Venue
Stanhope Hotel
Stanhope Hotel, Rue du Commerce 9, Bruxelles 1000, Belgium

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Event Date Thu Nov 8 GMT (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Nov 8 12:00am - Thu Nov 8 12:00am
Location Stanhope Hotel
Rue du Commerce 9, Bruxelles 1000, Belgium
Region EMEA
Details

Forming the backbone of the European economy, digital technologies are transforming the way businesses operate, how citizens connect and exchange information, and how they interact with public institutions and private organisations. – This transformation demands a robust, secure, and resilient digital network infrastructure. With cyber security incidents on the rise in both their sophistication and frequency, often posing both business and reputational risks through negative news headlines and infrastructure compromise, it is vital for all stakeholders of the ecosystem to work together to find ways to secure network and information systems in Europe to improve preparedness resilience, deterrence and defence in an era where both critical infrastructures and democratic processes are under threat.

Gathering leading policy-makers, industry players and high level cyber security and defence experts, this 6th annual Forum Europe conference will explore Europe’s response to a dynamically evolving global risk landscape.

Topics to be discussed will include:
• What are Europe's current and future policy objectives in the field of cyber security?
• Securing the Industrial Internet: responsibilities in the connected ecosystem
• Building effective cyber deterrence and protecting our democratic processes at EU and global level: cooperation, detection, attribution and prosecution
• Highlights on the role of Blockchain, AI and other technologies in Cyber Security.

Speakers

2018 Speakers

Olivier Onidi
Deputy Director General, DG HOME, European Commission

Tony Graziano
Vice-President of European Public Affairs, Huawei

John Frank
Vice-President for EU Government Affairs, Microsoft

Paul Adamson
Chairman, Forum Europe

Despina Spanou
Director Digital Society Trust & Cybersecurity DG CONNECT, European Commission

Cinzia Missiroli
Director of Standardization and Digital Solutions, CENELEC

Jürgen Schneider
Head of Product Security, SAP Global Security

Thomas Boué
Director General, Policy — EMEA, BSA l The Software Alliance

Nils Puhlmann
Chief Trust and Security Officer, Twilio

Jeroen de Muijnck
Managing Director, Sectra Communications B.V

Nienke van den Berg
Director, Z-CERT

Zahra Khani
CEO and Founder, Firmalyser

Luigi Rebuffi
Secretary General, European Cyber Security Organisation

Juan Losa
Head of Security Architecture within Engineering, BBVA

Robert Hannigan
Former Director General, GCHQ

Antonio Missiroli
Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO

Steven Wilson
Head of European Cybercrime Centre , EUROPOL

Monica Macovei
Member, European Parliament

Liga Rozentale
Director of EU Governmental Affairs for Cybersecurity Policy, Microsoft

Ria Thomas
Partner, Brunswick Group

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors

• BSA
• Huawei
• Microsoft
• SAP
• Sectra
• Twilio