Switzerland's State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) announced the first Swiss Cyber Risk Research Conference, on 20 May 2016. The event will be held at the Swiss Tech Convention Center, EPFL, in Lausanne. The conference brings together researchers, academics and stakeholders in the field of cyber risks in Switzerland. High-level national and international speakers will present their cutting-edge research on cyber risks and engage in discussions on future developments in the field. The event will also mark the launch of the Swiss Cyber Research and Big Data Initiatives.
The aims of the first Swiss Cyber Risk Research Conference are to launch the Swiss Cyber Research Initiative, which hopes to:
- generate interaction within Swiss Cyber Risk Research
- present the world's best Cyber Risk Research
- launch the Swiss Cyber Research Community
- gather researchers, academics and stakeholders in the field of cyber risk in Switzerland