You are invited to an evening conference featuring a panel of seasoned experts that have some of the most unusual job descriptions in Switzerland.
Spooks, Hackers, & Intruders, September 7, 2016, Zurich
Smartphones, smartwatches, electronic door-locks, sensor-loaded automobiles and factories – digitalization creates tremendous new opportunities. But it also offers a host of new opportunities for spooks, hackers and intruders. What are the risks? What are the most sinister, surprising and deadly security threats facing business, society and consumers today? Is there any way to prevent such threats? Get answers at this premium INSEAD event, featuring a panel of seasoned security experts, followed by Q&A, wine and a fine apéro riche. Join us for a truly unique event!
Candid Wüest, Principal Threat Researcher, Symantec Security Response
With Symantec for 13 years, Candid is a popular speaker and an expert in financial sector cyber-crime and digital threats. Prior to Symantec, he was a security analyst at IBM Research Lab in Ruschlikon. He has an MSc in Computer Science, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH).
Markus Brändle, Group Head of Cyber Securtiy, ABB
Markus Brändle is globally responsible for all aspects of cyber security for the ABB Group, including ensuring that ABB products and system offerings support customers’ cyber security needs. He holds a PhD in Computer Science, ETH.
Leon V. Schumacher, CEO, DigitalEkho & pEp Security
Leon is an IT/Security entrepreneur, whose companies DigitalEkho and pEp offer services and solutions in privacy and IT security. He is also the former Group CIO of Novartis and ArcelorMittal. He has completed post-MBA programs at INSEAD and Kellogg, and holds an MBA from HEC Paris and MSc Electrical Engineering, ETH.
Carsten Tschritter, CTO, FAST Protect AG
Carsten is an entrepreneur with two decades of experience leading companies and developing innovative products that protect people, property and critical infrastructure assets utilizing video surveillance and other technologies. He is a graduate of the University of Chemnitz.