Referent: Philipp Schindler
Philipp Schindler is currently working as an IT Security Researcher at SBA Research Vienna. His current research focuses on the area of blockchain technologies and their underlying principles. He has a particular interest on the topics of scalability, privacy and consensus algorithms. Recent works include the design and implementation of a distributed protocol for generating public-verifiable randomness in Python and a key generation protocol for the trustless setup of threshold cryptographic protocols using Python and the Ethereum platform.