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December 2017

cryptovision at the DISRUPT 2018 in Bremen: Save 20 percent!

Not only Christmas is just around the corner, but also the DISRUPT 2018 in Bremen (17-19 January), an international roadshow hosted by the thin client manufacturer IGEL Technologies. cryptovision acts as gold sponsor of this event. We are looking forward to your visit at our booth. As a small Christmas present, we grant you a 20% discount if you register before December 30th. DISRUPT is a must-attend for everybody who …Read More

cryptovision CEO Markus Hoffmeister travels Africa with German federal president and federal economy minister

When German Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier paid a state visit to Ghana and Gambia last week, he was accompanied by Federal Minister of Economics Brigitte Zypries and ex-soccer player Gerald Asamoah. In addition, about 15 German top managers joined the delegation – among them cryptovision-CEO Markus Hoffmeister.     The first destination was Ghana. In Ghana the issuing of electronic identity cards (GhanaCard) with cryptovision technology has started recently (the …Read More

cryptovision co-creates IT security pamphlet for politicians

cryptovision is making politics. When digititalization specialist Carolin Desirée Töpfer approached cryptovision with the idea of an IT security brochure especially for politicians, the Gelsenkirchen-based company was immediately interested. cryptovision’s Klaus Schmeh was chosen as one of eight renowned experts who contributed an article. His topic was encryption and why it makes sense to have no duplicate keys. Now the brochure titled IT-Sicherheit (nicht nur) für Politiker (IT Security (not …Read More

Markus Hoffmeister taking Africa journey with Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Germany’s Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is currently visiting the African countries Ghana and Gambia. Markus Hoffmeister, CEO of cryptovision, is accompanying him as member of a delegation of leading business representatives. Markus was invited to this trip by the Federal President’s Office, as cryptovision has been extremely successful on the African market for years – especially in eID projects in Ghana and Nigeria. Markus is particularly pleased about the visit …Read More

Watch Klaus Schmeh’s Talk at the Internet Day in Stuttgart

cryptovision’s Klaus Schmeh gave a presentation about cryptography and secure electronic identities at the Internet Day in Stuttgart. Hosted by Prof. Dr. Dirk Heuzeroth (Hochschule für Medien) this event took place on December 1. Klaus mainly spoke about the challenge of putting cryptography and electronic identities into practice – a task that is often difficult, as security budgets are low and endusers tend to care little about protection of their …Read More

cryptovision’s CryptoNite Party – A Highlight of the TRUSTECH in Cannes

The TRUSTECH in Cannes, France, is a must-attend for the smart card industry. Like in the years before, cryptovision did without a booth and organised an off-site party instead. The meanwhile legendary invitation-only CryptoNite party again proved a highlight of the TRUSTECH event. After an exhausting exhibition and conference day the attendants, which were invited by cryptovision, enjoyed conversation and networking in a relaxed atmosphere. Conference website: https://www.trustech-event.com/