Max Jalowski studied Wirtschaftsinformatik (B.Sc.) and Computer Science (with focus on IT security and distributed systems) (M.Sc.) at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg and graduated with a Master of Science in 2017. He was a student assistant at WI1 and supported the chair with the administration of the server infrastructure. Since October 2014 he is working there as a research associate.
He is currently working on VeSiKi and MEgA. The VeSiKi project is the scientific meta project for the BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research) research program "IT-Sicherheit für Kritische Infrastrukturen" (IT security for critical infrastructures). Among other things, the project focuses on the application of open innovation methods in the mentioned research program, taking into account the special conditions in the thematic area (e.g. data protection, data security, intellectual property, etc.).
Furthermore, his own research focuses on the application of persuasive technologies in collaborative innovation processes.
In the past he was giving talks and workshops on the topics "More security through openness - collaborative ways to protect IT systems" and "Social Engineering with the robot NAO".