Michel is a highly experienced Senior Manager in security with a background in security governance, stake assessments, technical threat analysis, enterprise risk management, PKI, Identity Management and Attack & Penetration assessments. ISSS member, Michel has expert knowledge in cryptography, steganography, symbology, advanced data carriers, security governance, security protocols, security services and applications. After having received a master degree in Physics Engineering from Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne, and Information Technology from University of Lausanne, he has initiated a Ph.D. is data carriers security. In parallel he has obtained different masters in Cryptography, Formal Analysis, System Communication, Distributed Systems, Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Agents. He has participated in many industrial and European research security projects. Michel Paschalidès has occupied different managing positions in different information technology editors, as head of the development, technical director and CTO, as well as teaching positions and proposed Postgraduate Lectures in Geneva’s University of Applied Sciences. He has participated in two research programs of European Commission FP2 and FP3 and he is presently auditing FP6-BRIDGE (Bringing RFID in Global Environment) project European researches.
Michel is for more than ten year involved in bio-morphic perimeterisation and has contributed in a lot of researches in this area.