• We help FinTech businesses to predict the future by learning from the past!

    04/02/2016 Recherche et formation
    Jacques Klein, Senior Research Scientist, SerVal research group     What is your role at SnT?   I am a member of SnT’s Serval Team headed by Prof. Yves Le Traon. I joined SnT in 2010 as research scientist, and since July 2015, I am pursuing my career as Senior Research Scientist. My role is to acquire new projects, including partnerships, and supervise PhD students, who are the real living source of SnT.  ...
  • Blockchain revolution and cryptocurrencies

    04/02/2016 Recherche et formation
    Professor Alex Biryukov and Dr. Dmitry Khovratovich, Computer Science and Communications Research Unit     Why is blockchain a key enabler for FinTech in the future?   First, it is based on a distributed ledger, sustained not by an institution itself but by its customers, which removes a lot of administrative burden. Another property (known from the famous Bitcoin example) is that it makes the fund transfer between...
  • Ensuring secure and compliant data management in FinTech applications

    04/02/2016 Recherche et formation
    Professor Lionel Briand, Vice-Director SnT, Head of Software Verification and Validation Laboratory (SVV), FNR PEARL Chair     You have had an international scientific carrier spanning the last 20 years with research positions in France, the US, Germany, Canada, Norway, and Luxembourg. What makes SnT different?   What makes SnT stand out is that we have a clear focus and an organization that supports collaborative r...
  • New Research Group at SnT: ready for FinTech projects

    04/02/2016 Recherche et formation
    Radu State, Senior Research Scientist SnT, Head of SEDAN research group     Tell us about yourself   I discovered the world of research during my graduate studies at the Johns Hopkins University, in the USA and more specifically working with Professor Steven Salzberg in the area of computational biology. I learnt from Steven the passion for applied research, which can make a difference in the life of normal people. Though c...
  • Luxembourg needs to develop a brand identity in FinTech

    04/02/2016 Recherche et formation
    Diego De Biasio CEO at Technoport SA     What is Technoport?   Technoport is a technology-oriented business incubator that supports small teams and individuals in the validation, implementation and development of their ideas. We currently host 30 startups. Since 2012, we are able to host companies establishing research and development activities in Luxembourg with the explicit goal to support the economic diversific...