International VDI Conference - IT Security for Smart Manufacturing

Your benefits

  • Learn how you can implement international security norms and standards in your business and how you can harmonize IT and OT.
  • Discuss how you can effectively protect your company from cyber attacks with leading industry experts.
  • Make the most out of the World Cafés, panel discussion and the evening event to make high-quality contacts.
  • Visit the presentations at the co-located VDI Conferences “CESIS – Global Internet of Things” and “Wearables & Devices AR/VR Applications and Technologies” running at the same time at no additional cost.
IT Security for Smart Manufacturing | VDI Conference

The VDI “IT Security for Smart Manufacturing” conference will demonstrate how to adapt IT security in times of increasing interconnection and digitization. Discuss international IT standards and norms with renowned industry experts. Find out more about ID management systems for the industrial data space, data infrastructure and predictive maintenance. Ask the question “who owns the data?” and discuss the answer with international experts. Find out how best to protect your company data with best practice examples.

International IT security standards for Industry 4.0 

Security needs dependable standards. This has become crucial in times of Industry 4.0, the industrial Internet of Things and company-wide digital connectivity. The implementation is usually more challenging than the theory, which is why IEC 62443, ISO 27001 and OPC UA Security will be thoroughly discussed. At the VDI “IT Security for Smart Manufacturing” conference international experts will present various ideas and solutions, whilst considering the issues from an international standpoint.

You’ll also find out how your business can be protected from existentially threatening malware programs such as WannaCry and which strategies provide you with the highest possible resilience against cyber attacks. You’ll be able to discuss how to perform maintenance in advance without becoming transparent and how to link IT and OT. 

3 conferences and one big evening event

The VDI Conferences “CESIS – Global Internet of Things”, “Wearables & Devices – Industrial AR/VR Applications and Technologies” and “IT Security for Smart Manufacturing” are running at the same time. This gives you the opportunity to attend all the presentations you are interested in plus World Cafés and panel discussions at no additional cost. On the first evening an evening reception will be hosted where you’ll have the opportunity to expand your network and exchange ideas with experts and participants from all three conferences.

Who is the conference aimed at?

The VDI “IT Security for Smart Manufacturing” conference is a cross-industry event that is designed for professionals and management who want to protect their connected digital systems from attacks and data loss. The target audience includes:

  • Managing Directors
  • Chief Digital Officers
  • Chief Information Security Officers – CISO
  • Heads of IT Security
  • Heads of Production
  • Heads of Process Automation
  • Heads of Cyber Security and Industrial Automation
  • Embedded Systems and Product Design Engineers

Secure your place at the conference

Discuss how you can protect your company against attacks on your IT infrastructure with leading international experts. Find out about the best way to implement international IT security standards, especially when your business’ locations are spread across many countries. Book your place at the VDI “IT Security for Smart Manufacturing” conference now. 

20.02 - 21.02.2018 München available 1791 €

A limited number of rooms has been reserved for the benefit of the event participants.