Webinar - Cyber Security: Threats, Challenges and Opportunities - India and Netherlands

19 mei 2020
11:30u - 12:45u
The Cyber Security Centre of Excellence (CCoE), DSCI, HSD Office, the Embassy of Netherlands

The Cyber Security Centre of Excellence (CCoE), DSCI along with The Hague Security Delta (HSD) in collaboration with the Embassy of Netherlands cordially invites you to join us for an introductory webinar. It includes a panel discussion where Cybersecurity experts from Government, Industry and Academia will explore the threats, challenges and opportunities in Cybersecurity in India and the Netherlands with an aim to discuss challenges and also opportunities between stakeholders from India and the Netherlands in the field of cybersecurity. The presentations - panel will be followed by Q&A and discussion.


Unfortunate pandemic has triggered nation states, businesses, institutions and individuals to shift to crisis management measures, disrupting established order that warrants rapid adaptation. Institutions and experts deem this as the new normal going forward. Because of sudden wide adoption of remote access and collaboration tools to facilitate Work From Home (WFH), threat landscape has also seen a shift with increased risk of cyber threats posing challenges to every industry and sector today. From cloud-based personal health monitoring devices to endpoint security to securing it infrastructure remotely and many more the opportunities have become plenty for cybersecurity research along with products and services.


Simultaneously, demand for skilled professionals and new age tech & solutions to counter threats are emerging. Diverse voices from govt, industry and research community from India and Netherlands will join the discussions that highlight issues and challenges and discuss opportunities for business, academia & researchers. 


Opening Remarks: Netherlands Ambassador H.E. Marten Van Den Berg 

Special Address: Mr. Jayesh Ranjan, IT Secretary, Telangana 

Moderator: Dr. Sriram Birudavolu, CEO, Cyber Security Centre of Excellence (CCoE), DSCI


  • Professor Rutger Leukfeldt (Hague University of Applied Sciences)
  • Anil Nair, Global VP, Network Security Portfolio, Cisco Systems
  • Renju Varghese (Chief Architect, Cybersecurity & GRC Services), HCL


For Who?

We invite stakeholders from India and the Netherlands that are involved and interested in space of cyber security to join this session. Participation is expected from industry & govt experts, researchers, startups and institutions to discuss the latest developments in security landscape, challenges and opportunities for research in innovative applications and collaborations.

Betrokken HSD partners