The European University Cyprus is happy to announce the online launch event of its Cyber Security Competence Center, CYBER.CERIDES on the 21st of October 2020, 10:30 CET.
We invite you to participate to the start of CYBER.CERIDES!
The opening ceremony will be addressed by the Deputy Ministry to the President of Cyprus for Research, Innovation & Digital Policy, Kyriacos Kokkinos.
The online event will host a series of prestigious speakers, including Despina Spanou, the Head of Cabinet of European Commission Vice-President Schinas; Oxford University Prof Ciaran Martin, former CEO of the UK NCSC; Freddy Dezeure, Global Cybersecurity Leader And Former Head of CERT-EU; George Michaelides, Commissioner of Communications, and Profs Paul Timmers and George Metakides.
Last but not least, we are excited to welcome a speech by Michael Daniel, President and CEO of Cyber Threat Alliance and former Special Assistant to President Obama and Cybersecurity Coordinator on the USA National Security Council Staff.
Our launch program includes a cyber-risk ‘101’, practical cases studies and a panel debate of our world-class International Advisory Board in interactions with the audience.
Cybersecurity has risen to the top of political agendas. Cyber-attacks create huge damage for companies and organizations. It is important for governments, businesses and academia to stay at the forefront of these developments through cyber-risk assessment. CYBER.CERIDES aims to provide world-class expertise in cybersecurity and risk and decision sciences through research, education and training, consultancy and entrepreneurship.