SCADA Security Conference
European Cyber Security Excellence Center
EVENT: International Security Conference
DATE: Thu 12 – Fri 13 October 2017
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: English/Czech with simultaneous interpreting

Basic Information

Critical information infrastructure forms the backbone of modern society. The industrial control systems (ICS) are an important part of the critical infrastructure, unfortunately not enough emphasis has been put on them despite the fact that the cyber-attacks on ICS are significantly increased within last couple of years.

The conference will focus mainly on current topics in the field of security of ICS and related topics. The conference will create a unique forum for the partners and participants to discuss and exchange information and experience in ICS and cyber security, search for future solutions, in particular through the involvement of major world-renowned experts in the field of security and ISC systems.

The event is organized as a regional one involving at least the V4 countries, Germany and Austria (V4 + 2). The intention is to create a new platform for professionals in the field of security of industrial control systems.

Conference General Partner
Conference Main Partner
CyberGym Europe
Conference Partner
Conference Partner
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Conference Partner

 Grey Cortex   VUT

Conference Partner
Trend Micro
Conference Partner
Palo Alto Networks
Conference Partner
Bohemia Market CZ
TableTop Conference Partners
Corpus Solutions DataCom
Media Partners
Cyber Defense Magazine ICT Network News
 GeoConnection ICT Security
The conference is a part of the European Cyber Security Month

European Cyber Security Month

Conference Topics

The conference will focus on the following topics:


The conference is organized under the auspices of:

European Cyber Security Excellence Center Czech Technical University in Prague Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic National Cyber and Information Security Agency of the Czech Republic
Police Academy of the Czech Republic in Prague Karel Englis College in Brno Czech telecommunication office  

Programme Guarantors

Executive programme guarantor: 

European Cyber Security Excellence Center

Conference topic guarantors:  

Czech Technical University in Prague AFCEA Slovak Association of Electrotechnical Industry Český institut manažerů informační bezpečnosti (ČIMIB) ICT unie

Conference Audience

The conference is aimed primarily at the security, operational and IT community of the critical infrastructure, the public sector, armed and security forces, the academia and private sector cooperating in CIIP projects with special focus on recent cyber topics.

Conference fee: €275 VAT excluded, on-line REGISTRATION

Conference Programme

Prague, Hotel DAP

Welcome Session – Recent & Future Cyber Threats

Moderator:  Mr. Petr JIRASEK, Chairman Czech Cyber Security Working Group & Chairperson SCADA Security Working Group, Czech Republic

  • 9:30 - 11:15

09:35 Actual State of Cyber Security in the Czech Republic; Mr. Dušan NAVRÁTIL, Director, National Cyber and Information Security Agency, Czech Republic

10:00 SCADA Systems as Target of Cyber Attacks; Mr. Ondřej ŠŤÁHLAVSKÝ, Regional Director, CEE, Fortinet, Czech Republic

10:20 Legal liability of the entrepreneur in case of cyber-attacks;  Mr. Václav SCHOVÁNEK, AKS Legal, Czech Republic

10:45 The Concept and benefits of the Incident Response Team training in arena;  Mr. Martin UHER, Vice president, CyberGym Europe, Czech Republic 

11:05 Q&A

  • 11:15 - 11:50 Coffee break


New Technological Trends in ICS Security

Moderator:  Mr. Igor TOMEŠ, Board Member, ČIMIB, Czech Republic

  • 11:50 - 13:25

11:55 Manage cyber security over the life time of the control system;  Mr. Frank HOHLBAUM, Cyber Security Product Manager, Grid Automation, ABB, Switzerland

12:15 Using Machine Learning for Next Generation ICS Security;  Mr. Mateusz FLAK, Cyber Security Regional Manager CEE, Darktrace/Auris, Great Britain

12:35 Development of application software for CII in power engineering;  Mr. Lukáš OBOŘIL, Head of Department for ICS SW, I&C Energo, a.s., Czech Republic

12:55 Network traffic monitoring & analysis in SCADA Networks;  Mr. Pavel MINAŘÍK, Chief Technology Officer, Flowmon Networks, Czech Republic

13:15 Q&A 

  • 13:25 - 14:10 Lunch break


Industrial Scada Security & Connected Cars

Moderator: Mr. Jaroslav BURČÍK, Ph.D., Director, ITU Center, Czech Technical University, Czech Republic

  • 14:10 - 15:55

14:15 Live hacking show – internet of things;  Mr. Tobias SCHRÖDER, IT-Security expert, Expert on TV and the world’s first Comedyhacker®, Germany

14:45 Security Threats of Internet of Things;  Assoc. Prof. Zdeněk LOKAJ, Ph.D., Expert on transport telematics, cooperative systems in road transport and safety at the Faculty of Transport CTU, Czech Republic

15:05 Next-generation Industrial environment protection; Mr. Jakub JIŘÍČEK, CISSP, CNSE | Systems Engineer - Eastern Europe, Palo Alto Networks, Czech Republic

15:25 Platform for fully autonomous vehicles;  Dr. Václav KOBERA, Director, Department of Intelligent Transport Systems, Space Activities and Research, Development and Innovations, Ministry of Transportation, Czech Republic

15:45 Q&A

  • 15:55 - 16:25 Coffee break


IT vs. OT & Cyber security as an investment to protect own business

Moderator: Mr. Joao Annes, Cybersecurity Board Member, AFCEA Portugal, Portugal

  • 16:25 - 18:00

16:30 Operational Technology (OT) cyber security IS NOT SAME AS Information Technology (IT) cyber security, Mr. Petr ROUPEC, CEO, Bohemia Market CZ, Czech Republic

16:50 Protect Your SCADA Systems from Modern Cyber Attacks; Mr. Ondřej ŠŤÁHLAVSKÝ, Regional Director, CEE, Fortinet, Czech Republic

17:20 Human Factor to create a digital trustworthy environment for CII;  Mr. Paolo MONIZ, Cyber Security Expert, EDP, Portugal

17:40 Q&A

17.50 Cloasing Remarks; Mr. Tomáš PŘIBYL, Board chairperson, European Cyber Security Excellence Center, Czech Republic

  • 18:00 - 18:15 First day conference closing

18:30 SCADA PARTY (by invitation only)

Prague, Hotel DAP

Second Day Opening

Opening speech and Moderator: Mr. Tomáš PŘIBYL, Board chairperson, European Cyber Security Excellence Center, Czech Republic

  • 9:00 - 10:25

09:05 Security in industrial Automation - friend or foe?;  Mr. Udo SCHNEIDER, Security Evangelist, Trend Micro, Germany

09:30 SCADA Security Framework?;  Mrs. Paola ROCCO, Senior Consultant NTT Data Italia, Member AFCEA Rome Chapter, Italy

09:50 Finding SCADA devices and what nextMr. Ragnar RATTAS, Cyber Security Expert, BHC Laboratory, Estonia

10:15 Q&A

  • 10:25 - 11:05 Coffee break


Industrial Cyber Security - Industry 4.0

Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Zdeněk LOKAJ, Ph.D.Expert on transport telematics, cooperative systems in road transport and safety at the Faculty of Transport CTU, Czech Republic

  • 11:05 - 12:50

11:10 Industry 4.0 Concept; Dr. Radek ŠINDELÁŘ, Researcher, Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Czech Republic

11:40 Kaspersky Industrial Cyber Security; Mr. Petr KUBOŠ, Regional Sales Manager CEE & Mr. Michal LUKÁŠ, Presales Engineer & Certified Trainer, Eastern Europe, Kaspersky Lab, Czech Republic

12:00 New approaches to detection - Malware Industroyer; Mr. Michal DROZD, Chief Security Analyst, GreyCortex s.r.o. & Mr. Radek Fujdiak, PhD., Researcher, Brno University of Technology,  Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Republic

12:20 Wireless communication and security; Mr. Vladimír ŠULC, Ph.D., CEO, IQRF Tech s.r.o., Czech Republic

12:40 Q&A 

  • 12:50 - 13:40 Lunch break


Cyber Security & Human Factor

Moderator: Mr. Martin UHER, Board Member, European Cyber Security Excellence Center, Czech Republic

  • 13:40 - 15:30

13:45 Haven´t you forgotten something (or somebody)...; Mr. Karel MACEK, Head of Department, ICT Security Department, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Czech Republic

14:05 Building up needed skills for an effective corporate cyber defence; Mr. Tomáš PŘIBYL, Board chairperson, European Cyber Security Excellence Center, Czech Republic

14:25 Legal liability of the entrepreneur in case of cyber-attacks;  Mr. Tomáš NIELSEN, Partner, NIELSEN MEINL, Czech Republic

14:50 Case study;  Mr. Luděk NOVÁK, Ph.D., Member Czech Cyber Security Working Group, Czech Republic

15:10 Q&A

15:20 Closing Remarks; Mr. Petr JIRASEKChairman Czech Cyber Security Working Group & Chairperson SCADA Security Working Group, Czech Republic

  • 15:30 - 15:45 Conference closing

Conference Proceedings

approved for download are available on with access: "visitor"; "scada2017". 

Conference Program Committee


Honorary Chairmen                          



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