Program CODE 2019

Dear participants, please find here the program of the CODE conference 2019.


Wednesday, 10. Juli 2019

 Conference language: English

Workshop Session

09:00 - 09:10  Welcome 
09:10 - 09:30


Prof. Dr. Neeraj Suri, Chair Professor Dependable Systems & Software,
TU Darmstadt
09:40 - 12:30

Parallel Workshops:

Workshop 1: "Geoinformation Systems"
Workshop 2: "Challenges and Application of Threat Intelligence"
Workshop 3: "Quantum Computers and Applications"
Workshop 4: "AI for Cyber Security"
Workshop 5: "Cyber Range: Opportunities and Challenges"
Workshop 6: "Digital Souvereignty: A must for Europe"
12:30 - 13:50   
Lunch Break


Innovation Conference 

Moderated by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Hommel,
Chair of IT-Security for Software and Data, Bundeswehr University Munich

13:50 - 14:00
Major-General Jürgen Setzer, Deputy Chief, CIDS command
14:00 - 15:00
Pitches I
15:00 - 15:45
Meet the Speakers I
15:45 - 16:45
Pitches II
16:45 - 17:45
Meet the Speakers II
17:45 - 17:50
Closing Remarks 
from 18:00
Social Event & Award Ceremony Innovation Conference (Major-General Jürgen Setzer, Deputy Chief, CIDS command)


Thursday, 11. Juli 2019


Moderated by Prof. Dr. Stefan Brunthaler, RI CODE

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome of the Participants, Greetings 

Prof. Dr. Merith Niehuss, President of the Bundeswehr University Munich 

09:10 - 09:25


Dr. Florian Herrmann, Head of the Bavarian State Chancellery and State Minister for Federal and European Affairs and Media

09:25 - 09:45

Current Developments RI CODE - CODE goes EU

Prof. Dr. Gabi Dreo, Executive Director RI CODE

09:45 - 10:00


Roberto Viola, Director-General Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission 

10:00 - 10:50

Panel 1 "How to Achieve Digital Sovereignty of Europe?"

  • Klaus Vitt, State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Interior, Building and Community
  • Benedikt Zimmer, State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Defence
  • Despina Spanou, Director for Digital Society, Trust and Cybersecurity, European Commission
  • Jorge Domecq, Executive Director, European Defence Agency
  • Evert Dudok, Executive Vice President Communications, Intelligence and Security, Airbus Defence and Space


Moderation: Prof. Dr. Udo Helmbrecht, Executive Director, ENISA

10:50 - 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 - 11:30  


Roland Schütz, Group CIO, Deutsche Lufthansa AG

11:30 - 12:30  

Panel 2 "Where do you get your Innovation done?"

  • Major-General Jürgen Setzer, Deputy Chief, CIDS command
  • Luigi Rebuffi, Secretary General and founder, ECSO
  • Ammar Alkassar, Commissioner for Innovation, Saarland
  • Prof. Dr. Aiko Pras, University of Twente
  • Dr. Ralf Schneider, CIO, Allianz SE
  • Nayia Barmapaliou, Head of Public Engagement, Centre for Cybersecurity, World Economic Forum

Moderation: Dr. Christian Weber, Referent Öffentliche Sicherheit & Verteidigung, Bitkom e.V.

12:30 - 14:00  Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:50

Presentations of the 4 EU-Pilots CONCORDIA, ECHO, SPARTA, CyberSec4Europe by the Coordinators

Moderation: Rafael Tesoro, Programme Officer EU Policies, European Commission  

14:50 - 15:10


Dr. Thomas Kremer, Board Member Data Privacy, Legal Affairs & Compliance, Deutsche Telekom AG

15:10 - 15:30


Dr. Kai Martius, CTO, secunet Security Networks AG

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16.00 - 17:00

Panel 3 "Compunication technologies  - Opportunities for a Digital Europe"

  • Joël Le Bec, Contrôleur général des armées
  • Prof. Dr. Johannes Kinder, Chair of Computer Systems Hardening, RI CODE
  • Ben Smeets, Senior Expert Trusted Computing, Ericsson Research
  • Dr. Detlef Houdeau, Senior Director Business Development, Infineon Technologies AG

  • Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Lippert, Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC) (requested)

  • Prof. Dr. Susanne Biundo-Stephan, Director, Institut für Künstliche Intelligenz, University of Ulm (requested)


Moderation: Prof. Dr. Gabi Dreo, Executive Director, RI CODE

17:00 - 17.30 Closing Remarks, Prof. Dr. Gabi Dreo, Executive Director, RI CODE
from 17:30 Get Together