LET'S MAKE IT WORK
October 12. 2021
BULGARIA | ROMANIA
As digitization processes accelerate, and government services and business move online, the world is exposed to a greater degree than ever to cyber threats.
The increase in remote working due to the coronavirus pandemic has also left systems facing greater vulnerability.
Cyber security is one of the greatest challenges of our age: Countries and businesses need cyber security strategies to protect their digital sovereignty.
Keynote speaker Mr Garry Kasparov, a former world chess champion and renowned cyber expert, and other leading local and international industry leaders will discuss how governments, business and the financial sector can protect data, and how to protect critical infrastructures from cyber threats.
In This Conference We are Hosting
Leading International cyber experts
Cyber-tech companies and high-end cyber solutions
Government and private sector representatives
Banking industry executive
Admiral Emil Eftimov
Chief of Defence.
Founder & Chair
AI Expert | Former World Chess Champion
Bogdan BAZGĂ, PhD
National Coordinator for UN FAO & OCDE/CoAg – TAD National expert in Food Security
H.E. Mr. Reta Nega Alemu
Ambassador in Israel
Mrs. Bareket Knafo
Counsellor | Head of the Israeli Economic & Trade Mission to Romania & Ukraine
Mr. Yochai Corem
CEO | CYBERINT
Mrs. Eva Maydell
Member of the European Parliament, Member of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy, Shadow rapporteur on the Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive | BULGARIA
Dr. George Sharkov
Director, European Software Institute CEE | Head of Cyber Security Lab, Sofia Tech Park
Maj. Gen. (Res.) Amos Gilead
Executive Director of the Institute for Policy and Strategy (IPS) at IDC Herzliya, Israel
Dr. Nimrod Kozlovski
Cyber & Predictive, big data tech expert | Herzog Fox Neeman Law Firm
Mr. Arie Frenklakh
Founder | PROTEX
Mr. Valentin Nikolov
Executive Member of the Board of Directors and CEO of Bulgarian Energy Holding.
Former Prime Minister of Romania
Founder and sole shareholder of VP Projects Advisors.
Mr. Gilbert Ohana
Co-founder & Managing Partner | FinTLV Ventures, Cybersecurity Advisor to Financial Companies
Dr. Adrian Victor Vevera
General Director | National Institute for Research and Development in Informatics ICI Bucharest
Mr. Asaf Peleg
Vice President, Strategic Projects & Director of Business Development EMEA | Zimperium
Mr. Shlomi Erez
CEO & Founder | CIROTTA
IMPROVATE is a platform that makes technology and innovation accessible to new markets around the world. Launched in September 2020, IMPROVATE operates out of London and Tel Aviv and serves as a platform to connect leaders, decision-makers, companies, and investors with technology and innovation. Among IMPROVATE’s Board members are former world chess champion Garry Kasparov, President Rosen Plevneliev – former President of Bulgaria, Prof. Zeev Rotstein, and IDF Major Gen. (Ret.) Amos Gilead. IMPROVATE’s partners include: Rosen Plevneliev – Former President of Bulgaria | Victor Ponta – Former Prime Minister of Romania | Yves Leterme – Former Prime Minister of Belgium | Vlado Buchkovski – Former Prime Minister of the REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA
Our website: www.improvate.net