Petra Hochmannova

Petra Hochmannova

Deputy Director, Cyber Defence Center of the Slovak Republic

Petra Hochmannová has been working in the area of cyber security since 2010. Previously, she held a position of information analyst and later a position of director of Slovak national Computer Security Incident Response Team - CSIRT.SK. Since 2016, she is working for the Ministry of Defence of the Slovak Republic. Currently, holding a position at Cyber Defence Center with responsibility for analytical capabilities of the Center. She has experience with analytical and conceptual tasks in the area of cyber security. She contributed to the development of Slovak national as well as military CSIRTs and participated on various national strategic and legislative materials. At the Centre, she also coordinates the cooperation with institutions and counterparts at the national and international level and represents the Slovak Republic in various international expert forums dealing with cyber security.