Agenda - 10 October


SESSION ONE SESSION TWO

Facing the Cyber Threat: An Overview of Maritime Cyber Challenges and Focus on Building Resilience
a. What is the current cyber threat landscape?
b. What are the major cybersecurity risks and threats affecting the industry?
c. Is cyber the true disruptive innovation in maritime?
d. Reviewing the cyber threat across other sectors and lessons learnt
e. Panel discussion – The view from the shipping company.

Business Planning and Cyber Preparedness
a. Balancing cyber resilience with the business case.
b. Legal, financial and insurance implications.
c. Best practices – modern connectivity.
d. Mitigating risk - Identify, assess, respond.

SESSION THREE SESSION FOUR

New Developments in Maritime Cyber Regulations and Guidelines
a. The implications of the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
b. Turning guidance to training for the shipping industry.
c. The future of cyber reporting.

Training, Awareness and the Human Element
a. Is this the real cyber threat?
b. Applying cyber security to operational, IT, crew and communication applications.
c. Managing and cyber hygiene and building crew awareness.

SESSION FIVE

Viewpoint: Are We Cyber Ready? Conclusions and Actions

Conference Timings 

0800: Registration and Welcome Tea/Coffee

0915: Opening Notes from Conference Chair

0930 – 1100: Session 1 - Facing the Cyber Threat: An Overview of Maritime Cyber Challenges and Focus on Building Resilience

1100: Tea/Coffee Break

1130 – 1300: Session 2 - Business Planning and Cyber Preparedness

1300: Lunch 

1400 – 1530: Session 3 - New Developments in Maritime Cyber Regulations and Guidelines

1530: Tea/Coffee Break

1600 – 1730: Session 4 - Training, Awareness and Human Factors

1730: Viewpoint: Are We Cyber Ready? Conclusions and Actions

1745-1900: Conference Networking Reception – Kindly Sponsored by Marlink

*Please note – session timings, topics and speakers may be subject to change at the discretion of the organiser.