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Thursday 23 November, 2017


08:30 – 09:00

Welcome Coffee and Registration

09:00 – 09:45

Opening Keynote Speeches

Sir Julian King, Commissioner for the Security Union, European Commission
Mounir Mahjoubi, Secretary of State for Digital Affairs, Government of France (tbc)

09:45 – 11:00

Addressing global cyber security concerns: norms, attribution and cyber diplomacy

Ambassador Sorin Ducaru, Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO
Steven Wilson, Head of EC3, European Cybercrime Centre
Representative, EEAS (tbc)
Representative, Industry (tbc)

11:00 – 11:20

Networking Coffee Break

11:20 – 11:45

Keynote Speech

Andrus Ansip, Vice-President for the Digital Single Market, European Commission

11:45 – 13:00

Policy Discussion - Securing the Digital Economy in Europe:

Taimar Peterkop, Director General, Information System Authority, Republic of Estonia
Despina Spanou, Director for Digital Society, Trust and Cybersecurity, DG CONNECT, European Commission
Thomas Boue, Director General, Policy — EMEA, BSA l The Software Alliance
Steve Purser, Head of Core Operations Department, ENISA


13:00 – 14:00

Networking Lunch

14:00 – 15:20

Innovation as a Cyber Security Solution

Thomas Tschersich, Senior Vice President Internal Security and Cyber Defense, T-Systems
Stina Ehrensvärd, CEO and Founder, Yubico
Michal Boni, MEP, European Parliament
Representative, Industry (Blockchain) (tbc)
Representative, Industry (Artifical Intelligence) (tbc)
Ben Cade, CEO, Trustonic

15:20 – 15:40

Networking Coffee Break

15:40 – 17:00

Cyber security in the age of Digital Transformation - Securing the Industrial Internet and the Critical Infrastructure

Kaja Kallas, Member, European Parliament
Representative, Industry - Critical Infrastructure (tbc)
Representative, Industry - Critical Infrastructure (tbc)
Representative, Tech Industry (tbc)



Thursday 23 November, 2017
09.00 to 17.00




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