Marta Gomez-Barrero received the M.Sc. degree in computer science and mathematics and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, in 2011 and 2016, respectively. Between 2016 and 2020, she has been a Post-Doctoral Researcher with the Biometrics and Internet Security research group (da/sec), at the National Research Center for Applied Cybersecurity (ATHENE) – Hochschule Darmstadt, Germany. Currently, she is a Professor for IT-Security and technical data privacy at the Hochschule Ansbach, in Germany. She was a recipient of a number of distinctions, including the EAB European Biometric Industry Award 2015, the Siew-Sngiem Best Paper Award at ICB 2015, the Archimedes Award for young researches from Spanish Ministry of Education in 2013, and the Best Poster Award at ICB 2013.
Her current research focuses on security and privacy evaluations of biometric systems, Presentation Attack Detection (PAD) methodologies, and biometric template protection (BTP) schemes.
At VISUM 2020, Dra. Marta Gomez-Barrero will speak on “Information Security”.