Eurostars OffPAD Project Kick-off @ IFI, Ole Johan Dahls Hus,Room Python (rom 2269). 2nd floor, Entrance D
Oct 10 @ 12:00 – 14:00

The Eurostars OffPAD project is a French- Norwegian R&D-project. Our research focus is on security usability and behavioral biometrics in online user identity management.

In this kick-off we will present the project goals and ambitions, and it is an opportunity to meet the project partners and other parties interested in IT-security research activities at IFI.


Project partners: TazTag (main partner), UiO/IFI, ENSICAEN, TellU AS, Vallvi AS

The Eurostars OffPAD project is a follow-up project of the Lucidman-project, and will soon get its own projectweb at


14.00 Welcome

14.05-14-20: Eurostars OffPAD project –Goals and ambitions,–Alexandre Ninassi, Taztag, Project manager.

14.20-14.50: Key Research challenges in the OffPAD project

  1. Behavioral biometrics -Prof. Christophe Rosenberger, ENSICAEN
  2. Security usability – Prof. Audun Jøsang, UiO/IFI

15-16h. Informal session.  Short (2-5 min) introductions by guests and invited parties. Light food served.