RISE Spring School

The UK Research Institute in Secure Hardware and Embedded Systems (RISE) recently hosted a Spring School at  WYNG Gardens, Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge, on 28-29 March 2018.

The details of the programme  delivered over the two days and videos of each of the talks are  available here  



The Spring school aimed to bring together the hardware security community, both academic and industry, in the UK.

The themes of the school included:

  • Technologies Underpinning Hardware Security
  • Modelling of HW Security
  • Attack resilient hardware platforms
  • Building Supply chain confidence
  • Hardware-based security services
  • Hardware Security anchors
  • Novel HW Security Use Cases
  • Innovation, Development and Pull-through of Hardware Security Technologies

Among the speakers at the Spring School were:

  • Marc Witteman, CEO, Riscure
  • Daniel Gruss, Graz University of Technology (co-author of Spectre and Meltdown)
  • Prof Gang Qu, Uni of Maryland
  • Prof Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi, TU Darmstadt
  • Prof Massimo Allioto, National Uni of Singapore
  • Dr Shivam Bhasin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dr Francesco Regazzoni, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Switzerland
  • Louise Cushnahan, Innovation Programme Manager, CSIT, UK