The New Global Challenges in Cyber Security - #certcon10

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October 22nd

Presenter: Mr. Sabin Popescu, Head of Analysis, Policies and Cooperation Department, CERT-RO

10.00 – 10.50 Opening Session

  • Mr. Antonel Tănase, Secretary-General of the Romanian Government
  • H.E Adrian Zuckerman, The Ambassador of the United States of America in Romania
  • Mr. Yigal Unna, Director General, Israel National Cyber Directorate
  • Dr. Markus Richter, State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community and Federal Government Commissioner for Information Technology
  • Mr. Hans de Vries, Director of National Cyber Security Center of Nederland
  • Mr. Juhan Lepassaar, Executive Director of ENISA
  • Mr. Marian Murguleț, CIO of the Romanian Government
  • Mr. Anton Rog, Director of Cyberint Romania
  • Mr. Saad Kadhi, Head of CERT-EU
  • Dr. Guillaume Poupard, General Director of National Cybersecurity Agency (ANSSI), France

   Moderator: Mr. Dan Cîmpean, General Director of CERT-RO

11.00-13.00 Parallel sessions

    1. 5G Toolbox: the instrument of the future

  • Ms. Julie Ruff, Head of Sector in unit Cybersecurity Technology & Capacity Building, DG CNECT, European Commission
  • Mr. Andrew Greenough, Economic Officer, U.S. Embassy Bucharest
  • Dr. Tobias Mühlenbruch, Head of section, Federal Office for Information and Security (BSI), Germany
  • Mr. Pieter van den Berg, Senior Coordinating Policy Officer, Ministry of Justice and Security, Netherlands Digital Security Program
  • Mr. Evangelos Ouzounis, Head of Unit - Secure Infrastructures and Services, ENISA
  • Mr. Ioan Constantin, Cybersecurity expert, Orange, Romania

   Moderator: Mr. Sabin Popescu, Head of Analysis, Policies and Cooperation Department, CERT-RO

    2. Certification & Standardization: need or opportunity

  • Mr. Philippe Blot, Lead Expert Certification, ENISA
  • Prof. Dr. ing. Fănel Iacobescu, President of Romanian Authority for Accreditation, RENAR, Romania
  • Mr. Gheorghe Țucu, President, National Standardization Body (ASRO), Romania
  • Mr. Philippe Magnabosco, Responsible for Standardization Policy to the National Cybersecurity Agency (ANSSI), France
  • Mr. Matthias Intemann, Head of Section, Federal Office for Information and Security (BSI), Germany
  • Mr. Patrik Palm, Ericsson Director Product Security
  • Mr. Florin Dragomir, Head of the Technical Regulation Department, ANCOM, Romania
  • Mr. Valentin Necoara, Chief Technology Officer, certSIGN

   Moderator: Ms. Cosmina Moghior, Public Policy Expert, CERT-RO

    3. Cybercrime & Social engineering

  • Mr. Virgil Spiridon, Head of Operations of the Cybercrime Program Office, C-PROC, Council of Europe
  • Mr. Cătălin Zetu, Head of Bureau of Investigation of Crimes Against Information Systems within the Romanian Police
  • Mr. Scott Kerin, International Computer Hacking & Intellectual Property Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Mr. Andrei Bozeanu, Coordinator of Information Security and Monitoring Department, CERT-RO
  • Ms. Magda Popescu, Outside Legal Counsel to Microsoft Corporation, Digital Crimes Unit, EMEA
  • Mr. Liviu Arsene, Global Cybersecurity Researcher, Bitdefender
  • Mr. Yoad Dvir, Cybersecurity Tech Sales Lead, Central & Eastern Europe, Microsoft
  • Mr. Oleg Bondarenko, Director of International Research, FireEye Intelligence
  • Mr. Cristian Aflori, Technical Expert, Gheorghe Asachi Technical University, Iași, Romania

   Moderator: Mr. Mihai Rotariu, Spokesperson, CERT-RO

    4. Education, awareness & psychology in cybersecurity

  • Ms. Claudia Nicolae, general director of News Agency Agerpres, Romania
  • Mr. Sorin Stănică, Head of Prevention Department, Crime Research and Prevention Institute, the General Inspectorate of the Romanian Police
  • Mr. Ionut Florea, Presales and Marketing Director, certSIGN
  • Mr. Cristian Pațachia, Development and Innovation Manager, Orange Romania
  • Lecturer Simona Caraiman, Deputy-Rector for IT, Gheorghe Assachi Technical University, Iași, Romania
  • Mr. Adrian Danciu, Senior Regional Director South Eastern Europe, FORTINET
  • Prof. Univ. Dr. Răzvan Bologa, Faculty of Cybernetics, Statistics and Informatics, Economic Studies Academy, Bucharest
  • Dr. Tal Pavel, CEO CyBureau, Israel
  • Prof. Univ. Panait Cornel, President of the Senate of Maritime University Constanța, Romania

   Moderator: Professor Ioan Cosmin Mihai, European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL)

    5. e-Governance

  • Mr. Sabin Sărmaș, President of Digitization Romanian Authority, Romania
  • Mr. Tonu Tammer, Executive Director to the Estonian Information System Authority, Estonia
  • Mr. Cătălin Vrabie, Lecturer at National School of Political and Administrative Studies
  • Mr. Cristian Ciurea, Director of Informatics and Economic Cybernetics Department, Bucharest University of Economic Studies
  • Mr. Răzvan Jiga, ICT Manager, Romanian Ministry of Interior

   Moderator: Mr. Cezar Bărbuceanu, Public Relations Specialist, CERT-RO

    6. Women in cyber

  • Ms. Anett Madi-Nator, President at Women4Cyber Foundation
  • Ms. Vilma Tomco, Director General of the National Authority on Electronic Certification and Cyber Security, Albania
  • Ms. Liliana Musetean, IT Security Risk Management Programme Manager, European Commission
  • Ms. Isabel Baptista, Head of Development and Innovation Department - Portuguese National Cybersecurity Center, Portugal
  • Ms. Bareket Knafo, Head of the Israeli Economic Mission to Romania and Ukraine, Israel
  • Ms. Manuela Catrina, Former State Secretary for Comunication and Informational Society, Romania

   Moderator: Ms. Elliza Ciurea, Legal Advisor, CERT-RO

13.00-14.00 Break

14.00-16.00 Parallel sessions

    1. Incidents and security measures in NIS sectors: pretending and defending

  • Mr. Maciej Siciarek, Head of Division, NASK, Poland
  • Mr. Andrzej Matysiak, Project Manager, NASK, Poland
  • Mr. Marnix Dekker, Team leader Cybersecurity Breach Reporting and Telecom Security, ENISA
  • Mr. Aleksandar Ciric, Security Technical Sales Specialist SEE, IBM
  • Mr. Eugen Popescu, Cyber Security Inspector, National Civil Aeronautic Authority, Romania
  • Mr. Yugo Neumorni, President of CIO Council, Romania
  • Mr. Tudor Cristea, Regional Sales Manager at palo Alto Networks, Romania
  • Mr. Max Heinemeyer, Director of Threat Hunting, Darktrace, representing Safetech

   Moderator: Mr. Sabin Popescu, Head of Analysis, Policies and Cooperation Department, CERT-RO

    2. NIS Directive review: needs and vision

  • Ms. Raluca Ștefănuc, Policy Officer DG CNECT, European Comission
  • Mr. Lucas Buthion, Policy Officer at National Cybersecurity Agency (ANSSI), France
  • Mr. Alexandre Leite, Legal Advisor, Portuguese National Cybersecurity Center, Portugal
  • Mr. Toma Cîmpeanu, CEO of the National Association for Information Systems Security (ANSSI), Romania
  • Daniel Ioniță, Cybersecurity Manager CYMED

   Moderator: Mr. Mihai Guranda, Head of Legal Department, CERT-RO

    3. Cybersecurity Strategies and best practices

  • Mr. Mika Kerttunen, Director of Strategy, Cyber Policy Institute, Estonia
  • Mr. Aristotelis Tzafalias, Policy Officer in the Unit 'Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy Policy' within the European Commission in Brussels (Directorate-General Communication Networks, Content and Technology)
  • Mr. Cătălin Iordan, Innovation Business Lead, S&T Romania
  • Mr. Haider Pasha, Sr. Director & Chief Security Officer at Palo Alto Networks, Romania
  • Mr. Mădălin Vasile, System Engineering Manager, Fortinet
  • Mr. Liviu Arsene, Global Cybersecurity Researcher, Bitdefender
  • Mr. Ovidiu Neghina, CyberSecurity Sales Specialist, Cisco România
  • Mr. Aleksandar Ciric, Security Technical Sales Specialist SEE, IBM
  • Mr. Lasse Laukka, Head of Ericsson PSIRT
  • Mr. Andrei Popisteru, Security Engineer at Check Point Software Technologies
  • Mr. Daniel Pisaru, Chief Commercial Officer, Safetech Innovations
  • Mr. Matias Bevilacqua, Technical Manager, Mandiant

   Moderator: Ms. Cosmina Moghior, Public Policy Expert, CERT-RO

    4. Emerging technologies: IoT, Blockchain, Machine learning, Cloud computing & Quantum computing

  • Prof. dr. Udo Helmbrecht, former executive director of ENISA
  • Mr. Florin Vidu, Head of Information Security Department, ICI
  • Assoc. Prof. PhD. Eng. Gabriel Raicu, Vice-Rector for Scientific Research & Innovation Constanța Maritime University, Romania
  • Mr. Cristian Roșca, Senior Sales Executive, Public Sector, Google, Romania
  • Mr. Adrian Badea, CyberSecurity Business Development Manager, S&T Romania
  • Mr. Cătălin Mironeanu, Lecturer, “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi
  • Mr. Adrian Aron, Technical Security Architect, Cisco România
  • Mr. Derek Middlemiss, Head of Security Solutions, Engineering EME Check Point Software Technologies

   Moderator: Mr. Nelu Munteanu, Technical Director, CERT-RO

    5. Information Sharing and Analysis Centers (ISACs): necessity or opportunity

  • Mr. John Morgan Salomon, FS-ISAC Regional Director for Continental Europe, the Middle East, and Africa
  • Ms. Lucie Usher, Intelligence Officer, FS-ISAC
  • Mr. Jeffrey Bonvicin, Senior Advisor with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Washington DC, USA
  • Mr. Cristian Cucu, Strategic Advisor on IT and cybersecurity, NUCLEARELECRTICA SA, Romania
  • Mr. Dan Tofan, Security Program Manager, Secureworks

   Moderator: Mr. Cristian Priboi, Project Implementation Expert, CERT-RO

18.00-20.00 Special session

    Cooperation between state, private and academia: the US models

In the context of organizing the International Annual Conference "New Global Challenges in Cyber ​​Security - #CERTCON10", CERT-RO organizes a special session on "Cooperation between states, private and academia: the US models".

Representatives from Purdue University and from private-academic initiatives in Colorado Springs, universities with experience in the field, will deliver presentations.

The event is addressed to the academic, private and state environment, in order to promote and share good practices and results, as well as for setting up a possible bilateral US-Romania cooperation is this field, coordinated by CERT-RO.

The event is open and a link for attending the event will be displayed in due time.

  • Mr. Shawn P. Murray, President and Chief Academic Officer at Murray Security Services, assigned to the United States Missile Defense Agency
  • Mr. Vinnie Persichetti, Director of Cybersecurity Programs for the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation
  • Mr. Jason Pennington, Executive Director, Indiana IoT Lab
  • Mr. Bill Tomeo, Cybersecurity Instructor, Odyssey Early College and Career Options
  • Dr. Marc Rogers, Professor/Exec Director of Cybersecurity Programs, Dept. of Computer & Information Technology, Purdue Polytechnic Institute, Purdue University
  • Professor Anupam Joshi, Oros Family Professor and Chair, CSEE, Director of Center for Cybersecurity and The Cyberscholars Program of University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Mr. Joel Rasmus, Managing Director, CERIAS, Purdue University
  • Mr. Jerry Chappee, Defensive Cyber Operations Strategist, Air Force Satellite Control Network, ENSCO

   Moderator: Mr. Sabin Popescu, Head of Analysis, Policies and Cooperation Department, CERT-RO

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