CISPA Summer School on Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence

Our Scientific Summer School in September!

We are inviting applications from undergraduate, graduate students and researchers in the area of Cybersecurity and related fields.

During our annual scientific event, students will have the opportunity to follow one week of scientific talks and workshops, present their own work during poster sessions and discuss relevant topics in trustworthy AI with fellow researchers and expert speakers. The program will be complemented by social activities. 

The Summer School is a full-week event, kicking off with a Check-in from 10-11 am on Monday, September 5. The program will be running daily from 9am to 6pm, providing enough room for sessions, discussions and socializing during coffee and lunch breaks. The event is finishing on Friday, September 9 around 2:30 pm. 

Application Process: Please apply by filling in our application form and uploading your CV and a short Motivation Letter. 

Application Deadline: (CEST) August 26, 2022.  

Notification of Acceptance: Several rounds of acceptance, the last round will inform participants by August 29, 2022 at the latest.

Fee: 200,-€  (includes full program, food and beverages during the week and social activities)

Travel Grant: We are offering travel grants. With your application, you can apply for a grant of up to 500,-€  per person (actual travel cost spent, economy flight, train ticket 2nd class). Please do not book any travel arrangements before you have been selected by our jury and accepted to our Summer School. After acceptance, please send your travel arrangements to for approval prior to booking anything. We will confirm if/that your expenses will be covered and you will be reimbursed after completing the Summer School successfully. 

Presentations: There will be two sessions, during which participants can present their own work / scientific poster. The presentation is not mandatory to receive a certificate of attendance, but we are highly encouraging you to contribute your work to this session and  as it will provide you with valuable feedback from an expert audience and might kindle interesting discussions. 

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