April 28- May 1, 2020 | Hyatt Regency Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Michael Markowitz

Vice President, Information Security Corporation

Michael Markowitz

Vice President, Information Security Corporation

Biography

Michael has been working in public key cryptography since 1981. In 1989 he co-founded Information Security Corporation where he built and continues to lead the product development team as VP for Research & Development.

In the 1990s, Markowitz served on NIST’s Technical Advisory Committee to Develop a Federal Information Processing Standard for the Federal Key Management Infrastructure (TACDFIPSFKMI). He also participated in the IEEE P1363 Public Key Cryptography Standards Committee and served as its treasurer. He is a member of the AMS, IACR, and IEEE.

Michael received a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1979. He has held faculty positions at the University of Chicago and several other institutions. His scientific interests include post-quantum cryptography, elliptic curves, differential geometry, and general relativity.

Presentations by Michael Markowitz