Meet our speakers and workshop leaders of 2022.

  • Petra Maria Asprion

    Petra Maria Asprion is leading the Competence Centers Cyber Security & Resilience as well as Blockchain at FHNW School of Business.

  • Bettina Schneider

    Bettina Schneider is the initiator of the Tri-National Cybersecurity Days. She is a researcher and lecturer at FHNW passionate for Cybersecurity Awareness, Privacy as well as Blockchain-based Digital Identities.

  • Prof. Dr. Tim Weingärtner

    Tim Weingärtner is a computer science lecturer and researcher at Lucerne University. He is a specialist in Blockchain technology an Smart Contracts, product development, innovation and project management.

  • Sarka Pekarova

    Experienced working in various roles from defensive to offensive side of the cyber security spectrum. I love to share my knowledge and passion for social engineering, physical intrusions and deception at various events and trainings for customers. I enjoy versatility that shows in areas I am involved from medical devices, industrial control systems (ICS) and SCADA to social engineering.

    Speaker and workshop leader at events and customers (e.g. United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Transport for London, Layer8 (USA). Ambassador and speaker for BSides Athens, Co-Organiser of BSides Cairo.

  • Roger Halbheer

    Roger Halbheer, Chief Security Advisor for C-level executives at Microsoft, and passionate about security as business enabler and driver for transformation. He is subject matter expert on identity solutions based on blockchain technology.
  • Andreas Wisler

    Andreas Wisler is Managing Director of goSecurity AG and Senior IT-Security auditor. He is specialised in setting up ISMS, PIMS or BCMS and accompanies companies unerringly to ISO 27001, 22301 or 27701 certification.
  • Laurent Verdier

    Laurent Verdier a rejoint le dispositif en septembre 2020 en tant que chargé de mission pour contribuer à l’animation et au développement de la sensibilisation des publics au risque cyber. Officier de police mis à la disposition du dispositif par le ministère de l’Intérieur, il met à profit son expertise en matière de cybercriminalité et son expérience acquises dans ce domaine depuis 2002 à la Brigade d’Enquêtes sur les Fraudes aux Technologies de l’Information (BEFTI) de la Préfecture de Police, à la Direction Centrale du Renseignement Intérieur (DCRI) puis au sein du Centre de Cyberdéfense de l’ANSSI.