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Congresses and symposiaPublished on 23 January 2024

Cyber-Defence Campus Conference 2024

Event Date

30
Oct
2024
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30
Kursaal Bern
Kornhausstrasse 3
3013 Bern

This year's Cyber-Defence (CYD) Campus Conference will take place on 30 October 2024 at the Kursaal in Bern. The core theme of the conference is «Emerging and Disruptive Cyber Technologies: Quantum, Next-Gen Networks and AI.» The CYD Campus looks forward to welcoming experts and interested parties from govnernment, industry and academia to this conference.

Event Details

Language of the event

English

Contact

Feuerwerkerstrasse 39
Switzerland - 3602 Thun

Prices

Conference Fee: CHF 100-
Students: free-

Preliminary program:


Program

8:30
Registration


9:00
WELCOME/INTRO
Dr. Vincent Lenders, Director of Cyber-Defence Campus,
Dr. Julian Jang-Jaccard, Conference Program Co-Chair, Cyber-Defence Campus


9:20
Florian Schütz, Director Bundesamt für Cybersicherheit (BACS)


9:50
STARTUP 1


10:00
Dr. Heike Riel, IBM Fellow, Department Head Science & Technology
Quantum Computing - the path to quantum advantage


10:30
Coffee Break


11:00
Isa Müller-Wegner, Swisscom


11:30
STARTUP 2


11:40
STUDENT PITCHES


11:55
Lunch + Posters


13:10
Dr. Mart Noorma, Director NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence - (CCDCOE)


13:40
Prof. Anne-Marie Kermarrec, EPFL Full Professor, Scalable Computing Systems
Distributed AI: Outlooks and Challenges


14:10
STARTUP 3


14:20
Clémence Poirier, Senior Cyber Defense Researcher, Center for Security Studies (CSS), ETH Zurich


14:50
Coffee Break


15:20
Prof. Torsten Hoefler, ETHZ Full Professor


15:50
Panel
Opportunities and Challenges of Quantum Technologies for Switzerland
Dr. Heike Riel (IBM Fellow, Head Science and Technology, Lead IBM Research Quantum)
Dr. Philippe Caroff (Executive Director, EPFL Center for quantum Science and Engineering)
Dr. Anu Unnikrishnan (Executive Director, ETH Quantum Center)
Dr. Andreas Masuhr (Director, Swiss Quantum Commission)


16:40
Startup Challenge Award Ceremony
Dr. Colin Barschel, Head of Innovation, CYD Campus


16:55
CLOSING REMARKS


17:00
APERO / NETWORKING

Impressions of the Cyber Defence Campus Conference 2023: Security in the Age of AI: Opportunities and Risks