SPEAKERS

SIR JULIAN KING

SIR JULIAN KING

Sir Julian King has held various positions, including: UK Ambassador to France and Ireland; DG Economic & Consular; UK Representative on EU PSC. He is a graduate of Oxford University.

SIR JULIAN KING

European Commissioner for Security Union

ANNA FOTYGA

ANNA FOTYGA

Anna Fotyga is Chair of the Subcommittee on Security and Defence of the EP, VP of the Alliance of Conservatives and Reformists in Europe (ACRE). Formerly she held a position of MFA of Poland.

ANNA FOTYGA

Member of the European Parliament, Rapporteur of the Report on EU strategic communication to counteract propaganda against it by third parties

MADY DELVAUX – STEHRES

MADY DELVAUX – STEHRES

Mady Delvaux-Stehres is a Luxemburgish MEP. She was the Chair of the Working Group on Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. Prior to becoming an MEP, she has held various ministerial positions.

MADY DELVAUX – STEHRES

Member of the European Parliament, Rapporteur of the Civil Law Rules on Robotics resolution

AMBASSADOR SORIN  DUCARU

AMBASSADOR SORIN DUCARU

Ambassador Ducaru is a Romanian career diplomat with a particular expertise in the field of emerging security challenges and the impact of new technologies upon security. He held the post of NATO Assistant SG for 4 years.

AMBASSADOR SORIN DUCARU

Former Assistant NATO Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges

NIKOLAOS ISARIS

NIKOLAOS ISARIS

Nikos Isaris joined DG CONNECT in 2013 from DG Home Affairs, where he was dealing with IT systems for the Schengen area. Prior joining EC, Nikos worked in private banking and electronic banking.

NIKOLAOS ISARIS

Deputy Head of the Internet of Things Unit European Commission

CDR WIESŁAW GOŹDZIEWICZ

CDR WIESŁAW GOŹDZIEWICZ

Prior to joining NATO, Cdr Wiesław Goździewicz served at the Public International Law division in the Polish MoD. He specialises in international humanitarian law and legal aspects of military operations.

CDR WIESŁAW GOŹDZIEWICZ

Legal Adviser, NATO Joint Force Training Centre in Bydgoszcz; Expert, Kosciuszko Institute

ALAN  RILEY

ALAN RILEY

Dr Alan Riley specialises in economic regulation and legal strategy. He has advised both governments and corporations. Formerly he held a Chair in European Commercial Law at City University of London.

ALAN RILEY

Senior Fellow, Institute for Statecraft in London; Senior Non-Resident Fellow, Atlantic Council

ANDREI SOLDATOV

ANDREI SOLDATOV

Andrei Soldatov has been covering security services and terrorism issues since 1999. He has co-written books on Russian political, security, and digital affairs; The New Nobility and The Red Web.

ANDREI SOLDATOV

Investigative Journalist, Russian Security Services Expert, Author of The Red Web

DIANA KELLEY

DIANA KELLEY

Prior to her role at Microsoft, Diana Kelley was a Global Executive Security Advisor at IBM. She leverages her 25+ years of cyber risk and security experience to provide advice to CSOs, CIOs and CISOs.

DIANA KELLEY

Cybersecurity Field CTO, Microsoft

AGNIESZKA KONKEL

AGNIESZKA KONKEL

Agnieszka Konkel is a foreign policy professional of 15 years of experience. She worked at the European Parliament, European Commission and held a position of counsellor to the Polish Minister of Digital Affairs.

AGNIESZKA KONKEL

Independent Expert