Dr. Ulrich Lang
Ulrich received his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory (Security Group) on conceptual aspects of middleware security in 2003 (sponsored by the UK Defence and Evaluation Research Agency (DERA), after having completed a Master’s Degree (M. Sc.) in Information Security with distinction from Royal Holloway College (University of London) in 1997. He is on the Board of Directors of the Cloud Security Alliance (Silicon Valley Chapter). Ulrich is a technical expert witness. He is also responsible for the business and technical strategy, architecture and direction of ObjectSecurity and the OpenPMF product. In addition, Ulrich leads the consultancy business within ObjectSecurity (esp. for IoT/SOA/Cloud security, privacy, model-driven security, security ontologies). Ulrich also runs ObjectSecurity’s Silicon Valley office. He has also previously worked as a proposal evaluator, project evaluator (e.g. EU Framework Programmes), conference program committee, panel moderator, consultant, book author. He has served in the German federal civil defence (technical and logistical relief) for several years.