Ludovic Perret is Associate Professor at Sorbonne University. His expertise is in the design, analysis, and deployment of post-quantum cryptography (published more than 90 articles on these topics). In 2018, Ludovic was awarded the Atos & Joseph Fourier First Prize in the area of quantum technologies for his contributions to post-quantum cryptography.
Ludovic is also a deep-tech entrepreneur, named in the top 100 of the most influential French innovators in 2022 (French’s magazine Le Point) and committed to the standardization of post-quantum cryptography: co-author of the GeMSS digital signature scheme selected for the ongoing third round of the NIST post-quantum standardization process and of PKPDSS a post-quantum digital scheme awarded by a third prize (2020) in a post-quantum cryptography design competition organized by China.
Ludovic is co-chair of CSA’s Quantum-Safe Security working group, member of the ATARC Quantum Working Group, the quantum-safe cryptography specification group for ETSI and various IETF and IEEE groups dealing with post-quantum cryptography.