News and Activities
RTG PhD student Hendrik Jöntgen from the Goethe University Frankfurt won the Best Research Paper Award of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) with his paper titled “Fueling the Firestorm: Effects of Social Capital on Users’ Persuasiveness During Online Firestorms” go
After a very successful evaluation by the German national science organization DFG, funding was granted for the second phase of the Doctoral School (in DFG terms: Research Training Group RTG) #2050 entitled “Privacy and Trust for Mobile Users”. go
RTG2050 researchers are organizing the 3rd Interdisciplinary Workshop on Privacy and Trust at ARES 2020
The 3rd Interdisciplinary Workshop on Privacy and Trust (iPAT 2020) will be held in conjunction with the 15th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2020) go
Second funding phase for RTG PAT approved go
Prof. Dr. Nadia Abou Nabout from the Vienna University of Economics and Business will give a lecture on 19th November 2019. go
Aidmar Wainakh presenting his Paper “Efficient Privacy-Preserving Recommendations based on Social Graphs” at the ACM Conference Series on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2019) go
RTG member Markus Uhlmann successfully completed his Ph.D.
Markus Uhlmann successfully completed his disputation for his thesis titled “Herausforderungen, Kriterien und Alternativen soziotechnischer Datenschutzgestaltung – Überlegungen zur Gestaltung einer Vertrauensinfrastruktur für einen netzgerechten Datenschutz” on August, 26th. He is, therefore, the 6th full-time student of the RTG to complete his Ph.D. within the ambitious 3-year timeframe. Congratulations.