MIT Professor and ACM Turing Award recipient (Italy)
Silvio Micali has been on the faculty at MIT, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, since 1983. Silvio’s research interests are cryptography, zero knowledge, pseudorandom generation, secure protocols, and mechanism design. Silvio is the recipient of the Turing Award (in computer science), of the Goedel Prize (in theoretical computer science) and the RSA prize (in cryptography). He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 2017, Silvio founded Algorand, a fully decentralized, secure and scalable blockchain for a decentralized economy.
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The New Deal in the Digital Age: how the economy of trust will create security in an uncertain world (sponsored by SICPA)
12:15 to 13:55
STCC, Room 5A