SIGS Special Interest Group
6th SOC Forum Swiss Romande

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Target Audience Security Operations Center Professionals
CIO’s, CISO, IT Manager, Security Officer, Security Architects and Engineers – all from end customer side who are interested in IT Security

From Consultancies and Resellers/ Integrators are only technical people (which are involved in the Security Operation Processes) allowed to take part – max. one participant per company. Vendors and people with a Sales/Marketing role are not authorized as participants.

If you are not on the dedicated invitation list and you like to take part in this community and get the invitations, please fill out the application form.

CPE Credits Earn 4 CPE (Continuing Professional Education) for attending this SIGS forum. Please request a confirmation.
Location EPFL Innovation Park
Building C – Room Neptune 1st Floor
1015 Lausanne

Date of Event 21st of November 2018

Language English

Participation Costs CHF 55.–
Organization, presentations, beverages and apéro riche (almost dinner) included


1:30 – 2:00 Registration & Apéro
2:00 – 3:00 Mathieu Louvet, Manager Cyber Operations at Philip Morris International

Security automation – necessary but not sufficient
Eliyahu Goldratt said “Automation is good, so long as you know exactly where to put the machine.” Indeed, technology is necessary but not sufficient to building automation capabilities for your organization.

In this talk we’ll explore strategies and tactics you can use to build the right automation capabilities for your security operations teams.

3:00 – 3:30 Mark Beerends, (former) Head of SOC at UBS AG

Security Orchestration – what and how it works
Orchestration or Automation is key to make an effective Security Operations possible. But how do you start. Do you use own build solutions or buy yet another tool.

In this Presentation we talk you through pro’s and cons of security orchestra based on the speakers experience.

3:30 – 4:15 Coffee Break
4:15 – 6:00 Mark Beerends, Head of SOC at UBS AG and Mathieu Louvet, Manager Cyber Operations at Philip Morris International

Security Orchestration – what and how it works (continue)
This part is an interactive discussion. We will go into the details and discuss the points mentioned in the presentations before in-depth.

6:00 – open end Apéro Riche & Networking
The speakers will be onsite for Q&A. In addition you have the possibility to get a demo from Demisto if you are interested.

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This is a ‘must attend’ event for all security professionals! We are confident that the relationships you develop here will prove to be crucial to your continuing success.

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