ItaliaSec Summit

14th – 15th May 2019

Rome, Italy

This groundbreaking Summit is designed for senior security thought leaders working in Italy to help trigger productive discussions and promote best practices with the aim of putting together robust policies and standards that will shape a more secure future for Italian infrastructure and assets. The ItaliaSec summit is brought to you by Qatalyst Global.

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The Event

ITALIASEC – Securing Italy from Cyber Threats

14th -15th May 2019Rome, Italy

After 2 fantastic summits in 2017 & 2018, ItaliaSec comes back for a 3rd successive year bringing together senior security thought leaders and Government representatives to discuss future developments.

ItaliaSec is a forum that provides the opportunity to senior executives to share best practices and find new ways of effectively addressing the current challenges in the fields of cyber and information security. EU and national policies, ransomware, the human component as the core of cyber strategy programmes, IT-OT alignment, the disruptive potential of AI and IoT and the integration of governance and compliance are only some of the topics that will be discussed. Practical steps and innovative solutions will be outlined and debated by industry leaders through a wide array of hands-on presentations and case studies.
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Make the most of your 2 days:

    • Meet the key players in the public and private sectors
    • Share information through an informal communication channel
    • Learn from peers with first-hand experience
    • Be part of discussions that will have an impact on shaping guidelines and policies
    • Familiarise yourself with the most advanced solutions
    • Showcase your expertise to a senior audience

    • Venue: TBC, Rome, Italy

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

Heads of IT & Security

Heads of Network Infrastructure & System

Director’s of Risk

Director’s of Information Security & Privacy

Data Protection Officer

Heads of IT Audit

Heads of Cyber Security

Information Security Managers

Core Industries


Food & Beverage

Banking & Finance



Machinery & Equipment




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

Agenda (2018)

DAY 01  
15 MAY 2018
08:00 Registration
08:50 Opening Address from the Chairman
09:00 Opening Panel
Reviewing the Italian Landscape after the Implementation of the NIS Directive. What Next?
09:50 Keynote
Cyber Security and the Human Factor. Why your People Make the Best Exploits
10:30 Coffee & Speed Newtroking Break
11:10 Presentation
Defining the Cyber Security Budget and how to Present it to the CFO
11:40 Platform Presentation
Managed SOC for SME’s: Machine Learning and Data Mining Enable Service Affordability and Security by Default

11:50 Presentation
Training to Combat Social Engineering, or how to Turn Humans into the Strongest Link
12:20 Case Study
The Evolution of SOC into a CERT: Protecting National Critical Infrastructure
12:50 Presentation
Mobile Security: An evolving target
13:20 Seated Lunch – Hosted by Proofpoint
14:20 Case Study
Security By Design to Protect our Companies

14:50 Presentation
Managing Security in Hybrid IT/OT Environments

15:20 Networking Break & Refreshments
15:50 Keynote
Controlling the Cyber Security Risk and Proving Compliance for Business-value, Result-driven Security
16:50 Situation Tables
What would you do if…
17:20 Chairman’s Closing Address
17:30 Drinks Reception
DAY 02  
16 MAY 2018
08:30 Registration
08:50 Welcome Address from the Chairman
09:00 Opening Panel
Reaching Cyber-maturity on a National Scale: What Does the Path Ahead Look Like?
09:50 Presentation
Cloud Security as a Pillar for Business Security

10:20 Networking Break
11:00 Presentation
The Role of the Data Protection Officer
11:30 Case Study
Merger and Acquisitions: A Strategic Effort to Achieve a Unified IT Risk Management
12:00 Platform Presentation
Safeguarding Operations: Performance Monitoring, Visibility and Security all in one Solution

12:10 Presentation
CERT’s as a Tool to Foster Digital Tranformation

12:40 Presentation
Cyber ​​Security in the Age of Digital
Transformation and GDPR

13:10 Seated Lunch – Hosted by OmnitechIT
14:10 Case Study
Threat Intelligence and Information Sharing: Elements of Success in Defence
14:40 Presentation
How Cloud, Mobility and Development of Application Architectures will Transform the Approach to Cyber Security

15:10 Networking Break
15:40 Case Study
Our Weapons in the Daily Struggle Against Hackers, Identity Theifs and Viruses

16:10 Group Discussion
How Should the Different Departments Collaborate to Prevent Breaches from Occurring?
16:50 Chairman’s Closing Remarks
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Steering Committee (2018)

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Speakers (2018)

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Official Sponsor


Proofpoint Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is a leading security-as-a-service provider that focuses on cloud-based solutions for threat protection, compliance, archiving & governance, and secure communications. Organizations around the world depend on Proofpoint’s expertise, patented technologies and on-demand delivery system to protect against phishing, malware and spam, safeguard privacy, encrypt sensitive information, and archive and govern messages and critical enterprise information. More information is available at


Hosting Sponsor

Cisco Umbrella

As the industry’s first Secure Internet Gateway in the cloud, Cisco Umbrella provides the first line of defense against threats on the internet. Because Umbrella is delivered from the cloud, it is the easiest way to protect all of your users in minutes.


Presenting Sponsor


MobileIron is the leader in mobile enterprise security. The MobileIron platform is designed to secure data-at-rest on mobile devices, in apps, and in cloud storage and secure data-in-motion as it moves between the corporate network, devices and storage repositories. With MobileIron, IT can secure corporate information wherever it lives while preserving the sanctity of employee privacy.


Presenting Sponsor


ForeScout Technologies is transforming security through visibility, providing agentless visibility and control of traditional and IoT 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.


Platform Sponsor


A comprehensive range of ICT solutions: business applications and data analytics, enterprise networks and digital workspaces, datacenters and cloud service, telecommunications infrastructure and cybersecurity.


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.


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

Partners (2018)

Official Partner

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


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.


Silver Partner


The non-profit scientific association AIIC (Italian Association of Experts on Critical Infrastructures) was born to create and sustain an interdisciplinary culture to the developing of strategies, methodologies and technologies able to adequately govern the critical infrastructures, especially in crisis scenarios resulting from both natural catastrophes or anthropic malicious behavior.


Silver Partner


The OSDIFE Observatory is an independent scientific site for study, monitoring, analysis and dissemination. Born from the meeting of a group of experts, researchers and professionals convinced of the need for a national observatory capable of deepening and spreading the knowledge of CBRNe risk. It carries out research on the dynamics of terrorist events, natural events, accidental events, environmental risk, territorial risk and related problems of critical infrastructure security.


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.


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.


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


Silver Partner


The CyberWire is a free, community-driven cyber security news service based in Baltimore. Our mission is to provide concise and relevant daily briefings on the critical news happening across the global cyber security domain. In an industry overloaded with information, we also help individuals and organizations rapidly find the news and information that's important to them.


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.


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.


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:

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 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. also run the which is the only recruitment event for individuals working in Cyber Security. The EXPO's are free to attend. VISIT:

Online Partner


ANFIA - the Italian Association of the Automotive Industry - is one of the main Trade Associations within CONFINDUSTRIA (the Confederation of Italian Industry) and is the networking and strategic benchmark between the automotive trade and the Italian and international political and institutional scene.


Online Partner

European Cyber Security Organisation

ECSO represents the industry-led contractual counterpart to the European Commission for the implementation of the Cyber Security contractual Public-Private Partnership (cPPP). ECSO members include a wide variety of stakeholders such as large companies, SMEs and Start-ups, research centres, universities, end-users, operators, clusters and association as well as European Member State’s local, regional and national administrations, countries part of the European Economic Area (EEA) and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and H2020 associated countries.


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


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


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