Speaker details

Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Grimm

IT Risk Management

University Koblenz-Landau, Faculty of Informatics

Rüdiger Grimm is professor for IT Risk Management at the University Koblenz-Landau since 2005, and since 2008 also a consulting researcher in Fraunhofer SIT, Darmstadt. 2011-2014 he was elected Dean of the Faculty of Informatics. Since 2010 he is Fellow of the German Informatics Society GI e.V.

1985-2000 R. Grimm was scientist at GMD, which today is the Fraunhofer Institute of Secure IT Technology (SIT), Darmstadt. 2000-2005 he was professor for multimedia application systems at the University of Technology, Ilmenau. During that time, 2002-2005 he was also head of the research group "Security for Virtual Goods" of the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT) in Ilmenau.

He graduated in Mathematics from the University Göttingen in 1976 and worked thereafter until 1985 in different positions, as teacher in the German voluntary service in Tanzania, as IT scientist in Dresdner Bank Frankfurt, and in the University Computer Center Essen.


Ahrend, Hannah (1958): Vita Activa. Vom tätigen Leben. Orig. The Human Condition, Chicago 1958. Piper 1967, München. TB, 13. Auflage November 2013. Besonders Kap. 2, Der Raum des Öffentlichen und der Bereich des Privaten.

Brandis, Louis; and Warren, Samuel D. (1890): The Right to Privacy. Harvard Law Review, Jg. 4, Nr. 5, 1890. Addresses „the right to be left alone“.

Bräunlich, Katharina; Grimm, Rüdiger (2015): Vertrauen und Privatheit. Anwendung des Referenzmodells für Vertrauen auf die Prinzipien des Datenschutzes. DuD 5/2015. Vieweg, Wiesbaden, April 2015, in print.

EU Directive 1995/46/EC on data protection (privacy): http://www.cdt.org/privacy/eudirective/EU_Directive_.html [3.8.2014]

EU Directive 2002/58/EC on the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector (privacy and electronic communications): http://www.aedh.eu/Directive-2002-58-EC.html [3.8.2014]

Grimm, R. (2015): Big Data aus Informatiksicht und die Wirkung von Verschlüsselung. Workshop Privatheit, Öffentlichkeit und demokratische Willensbildung in Zeiten von Big Data, Kassel, 22.1.2014. Wird veröffentlicht in Philipp Richter (Hrsg.), Reihe "Der elektronische Rechtsverkehr", Nomos, Heidelberg 2014.

Mayer, R. C.; Davis, J. H.; and Schoorman, F. D (1995): An integrative model of organizational trust. Academy of Management Review, 1995, 20: pp. 709–734.

Söllner, Matthias; Hoffmann, Axel; Hoffmann, Holger; Wacker, Arno; and Leimeister, Jan Marco (2012): Understanding the Formation of Trust in IT Artifacts. In: ICIS 2012, Thirty Third International Conference on Information Systems, Orlando, December 2012.


Date Title

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2015

May 06, 2015
Preconceptions of Risk
Negotiating the Risk of Privacy - Understanding Privacy and its Risks


European Identity & Cloud Conference 2015

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  • May 05 - 08, 2015 Munich, Germany

Key Topics

  • Assessing and Measuring the Impact of Digital Risk on your Business

  • Identity & Access Management as a Digital Business Enabler

  • Cloud Security, Privacy & Compliance

  • Managing Cyber Risk: Why Defence is not Enough

  • The Impact of the Internet of Things on your Business and Infrastructure

  • IT & OT: Catalyzing the Fusion of two Contrasting Cultures

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