Webinar on “Cybersecurity: Challenges and the way forward”

The MSc Program in Cybersecurity of the International Hellenic University is pleased to invite you to attend a Webinar on “Cybersecurity: Challenges and the way forward”, on Wednesday, July 15, at 15:00-16:30 EEST (14:00-15:30 CET). The Webinar is also supported by the Communication Chapter of the IEEE Greece Section and the IEEE Student Branch – International Hellenic University – Thessaloniki! Please register to receive info on the event (https://tinyurl.com/ydcvlgh2).

(a) Luc Billot, Senior Technical Security Architect
Global Security Architecture Team, Cisco
Topic “Cisco CyberSecurity Vision with SecureX”

(b) Fabio Bonanni, Cyber Risk Leader
Deloitte Alexander Competence Center (DACC), Thessaloniki
Topic “Deloitte Cyber Practice overview and Covid-19 cyber issues and hot topics”

(c) Prof. Periklis Chatzimisios, Director of MSc Program in “Cybersecurity”

International Hellenic University (IHU), Thermi Campus, Thessaloniki
Topic “Studying Cybersecurity: Opening an exciting World of Opportunities and Challenges”

Short bios of the speakers:

Luc Billot is a Senior Technical Security Architect in the Cisco Global Security Architecture Team (GSAT) team. This world wide team deals with Security Architecture from the network to the application layers. They are influencing Cisco Engineering to deliver the most powerful CyberSecurity solution to Cisco customers. Luc has been at Cisco since the PIX acquisition and has been leading key innovation and acquisition at Cisco.



Fabio Bonanni is one of the Leading Partners of Deloitte Cyber Risk Services practice within Central Mediterranean region (Italy, Greece, Malta). He joined Deloitte in 2004 and he is CISA, CISSP and ITIL v3 Foundation certified. He holds a bachelor Degree in Electronics Engineering and a Post-graduate Master Degree in Information Technology in Milan-Politecnico (Italy). He is Cyber Risk Leader of Deloitte Alexander Competence Center (DACC) in Thessaloniki managing the Cyber Team across North & South Europe. He has also main responsibilities such as (a) Central Mediterranean Cyber Leader of Application Security and Identity Management Service Lines, (b) North & South Europe S/4HANA Security Leader, (c) EMEA Cyber IoT/Connected Product Co-Leader and (d) North & South Europe Risk Advisory Consumer Industry Leader. With deep regulatory, organizational and technical knowledge, Fabio has significant experience in managing and deploying solutions concerning cyber security, business continuity management, application security and identity and access management. He has strong experiences in the following industries: Consumer, Life Sciences & Health Care, Energy & Industrial Products.

Periklis Chatzimisios serves as Professor and the Director of the MSc Programs in “Cybersecurity” and “Mobile and Web Computing” at the Department of Science and Technology of the International Hellenic University (IHU), Greece. He is a Visiting Fellow in Bournemouth University (UK). He is the Chair of the Communications Chapter and Professional Activities for the IEEE Greece Section and also serves as the Chair of ComSoc Technical Committee on Information Infrastructure and Networking (TCIIN), the Vice Chair of ComSoc Technical Committee on Big Data (TCBD) and an active member of the IEEE Future Networks (5G) Initiative. Prof. Chatzimisios is the EiC for the IEEE Standards Education e-Magazine (eZine) and a member of the IEEE Standards Education Committee (SEC), the Standards Program Development Board, the Education Services Board and the Industry Outreach Board under IEEE Communication Society (ComSoc).