Agenda

 

Luc Bartholomeus - Security Leader

Security Leader
IBM Belux

Luc Bartholomeus leads IBM Security in Belgium and Luxembourg. Luc has been working on IT projects with enterprise customers in this region for over 15 years and has intimate knowledge of the challenges facing businesses today.

Michael Osborne - Manager Security and Privacy Group

Manager Security and Privacy Group
IBM Research Zürich

Michael Osborne, IBM Research Division, Zürich Research Center, Säumerstrasse 4,8804 Rüschlikon, Switzerland (osb@zurich.ibm.com. Mr Osborne currently leads the security and privacy activities at the IBM Research centre in Rüschlikon Switzerland and has a global role as Lead for IBM Q Security and Encryption. His current focus includes leading IBM Research division's Quantum Safe Cryptography efforts to develop and standardise quantum resistant technology and transferring this technology to IBM’s products and services.

Jean-Michel Lamby - Associate Partner Security

Associate Partner Security
IBM Security

Jean-Michel Lamby is Associate Partner at IBM Security Services Belux. Jean-Michel is a highly experienced consultant and recognized subject matter expert in cybersecurity and business continuity management. He has a strong background in telecommunications, finance ICT, cybersecurity and business continuity management.

Richard Hendrick - Senior Managing Consultant, Security Architect

Senior Managing Consultant, Security Architect
IBM Security

Richard Hendrick has in-depth experience and a verifiable track record across the board in the information security realm. His current focus and specialties are Cloud Security and Cloud Security Architecture., irrespective of technology, cloud provider or cloud type.

Craig Roberts - EMEA Solutions Architect, Resilient

EMEA Solutions Architect, Resilient
IBM Security

Craig Roberts is the European Solution Architect at IBM Security, Resilient, working with customers across the region and assisting them in developing their Incident Response strategies. Craig has spent 7 years in the security industry helping customers to build world class Security Operations Centres (SOC), with particular expertise in Financial Services and Government sectors.

Bert Vanspauwen - IAM Competency Leader Europe

IAM Competency Leader Europe
IBM Security

Bert is an associate partner within IBM Security Services. He currently leads IBM Europe's Identity & Access Management Center Of Competence. He has assisted multiple organizations on their I&AM journey, functioned as the Program Manager for large security (and IAM) programs and oversees multiple Managed IAM deliveries.

Jessica Cholerton - Security Client Technical Professional

Security Client Technical Professional
IBM Resilient

Jessica Cholerton is a technical specialist at IBM Security focused on helping customers across Europe get the most out of IBM's Incident Response platform Resilient.

Johan Dieltjens - Technical Sales Security

Technical Sales Security
IBM QRadar

Johan Dieltjens is a senior sales engineer at IBM Security working with customers across Belgium and Luxembourg on IBM QRadar projects. Johan has more than 18 years of experience in security and has gained in-depth knowledge of security concepts, security standards and many security tools.

Ulrich Seldeslachts - Executive Director LSEC

Executive Director
LSEC

Ulrich Seldeslachts is executive director of LSEC.eu, a not for profit industry association focused on Cyber Security and Data Protection in Europe, based in Belgium and with operations in the Netherlands, UK and Germany. LSEC is a cyber security catalyst, bringing together enterprise and government users, with industrial ICT Security expertise and academic experts and researchers. As a spinoff of KU Leuven university, LSEC is a thought leader on Cyber Security since 2002.Prior to LSEC, Ulrich was responsible for the corporate development of a US-European Broadband wireless operator (Sprint-Clearwire), held operational ICT security positions at Orange and ran Cybersecurity investments at a Corporate Venture Capital.

Kevin Skapinetz - Vice President of Strategy and Design

Vice President of Strategy and Design
IBM Security

Kevin Skapinetz, Vice President for Strategy and Product Design, is responsible for driving IBM’s security strategy and delivering products and services to protect customers from cyberthreats. He recently led worldwide product strategy, planning and design for IBM Security, and has been instrumental in building the IBM Security unit into one of the largest security companies in the world.

Wim Feyants - Technical manager

Technical manager
IBM Security Benelux

Wim currently leads the technical sales discipline at IBM Security in Benelux. He boasts an impressive history of working in the information technology and services industry. He is skilled and experienced in enterprise architecture, storage, cloud computing, management and solution architecture.

Christiane Peters - Ph.D., Senior Security Architect

Ph.D., Senior Security Architect
IBM Security

Christiane Peters works as Enterprise Security Architect for IBM in Belgium. Christiane guides IBM clients from defining enterprise security architectures to the implementation of fully managed security services. Data protection and Cryptography are capabilities that Christiane often revisits in here work for clients. One of her focus points is defining and implementing cryptographic services for enterprises. Before joining IBM, Christiane was a researcher in the field of cryptography. Christiane is a co-author of one of the submissions to NIST’s Post-Quantum Cryptography competition that will select the future quantum-safe crypto portfolio.

Kim Boermans - Associate Partner Security Services

Associate Partner Security Services
IBM Security

Kim Boermans leads the consulting practice of IBM Security Benelux. He has also built up expertise in guiding organizations through the data journey of digital transformation. Prior to IBM, Kim was responsible for data security services in Europe for a leading system integrator.

Tamas Patkai - Client Technical Professional Data Security

Client Technical Professional Data Security
IBM Security

Wim currently leads the technical sales discipline at IBM Security in Benelux. He boasts an impressive history of working in the information technology and services industry. He is skilled and experienced in enterprise architecture, storage, cloud computing, management and solution architecture.

Kris Caron, Head Crisis & Incident Management at KBC Group CERT

Head Crisis & Incident Management at KBC Group CERT
KBC Group

Kris Caron is responsible for the Crisis and Incident Management domain at KBC Group's CERT (Cyber Expertise & Response Team). In his career, Kris worked in various roles as Solution Architect, Project or Process manager, bringing IT and Business together.

Snezhana Dubrovskayato - Senior Managing Consultant

Senior Managing Consultant
IBM Security

Yves Schellekens - Business Group Leader Digital

Business Group Leader Digital
Agoria

Since 2016, Yves Schellekens is Business Group Leader Digital at Agoria and Member of the Executive Board of the Belgian Drone Council. At Agoria his main areas of responsibility are cybersecurity, location intelligence, drones and authoring & reprography. Yves is also cchair of Cybersecurity Coalition focus group CSA (CyberSecurity Act). Prior to Agoria, Yves led EDS Belux and Fujitsu Services Belux and was a partner at CSC.

Luc Dooms - Board Member

Board Member
LSEC