Italy-Israel Cyber Summit

Italy-Israel Cyber Summit

Roundtable | Closed Event | English

Monday, June 18th, 2018


Tel Aviv University - Naftali Building(Room 527)


We are honored to host the Italy-Israel Cyber Summit together with the Embassy of Italy in Israel. The relationship between our two nations have long been strong and this event is an important part of continuing and growing our cooperation.


The Italy-Israel Cyber Summit will bring together researchers of international security, innovation systems and capacity building, to facilitate further mutual beneficial research cooperation between the two nations. The participants will present their research and discuss ways to collaborate.


By invitation only.


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Gathering & Refreshments


Welcoming Remarks

Ambassador Gianluigi Benedetti, Ambassador of Italy to the State of Israel -

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel, Director - Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University


First Session: Behind The Scenes of Cybersecurity

Moderator :Barbara Carfagna, Investigative Journalist and Anchorwoman - RAI TV

Jonathan Rosenblatt, Lecturer, Industrial Engineering Department - Ben Gurion University

Lior Tabansky, Head of Cyber Research Development - Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University

Luigi Martino, Head - Center for Cyber Security and International Relations Studies

Paolo Messa, Director - Center for American Studies


Networking Break


Second Session: The Trailblazers

Moderator :Barbara Carfagna, Investigative Journalist and Anchorwoman - RAI TV

Dr. Moti Geva, CEO - Birmeeza

Giorgio Mosca, Director of Strategy and Technologies - Security & Information Systems Division, Leonardo

Ram Levi, Founder and CEO - Konfidas

Shira Shamban, Data Initiative Lead - Dome9 Security


Third Session: Future Cooperation

Moderator :Barbara Carfagna, Investigative Journalist and Anchorwoman - RAI TV

Dr. Mariarosalba Angrisani, TTO Vice Chief - Federico II University of Naples

Eynan Lichterman, Manager, R&D and Technologies, Strategy and Capacity Building Unit - Israeli National Cyber Directorate

Marco Mayer, Former Special Advisor - Cybersecurity for the Minister of Internal Affairs

Prof. Yuval Shavitt, Professor of Electrical Engineering - Tel Aviv University

Raffaele Marchetti, Senior Assistant Professor - LUISS

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Italy-Israel Cyber Summit