Chief Resource Officer, F-Secure 

Mikko Hypponen is a cyber war veteran and the Chief Research Officer of F-Secure. He has written on his research for publications such as the New York Times, Wired and Scientific America and lectured at the universities of Stanford and Cambridge.
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John Matherly is an Internet cartographer, speaker and founder of Shodan, the world’s first search engine for the Internet-connected devices. Printers, webcams, power plants and more have been found over time and the revelations have changed the way security and privacy on the Internet is perceived. Shodan is already seeing TVs, cell phones, traffic lights, ind ustrial controls, infrastructure plants and various home appliances pop up in the search results. And more of these Internet-of-Things devices are added each day as the world is becoming more connected. For the past years, he has been featured in the news on CNBC, CNN Money, Bloomberg, Washington Post, Forbes, Time and many others.

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Supreme Audit Office

Lawyer, state administration official, Border Guard general, Border Guard Chief in 1997–2001 Police Chief in 2005–2007. Graduated in legal studies at the Warsaw Theological Academy (presently Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw). After graduation worked as lawyer in the Szczecin diocesan curia. In the eighties ha was active in the democratic opposition, was counselor to Marian Jurczyk. Since 1993 was employed at the Border Guard, in 1993-1996 was its Szczecin branch chief, I 1996-1997 was the country’s Guard chief’s deput, and in 1997-2001 the chief of the Border Guard. After he was dismissed, he worked as an adviser at the  Supreme Audit Office (2202-2005). On November 3rd, 2005 he was nominated to the position of the Police Chief. He retired on February 9th, 2007. Then, since July 10th 2007 he worked as Orlen Ochrona Ltd CEO. In 2008 returned to the Supreme Audit Office where he worked as it Lublin Branch director. Presently he works as the Internal Security Department’s Director in this organisation.


European Data Protection Assistant Supervisor

The Diet appointed Wojciech Wiewiórowski the Inspector General for the Protection of Personal Data, and on August 4th, 2010 he started his four-year term of office. Wojciech Wiewiórowski was awarded the academic degree of Doctor in constitutional law. Since 2006 he has been working for public administration. He was among others adviser in the field of e-government and information society for the Minister of Interior and Administration, as well as Vice-president of the Regulatory Commission of the Polish Autocephalous Orthodox Church. In 2008 he took over the post of the Director of the Informatisation Department at the Ministry of Interior and Administration. He also represented Poland in committee on Interoperability Solutions for European Public Administrations (the ISA Committee) assisting the European Commission. In 2010 he was appointed the member of the Archives Council to the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage. He is a member of the Polish Association for European Law. He is the author of numerous studies, publications and lectures in the field of personal data protection, IT law, e-government and legal informatics. His areas of scientific activity include first of all Polish and European IT law, processing and security of information, legal information retrieval systems, informatisation of public administration, electronic signature and application of semantic web and legal ontologies in legal information processing.

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Alexandre DULAUNOY


Alexandre encountered his first computer in the eighties, and he disassembled it to know how the thing works. While pursuing his logical path towards information security and free software, he worked as senior security network consultant at different places (e.g. Ubizen, now Cybertrust). He co-founded a startup called Conostix specialized in information security management, and the past 6 years, he was the manager of global information security at SES, a leading international satellite operator. He is now working at the Luxembourgian Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) called CIRCL in the research and operational fields. He is also lecturer in information security at Paul-Verlaine University in Metz and the University of Luxembourg. Alexandre enjoys working on projects where there is a blend of “free information”, innovation and a direct social improvement. When not gardening binary streams, he likes facing the reality of ecosystems while gardening or doing photography.

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Raphaël VINOT


Raphaël Vinot is a security researcher at the Computer Incident Response Center Luxembourg (CIRCL) since 2012. Raphaël wants to increase the IT consciousness of the human beings populating the internet in order to make it safer for everyone. His day job is a mixture of forensic and malware analysis with a lot of Python on top of it to glue all the pieces together. He loves sharing and thinks everyone should contribute to open source projects.

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Head of IT security at UPC Polska, responsible for providing an adequate level of information protection, in particular customers, personal data and company secrets, as well as detection and eradication of company and customer abuse, cooperation with law enforcement, control mechanisms and their compliance with regulations. Between 2008 and 2009 Adam was a member of management of ISACA Polska. He holds CISA and CRISC qualifications.




June 2016 – now NATO STRATCOM Centre of Excellence, Riga Senior Expert, Doctrine, Concept and Experimentation Branch
2015 – 2016 Ministry of National Defense Director of Public Affairs Department Vice president of StratCom Task Force Member of the Steering Committee of STRATCOM COE in Riga
2014 – 2015 Ministry of National Defense Minister’s Counselor, Public Affairs, StratCom Vice-president of StratCom Taks Force Member of the Steering Committee of STRATCOM COE in Riga
2010 – 2014 Ministry of Transport, Construction and Maritime Economy of Poland
Department of Transport Policy and International Cooperati on Minister’s Counsellor, Coordinator for EU Affairs
2008 – 2010 Polskie Radio SA (Polish Radio SA), Deputy Director of Channel One



Team Lead of IT Security in Allegro Group

Dawid Golak – Team leader of IT Systems Security Allegro Group. In his work, in addition to managing security team focuses on the technical aspects of security, the security of web applications, infrastructure, maintenance incidents, ending with the analysis of malware. After hours runs marathons.


Mirosław MAJ

Cybersecurity Foundation

Miroslaw Maj has more than 15 years of experience in IT and the IT security sector. For almost 10 years he has lead the CERT Polska team – the first Polish incident handling team which plays the role of national level team. In 2010 he founded the Cybersecurity Foundation and he became its first director. Since September 2010 he has become the expert on the CIIP of the Polish Government Center for Security. In 2011 he also became a co-founder of the first Polish independent CERT – ComCERT.PL. He is the author of papers on security statistics and other subjects from the security area. He is involved in international cooperation between CSIRT teams as a member of the Trusted Introducer team as well as in formal European projects related to security issues (standards, statistics, information sharing, fighting with an illegal content, building security awareness and establishing new CSIRT teams). He is the co-author of many ENISA publications including CERT exercises and papers on improving the CERT coordination. Miroslaw Maj organized two editions of the national level cyber exercises in Poland – Cyber-EXE Polska – for critical infrastructure and banking sectors. He has presented his works at many international conferences including a number of presentations at the FIRST conferences.

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Military University of Technology

Rafał Kasprzyk was commissioned as 2Lt. in 2004 and one year later received his M.Sc. Eng. degree after individual studying in DSS (Decision Support System) at Cybernetics Faculty as the 1st place graduate from Military University of Technology in 2005. He was promoted to the rank of Lt., Capt. and Maj. in 2008, 2010 and 2012 respectively. In 2012 he received Ph.D. degree in the field of computer science. He has worked as a lecturer at Cybernetics Faculty since 2005. He has participated in many scientific projects connected with combat simulation and crisis management. His main interest are graphs and networks theory, decision support systems, computer simulation, homeland security and cyber-security.



Independent writer

Marek Grajek is a cryptographer, journalist and historian. His professional experience covers several disciplines (cryptography and IT security, economics and finance), several sectors (finance and investment, IT, and consulting), several continents and cultures. History of cryptography represents one of his passions, culminating in his books presenting crucial crypto adventures of the XX century.



OWASP / SecuRing

Mateusz is a Senior IT Security Consultant at SecuRing.His key responsibilities are web and mobile application penetration testing, source code review. Moreover he works as a consultant, helping software development teams cope with application security related topics. Previously working as a software developer, building software for financial sector. He was a speaker both at international and Polish conferences and meetings dedicated to software development and IT security, including 4Developers, BlackHatAsia, CONFidence, Testing Cup and Test Well. Since 2011 he is a board member of OWASP Poland Local Chapter and coorganizer of chapter meetings.



Independent researcher

Low and high level programmer, malware analyst. Blog writer at:




IT security expert, member of ComCERT.PL Team, the team that delivers IT incident response related services. He has participated in a number of important IT security undertakings, such as malware analysis lab design for a public administration, participated in the preparation of the exercise training materials for the security response teams, commissioned by ENISA. Member of the Cyber Europe 2014 winning team (ComCERT.PL), among the 100 teams from across Europe.