ISSE 2017 ‘The Future of Digital Security and Trust’ Full Conference Programme Announced

ISSE 2017 ‘The Future of Digital Security and Trust’ Full Conference Programme Announced

Registrations Now Open for 14th and 15th November Conference at Deloitte’s Gateway Building, Brussels National Airport, Belgium

EEMA, the leading independent, not for profit, European Think Tank addressing identity, trust, privacy, cybersecurity, IoT, Cognitive/AI and mobiles, today announced the programme for ISSE 2017. EEMA’s 19th annual Information Security Solutions Europe conference focuses on ‘The Future of Digital Security and Trust’ and will be hosted by Deloitte in Brussels on 14th and 15th November 2017.

This year, delegates attending from around the world will have the choice of more than 40 keynote presentations, workshops, seminars and panel debates, as well as an exhibition area showcasing the latest technology innovations. Topics for ISSE track sessions include…

  • GDPR for CEOs
  • Cybersecurity forensics for CIOs
  • Blockchain identity and security management
  • eIDAS
  • EU projects
  • Banking and finance – IAM and KYC challenges
  • IOT legal framework challenges
  • Mobile identity challenges and solutions
  • Quantum cryptography

ISSE 2017 will host track sessions for the European Trust Foundation – an initiative created and co-ordinated by EEMA that aims to strengthen digital trust throughout Europe, as well as EU projects including LIGHTest and FutureTrust (for which EEMA is a project partner), CASPAR, Konfido, RECRED, TREDISEC and WITDOM. EEMA will also run a workshop with the European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO).

Keynote speakers confirmed for ISSE 2017 are…

  • Piet Vandendriessche, CEO Deloitte Belgium
  • Philippe De Backer, Belgian Secretary of State for Privacy
  • Markus Kaiser, CEO, Federal Computing Centre of Austria (BRZ)
  • Kim Cameron, Architect of Identity, Microsoft, Inc, USA
  • Despina Spanou, Director Digital Society, Trust & Cyber Security, DG Connect

ISSE 2017 will close with the annual Cryptographic Year in Perspective, presented by Professor Bart Preneel of KU Leuven.

Biographies of all confirmed speakers are available at:

Organisations participating in ISSE 2017 include ABN AMRO, Adobe Systems, ADUCID, AMF Ventures, Arsys Internet S.L., Atos, AUTHADA GmbH, B.EST Solutions, Belgian Mobile ID, Bit4ID, BRZ, Cryptomathic, EEMA, Deloitte, DG Connect, ISARA Corporation, KU Leuven, Microsoft, PwC, Signicat, Studio AG, T-Systems, University of Abu Dhabi, US NIST and Verizon.

An early bird registration of €475+VAT for EEMA member and €690+VAT for non-members is available until 30th September. Complimentary passes are available for members of the media at EEMA’s discretion. For registration information visit:

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