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March 2023

  • March 21, 2023: MEGA-ACE PI Prof. Vassilis Zikas gave a talk at National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
  • March 16, 2023: MEGA-ACE NTUA Summer School is sponsored by the Algorand Foundation through the MEGA-ACE project of the Algorand Centre of Excellence. Summer School will be in Spetses Island, Greece on May 21- 26, 2023.
  • March 15, 2023: Associate Professor Vassilis Zikas was presented a Leadership Award from the Purdue College of Science. Vassilis has demonstrated leadership early in his career and time at Purdue, winning an $8 million center-scale grant as PI of a team of 15 partner institutions on five continents. 

February 2023

  • February 23, 2023: The 13th Winter School on Cryptography at BIU may be of interest to the PuB audience. Check their talks list and slides here.

January 2023


  • Truly excited to receive an $8M grant from Algorand Foundation to transform blockchain ecosystem at global scale.
  • Our paper on Etherless Ethereum Tokens received the Best Paper Award at CSCML 2022.
  • Excited about our paper on round and communication optimal MPC that was accepted at EUROCRYPT 2022.
  • Our paper on how to circumvent limitation of the mediated model was accepted to CSF 2022.