The Cyber Security Cluster Bonn is patron and organizer of conferences, scientific events, and lectures on cyber security in and around Bonn. With its flagship event "Cyber Security Tech Summit Europe", the Cluster offers exciting lectures and breakout sessions on current security topics for companies of all sizes, start-ups, authorities, and organizations. The event provides a platform for networking, knowledge exchange, and discussions among experts from diverse fields.
TRANSFERING CYBER SECURITY KNOW-HOW INTO PRACTICE
The Cluster aims to increase the sensibility and implementation focus, regarding Cyber Security, through practical and implementation-oriented information offers, especially for small and medium sized enterprises.
Furthermore, experts in the field of Cyber Security are educated and trained in cooperation with educational institutions. The Cyber Security Cluster Bonn also supports the development of study and training curricula and promotes the following areas of education:
ACCELERATION AND MENTORING FOR IT SECURITY STARTUPS
In close cooperation with the digital startup community and international security startup centers, the Cyber Security Cluster Bonn supports startups with targeted coaching, mentoring, the necessary infrastructure, and financially.
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON SECURITY ISSUES
At the political level, issues such as data security and transparency are becoming increasingly important. The Cluster is closely cooperating with different stakeholders in order to represent the interests of society. The Cluster's Wise Council of Cyber Security Experts offers direct advice to the German Federal Government. As an internationally recognized body, our aim is to provide recommendations for EU cyber security policy.
LOCAL SECURITY – SECURE DIGITAL CITY BONN
The Cluster aims to provide Bonn with secure digital technologies. The widespread implementation of technologies such as digital payment, autonomous driving, or secure digital access systems will be promoted by the pilot project "Secure Digital City Bonn" as a prime example of secure digitization.
RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS
The Cyber Security Cluster Bonn bundles cooperations of research, industry, and public authorities in the field of cyber security. The Cluster's efforts focus on: