Established as the largest and most iconic cybersecurity conference in the Balkans, continues to be a leader. In the current 2022, is held for the 14th time in a row, with an even richer three-day program, top international speakers and hundreds of participants from different countries. This year the venue is the prestigious complex Lighthouse Golf & Spa Resort Bulgaria near Balchik, and the dates - from 19 to 22 June.
The main topic of this year's edition of the forum is: "Cybersecurity during Cyber Wars" and enjoys great interest. is conducted with the official support of the Ministry of Electronic Government of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Traditionally, the forum brings together industry leaders from both Bulgaria and leading global companies providing cybersecurity and information technology services, such as Trellix, Mandiant, CyberRes by Micro Focus, N-able, Netwrix, Radware, IBM, SolarWinds, Ridge Security, MailStore, Hillstone Networks, BeyondTrust, Forcepoint, Bitdefender, Fudo Security and others.
This year is held in a hybrid format: in person and online. The hybrid format allows guests to participate in the conference in the most convenient way for them. Both the present and online formats provide access to the latest lectures, presentations, news, workshops and comments from the world of information technology and cybersecurity.
After the incredible success of the form over the past thirteen years, for the current edition of the forum the organizers of again rely on impeccable organization, diverse program, colorful palette of speakers, lots of fun, interactive presentations and surprises. A very interesting novelty in the program is the so-called "Hot Cybersecurity Chair", on which top world experts will sit and the guests will be able to ask them questions live.
The speakers who arrived in Bulgaria specifically to participate in the conference are from over ten countries. Here we can reveal a small part of them: Michal Ostrowski (Senior Director EMEA East, DACH, EE, MEA) and Christiaan Beek (Lead Scientist & Sr. Principal Engineer) in Trellix, Ramses Gallego (International Chief Technology Officer) and Pierpaolo Ali (Director Southern Europe, Russia, CIS, CEE & Israel) in CyberRes, MICRO FOCUS line of business, Benny Haik (Country Manager Eastern Europe) and Haim Halperin (Regional Sales Manager) in Radware, Chris Wang (Vice President of Product Management) and Michael Chen (Vice President of Customer Success) at Ridge Security, who come from Silicon Valley specifically for the conference, Michal Jarski (Director of Eastern Europe) at Forcepoint, Maxim Akimov (Distribution Sales Manager CEE) at N-able, Evgenia Izotova Country Manager) in Netwrix and many more.
True to tradition, this year theforum will end with a gala dinner, accompanied by live performances, a show program, surprises and many positive emotions. As part of the evening program, guests will witness the presentation of the annual awards of COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria for achievements in cyber defense, in selected categories.