๐ŸŒŸ Beam Up to the BE-CYBER Experience Sharing Day! ๐ŸŒŸ 

๐Ÿš€ Embrace the Next Frontier ๐Ÿš€

Dear fellow Cyber Explorers,

Ever pondered the shape of cybersecurity in the distant realm of 2033? As technology leaps forward, so do the intricacies of cyber threats, demanding a perpetual evolution in our defensive strategies. The Cyber Security Coalition, in partnership with the leading edge of technology, invites you to embark on an intergalactic journey into the depths of cybersecurity excellence.

By envisioning how the industry will change in ten years, you can prepare for future challenges. Renowned cybersecurity experts will grace our BE-CYBER stage, sharing their cutting-edge insights and predictions for the future. Be ready to be enlightened by their wisdom and harness their expertise to safeguard our digital frontiers.

๐Ÿ“… Date: 26 October 2023 (in-person event)

๐Ÿ•˜ Time: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

๐ŸŒ Venue: BluePoint Conference Centre, Boulevard August Reyerslaan 80, 1000 Brussels 

โœจ Event Highlights โœจ 

Keynote: Dr. Cรฉcile Wendling 

๐ŸŒŸ โ€œThe Future of Cybersecurity for Individuals and Societies.โ€๐ŸŒŸ

Dr. Wendling is not your typical cybersecurity expert: she is an international risk expert and a futurist who believes in looking beyond facts and data. With over 15 yearsโ€™ experience in strategic foresight, Dr. Wendling brings a unique perspective to the table. She understands that the future of cybersecurity isnโ€™t just about technology, but about developing long-term thinking in a systemic, sustainable, and disruptive way.

๐Ÿ”Join us as Dr. Wendling explores the intersection of cybersecurity, technology, and global geopolitics. Her insights will undoubtedly inspire us to chart a path toward a safer and more secure future.

Four Tracks of Discovery: 

Prepare to be enveloped in an immersive journey as we navigate through four captivating tracks, each focusing on a specific domain and pushing the boundaries of your cybersecurity acumen.

SPOCK Track: Securing the Digital Frontier

The threat landscape is a chameleon, shifting and adapting with remarkable speed. As businesses embrace the digital era, the line between innovation and vulnerability blurs. Uncover the changing strategies of cybercriminals and their relentless pursuit of your digital kingdom. As frontier technologies propel us forward, how do insurers adapt their strategies to protect the evolving digital landscape?

Speakers & Panelists: Saad Kadhi (CERT.eu), Filip De Cock (KBC Group), Benoรฎt Montens (Assuralia), Anne-Sophie Coppens (Marsh), Elene Bogaert (Beazley), Philippe Cousin (HISCOX), Tom Van Britsom (Vanbreda Risk & Benefits)

PICARD Track: OT/ICS: The New Security Frontier

In a world teeming with Internet-connected industrial marvels, the fusion of Operational Technology (OT) and Information Technology (IT) has opened portals to innovation โ€“ but also to unprecedented risks. Join us for a track that unearths this crucial frontier where the stakes are high, the challenges are real, and the future is waiting to be fortified.

Speakers & Panelists: Dominic Storey (Tenable), Kai Thomsen (SANS Instructor), Soultana Ellinidou (Thales Group Belgium), Jean-Georges Valle (Kroll Associates), Geoffroy Moens (Schneider), Bart Claeys (Ebo-Enterprises)

WORF Track: Cybersecurity fuelled by Frontier Technologies

Dive into the uncharted waters where innovation meets security, and the unknown is our playground. In this dynamic landscape, the cybersecurity industry emerges as both sentinel and pioneer. Discover how our experts leverage frontier technologies to fortify digital ramparts. Join us for an inspiring debate that unravels the frontier technologies which hold the promise of reshaping our digital reality.

Speakers & Panelists: Jean-Luc Trullemans (ESA), Ken Ducatel, Els Meyvaert (Fujitsu), Nigel Smart (KU Leuven), Denys Bornauw (Blockchain4Belgium), Tatjana Evas (European Commission), Evarest Schoofs (OneBonsai)

GUINAN Track: The Next Frontier: Personal Data Empowerment

Imagine a world where your data is not a commodity, but a force that you wield with autonomy and purpose. Join us for an electrifying track that dissects the DNA of data empowerment. Uncover the secrets behind organizations’ data conundrums. Why do even the most advanced entities struggle? Explore the solutions to help them transcend these challenges and unlock the true potential of their data assets.

Speakers & Panelists: Bart Jacobs (Raboud Nijmegen University), Max Schrems (NOYB.eu), Erik Van Zuuren (Trustcore.eu), Ulrika Dellrud (Smarter Contracts), Laurens Behaeghe (athumi), Cornelia Kutterer (Future of Privacy Forum)

The full programme will be announced at the beginning of October. 

Special Guest Appearance: Dries Depoorter: 

Prepare to be astounded as we welcome the extraordinary Dries Depoorter, a renowned technologist and security aficionado, as our special guest. His stellar achievements and unique perspectives will leave you inspired and ready to face the cybersecurity challenges of tomorrow. 

In the spirit of boundless imagination and space exploration, we encourage all attendees to don their finest Star Trek attire. Unleash your inner Starfleet officer or boldly go as your favorite extraterrestrial species. Let your creativity shine as we celebrate the futuristic vision of cybersecurity! 

๐Ÿ”’ Boldly stride into the next frontier. Register now! ๐Ÿ”’ 

Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to network with industry pioneers, gain invaluable knowledge, and fortify your cybersecurity arsenal. 

Together, we will defy the cybersecurity challenges that lie ahead, protect our digital universe, and ensure a safer and more secure future for all. Join us on this extraordinary voyage, as we boldly strive to make cyberspace a realm free from threats and vulnerabilities. 

Registration awaits your command: click here!

May the cybersecurity force be with you! 

The Cyber Security Coalition 


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