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16: Cyber security – Is resilience an utopia in a digital economy?

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Arthur-Köstler-Saal
Breakout / Working Group
german language

The digital information infrastructure is now as important to a modern business location as streets, railways or energy networks. What impacts does digitalisation have on the resilience of this critical infrastructure? Will new technologies like blockchain help to make the digital world more secure? (incl. a live-hack of a smartphone)

Chief Executive Officer, Austrian Power Grid AG, Vienna
Managing Director, BRZ - Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, Vienna
Partner, KPMG Advisory GmbH, Vienna
Director, Research Institute for Crypto Economics, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna; Founder, BlockchainHub, Berlin
Managing Partner, PS Kommunikation, Vienna

Dr. Ulrike BAUMGARTNER-GABITZER

Chief Executive Officer, Austrian Power Grid AG, Vienna

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft Generalsekretärin, VEÖ - Verband der Elektrizitätsunternehmen Österreichs Kabinettschefin des Vizekanzlers Abgeordnete zum Nationalrat im österreichischen Parlament, ÖVP-Verfassungssprecherin Mitglied des Vorstandes, VERBUND AG
 Studium der Rechtswissenschaften, Universität Wien
1984-1992
1992-2006
1995-1997
1999-2006
2007-2013

Mag. Markus KAISER

Managing Director, BRZ - Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, Vienna

Business Administration, Auditing and Trusteeship, Finance Law, WU (Vienna School of Economics and Business) Senior Project Manager, Siemens Business Services, Vienna Managing Director, Siemens Business Services Romania, Bucharest Senior Vice President, Head of Operations, Siemens IT Solutions and Services, Munich Senior Vice President Business Unit Solutions Germany, Siemens IT Solutions and Services, Munich Senior Vice President Consulting and Systems Integration Germany, Atos, Munich
2001
1998-2003
2004-2006
2006-2010
2010-2011
2011-2015

DI Mag. Andreas TOMEK

Partner, KPMG Advisory GmbH, Vienna

Trainer System Administration & Software Engineering KPMG Alpen - Treuhand GmbH / IT-Auditor, IT-Advisory SBA Research, Security Research / ISCP GmbH, Head of Business Development & Partner
 until 2001 Network Administrator
2001-2004
2004-2006
2006-2016
 Ongoing University lecturer & Business Angel

Dr. Shermin VOSHMGIR

Director, Research Institute for Crypto Economics, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna; Founder, BlockchainHub, Berlin

Master, International Business Administration, WU  Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration MBA, CEMS, Louvain la Neuve Junior Consultant, Cap Gemini Austria PhD, Management of Information Systems, WU - Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration Associate University Professor, Infromation Systems Department, Vienna University of Economics Project Development and Film Sales, ARENA Producciones, Montevideo Managing Director and Co-Founder, Cinovu, Berlin Production Manager Berlin, Zalando Content Creation, Zalando Operations, Berlin Artist and Filmmaker, Kamikatse, Berlin Owner, Lilon Travel, Berlin Founder, BlockchainHub, Berlin
1992-1998
1996-1998
1998-1999
1999-2001
2001-2003
2003-2005
2010-2012
2013-2014
since 2005
since 2014
since 2015

Mag. Peter SCHIEFER

Managing Partner, PS Kommunikation, Vienna

 Mag. Peter Schiefer ist seit über 15 Jahren im Kommunikationsbereich tätig und verfügt langjährige Erfahrung in der Unternehmens- und Kapitalmarktkommunikation. Vor der Gründung der PS Kommunikation war er Geschäftsführer & Partner einer Großagentur (Kommhaus), davor war er im Management der Telekom Austria Group als Leiter des Bereichs Konzernkommunikation & Nachhaltigkeit. In seiner beruflichen Karriere arbeitete Peter Schiefer als Wirtschaftsjournalist bei der Tageszeitung "Die Presse", als Pressesprecher bei der voestalpine AG in Linz und als Stv. Leiter des Bereichs Marketing & Kommunikation bei der Industriellenvereinigung.
 
 Peter Schiefer verfügt über zwei Studienabschlüsse in Internationaler Betriebswirtschaftslehre (Universität Wien und ESCP-EAP Paris) und Publizistik- und Kommunikationswissenschaften der Universität Wien.

Economic Symposium

show timetable

28.08.2018

08:00 - 10:30Charity Soccer Match – Good Game, Good PurposeSocial
12:00 - 12:30OpeningPlenary
12:30 - 13:30“I have a dream”: I dream of a diverse and resilient EuropePlenary
14:00 - 15:30The future of data economyPlenary
16:30 - 18:00ecoplus and “So schmeckt Niederösterreich” Lower Austria EveningSocial
18:00 - 19:30Innovation 101: The “diversity” factorPlenary

29.08.2018

06:00 - 07:00Swiss Country Breakfast: logitechPlenary
06:00 - 07:00Europe BreakfastPartner
06:00 - 07:00Swiss Country Breakfast: RicolaPlenary
06:30 - 09:30Talk on the Mountain – Diversity: A moral responsibility or a tool to maximise profitsPartner
07:00 - 08:30Agility and resilience: Superpowers to handle complexityPlenary
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 07: On the green grass and in business: If you don’t shoot, you will not score.Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 01: Digital Future Game: Requirements for a digital societyBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 06: Class conflict or social partnership in wage negotiations: What guarantees stability and flexibility?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 09: The rising of “TECHNIUM”: Is it real, fantasy or artificial?Breakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 08: Specialisation and diversification – What businesses can learn from natural sciencesBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 05: Republic of fake news – How civil society and businesses become resilient to manipulationBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 02: An unpredictable future – Digitalisation in individual trafficBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 04: Demographic change and its effects on the future working lifeBreakout
09:00 - 11:30Breakout Session 03: Digital leadership – How states and businesses lead through the digital transformation successfullyBreakout
11:30 - 13:00Lunch receptionSocial
11:30 - 12:45WERIETY LUNCH LAB: Innovate diversity and co-create new concepts for resiliencePartner
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 14: We don’t need no education! Economic education as a business-location factorBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 15: Blockchain and the new cryptoeconomics: Are economy and society facing the next revolution?Breakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 10: Playmaker or match ball – Resilience in times of disruptionBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 18: Start-up spirit @ big corporation – how much is too much?Breakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 12: Transparency instead of discretion? HR as a key for equal payBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 11: Challenges of the digital economy: Pioneer or fast followerBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 17: Differences that make a difference: Cooperatives vs. PLCsBreakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 16: Cyber security – Is resilience an utopia in a digital economy?Breakout
13:00 - 15:30Breakout Session 13: Strategic big data management: How to deal with the “new oil”?Breakout
15:30 - 17:30WU CryptonightPartner
16:00 - 20:00Vienna Wednesday society of trade – Alpbach edition: How digital is our work?Partner
16:15 - 17:45Working in the age of overload – Better thrive than survivePlenary

29.08.-28.08.2018

Magenta NightSocial

30.08.2018

06:00 - 07:00Breakfast ClubPartner
06:30 - 07:30“Kater” BreakfastPartner
07:00 - 08:30New mobility: Electric, shared or autonomous?Plenary
09:00 - 10:30Shock resistance: Downfall, intervention, resurrection?Plenary
14:30 - 18:00Economic DialoguePartner