is member of the scientific board of SBA Research and head of SAP’s Product Security Research.
Volkmar’s current research interests include Service Security, Data-centric Security, Security Engineering, Formal Methods and Compliance.
Volkmar Lotz has more than 25 years experience in industrial research on Security and Software Engineering. He is heading SAP’s Product Security Research, a group of 35+ researchers investigating into applied research and innovative security solutions for modern software platforms, networked enterprises and cloud-based applications, covering the whole development and product life cycle. The group defines and executes SAP’s security research agenda in alignment with SAP’s business strategy and global research trends.
Volkmar has published numerous scientific papers in his area of interest and is regularly serving on Programme Committees of internationally renowned conferences. He has been supervising various European projects, including large-scale integrated projects. Volkmar holds a diploma in Computer Science from the University of Kaiserslautern.