Swiss CyberSecurity: Identity and Access Management Conference

May 19th, 2020

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Swiss CyberSecurity: Identity and Access Management Conference

Event submitted on Tuesday, May 12th 2020, approved by Content Team

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May 19th, 2020 - May 19th, 2020
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* Due to COVID, it is most likely that this event will be online - but please make sure! The situation is constantly changing...
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 Our Review

This is one of those awesome events that are laser-focused on how COVID-19 is affecting our business operations taken from a Cybersecurity perspective. Furthermore, I used to live in Geneva so I’m absolutely delighted to be able to list and review this InfoSec event – must attend!

- Review written by Henry Dalziel on Tuesday, May 12th 2020.
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In today’s digitally enabled world, Identity and Access Management plays a critical role in any enterprise security plan.
About this Event

The Pandemic greatly accelerated the adoption of cloud-based B2B Collaboration solutions. What does that mean for the identity management field? Are we prepared? We will have a closer look at the B2B capabilities of one of the most extended cloud platforms – Microsoft 365 – and dive into the risk scenarios and the possible countermeasures that adopters must focus on.

Passwords alone are not safe enough since users use easy ones and reuse them for different applications. Multifactor Authentication (MFA) increases security when users access transaction-services and sensitive data. But it impacts usability and implies costs to the organizations. The presentation introduces different approaches and provides guidance on how to decide on MFA-capabilities based on real projects.

About the speakers:

René Taboada

René started his career in the IT Security and Identity and Access Management Systems in 2000 in his native Mexico. From 2009 until 2018 he worked for Oracle EMEA as IAM architect, delivering consulting for customers from a variety of industry sectors, including financial services, pharma, insurance, and automotive companies from different corners in Europe. Since 2019 he plays the IAM Architect role at Swiss Re in Zürich.

Sandra Tobler

Sandra is an entrepreneur who worked in the IT space for many years. She worked for IBM in various international roles since 2007. She then joined S-GE and later the state secretary of foreign affairs where she built the expertise for the IT industry and consulted Swiss IT companies with internationalization strategies. She also opened for the organization an economic representation in San Francisco.

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