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interview with HCL

Interview with Magnus Wennergren, HCL

As the necessity of a geographically distributed workforce becomes evident, the IT infrastructure challenges associated with it continue to grow. Global businesses must be able to securely monitor, mitigate, and manage remote user access to enterprise assets, applications, and platforms. Ahead of the Global Cyber Conference, Samir Aliyev, CEO and Founder...
interview with Balbix

Interview with Gaurav Banga, Balbix

Measuring cyber risk in Francs, Euros, or Dollars, allows security leaders to demonstrate their return on security investments (ROSI), and work with senior executives to determine acceptable levels of risk. Ahead of the Global Cyber Conference, Samir Aliyev, CEO and Founder of the Swiss Cyber Institute, takes the opportunity to...
GCC partner interview

Interview with István Lám, Tresorit

Companies can reap many benefits from cloud computing, but few have realised these benefits at scale. Ahead of the Global Cyber Conference, Samir Aliyev, CEO and Founder of the Swiss Cyber Institute, takes the opportunity to speak with István Lám, CEO of Tresorit, an end-to-end encrypted productivity solutions provider, about...
interview with recorded future

Interview with Marie Brattberg, Recorded Future

Cyber defenders struggle with acute uncertainty around who may or may not be targeting their industry and their people at any moment. Difficult questions arise. What tools and techniques are being used to target what infrastructure? Does that infrastructure belong to me or any of my third-party vendors? Am I...
cisco interview

Interview with Wolfgang Roelz, Cisco

With digitalization, the amount of software being introduced into the market is increasing exponentially, and so are the number of vulnerabilities. This leads to security teams facing a tidal wave of known vulnerabilities while IT teams are being crushed by the demand to patch it all.  Samir Aliyev, CEO and...
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Interview with Ilias Chantzos, Broadcom 

Prior to the conference, we had the opportunity to chat with Ilias Chantzos, Global Privacy Officer and Head of Government Affairs programmes for EMEA of Broadcom. Ilias shared his insights on security and regulatory compliance, what makes a strong cybersecurity culture, the importance of skilled cyber talent, and his prediction on...
GCC interview

Interview with Janek Maiwald, DGC Switzerland

A multitude of industries and public institutions are increasingly using blockchain technology to share data, process deals, or handle financial transactions. While blockchains are considered tamper-proof, cybercriminals nevertheless repeatedly gain access to internal systems, corporate data, and financial flows. In this interview, Samir Aliyev, CEO and Founder of the Swiss...
GCC interview

Interview with Roman Zoun, Adnovum

Ahead of the Global Cyber Conference, Samir Aliyev, CEO and Founder of the Swiss Cyber Institute, takes the opportunity to speak with Roman Zoun, Cybersecurity Innovation Lead at Adnovum, a high-end software and security engineering company based in Switzerland. Roman shared his insights on the risk and reward trade-offs between...
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Interview with Daniel Seiler, National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)

Prior to the conference, we had the opportunity to chat with Daniel Seiler, responsible for the IT Projects of Switzerland's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) who shared his insights on digital transformation challenges in cyber security, how to build a strong culture of cyber security, best practices to defend against malware threats,...
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Interview with Sascha Maier, SV Group

In this interview, Sascha Maier, Group CISO of the SV Group, a leading gastronomy and hotel management group based in Zurich, shares his insights on how to communicate cybersecurity ROI with all stakeholders, key trends in cybersecurity, and his three reasons for attending the Global Cyber Conference. Read his full...