Professor at Technical University of Munich TUM, Chair for IT Security and Director of the Fraunhofer AISEC (Fraunhofer Institute for Applied and Integrated Security)
Claudia Eckert is a full professor at Technical University of Munich where she holds the Chair for IT Security in the Department of Computer Science. She is also founder and director of the Fraunhofer AISEC (Fraunhofer Institute for Applied and Integrated Security). The focus of her research and teaching activities is on the areas of operating systems, middleware, communication networks and information security. As a member of various national and international industrial advisory boards and scientific committees, she advises companies, trade associations and the public authorities in all questions of IT security. In several committees she contributes to the design of the technical and scientific framework conditions in Germany as well as to the design of scientific funding programs on the European scale.