (PDMST 2007), Regensburg, Germany, September 3-7, 2007.
  • International Conference on Security and Cryptography, Barcelona, Spain, July 28-31, 2007.
  • 3rd International Workshop on Security, Privacy and Trust in Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Istanbul, Turkey, July 20, 2007.
  • 21st Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security, Redondo Beach, CA, USA, July 8-11, 2007.
  • Conference on Risk and Security of Internet and Systems, Marrakech, Morocco, July 2-5, 2007.
  • The 4th European PKI Workshop: Theory and Practice (EuroPKI 2007), Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, June 28-30, 2007.
  • 5th Workshop on Security in Information Systems, Madeira, Portugal, June 12-13, 2007.
  • ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security, 2007 (AsiaCCS 2007), Singapore, March 20-22, 2007.
  • Eighth International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS 2006), Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, December 4-7, 2006.
  • 11th European Symposium On Research In Computer Security Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, September 18-20, 2006.
  • 2nd Workshop on Security and Trust Management (STM 2006), Hamburg, Germany, September 20, 2006.
  • 3rd VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2006), Seoul, Korea, September 10-11, 2006.
  • 3rd International Workshop on ”P2P Data Management, Security and Trust (PDMST 2006), Krakow, Poland, September 4-8, 2006.
  • 9th Information Security Conference, Samos, Greece, August 30 - September 2, 2006.
  • International Conference on Security and Cryptography, Setubal, Portugal, August 7-10, 2006.
  • 20th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security, Sophia Antipolis, France, July 31 - August 2, 2006.
  • Program Analysis for Security and Safety Workshop Discussion (PASSWORD 2006), Nantes, France, July 3-4, 2006.
  • 2nd International Workshop on Security, Privacy and Trust in Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Lione, France, June 29, 2006.
  • The Fourth International Workshop on Security In Information Systems, Paphos, Cypros, May 23-24, 2006.
  • The Security, Privacy and Ethics track of the 15th World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2006), Edimburgh, Scotland, May 22-26, 2006.
  • Security and Trust in Decentralized/Distributed Data Structures (STD3S), Atlanta, GA, USA, April 3-7, 2006.
  • The 3rd International Workshop on Security in Information Systems (WOSIS 2005), Miami, USA, May 24-25, 2005.
  • 2nd VLDB Workshop on Secure Data Management (SDM 2005), Trondheim, Norvey, September 2-3, 2005.
  • 2nd International Workshop on P2P Data Management, Security and Trust (PDMST 2005), Copenhagen, Denmark, August 23-26, 2005.
  • 2nd International Conference on Distributed Computing & Internet Technology (ICDCIT 2005), Bhubaneswar, India, December 22-24, 2005.
  • 19th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security, Storrs, CT, USA, August 7-10, 2005.
  • Foundations of Computer Security (FCS 2005), Chicago, IL, USA, June 30 - July 1, 2005.
  • Web Technologies and Applications - Special Track of the 20th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2005), Santa Fe, New Mexico, March 13-17, 2005.
  • 2005 Workshop on Security, Privacy and Trust in Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (SecPerU 2005), Santorini Island, Greece, July 14, 2005,
  • 2nd European PKI Workshop, Canterbury, England, June 30 - July 1, 2005.
  • VLDB 2004 Workshop on Secure Data Management in a Connected World, Toronto, Canada, August 30, 2004.
  • Eighth IFIP TC-11 WG 11.5 Working Conference on Integrity and Internal Control in Information Systems, Fairfax, Virginia, USA, November 18-19, 2004.
  • 11th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, Washington, DC, USA, October 25-29, 2004.
  • 9th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security, Sophia Antipolis, France, September 13-15, 2004.
  • Workshop on Foundations of Computer Security, Turku, Finland, July 12-13, 2004.
  • 1st European PKI Workshop: Research and Applications, Samos, Greece, June 25, 2004,
  • 18th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Application Security, Sitges, Spain, July, 25-28, 2004.
  • Workshop on Network and Distributed Systems Security (I-NetSec 2004), France, August 23-26, 2004.
  • Second International Workshop on Security In Information Systems (WOSIS 2004), Porto, Portogal, April 13, 2004.
  • Sixth IFIP TC-11 WG 11.5 Working Conference on Integrity and Internal Control in Information Systems, Losanna, Switzerland, November, 13-14, 2003.
  • Workshop on Metadata for Security, Sicilia, Italy, November 3-7, 2003.
  • 8th European Symposium on Research in Computer Security, Gj°vik, Norwey, October 13-15, 2003.
  • 10th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, Washington, DC, USA, October 27-30, 2003.
  • 18th IFIP TC-11 International Conference on Information Security (SEC 2003), Athens, Greece, May 26-28, 2003.
  • Workshop on Network and Distributed Systems Security (I-NetSec 2003), Athens, Greece, May 26-28, 2003
  • 9th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2002), Washington, DC, USA, November 17-21, 2002.
  • 8th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2001), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, November 5-8, 2001.
  • Settimo Convegno Nazionale su Sistemi Evoluti per Basi di Dati (SEBD 1999), Como, Italy, June 23-25, 1999.

5.3 Participation in panels of conferences and workshops

  • “New Research Directions of Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing,” in Proc. of the 1st International Workshop on Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing (SPCC 2010), Genoa, Italy, June 25, 2010.
  • “Information Hiding: State-of-the-Art and Emerging Trends,” in 5th International Workshop on Security Issues in Concurrency (SecCo 2007), Lisbona, Portugal, September 3, 2007.

5.4 Invited Talks

  • “Protecting Data in the Cloud: Issues and Solutions,” in 8th International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SECURECOMM 2012), Padua, Italy, September 3-6, 2012.
  • “Data Protection,” in 3rd International Workshop on Autonomous and Spontaneous Security (SETOP 2010), Athens, Greece, September 23, 2010.
  • “Privacy of Data,” in PrimeLife Summer School, Nizza, France, September 7-11, 2009.
  • “Data Privacy: Problems and Solutions,” in 7th International Workshop on Security In Information Systems (WOSIS 2009), Milan, Italy, May 6-10, 2009.
  • “Data Privacy: Problems and Solutions,” in 3rd International Conference on Information Systems Security (ICISS 2007), New Delhi, India, December 16-20, 2007.
  • “Towards Privacy-Enhanced Authorization Policies and Languages,” in Advanced Research Workshop “Secure Telematic Applications in National Scale Projects,” Minsk, November 22-25, 2006.
  • “Protecting Privacy in the Global Infrastructure,” in 1st International Conference on Information Security and Computer Forensics (ISCF 2006), Chennai, India, December 6-8, 2006.

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