Professor/Founder, University of Bristol/Dyadic SecurityNigel Smart is one of the world's leading cryptographers. He has conducted research into many areas spanning elliptic curves to protocol analysis. He has published three textbooks and over 100 research papers in the field of cryptography. He is Vice-President of the IACR, an ex-holder of a Royal Society Wolfson Merit Award and a current holder of an ERC Advanced Grant. In recent years, his research has focused on turning the problem of computed-on encrypted data into a reality. This resulted in 2013, with the formation of the company Dyadic Security with Yehuda Lindell.