Special Roundtable: The IoT and 5G Era – Cybersecurity Challenges and Opportunities

April 8, 2024 | 14:00-15:30 | Hall H

About the Event:
IoT (the Internet of Things) has revolutionized the communications industry during the last few decades. It will continue to do so in the forthcoming years as humans become more connected to devices with many functions. The rise of 5G is expected to lead to even more sophisticated instruments and a more comprehensive range of services, drastically changing IoT reach and the communications industry. The 5G revolution makes cybersecurity more relevant to communications than ever before.

The IoT and 5g Era: Cybersecurity Changes & Challenges round table offers an outstanding opportunity to hear experts, government officials, international companies, and startup representatives in the 5G field discuss the new 5G regulations and protocols, cyber threats, changes, and opportunities that arise with it. This special discussion provides a unique platform to brainstorm and share ideas, thoughts, and concepts to deal with 5G’s most relevant challenges nowadays.

Among the Speakers:

Moderator: BG. (Res.) Nati Cohen, Chairman, CyberIL, Israel
Tali Shemer, Advanced Technologies Director, Israeli National Cyber Directorate (INCD), Israel
Madison Horn, Congressional Candidate OK-05; Formal Global Cyber Portfolio Lead, Industrial Cyber & Digital Security, Siemens Energy, USA
Dr. Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler, Law and Technology Expert and Senior Fellow, Israel Democracy Institute, Israel
Yusuph Kileo, Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics Expert, Board Director, African ICT Alliance (AfICTA), Tanzania
Atine John Bosco, Head of ICT, Organisation of African, Caribbean, and Pacific States (OACPS), Belgium