21st – 22nd May 2019

Munich, Germany

Uniting senior cyber security professionals from Germany’s, Austria’s, and Switzerland’s private and public sectors, DACHsec provides the platform for them to share urgent challenges and first-hand success stories, and to collaborate in formulating stronger security strategies against ever-evolving cyber threats in the DACH region.

Qatalyst Global is a senior-level Cyber Security Summit and Industrial IoT Summit provider. CS4CA Summit

Qatalyst Global is a senior-level Cyber Security Summit and Industrial IoT Summit provider. CS4CA Summit

The Event

DACHsec – Securing Germany, Austria and Switzerland from Cyber Threats

21st – 22nd May 2019 Munich, Germany

This is a platform for cyber security experts and senior corporate security professionals from the DACH’s core industries (including Banking & Finance, Automotive, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals & Chemical, Utilities, and Governments) to discuss their cyber security challenges and collaboratively outline strategies to safeguard from them.

This is a CPD certified summit tailored for experienced high-level security professionals from the public and private sectors. 2019 topics include: how to address the cyber security skills shortage challenge; guidelines for data breach recovery; how to secure cloud environments; how to control third-party risks in the supply chain; and the gaps and opportunities of legal regulations.

Topics are addressed in a solutions-oriented manner through an interactive and dynamic agenda of real-life case studies, panel debates, roundtables, focus groups, and more onstage. Offstage, 6+ hours of structured networking allows participants to share first-hand insights with peers, ask for practical advice from experts, generate alliances and gather practical security steps to take away from the summit.

Your 2-Day conference pass includes:

  • Access to all panels, roundtables & case studies
  • PDF copies of all presentations (post-summit)
  • 6+ hours of networking
  • CPD certification & more

    Qatalyst Global is a senior-level Cyber Security Summit and Industrial IoT Summit provider. CS4CA Summit

    Who Will Be Attending?

    Corporate IT Leaders

    CISO’s & CIO’s

    Head’s of IT & Security

    Head’s of IT Risk & Compliance

    VP’s of Information Security

    Head’s of It Security Governance

    Head’s of Data Protection

    Director’s of Information Security & Privacy

    Head’s of Network Infrastructure & System

    Director’s of IT Infrastructure & Security

    Core Industries

    Banking & Finance



    Pharmacuticals & Chemical






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    DAY 01  
    TUESDAY 21st MAY 2019
    08:00 Registration
    08:50 Opening Address from the Chairman
    09:00 Opening Panel
    Exploring the State of IT Security across Different Industries in DACH
    09:40 Presentation 
    Securing Hybrid On-Prem & Cloud Environments
    10:20 Presentation 
    A Review of Recent Cyber Attacks and the Most Effective Preventive Measures
    10:50 Networking Break & Business Card Exchange
    11:30 Case Study
    Building a Culture of Strong Cyber Hygiene

    12:00 Platform Presentation
    Next Gen SOC And the Case for Active Hunting
    12:10 Presentation
    Securely Moving to the Public Cloud
    12:40 Seated Lunch Hosted by Cisco Umbrella
    13:40 Group Discussion
    Outsourcing vs Insourcing: What Is the Path to Follow?
    14:20 Case Study
    Recovering from a Data Breach – Lessons Learned from Our Experience

    14:50 Keynote/ Presentation
    Multinational Online Retailer Turns to Radware for 360-Degree DDoS Detection and Protection
    15:20 Networking Break
    15:50 Focus Group
    How to Manage Third-Party Risks in the Supply Chain

    16:30 Focus Group
    Trends, Opportunities and Challenges in Industry 4.0

    17:10 Situation Tables
    Choose from 1 of 6 roundtable discussions

    17:50 Chairman’s Closing Address
    18:00 Networking Drinks and Canapés
    DAY 02  
    08:15 Registration & Coffee
    08:50 Welcome Address from the Chair
    09:00 Opening Panel
    Outlook Towards the Future. Are We Prepared for What Is Yet to Come?

    09:40 Presentation
    Supporting IT Transformation
    10:10 Platform Presentation
    Moving towards a Zero-Trust Security Model
    10:20 Presentation
    Establishing a Robust Cyber Risk Management Culture Within the Organisation
    10:50 Networking Break
    11:30 Presentation
    Drafting the Cost & Benefit Analysis for information Security Investments the Board Wants to See
    12:00 Platform Presentation
    Trust at the IoT Edge
    12:10 Presentation
    Identity & Access Management as a Precondition for Security
    12:40 Seated Lunch
    13:40 Case Study
    Slide Q&A
    14:10 Case Study
    How Security Automation, Orchestration and Response Tools are Helping Us Tackle the Cyber Skills Shortag

    14:40 Networking Break
    15:10 Case Study
    Cyber Resilience in Critical Infrastructure

    13:10 Group Discussion
    Making sure Security Lies at the Core of Digital Transformation and is Embedded in all Business Activity
    16:20 Chairs Closing Remarks

    Qatalyst Global is a senior-level Cyber Security Summit and Industrial IoT Summit provider. CS4CA Summit

    Steering Committee

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    Speakers (2018)

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    Official Sponsor

    Cisco Umbrella

    Cisco® Security solutions help you adopt the cloud, endpoint and network with confidence. Cisco’s cloud security is a cohesive and complementary portfolio that includes both Cisco Umbrella and Cisco Cloudlock and helps you better manage security for the way the world works today. Cisco Umbrella secures access to the cloud while Cloudlock secures usage of the cloud, combining breadth and depth to provide you with the security you need, where you need it; to protect users against threats anywhere they access the Internet and secure your data and applications in the cloud.

    VISIT: www.umbrella.cisco.com

    Hosting Sponsor


    IBM, an established leader in the IoT with more than 4,000 client engagements in 170 countries, 1,400 partners in its growing ecosystem and more than 750 IoT patents. IBM Watson IoT is extending the power of analytics and cognitive computing to the physical world, the billions of connected devices, sensors and systems that comprise the IoT.

    VISIT: www.ibm.com

    Presenting Sponsor


    Cloudflare, Inc is on a mission to help build a better Internet. Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with each new site added. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks.

    VISIT: www.cloudflare.com

    Presenting Sponsor


    Illumio, the leader in micro-segmentation, prevents the spread of breaches inside data center and cloud environments. Enterprises such as Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, Salesforce, and Oracle NetSuite use Illumio to reduce cyber risk and achieve regulatory compliance. The Illumio Adaptive Security Platform® uniquely protects critical information with real-time application dependency and vulnerability mapping coupled with micro-segmentation that works across any data center, public cloud, or hybrid cloud deployment on bare-metal, virtual machines, and containers.

    VISIT: www.illumio.com

    Presenting Sponsor


    Radware® (NASDAQ: RDWR) is a global leader in application delivery and cybersecurity solutions for virtual, cloud-based, and software-defined data centers. The company's award-winning portfolio ensures a reliable quality of service for mission-critical applications while maximizing IT efficiency. More than 12,500 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide benefit from Radware solutions to quickly adapt to market developments, maintain business continuity and maximize productivity at a low cost. Radware Cloud Security Services offers enterprises worldwide cloud-based infrastructure protection, application protection and enterprise-wide IT protection.

    VISIT: www.radware.com

    Platform Sponsor


    Cybereason is the leader in endpoint protection, offering endpoint detection and response, next-generation antivirus, managed monitoring and IR services. Founded by elite intelligence professionals born and bred in offense-first hunting, Cybereason gives enterprises the upper hand over cyber adversaries. The Cybereason platform is powered by a custom-built in-memory graph, the only truly automated hunting engine anywhere. It detects behavioral patterns across every endpoint and surfaces malicious operations in an exceptionally user-friendly interface.

    VISIT: www.cybereason.com

    Platform Sponsor

    Forescout Technologies

    Forescout Technologies is transforming security through visibility, providing agentless visibility and control of traditional. IoT and OT devices the instant they connect to the network. Our technology works with disparate security tools to help accelerate incident response, break down silos, automate workflows and optimize existing investments. See devices. Control them. Orchestrate multivendor response.

    VISIT: www.forescout.com

    Platform Sponsor

    A10 Networks

    A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) is a Secure Application Services™ company, providing a range of high-performance application networking solutions that help organizations ensure that their data center applications and networks remain highly available, accelerated and secure. Founded in 2004, A10 Networks is based in San Jose, Calif., and serves customers globally with offices worldwide.

    VISIT: www.a10networks.com

    Focus Group Sponsor

    Thales eSecurity

    Thales eSecurity is a leader in advanced data security solutions and services that deliver trust to companies and government entities wherever information is created, shared or stored. Thales eSecurity provides decisive technology for these decisive moments in order to enable a secure digital transformation. Whether data is at rest, in motion or in use, security professionals around the globe can rely on Thales to deliver the most effective encryption strategies. Thales eSecurity is part of Thales Group.

    VISIT: www.thalesesecurity.com

    Associate Sponsor


    Veracode gives companies a comprehensive view of security defects so they can create secure software, and ensure the software they are buying or downloading is free of vulnerabilities. As a result, companies using Veracode are free to boldly innovate, explore, discover, and change the world.

    VISIT: www.veracode.com

    Associate Sponsor

    Shape Security

    Shape Security is defining a new future in which excellent cybersecurity not only stops attackers, but also welcomes good users. Shape disrupts the economics of cybercrime, making it too expensive for attackers to commit online fraud, while enabling enterprises to more easily identify and transact with genuine customers on their websites and mobile apps.

    VISIT: www.shapesecurity.com

    Roundtable Sponsor


    Cofense™, formerly PhishMe, is the leading provider of human-driven phishing defence solutions worldwide. Our collective defence suite combines best-in class incident response technologies with timely attack intelligence sourced from employees.

    VISIT: www.cofense.com

    Roundtable Sponsor


    FireEye has created a unique learning system. Our real-time knowledge of the threat landscape ensures that our offerings provide the best means to protect our customers. We are constantly guided by our frontline expertise as we build our products, deliver threat intelligence and arm our services team to prepare for, respond to and prevent breaches.

    VISIT: www.fireeye.com

    Networking Sponsor

    SeQure World

    SeQure World is the leading magazine dedicated to industrial cyber security. We’re proud to cover the latest issues in the field, with deep-dive case studies, insightful interviews and top stories as they unfold. Our team of editors, reporters and designers are amongst the best in the business, and have over 50 years’ experience working in the technology industry.
    If you’re interested in joining the team as a guest contributor, or you would like more information on advertising in print or online, please get in touch with sequre@qatalystglobal.com.

    VISIT: sequre.world

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    Partners (2018)

    Official Partner

    Cyber Security Council Germany

    BIO Coming soon

    Gold Partner


    EnterpriseTech provides leading insight and analysis into how leading global companies are meshing high performance computing (HPC) technologies with the broader pool of hardware and software solutions that are feeding large-scale enterprise performance, productivity, efficiency and flexibility. Aimed at decision-makers, technologists and thought leaders across the technology spectrum, EnterpriseTech is set to provide stories and analysis about how the world’s top companies understand, implement and refine the technologies that define the competitive edge.

    VISIT: www.enterprisetech.com

    Silver Partner


    HPCwire is the #1 news and information resource covering the fastest computers in the world and the people who run them. With a legacy dating back to 1987, HPC has enjoyed a legacy of world-class editorial and topnotch journalism, making it the portal of choice selected by science, technology and business professionals interested in high performance and data-intensive computing. For topics ranging from late-breaking news and emerging technologies in HPC, to new trends, expert analysis, and exclusive features, HPCwire delivers it all and remains the HPC communities’ most reliable and trusted resource.

    VISIT: www.hpcwire.com

    Silver Partner

    Information Security Forum (ISF)

    Founded in 1989, the Information Security Forum (ISF) is an independent, not-for-profit association of leading organisations from around the world. It is dedicated to investigating, clarifying and resolving key issues in cyber, information security and risk management and developing best practice methodologies, processes and solutions that meet the business needs of its Members. ISF Members benefit from harnessing and sharing in-depth knowledge and practical experience drawn from within their organisations and developed through an extensive research and work program.

    VISIT: www.securityforum.org

    Silver Partner


    EM360°: Keeping busy executives with reports on the latest IT trends, presenting views from expert analysts and solution providers; EM360° offers specialist coverage making it the comprehensive guide for all aspects of organisational IT. With an established medium for editorial and online resources, we serve a global audience of C-level executives, management and IT practitioners, informing them of the latest developments in their industries

    VISIT: www.em360tech.com

    Silver Partner

    Infosecurity Magazine

    Infosecurity Magazine has almost ten years of experience providing knowledge and insight into the information security industry. Its multiple award winning editorial content provides compelling features both online and in print that focus on hot topics and trends, in-depth news analysis and opinion columns from industry experts. Click here for the very best strategy, insight and latest news.

    VISIT: www.infosecurity-magazine.com

    Silver Partner

    Supply Chain Brain

    SupplyChainBrain is the world's most comprehensive supply chain management information resource. In addition to providing complete coverage of all fundamental supply chain principles, SupplyChainBrain identifies emerging trends, strategies and best practices, forward-thinking ideas, cutting-edge solutions and the latest innovations - and continues to write and report on these as they evolve and mature.

    VISIT: www.supplychainbrain.com

    Silver Partner

    CIO Review

    CIOReview CIOReview is a technology magazine that talks about the enterprise solutions that can redefine the business goals of enterprises tomorrow. It is the leading source that shares innovative enterprise solutions developed by established solutions providers, upcoming hot enterprises and is a neutral source for technology decision makers. Published from Fremont, California, CIOReview is an excellent platform for the enterprise to showcase their innovative solutions. VISIT: www.cioreview.com

    Online Partner


    Cyber Defense Magazine is by ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals for IT Security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting edge knowledge, real world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry.

    Online Partner

    Cyber Security Jobsite

    CyberSecurityJobsite.com is a specialist job board designed to attract candidates working within Cyber Security, Information Security or Information Assurance. If you are looking for a permanent or contract job please visit our site. We have 100’s of jobs advertised on-line now from Graduate level through to Senior CISO roles too. CyberSecurityJobsite.com also run the www.CyberSecurityExpo.co.uk which is the only recruitment event for individuals working in Cyber Security. The EXPO's are free to attend. VISIT: www.cybersecurityjobsite.com

    Series Partner

    Cyber Wire

    Series Partner

    Mind Commerse

    Qatalyst Global is a senior-level Cyber Security Summit and Industrial IoT Summit provider. CS4CA Summit


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