Conference Program

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   Monday, November 14, 2016 
    Hangar 11, Tel Aviv Port



   Cocktail Reception at Hangar 11, Tel Aviv Port


   Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    Hall 2, Tel Aviv Convention Center


    08:00-09:30 | Registration & Gathering


    09:30-10:30 | Greetings & Opening Remarks
   Ramzi Gabbay
Chairman, Israel Export Institute, Chairman, 4th International HLS&CYBER Conference.
   LT. GEN. (RES.) Shaul Mofaz |
Former Minister of Defense, President, Advisory Committee, 4th International
   Roni Alsheich
Israel Police Commissioner
   Gilad Erdan | Minister of Public Security, Minister of Strategic Affairs, Israel


  10:30-11:00 | Where Homeland Security and Cyber Converge
  This session will provide an overview of the crucial areas where the worlds of homeland security and cyber overlap.

   Dr. Eviatar Matania
 | Director General, Israel National Cyber Directorate
   Dr. Phyllis A. Schneck |  Deputy Under Secretary for Cyber Security and Communications, National Protection and Programs        Directorate, Department of Homeland Security, USA
   Malcolm Brown Deputy Minister of Public Safety, Canada


  11:00-11:30 | coffee break                                             


  11:30-12:15 | Leveraging Intelligence to Prevent Physical and Cyber Terrorism
The speakers will analyze a series of situation room scenarios, focusing on effective preparation, case studies and solutions.
   Fabrice Leggeri | Executive Director, Frontex
   Meir Hayun | Chief Superintendent, Head of the National Cyber Crime Unit, Israel Police

Oerting |  Group Chief Information Security Officer, Barclays, United Kingdom
   Omer Laviv | General Manager Smart Mer Division, MER Group  
   Yochai Corem | VP EMEA Cyberbit, Israel



  12:15-13:15 | Keeping Aviation Safe: Providing End-to-End Protection for Air Passengers
   An expert panel discussing how to ensure the safest door-to-door experience for air travelers, from booking the flight to arrival      at the destination..
   Moderator: Sharon Kidon | Journalist, Radio and TV Anchor, Israel
    Opening Remarks : Roger A. Krone | Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Leidos, USA
Peter Neffenger |  Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), USA
    Ginger S. Evans | Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) Commissioner, USA
     Ilker Ayci | Chairman of the Board and the Executive Committee, Turkish Airlines
    BG. (Ret.) Shmuel Zakay | Managing Director of Ben-Gurion International Airport, Israel
    Ronald H. Augustin | Deputy Senior Vice President Security Services, KLM, Netherlands

    BG. (Ret.) Amnon Sofrin | Managing Director of HLS Solutions, Israel Aerospace Industries LTD., and Elta Systems


  12:30-14:30 | Networking Break & Lunch


   14:30-15:15 |
    The Life Cycle of a Mega Event: The Perfect Case for Collaboration and Responsibility                   
     The speakers will highlight the delicate synergy and work process between municipalities, intelligence agencies and law  
     enforcement, whose cooperation is critical to ensuring the safety of mass attendance events, from conception to execution.
     Moderator:  Sharon Kidon | Journalist, Radio and TV Anchor, Israel
     Jan Jambon | Deputy Prime Minister & Minister for Security and Interior, Belgium
     Nir Barkat | Mayor of Jerusalem, Israel
     Zohar Dvir | Deputy Commissioner, Israel Police


    15:15-16:00 | The Impact of Radicalization on Society
     This session will examine global radicalization and its effect on every aspect of our society, from social media to security,
     from immigration to business and finance.
     Moderator:  Alon Ben-David | TV Journalist, Israel
     Yoram Cohen | Former Chief of Shin Bet (Shabak), Israel
     Patricia Bullrich | Security Minister of Argentina
     Arne SchÖnbohm | President of the Federal Office for Information Security, Germany
     Guy Vinet | ead of the Strategic Police Matters Unit/Transnational Threats Department, OSCE Secretariat
     Steven Wilson | Head of European Cybercrime Centre (EC3), Europol
     Ambassador Lars Faaborg-Andersern | Head of the Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel


   Wednesday, November 16, 2016

    Hall 2, Tel Aviv Convention Center


    08:00-9:30 | Registration & Gathering


    09:30-10:30 | Greetings & Opening Remarks
    Amit LangDirector General, Ministry of Economy and Industry, Israel
    Franco Gabrielli | Head of the Italian Police
    MAG. Hans Peter Doskozil | Federal Minister of Defence and Sports, Austria
    LT. GEN. (RES.) Benny Gantz | 20th Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces, Chairman of the Board, Fifth                               Dimension Solution   


   10:30-10:45 | The Practical Perspective for Homeland Security & Cyber
     This session will take a deep dive into the practical aspects of the overlap between these two central issues
     Buky Carmeli | Director General, National Cyber Security Authority 


    10:45-11:15 | Coffee Break            


   11:15-12:00 | The Hacker Point of View
    What are criminals, states and hacktivists working on right now? A panel of cyber security experts discuss cyber-attacks that     we are likely to see in the next few years.
     Moderator: Mickey Boodaei | CEO, Transmit Security, Israel
     Yevgeny Dibrov |  Co-Founder and CEO, Armis, Israel
     Nir Krakowski | Co-Founder and CEO, Metapacket, Israel
      Roman Blachman | Co-Founder and CTO, Preempt Security Former: Lacoon
     Eric Ahlm | Research Director, Gartner, USA


    12:00-12:45 | Mapping the Risks and Dangers to our Smart & Global World
    An in-depth looks at the risks and threats to our modern world, with a focus on smart cities, information theft, ransomware,
    and the Internet of Things (IoT).

     Moderator:  Menny Barzilay | CEO, FortyTwo, Israel
     Indu Kodukula | VP Development, Blockchain, USA
     Ramy Houssaini | Vice President of BT Security in Europe

     Lee Joo-Hwan | General Manager, Director of Strategy and Planning team, Hana I&S, South Korea
     Eli Basson | EVP and GM, ∑ID , Supercom , Israel


    12:30 – 14:30 | Networking Break & Lunch


    14:00-14:45 | Securing Operational Technologies & Critical Infrastructures
    This discussion will focus on how to keep operation technologies and critical infrastructures secured, from transportation             hubs to industrial production lines, including off-shore drilling, energy and water.
     Moderator: Sharon Kidon | Journalist, Radio and TV Anchor, Israel
     Thierry VinÇon | Advisor at the Security and Safety Industry Development of the Minister of Interior, France 

     Alfio Rapisarda | Senior Vice President Security of ENI, Italy
     Jeffrey Massimilla | Chief Product Cyber Security Officer, General Motors
     Rami Ben Efraim | Head of Government, Defense and Critical Infrastructure Sectors, Check Point Software
     Technologies Ltd.,Israel
     Dale Peterson | CEO, Digital Bond and Founder, S4 Events, USA


    14:45-16:00 | Creating Innovative CERT and Coordination Centers to Solve National Cyber and                               Physical Security Challenges
    The speakers will discuss how to ensure total synergy between critical national infrastructure, monitoring and control    
     technologies and the CERT & Coordination Centers, drawing on their personal experiences with the Israeli and US CERT.
     Moderator: Zori Kor | Vice President, ASERO Worldwide
Alberto (Deto) Hasson | Executive Director, Israel National CERT National Cyber Security Authority
     Marty Edwards | Director, Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT), U.S. Department of          Homeland Security
Ory Schein | Head of Private Infrastructure Security and Cyber, Security and Emergency Division, Ministry of National                Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources, Israel
     Leo Gleser | President and Founder, International Security and Defense Systems Ltd., ISDS Ltd., Israel
     Rami Danan CEO of EVEN DANAN ltd., Head of the Financial Cyber and Business Continuity Center project , Israel



   Thursday, November 17, 2016

     For international guests only


   Visit to Ben Gurion International airport
    A behind-the-scenes look at the homeland security & cyber practices of arguably one of the safest airport in the world   


    Lunch Break


   Guided Visits to Touristic Sites


  • Outdoor Demonstrations will be displayed during the conference
  • One-on-one meetings may be scheduled in advance or on-site during the conference.
  • The agenda is subject to change