|Week||Date||Time IST||Time CET||Topic||Speaker|
|1/10||17:00 – 18:45||13:30 – 15:15||Inauguration||See Program Inauguration|
|4/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Data protection and the GDPR||Dr. Elif Kiesow Cortez|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||Types of attacks and legal aspects and cyber laws||Ashok Ram Kumar|
|5/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Incident Response||Godert Jan van Manen|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||Cybersecurity and AI||Martijn Neef|
|6/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Accountability for Cyber Security||Frits Bussemaker|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||Global Forum on Cyber Expertise (GFCE)||David van Duren|
|19:30 – 20:30||16:00 – 17:00||Cloud computing||Kotinligeshwar Rao|
|7/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||IoT Security||Yashodhan Vivek|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||IoT Security Assessment||Amit Rao, VP|
|19:30 – 20:30||16:00 – 17:00||National Cyber Resilence Game||Michel Rademaker|
|8/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Explanation Challenges||Michel Rademaker|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||Basics of Digital/mobile forensics||Venkatesh Murthy|
|19:30 – 20:30||16:00 – 17:00||Digital Trust Management||Rammohan Bommireddi|
|21:00||17:30||Opening test Challenges
|9/10||21:00||17:30||Deadline test Challenges
|2||Entire week||Working on Challenges|
|14/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Feedback on Cyber Resillience Game||Michel Rademaker|
|Week||Date||Time IST||Time CET||Topic||Speaker|
|3||18/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Forensics in Cybersecurity||Hans Henseler|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||TBA||Alexander Klimburg|
|19:30 – 20:30||16:00 – 17:00||Upcoming Privacy Law||Anand Krishna|
|19/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||TBA||Els de Busser|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||Ransomware||Chris Painter:|
|20/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Dynamic program analysis||Prof. Gopinath Kanchi|
|18:15 – 19:15||14:45 – 15:45||Network Security, RSA, Data encryption standards||Prof. Suresh Kumar Lokhande|
|21/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||Browser forensics||Sai Krishna|
|22/10||17:00 – 18:00||13:30 – 14:30||IoT Device Fingerprinting & Phishing Detection||Prof. Bruhadeshwar Bezawada|
|29/10||17:00 – 20:30||13:30 – 17:00||Student Presentations and Pitches +
Wrap up session
Frits Bussemaker – Chair Institute for Accountability in the Digital Age
Bussemaker has a passion for bringing people together in the Digital Age. He has initiated and helped run a number of (international) communities focused on linking Information Technology, Innovation and Impact. He is furthermore a coach and Program Director and supports organizations on business community building.
He is currently the chair of the ‘Institute for Accountability in the Digital Age’. An association instigated by UNESCO aimed to help define instruments for, and manage accountability in the Digital Age. Furthermore, he leads the Dutch Government’s Innovation Community.
He has been working in the International ICT industry since the 80s. He started with a Dutch Start up and has since then held various marketing and alliance positions with consultancy-, software firms and associations including: CIONET
where he was the Secretary General International Relations a community of over 7000 CIOs where he represented the community with international institutes like the European Commission.
He does (pro deo) work for number of (international) organizations, conferences and communities including: founding member and vice-chair of the outreach committee of the ITU ‘AI for Good Global Summit (Geneva) with over 35 UN Agencies involved, YPO’s European Impact Summit and iPoort an association to discuss digitization with members of the Dutch parliament. He is a regular speaker and chair at international events. He has an MSc from Delft University.
Dr. Alexander Klimburg – Director of GCSC
Dr. Alexander Klimburg is Director of the Cyber Policy and Resilience Program at The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies, and Director of the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace Initiative and Secretariat. Dr. Klimburg is an Affiliate and former Fellow at Harvard University, a nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council, and an associate fellow at the Austrian Institute of European and Security Policy.
Dr. Klimburg has worked on numerous topics within the wider field of international cybersecurity since 2007. He has acted as an adviser to a number of governments and international organizations on national cybersecurity strategies, international norms of behavior in cyberspace and cyber-conflict (including war, cyber-crime, and cyber-espionage), critical infrastructure protection, and internet governance. He has participated in international and intergovernmental discussions within the European Union and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe and has been a member of various national, international, NATO, and EU policy and working groups. He has given dozens of invited talks and regularly participates and organizes track 1.5 diplomatic initiatives as well as technical research groups. He is author and editor of numerous books, research papers, and commentaries and has often been featured in the international media, including in Newsweek, Reuters, and others. His most recent book The Darkening Web: The War for Cyberspace was published by Penguin Press.
Christopher Painter – Former Top US Cyber Diplomat
Christopher Painter is a globally recognized leader and expert on cybersecurity and cyber policy, Cyber Diplomacy and combatting cybercrime. He has been on the vanguard of U.S. and international cyber issues for over twenty five years—first as a prosecutor of some of the most high-profile cybercrime cases in the country and then as a senior official at the Department of Justice, FBI, the National Security Council and finally the State Department. He has initiated, helped drive, or advised on virtually every major U.S. cyber policy for over a decade and has created innovative new organizations and approaches to deal with threats and take advantage of opportunities in cyberspace.
In his most recent role as the nation’s top cyber diplomat, Mr. Painter coordinated and led the United States’ diplomatic efforts to advance an open, interoperable, secure and reliable Internet and information infrastructure and advised the Secretary and Deputy Secretary of State on these emerging issues. The pioneering office that Mr. Painter established — the Office of the Coordinator for Cyber Issues — was the first high-level position and office dedicated to advancing the diplomatic aspects of cyber issues ranging from national security to human rights matters. These issues include promoting norms of responsible state behavior and cyber stability, preventing cyber conflict, enhancing deterrence, advancing cybersecurity, fighting cybercrime, promoting multi-stakeholder Internet governance and advancing Internet freedom.
Dr. Elif Kiesow Cortez – Researcher Cybersecurity
Dr. Elif Kiesow Cortez is a lecturer in the International and European Law Programme and also a researcher for the Cybersecurity Center of Expertise at The Hague University of Applied Sciences (THUAS). Elif is the coordinator of the interdisciplinary university-wide Cybersecurity Minor at THUAS. Elif currently teaches courses on Data Protection and Privacy Compliance, Law and Economics in addition to her courses in the Cybersecurity Minor.
Before joining THUAS, Elif was a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics at Harvard Law School. Elif’s doctoral research at the Graduate School in Law and Economics, University of Hamburg, was funded by the German Research Association (DFG). During her doctoral studies, Elif was a visiting fellow at Harvard Business School and a visiting scholar at Berkeley School of Law.
Elif’s research is focused on utilizing economic analysis of law to provide recommendations for solving cooperation problems between public and private actors in the domains of data protection and privacy. Elif is currently a member of the IAPP Advisory Board on CIPP/E Exam Development. She is a frequent speaker on data protection, privacy and cybersecurity issues.
Hans Henseler – Professor at the University of Applied Sciences Leiden
Hans is senior advisor at the Netherlands Forensic Institute and a part-time professor Digital Forensics & E-Discovery at the University of Applied Sciences Leiden. He is also a member of the board of the Netherlands Register of Court Experts (NRGD) and chairman of the Board of Directors of DFRWS. Hans received his M.Sc. in Computer Science from Delft University of Technology and holds a Ph.D. on Artificial Neural Networks from the University of Maastricht. In 1992 he founded the department of forensic computer science at the Netherlands Forensic science Institute (NFI) and in 1996 he was vice chairman of the International Organisation on Computer Evidence (IOCE). From 2000-2006 he was CTO at ZyLAB and responsible for ZyLAB’s E-Discovery software suite devops, support and services. From 2006-2010 Hans was director of Forensic Technology Solutions at PwC and was leading the PwC Eurofirms Forensic Technology Solutions practice. He managed large scale multi-national E-Discovery projects including data collection, email review and financial data analysis. From 2010-2014 he was partner and senior E-Discovery consultant at Fox IT. Besides E-Discovery projects he also led the development of Tracks Inspector. Tracks Inspector separated from Fox-IT after a management buy-out in 2014 where Hans was CEO and co-founder until the acquisition by Magnet Forensics in 2018.Hans was Director of Digital Evidence Review with Magnet Forensics until March 2020.
David van Duren – Director of the Global Forum on Cyber Expertise (GFCE)
David van Duren is the Director of the Global Forum on Cyber Expertise (GFCE) Secretariat since the official launch in 2015. In 2014 Mr. van Duren played a highly significant role in the realization of the Global Conference on Cyber Space 2015 in the Hague, Netherlands. Between 2010 and 2014 Mr. van Duren was responsible for the realization of the: • Dutch National Cyber Security Strategy (February 2011);• Dutch National Cyber Security Centre (January 2012); • Division of Cyber Security Policy, including national and international policy; • Second Dutch National Cyber Security Strategy (October 2013). Mr. van Duren has a MSc. degree in Economics and Psychology.
Dr. Els de Busser – Assistant Professor Leiden University
Dr. Els De Busser is Assistant Professor Cyber Security Governance at the Institute for Security and Global Affairs and Educational Director of the executive master’s programme Cyber Security, both at Leiden University, the Netherlands. She is a researcher in the The Hague Program for Cyber Norms and a lecturer in the Master Crisis and Security Management and the Bachelor in Safety and Security Studies, Leiden University. Dr. Els De Busser is Assistant Professor Cyber Security Governance at the Institute for Security and Global Affairs and Educational Director of the Cyber Security Academy, both at Leiden University, the Netherlands. She is a researcher in the The Hague Program for Cyber Norms and a lecturer in the Master Crisis and Security Management and the Bachelor in Safety and Security Studies, Leiden University.
She has 18 years of experience in scientific research and education in data protection, privacy, cyber security, and European criminal law at Ghent University, Belgium; Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Germany and the Hague University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands.
Her book “Data Protection in EU and US Criminal Cooperation” (2009, Maklu) was awarded with the international Siracusa Prize for Young Penalists (AIDP – Siracusa Institute) in 2014. Els De Busser is a member of the Standing Committee of Experts on International Immigration, Refugee and Criminal Law (Meijers Committee) and Deputy Secretary-General of AIDP (Association Internationale de Droit Pénal).
Michel Rademaker – Deputy Director The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies
Michel Rademaker is one of the co-founders of HCSS and the deputy Director. He has fifteen years of hands-on experience as an officer in The Royal Netherlands Army, where he held various military operational and staff posts and also served a term in former Yugoslavia. He has a masters degree obtained at the University of Tilburg. After leaving the armed forces, Mr. Rademaker went on to work at the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) as a project and program manager and senior policy advisor on security topics for ten years. Eg. as NATO RTO project leader, he and his team developed serious gaming assessment methods.
At HCSS he is responsible for product and project development. He is particularly interested in setting up (inter)national multi-stakeholder projects, both with a combined qualitative as well as quantitative focus, on new and upcoming strategic security and geo-economic themes like cyber and raw materials etc. His fields of expertise include security strategy, policy, concepts and doctrines, technology assessments, geopolitical and economic security implications of climate change, raw materials and energy supply and serious gaming techniques. He implemented with his teams big data analytics in projects building interactive monitors and dashboards. He organizes Cyber Security Summerschools with international partners like NATO and Europol.
Martijn Neef – Innovation Manager Artifical Intelligence at Technische Universiteit Delft
Martijn Neef has worked for almost a decade as a researcher and coordinator for Delft Cooperation on Intelligent Systems. Amongst other, he worked there as the coordinator of the “Collaborative Decision Making” research cluster in the ICIS project (http://www.icis.d-cis.nl) – a 25 million Euro national research project on smart agent-empowered systems for a safer and more resilient society.
However, Neef’s main occupation has been as a senior innovator, consultant and research coordinator at TNO, where he worked for over 20 years and focussed on defense, safety and security issues. In 2021 Neef started as Innovation Manager Artificial Intelligence at the Delft University of Technology in the Innovation & Impact Centre, where Neef’s main working domains are artificial intelligence, data science and digitalisation – in particular in safety & security, maritime and port environments and technical industries.
Godert Jan van Manen – Co-founder at Northwave
Godert Jan van Manen started his career in (cyber) security when he was only 17 years old at the Dutch Ministry of Defence as a civilian (cyber) security consultant. At the age of 19, he was send into war territory and was already ranked as Captan and received an official commendation from the British Royal army for his work done with the NATO Multinational Brigade North-West in Bosnia and Herzegovina (MNB-NW). Godert Jan worked with several international and Dutch intelligence agencies and later co-founded a cyber security company. This company is now one of the biggest Dutch based IT-Security companies privately held in the Netherlands (Northwave). Amongst the clients he advised are the Dutch National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC-NL), part of the National Coordinator for Security and Counterterrorism (NCTV). Multinationals, Dutch National serviceproviders and mayor investments banks, aswell as several other Ministries within the Dutch government. With over 20+ years of experience in the world that we now call “Cyber” Godert Jan is also frequently asked as a (internationally) speaker and lecturer on the topics of Incident Response, Threat Intelligence, Pentesting, Reverse Engineering and building/maintaining Security Operation Centres.
Ashok Ram Kumar – Founder and Managing Partner at Wordict-IP
Ashok Ram Kumar, an Attorney with a Master’s Degree in IPR and Founder of Wordict-IP® (An exclusive 28 year old boutique IP Law Firm), has 32 years of handling IPR issues, be it Litigation, Enforcement, Valuation or Prosecution, with special focus on Patent Litigation, Trademark Litigation, Copyright Litigation and Design Litigation at various levels from Trial Stage, Appellate Stage and at Supreme Court.
He has experience in handling issues pertaining to Intellectual Property Law (filing of IP Applications, prosecuting IP Applications, enforcement through Litigation and Valuation of IP, Anti-counterfeiting etc.). He has also handled filing and prosecuting of Applications in USA, ARIPO, OAPI, EU and South East Asia. In addition to the above, he has addressed issues pertaining to IP Audit and Valuation for Companies for their Acquisitions, Mergers and Annual Assessments.
He has lead Corporate Training sessions, Lectures on specific IPR and IT issues for various sectors, including Business Houses, National Institute of Fashion Technology, CII, APTDC, JNU, JNTU, NIT and other Government and Non-government Organizations.
The other forte of his Practice is handling issues pertaining to Information Technology Law, Corporate IT Security Issues and Cyber Space Property Rights etc. which also includes Litigation concerning Cyber Crimes, Forensics, Digital Foot Printing and Analysis.
He is also a Certified Mediator from BIMACC, Bangalore, with focus on IPR Mediation.
He is a Member of the AIPPI, INTA and the Intellectual Property Law Practitioners’ Association, India.
Kotilingeshwar Rao Vudhari – Senior Vice President at Cloudt4C Services
Information Technology Professional with more than two decades of experience in IT Infrastructure, Information Security and Cloud Operations design and delivery architecting efficient, effective and scalable global Operations for public, private or hybrid clouds providing support for enterprise in a 24×7 follow the Sun delivery model. Improving delivery efficiency by breaking traditional team silos and creating lean CloudOps while integrating offshore or right-shoring into existing delivery model. Additional experience in Information Security including policy formulation and implementation, IS Risk Management, Audits and Compliance and Security Operations
Yashodhan Vivek Mandke – IoT Security Researcher
Yashodhan has over 11 years of experience in R&D for IoT and AI product development and security. He is pursuing a PhD in Astrophotonics, and is currently working as Head of Compliance and quality at Payatu Security Consulting pvt ltd. In this capacity, he is responsible for IoT security and the creation of new methods and algorithms for IoT security.
Amit Rao – VP Trusted Objects
Amit Rao has over 20 years of diversified experience across business roles in Semiconductors & Technology domain – from cutting edge to frugal engineering across diverse markets & segments -industrial, automotive, consumer, medical, telecom, defense & space. Amongst others, Rao has worked as an engineer for Shonkh Technologies International and StMicroelectronics. He has also worked for Texas Instruments for more than 10 years. Now he serves as an export on the Internet of Things at the International Organization for Standardization and works as the VP at Strategy & Business Development department of Trusted Objects.
Venkatesh Murthy – Director at Data Security Council of India
Digital Forensics professional with substantial experience in Cybercrime Investigation, Digital Forensics and training. Worked with many state police agencies in capacity building for handling Cybercrimes.
Managing the Capacity building program for Law Enforcement officials in Cyber Crime Investigation through DSCI Cyber Labs located in different cities of India. Involved deeply in setting up of Cyber forensics investigation & training facilities setup by DSCI. Contributed in Development of (ISC)2 Cyber Forensics credential CCFP as a Subject Matter Expert.
Organized exclusive Cybercrime training programs for CBI(Central Bureau of Investigation) Academy, Indian Air Force, Military Police, North Eastern Police Academy, Department of Public prosecution, Judiciary department, Banking professionals, Law students and police officers of different states. Took the lead in development of Cybercrime resource materials for the use of Law Enforcement officials. Involved in setting up of Centre For Cybercrime Training & Research (CCITR)- country’s unique initiative under PPP model. Prior to joining DSCI worked with Cyber Crime Police Station, CID, Karnataka as Technical Expert (consultant) and provided technical assistance in Cybercrime case investigation.
Ramamohan Reddy Bommireddi – CEO & MD at DigitalTrust Technologies Private Limited
DigitalTrust enables TRUST in the Digital Ecosystems of the governments and enterprises by leveraging the strengths of government-driven eID/Digital ID initiatives. DigitalTrust enables the integration of “Trusted Identification”, “Trusted Authentication”, “Trusted Communications” and “Trusted Transactions”.
Ramamohan is passionate about “Enabling and accelerating the usage of eID/Digital IDs” to achieve the key objectives of eID/Digital ID programmes, in the areas of “delivery of citizen services and benefits” in a Secured, Trusted and Transparent manner. This passion drives him to lead the “Team DigitalTrust” with visibly raw and high energy, big risk taking mindset and outgoing people relationships and networking reach-out, to bring value and opportunities.
Anand Krishnan – Manager Policy at Data Security Council of India
Anand Krishnan is a public policy professional with a demonstrated history of working in the domain of technology policy, with an overarching focus on data privacy, cyber security and cross border data flows. He currently works as a Manager at the Policy department of the Data Security Council of India.
Prof. Kanchi Gopinath – Professor at Indian Institute of Science
K. Gopinath is a professor at Indian Institute of Science in the Computer Science and Automation Department. His research interests are primarily in the computer systems area (Operating Systems, Storage Systems, Systems Security and Systems Verification). He is a coauthor of a recently published book on “Resource Proportional Software Design for Emerging Systems,” Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2020. He has been in the past an associate editor of IEEE Computer Society Letters and that of ACM Trans. on Storage.
His education has been at IIT-Madras (B.Tech’77), University of Wisconsin, Madison (MS’80) and Stanford University (PhD’88). He has also worked at AMD (Sunnyvale) (’80-’82), and as a PostDoc (’88-’89) at Stanford.
Prof. Suresh Kumar Lokhande – Associate Professor Department of Computer Science and Engineering Osmania University
Prof. Lokhande currently teaches at the department of Computer Science and Engineering at Osmania Univeristy. He has been orking as an Assistant Professor since 1991, and as an Associate Professor since 2000 He teaches courses in C/C++, Data Structures, Data Communication and Networks, Network Security, and Mobile Computing.
Sai Krishna – Cyber Security Consultant at Cybersecurity CoE Telangana/DSCI
Sai Krishna has over 6 years of experience in Cyber Security Domain. Dedicated professional with an excellent work ethic. Experienced in a wide range of technologies with the ability to learn quickly and adapt to new environments.
Prof. Bruhadeshwar Bezawada – Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Jammu
Prof. Bruhadeshwar Bezawada is an Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Jammu. Before, he has worked as a Professor at Mahindra École Centrale and as an Assistant Professor at the Internatinal Institute of Information Technology,
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