Edgar Weippl is the research director of SBA Research and an associate professor at TU Wien. After graduating with a PhD from TU Wien, Edgar worked at a research startup for two years. He then spent one year teaching as an assistant professor at Beloit College, WI. From 2002 to 2004, while with the software vendor ISIS Papyrus, he worked as a consultant in New York, NY and Albany, NY, and in Frankfurt, Germany. In 2004, he joined TU Wien and founded the research center SBA Research together with A Min Tjoa and Markus Klemen.
Edgar is member of the editorial board of Computers & Security (COSE), organizes the ARES conference, was PC Chair of Esorics 2015, and is PC Chair of SACMAT 2017 and General Chair of ACM CCS 2016.