Dr. Doerte Rappe

Head, Technology and Research Strategy (TK 21), Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), Germany

Senior project manager, manages the head office of the NCC, responsible for the inter-ministry communication and organisation. Alternate German delegate in the ECCC Governing Board and therefore responsible for communication between the NCC-DE and the ECCC / EU-COM. The expertise includes, but is not limited to, the following points:

PhD in Mathematics at the TU Dortmund University, Germany, guest researcher in cryptography at Århus University, Denmark and University of Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yveline, France
Master in Mathematics with a minor in Computer Science (TU Dortmund University)
Since October 2020: Leading the section "Technology and Research Strategy" in the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI)
Since 2004: Working as an expert in cryptography for the BSI in several positions. The positions and tasks include:
4 years advisory role for the management of the department "Crypto Technology"
11 years working in the section "Development of Cryptographic Systems"
national expert for cryptography in NATO working groups
deputy head of different sections
strategic consulting of the BSI management
coordination of cybersecurity research
project leadership
was involved in setting up different new sections and positions
Successful completion of advanced trainings in leadership and management
Professionally trained in project leading, special management- and communication situations, international business and more.