IFIP IP3 Thematic Workshop at WSIS 2021

Building Cyber Resilience with a Professional workforce

Tuesday, 13 April 2021 at 13:00-14:00 CEST

How to Protect infrastructure, privacy,  & consumers, and facilitate global skills transfer.

Cyber-Security track at WSIS.

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The UN Secretary-General in his Jun 2020 Digital Cooperation Roadmap: Secretary-General’s Roadmap for Digital Cooperation (un.org) articulates the importance of many facets on digital cooperation including on:

  • Digital Capacity-Building
  • Digital Trust And Security
  • Artificial Intelligence

This workshop will highlight activities in different regions to build capacity in Digital Trust & Security for cyber-resilience in a world that went digital almost overnight.  We will explore how Skills Frameworks, Bodies of Knowledge, and Quality Assurance are developing to build capacity in Cybersecurity, creating a resilient professional workforce.

IP3 Thematic Workshop Panellists

Speaker NameCountryTopic
Moira de Roche, Chair IFIP IP3South AfricaSession Moderator
Steve Furnell
Chair IFIP Technical Committee 11
UKBuilding a Professional Cyber Security Workforce: Recognising Knowledge, Experience and Competence.
Fred van Noord, ENISANetherlandsThe realisation of Cyber Security education in the Netherlands that based on job profiles in the European e-competence framework e-CF
Anthony Wong
IFIP Vice-President
AustraliaHow to Protect infrastructure, privacy, & consumers, and facilitate global skills transfer
Robert Weisman Engineer in Residence & Professor, University of OttawaCanadaThe criticality of enterprise and system architectures, especially with the internet of things, to cyber-resilience


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