Information Security and Data Privacy Evening

Women Techmakers Berlin
Wed, May 16, 2018, 6:30 PM (CEST)

About this event

**Please Note: Space will be limited, so please RSVP accordingly :)

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) enforcement date around the corner, it’s time we focus on the topics of Information Security and Data Privacy. It goes without saying that this significant and demanding field deserves much attention!

For the first time we will be bringing the Women Techmakers Berlin (WTMB) community together at Cisco’s openBerlin Innovation Center to highlight the current status, innovations and challenges in this field, and to also highlight the work and experiences of a range of inspirational speakers from this domain.

• 18:30 – 19:00 – Registration, Networking over Refreshments / Food

• 19:00 – 19:10 – WTMB and Cisco Welcome Remarks

• 19:15 – 19:35 – Eve Hunter - Cybersecurity Analyst at Amida Technology Solutions (

• 19:40 – 20:00 – Katharina Nocun - Digital Civil Rights Activist, Author and Data Privacy Expert (

• 20:00 – 20:10 – BREAK

• 20:15 – 20:40 – Dr. Mira Suleimenova, LL.M - Lawyer, Researcher, GDPR and Social Impact Focused –(

• 20:45 – 21:15 – Monique Morrow - Chief Technology Strategist and former Cisco Chief Technology Officer of Services (

• 21:15 – 21:20 – Closing Remarks

• 21:20 – 22:00 – Networking over Refreshments / Food

There will be an unsupervised space for children available on site.

Please Note: This is a public event and photography and video may be taken. If you do not wish to be in photos please let the organizers know upon your arrival and they can discuss with you how best to proceed.

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Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT and networking. Their openBerlin Innovation Center is located in the EUREF (Europäisches Energieforum) Campus in Berlin’s Schöneberg district. The center leads co-innovation in action together with a vibrant ecosystem of partners, creating business and technology solutions to unlock digital opportunities.

openBerlin focuses on smart factory, smart city, smart building and healthcare. It is the place where startups, accelerators, developers, customers, universities, ecosystem partners and the venture community come together to create ground-breaking technology and innovative solutions. (

At Women Techmakers Berlin we have been encouraging diversity in tech in Berlin since 2015. We strive for visibility, networking and resources to make the tech community of Berlin inclusive.

Our meetup groups are always open to people of all backgrounds, regardless of gender, age, race, expertise, etc. - everyone is welcome!

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