Partnering for Cyber Resilience November 2012 Newsletter
“These are not just a setof important principles,they are evidence of howwe can work together aspublic and private sectorleaders to raiseawareness and buildresilience. I’m fullycommitted to suchPrinciples. In a hyper-connected world, wemust contribute to asafe, shared digitalenvironment.”
, Vice-President andCommissioner for the Digital Agenda,European Commission, thusexpressed her support for thePartnering for Cyber Resilienceinitiative on October 16, 2012, at thefirst
. ‘TGC2012’was held to improve cyber resiliencefor critical infrastructures. Hosted bythe Dutch Center for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) andsupported by the World EconomicForum, the event sought toemphasize the importance of cyberresilience. The conference wasmoderated by
, Chief Editor of
(theDutch Financial Times). Speakersincluded
Harry van Dorenmalen
,Chairman, IBM Europe;
, Chief Research Officer, F-Secure;
, EMEA Cyber Security Leader, Deloitte;
, Head of IT Industry, World Economic Forum;
, former CEO of ICANN;
Michel van Eeten
, Professor,Delft University of Technology;
The Grand Conference 2012: New Partners and EuropeanCommission Endorsement for Partnering for Cyber Resilience Initiative
, Director-General,Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation of theNetherlands. The objective of theconference was to raise awareness of C-level management and toemphasize resilience of organizationsand critical infrastructure in particular. The event asked executives to showleadership and take action. In addition,it provided a way to build the network of C-level management on the topic of cyber resilience.With a combination of talks, masterclasses and networking opportunities,the event provided a rich and immersiveexperience for participants. The dayculminated in the closing ceremonywhere Royal KPN, Alliander and theNetherlands Organization for AppliedScientific Research (TNO) joined thePartnership by signing the Principles forCyber Resilience.
, Vice-President and Commissioner for the Digital Agenda, European Commission, during TheGrand Conference 2012, on October 16, 2012 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Signing ceremony for the Partnership for Cyber Resilience
during The Grand Conference 2012, onOctober 16, 2012 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.