Cryptography under the spotlights on 2 and 3 December 2010
The Embassies of France and Germany in Singapore and the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) jointly organized a seminar on cryptography on 2 and 3 December 2010. The objective was to initiate new research collaborations.
About twenty experts in cryptography had the privilege of going on site visits to the Singapore branch of Gemalto, Rohde & Schwarz, A*STAR (Agency for Science, Technology and Research) and DSO National Laboratories (a R&D institution specialized in defence-related technologies) on 2 December 2010.
The seminar proper was held on 3 December 2010 and was opened by a keynote speech from Mr. Tan Teck Lee, Chief Innovation and Technology Officer (worldwide) and President (Asia) at Gemalto. This was followed by presentations on research funding opportunities from France, Germany and Singapore.
Mr. Tan Teck Lee, CITO (Worldwide) of Gemalto
Ms Gervasoni, science and technology deputy attaché
To round up the seminar, 10 experts from the public and private sector (Thalès, Gemalto, Orange Lab, Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris), Rohde & Schwarz SIT, Bauhaus-University Weimar, Horst Goertz Institute, SPMS, NTU School of Information Systems, SMU School of Information Systems, DSO, etc.) each took turns to share their latest research findings on cryptography, thus giving an all-rounded view of this subject - governmental, industrial and academic.
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