Competitiveness & Cybersecurity: How to Protect the Cyber Dimension in Times of COVID-19

08.10.2020 • 13.00
edited by Clusis
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The Cyber dimension with its connectivity and reliance on the Internet controls our infrastructure and enables modern life. We will review the state of the cyber dimension in Switzerland with metrics and examples and highlight the increased risk derived by COVID-19 and the rise of the home-office. Finally, I will conclude on the corner stones of cyber security to protect nations, governments, corporations and citizens

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The Clusis, Swiss Association for Information Security, is dedicated to all aspects of cybersecurity. Nonprofit organization, it was founded in 1989. Originally, the founders of Clusis are aware that companies must be made aware of the risks to which they are now exposed. Information processing technologies are booming and businesses have jumped on the bandwagon, without always being able to protect their sensitive data. Actors in the economy also need a competent interlocutor to answer their questions, Clusis was born.

Become a recognized center of expertise in all areas of information systems security, the Clusis explores new information paths, takes risks and comes back to its members with new solutions. With this experience, Clusis allows its members - today professional cybersecurity players - to consolidate, refresh their knowledge through practical experience and stimulate debate with experienced interlocutors.

The risks and threats have evolved since the creation of the association and the businesses around the security of information systems have become more complex. Today, the Clusis is a real platform for exchanges between more than 400 experts : senior professors from the academic world, competent security professionals or SMEs involved in these issues. Thanks to a flagship annual event, the Strategic Day, targeted and cutting-edge conferences, formations, the Clusis shares its updated knowledge with interested companies and experts. The success of these exchanges testifies to the quality of the speakers and their mutual contributions..


Swiss Cyber Security Days

The Swiss Cyber Security Days represent Switzerland‘s leading expertise in cyber security in an international environment. The SCSD bridge the knowledge gap between technology and society and provide insights into current and future innovative solutions to protect critical infrastructures and achieve effective cooperation between private and public sectors. The event brings together stakeholders and consultants from business, politics and research. It is open to anyone looking for solutions in the field of cyber security, be it managers of SMEs, IT managers of large companies, students or experts


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Nicolas Mayencourt

Nicolas Mayencourt is the founder and Global CEO of Dreamlab Technologies, co-author of OSSTMM and a Partner and Programme Director of the Swiss Cyber Security Days