Project Director "IT security in the Internet of Things"
Jan-Peter Kleinhans is director of the project IT Security in the Internet of Things (IoT). He analyses how standardization, certification and market surveillance can create economic incentives for IoT manufacturers to produce secure and trustworthy IoT devices. A second focus of his work is on the security of digital infrastructures, especially the 5th generation of mobile networks (5G), which will connect the Internet of Things in the future.
Articles by Jan-Peter have been published on ZEIT Online, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and the Süddeutsche Zeitung. He regularly presents his findings at national and international conferences and is interviewed by German and European media.
Jan-Peter is Fellow of the Transatlantic Digital Debates 2016. He studied communication sciences in Uppsala, Sweden and business informatics in Darmstadt.