L’Union luxembourgeoise des consommateurs (ULC) organisait ce lundi 16 octobre une table ronde sur la protection des consommateurs et les données personnelles. Autour de la table, la CNPD, l’ULC, le Centre européen des consommateurs, Ebay, LuxCaddy et Securitymadein.lu. Sans oublie la VIP du jour - Viviane Reding, députée européenne.
La deuxième édition de la journée Cybersecurity4success s’est tenue le 17 octobre 2017 à la Chambre des Métiers. Elle a été organisée par la Chambre des Métiers en collaboration avec Enterprise Europe Network, Luxinnovation, Chambre de Commerce, House of Training, Fédération des Artisans, clc, Securitymadein.lu, et la Représentation de la Commission européenne au Luxembourg.
Participants of the conference “Data Protection in Social Science Research”, which was hosted at LISER on 17th October, discussed the challenges that the data protection regulation imposes on research, but also identified a number of opportunities that the new law brings.
Making career can be learned, and effective methods are usually easier than you think. The "Cyber Talent Day 2017" provided a comprehensive overview of opportunities for career optimization and career development in the digital area. Specialists from some of the major employers of the Greater Region held lectures around the theme of career.
Les 18 et 19 octobre 2017, la CNPD a organisé deux sessions d'information sur le nouveau règlement général sur la protection des données. Presque 500 représentants d'entreprises, administrations publiques, associations et indépendants ont été sensibilisés lors des deux journées.
Due to the big success of the [first hackathon in May](https://hackathon.hack.lu/) and in order to support the continuity of innovation, development and integration of such open source security tools, a two-days hackathon was organized by the [Hack.lu team](https://2017.hack.lu/) after the hack.lu conference in October.
In just two years, the PwC Cybersecurity Day has become a recognised event in Luxembourg’s business calendar. Its objective is to foster exchanges between players from the private and public sector in order to work together at national level in the area of cybersecurity, put forward next-generation solutions to fight cyberattacks and, last but not least, to promote the development of cybersecurity in order to meet key European and international challenges.
ISACA Luxembourg organized a special conference called "Hackers are monitoring your digital footprints, are you?" on Thursday 19th October which gathered 20 people and addressed the two following topics - VERIZON Data Breach Investigations Report 2017 and DIGITAL SHADOWS SearchLight™ service
Defending any decent-sized organization is extremely difficult; you have to keep the business up and running while also making sure that attackers will not be able to reach the crown-jewels, and you have to do it in a way that makes your C-level executives, managers and users happy. BSides Luxembourg is a conference that is 100% dedicated to defense, inspiring discussions and knowledge exchange among the participants, whether they are from red or blue team side. Each BSides is a community-driven framework for building events for and by information security community members. The goal is to expand the spectrum of conversation beyond the traditional confines of space and time. It creates opportunities for individuals to both present and participate in an intimate atmosphere that encourages collaboration. It is an intense event with discussions, demos, and interaction from participants. It is where conversations for the next-big-thing are happening.
The Gala Dinner marked the end of the Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg on Firday 20th October 2017. This cozy event gathered many actors from the Luxembourgish security ecosystem as well as the participants of the special Week.