Fatih Turkmen is a tenure track Assistant Professor at the University of Groningen working on security and privacy. He received his PhD degree from University of Trento (Italy), in 2012. His research interests include security/privacy of machine learning, privacy-enhancing technologies (PET) and empirical/formal security analysis. In recent years, he developed an interest in the privacy of genomic data trying to answer questions like: “How do we ensure the protection of our genomic data which is unique, long-lived and effects also the people related to us?".