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Joint Cyber Security Webinar


In the last few years, cyber security has become more of a priority for all types of organisations than ever before. The cyber threat landscape has greatly evolved with attackers commonly using more advanced techniques to bypass perimeter security controls organisations have implemented through the setup of Security Operation Centres (SOCs) and Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs). With the percentage of remote working constantly increasing and cyber threats evolving at a dazzling rate, automation of cybersecurity operations is now becoming a necessity for all kinds of organisations.

Six European funded projects CitySCAPE, HEIR, PUZZLE, SENTINEL, SECANT and TRAPEZE  have joined forces to respond to these emerging challenges and will present in a joint webinar on 19.01.2023 their activities, results and different approaches on cybersecurity issues in complimentary domains.

An interactive panel discussion will revolve around specific challenges and possible solutions in the transport and health domains as well as looking at opportunities for SMEs and Micro Enterprises to adopt a safer posture thanks to the projects results.

Given that cybersecurity is not just an IT issue, the event will cater for both IT specialists and a wider audience including employees from all departments and at all levels of seniority. 


The joint webinar will be held online on 19.01.2023 from 10:00 to 14:30 CET.

Registration is free of charge but mandatory! You can book your seat → here.



10:00-10:15 | Welcome and opening of the event, presentation of event agenda

              Angelos Amditis, Research and Development Director (ICCS/NTUA) & CitySCAPE Project Coordinator

10:15-12:45 | Session 1 Project Presentations

10:15-10:35 | CitySCAPE presentation + 5min Q&As  (Download)

              Jason Sioutis, Project Manager, Project Coordination Team (ICCS)

10:35-10:55 | HEIR presentation + 5min Q&As (Download)

              Herve Debar, Project Coordinator (IMT)

10:55-11:15 | PUZZLE presentation + 5min Q&As (Download)

               Jasna Komatović, Communication and Dissemination Manager (Vojvodina ICT Cluster – VOICT)

11:15-11:30 | Coffee break     

11:30-11:50 | SENTINEL presentation + 5min Q&As (Download)

              Siranush Akarmazyan, Project Coordination team member (ITML)

12:05-12:25 | TRAPEZE presentation + 5min Q&As (Download)

              Alexander Vasylchenko, Project Manager (TenForce)

12:25-12:45 |  SECANT presentation + 5min Q&As (Download)

              Monica Caballero, Project Manager (Supported Smart Innovaton (SuSI) & Dimitris Kavallieros, Scientific Manager (CERTH)

12:45-13:30 | Lunch break      

13:30-14:25 | Session 2 - Cyber Security Challenges in H2020 projects

Open discussion on challenges/topics, such as:

  • GDPR and data handling
  • Security assurance
  • Project approach on NIS directive
  • Standardisation and security labelling contribution          

Moderator: Jason Sioutis (ICCS)


CitySCAPE - Karl Grün, Austrian Standards; Thierry Henault, CS Group; Sammy Haddad, Oppida

HEIR - Herve Debar, IMT; Michalis Smyrlis, Sphynx Technology Solutions AG; Apostolis Zarras, FORTH

PUZZLE - Giannis Ledakis, UBITECH

SENTINEL - Siranush Akarmazyan, ITML

TRAPEZE - Alexander Vasylchenko, TenForce

SECANT - Sokratis Nifakos, Karolinska Inst, Orestis Mavropoulos, Exalens, Charilaos Zarakovitis, Axon

14:25-14:30 |  Wrap-up and conclusions          

               Jason Sioutis (ICCS)


Registration is free of charge but mandatory! Book your place → here.


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