30th of September and 1st of October in RIU Pravets Golf&Spa, Bulgaria
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Who Should Attend?

The conference is aimed at IT managers and Experts from all segments of the economy:

Directors and Managers “Information Security”; Managers of Risk Management; Infrastructure managers; System architects; Security engineers; IT managers; Information security auditors; IT companies with focus Cybersecurity.

InfoSec SEE 2021 will be a hybrid event, in order to answer the requirements and preferences of the huge range of participants.

InfoSec SEE 2021 offers a mix of traditional and digital opportunities. Some participants may choose to attend the conference online, due to their agenda at the moment, but others will benefit from the live participation and the opportunity of networking. According to your preferences, please select the suitable form of attendance during your registration.

Welcome to Attend the Keynotes, the Presentations, the Demos, the Workshops and the Social Events.

Come and Experience the Biggest InfoSec Event in the South Eastern Europe!

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Agenda

With the cooperation of:

STATE E-GOVERNMENT AGENCY

InfoSec SEE 2021

CYBERSECURITY RESILIENCE AND ADAPTATION

 

29th of September 2021 – Arrival for Welcome Dinner
30th of September– 1st of October 2021
Hotel RIU Pravets Golf and Spa Resort
 
30th of September in Conference hall “Pravets” of Hotel RIU Pravets Resort
1st of October in Halls Pravets A, B, C, D  
Conference languages: English and Bulgarian for some sessions

Welcome Dinner on 29th of September 2021, Restaurant “The Lake” in RIU Pravets Golf and Spa Resort, 7pm

The dinner is for all guests, arrived on 29th of September in RIU Pravets Resort – vendors, partners, customers.

There is a FREE shuttle bus for all registered participants, who don’t want to stay overnight in RIU Pravets on 30th of September:

on 30th of September, departure time 7:00am from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral to Riu Pravets

on 30th of September, departure time 7pm from Riu Pravets to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

on 1st of October, departure time 8:00am from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral to Riu Pravets

on 1st of October, departure time 6:00pm from from Riu Pravets to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

THE CONFERENCE Thursday, 30th of September 2021

Main Stage
Hall “Pravets”
7:30-8:30 – Registration and Welcome Coffee. Paid Rapid Antigen Testing for all participants without COVID-19 certificate or tests.

8:30-8:40InfoSec SEE Welcome Remarks by Anelia Kostadinova

General Manager of COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

8:40-9:00Opening Keynote by Dr. Krasimir Simonski, Chair of the State eGovernment Agency of Bulgaria, National Cybersecurity Coordinator

9:00-9:20 Keynote by U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria

9:20-11:20 KEYNOTE ADDRESSES “SECURITY PREDICTIONS AFTER PANDEMIC“

“The Perfect Cybersecurity Storm – Contributing Factors and Strategies to Reduce Future Risk” by Mike Hart, Vice President of MANDIANT

“The Artificial Reality of Automated Threats” by Erez Vitelstein, Regional Director at RADWARE

“Improve Your IT Security Posture and Protect Company Data by Reducing Your IT Risks” by Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at NETWRIX

“Own the Risk. Own the Future. Building Strategic Partnerships with MSP Clients.” by Lewis Pope, Senior Security Adviser and Nerd at N-ABLE

“What will Security Resilience in 2022 require?” by Pavel Yosifov, Head of Cyber Security Products at DIGITALL

What IT Professionals Really Want by Sascha Giese, Head Geek at SolarWinds

In spring 2021, SolarWinds surveyed around 1,000 IT professionals in various roles and seniority levels around the globe. The goal was to identify how organisations assess their readiness to deal with cybersecurity risks, the challenges they face, and how they intend to overcome them. In other words, we wanted to know what IT professionals really want when it comes to Building a Secure Future. Sascha Giese, Head Geek™ International at SolarWinds, will share some insights and point out regional differences.

“Have You Been Vaccinated?” by Fady Iskander, Enterprise Security Regional Lead for East Europe & Africa at FORCEPOINT

“Resiliency is the name of the game. Cyber Resiliency at the core of every business” by Ramses Gallego, International Chief Technology Officer, CyberRes, at MICRO FOCUS line of business

“Cyber Crime Trends” by Commissioner Vladimir Dimitrov, Head of the Bulgarian Cybercrime Unit at General Directorate Combating Organized Crime, Ministry of Interior, Bulgaria

“Security Predictions After Pandemic” by Marko Simeonov, Chief Executive Officer at AMATAS

11:20 – 11:40 – Coffee break

11:40 – 13:00

LIVE Discussion: “The resilience of new security tools, new ways of working, and employees themselves during and after COVID crisis. How to mitigate ever-growing threats with the necessary knowledge and the awareness of risk background. The most effective technologies to react appropriately!”

Moderator: Yavor Yanakiev

Panellists in the Discussion Panel:

Mike Hart, Vice President of FireEye

Erez Vitelstein, Regional Director at RADWARE

Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at Netwrix

Mikolaj Pigon, Inside Territory Account Manager SEE at Forcepoint

Ramses Gallego, International Chief Technology Officer, CyberRes, at MICRO FOCUS line of business

Lyubomir Tulev, Director Managed Security Services at DIGITALL

Florin Achim, Business Development Manager CEE at BITDEFENDER

Commissioner Vladimir Dimitrov, Head of the Bulgarian Cybercrime Unit at General Directorate Combating Organized Crime, Ministry of Interior, Bulgaria

Svetlin Iliev, Chairman of the Bulgarian Cybersecurity Association

13:00-13:30 – Lunch

Hall Pravets A
13:30-13:55 FIREEYE “How to Simplify Detection and Response in Your Infrastructure” Presentation by Michal Ostrowski, Regional Director FIREEYE Eastern Europe, Russia & CIS at FireEye

14:00-14:40 RADWARE

“Know Your Enemy”

Presentation by Pascal Geenens, Director Cyber Threat Intelligence at Radware

14:45-15:10 NETWRIX

“How to Identify and Close Security Gaps with Continuous Risk Assessment””

Presentation by Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at Netwrix

15:15-15:45 – Coffee Break

15:45-16:10 N-ABLE

Layered Security: Essential for Protecting Business Growth

Presentation by Maxim Akimov 

Distribution Sales Manager CEE at N-ABLE

16:15-16:40 FORCEPOINT

“Weather forecast for data protection – cloudy. New possibilities to secure your data”

Presentation by Mikolaj Pigon, Inside Territory Account Manager, Southeast Europe at Forcepoint

16:45-17:15 SOLARWINDS

“Unified Monitoring: A Key Foundation for Good Security and Availability”

Presentation by Eoin Keenan, Senior Product Marketing Manager at SolarWinds

17:45 -18:15 RIDGE SECURITY

“Made Automated – Evolute VAPT”

Presentation by Lydia Zhang, President and Co-founder of Ridge Security

Hall Pravets B

13:30-13:55 LOGSENTINEL

“Security Monitoring Beyond Logs”

Presentation by Bozhidar Bozhanov, CEO of LogSentinel

14:00-14:25 MICRO FOCUS

“From SIEM to a robust and solid Threat Intelligence Platform. A New Beginning”

Presentation by Ramses Gallego, International Chief Technology Officer, CyberRes, at MICRO FOCUS line of business

14:30-15:00 DIGITALL

“How to gain visibility and validate your cyber security resilience? Seeing is believing!”

Presentation by Alexandar Stoyanov, Senior Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL

15:15-15:45 – Coffee Break

15:45-16:10 HILLSTONE NETWORKS

“Resilience and Risk Management in Network Security, 2021 and Beyond”

Presentation by Yang Cao

Sales Director, EMEA at Hillstone Networks

16:15-16:40 THREATQUOTIENT

“Unsolving a Mystery in Cyber Security – Cyber Threat Intelligence Fundamentals”

Presentation by Markus Auer, Regional Sales Manager Central Europe at ThreatQuotient

16:45-17:15 BITDEFENDER

“Make the Most of Your Cybersecurity Investment with Bitdefender”

Presentation by Florin Achim, Business Development Manager CEE at BITDEFENDER

17:45 -18:15 MAILSTORE

“How to keep your communication and company interest safe. Independent email archiving and management for any cloud or on-premise platform”

Presentation by Zlatomir Milanov, Sales Engineer at COMPUTER 2000

20:30-24:30 DINNER AND AWARDS GALA, hall “Pravets” – for all participants, who will stay overnight on 30th of September in RIU Pravets

Cocktail workshop  with prizes

 

III. The workshops and the case studies session

Friday, 1st of October 2021

8:00 -9:00 Registration for the Morning Session. Paid Rapid Antigen Testing for all participants without COVID-19 certificate or tests.

Workshops Panel

Hall Pravets A

9:00-09:55 FIREEYE workshop “How to find an insider attacker using FireEye? Mission: proactive hunting! Let`s build an efficient & effective security architecture!” Trainer: Damian Hoffman, FIREEYE Senior System Engineer CEE

10:00-10:55 MANDIANT Workshop “How to disadvantage bad guys with Mandiant Advantage Platform” Learn how to prioritize efforts and increase capacity to detect and respond to attacks with Mandiant Advantage, a SaaS platform that automates Mandiant expertise and intelligence into your environment. Trainer: Marcin Kacprzak, Consulting Senior System Engineer CEE

11:00-12:00 THREATQUOTIENT Workshop “Consolidating Cybersecurity Applications Data for Improving Security Operations” English Language Trainer: Valentin Todorov, Principal Threat Intelligence Services Engineer

12:00 Registration for the Afternoon session

12:00-13:00 Business Lunch

13:00-13:55 THREATQUOTIENT Workshop Bulgarian Language “Подобряване на киберсигурността чрез консолидиране на данни от приложенията за сигурност” Trainer: Valentin Todorov, Principal Threat Intelligence Services Engineer

14:00-15:00 N-ABLE Workshop Bulgarian Language “N-able MSP. Продуктова гама и конкурентни предимства” Trainer: Martin Rakov, Sales Engineer COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-16:30 N-ABLE Workshop English Language “The importance of automation” Trainer: Marc Andre Tanguay, Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager

The Partners share experience. Benefit from a series of case study presentations sharing practical, actionable learning on industry challenges

Hall Pravets B

9:00-9:25 NEBOSYSTEMS “Next Generation Monitoring. How Monitoring helps System Administration Automation (SAA)”
Presenter: Boytcho Boytchev, General Manager

9:30-09:55 MNEMONICA “SOC by Mnemonica”
Presentation by Viren Slavchev, CEO

10:00-10:25 LIREX HIGH TECH & TIEBREAK SOLUTIONS “Комплексният подход при изграждане на информационната сигурност на ТАЙБРЕЙК СЪЛЮШЪНС в основата на успеха”
Case Study Presenters: Angel Ivanov, CEO Lirex High Tech & Georgi Kostadinov, Head of IT, Tiebreak Solutions

10:30-10:55 TELELINK BUSINESS SERVICES “How do we fix cybersecurity with (almost) no people and (almost) no budget?”
Presenter: Ivan Ralchev, Solution Strategy Manager

11:00-11:25 CNSYS PLC “Respond, automate and orchestrate to security incidents with confidence, intelligence and consistency”
Presenter: Petromir Ivanov, Manager Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions and Services Department

11:30-12:00 KONTRAX “Implementing Cyber Security Solutions in the Public Sector”
Case study Presenters: Nikolay Jordanov, CEO & Yordan Petkov, Product Manager Information Security Solutions


12:00 Registration for the Afternoon session

12:00-13:00 Business Lunch

13:00-13:55 RADWARE Workshop “Avoiding the Next Ransom DDoS Attack with Layered DDoS Protection as a Strategic Plan” Trainer: Nadav Katz, Sales Engineer

14:00-15:00 NETWRIX Workshop English Language “Аctive Directory Security” Trainer: Rosario Bonanno, EMEA Solutions Engineer

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-16:30 DIGITALL Hands-on Live Demo about How to compromise the 2FA protection and take over any Facebook account” “I have a 2FA enabled. Nobody can hack my account!”…ahm, really?” Trainer: Lyubomir Tulev, Director Managed Security Services at DIGITALL

Workshops Panel

Hall Pravets C

9:00-09:55 N-ABLE Workshop English Language “The Lies We’re Told about Image-Based Backup” Trainer: Jan Gerzinus Jongsma, Partner Success – Back up

10:00-10:55 RADWARE Workshop “Web Application & API Protection in the New Normal” Trainer: Nadav Katz, Sales Engineer

11:00-12:00 LOGSENTINEL Workshop “Getting up and running with LogSentinel SIEM” Trainer: Bozhidar Bozhanov, CEO

12:00 Registration for the Afternoon session

12:00-13:00 Business Lunch

13:00-13:55 FORCEPOINT Workshop “Extending data protection into the cloud – use cases & challenges” Trainer: Alexander Raczynski, Senior System Engineer

14:00-15:00 MICRO FOCUS Workshop “Enabling DevSecOps in Your Organization Based on Fortify on Demand SaaS” Trainer: Yaroslav Popov, Application Security Solution Architect

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-16:25 NETWRIX Workshop Bulgarian Language “New approach to the Privileged Access Management” Trainer: Zlatomir Milanov, Sales Engineer COMPUTTER 2000 Bulgaria

16:30-17:30 Ridge Security Workshop with Demo “Demonstrate How RidgeBot Protect you from Latest Cyber Attacks! Ransomware, Hello Kitty, PrintNightmare” Trainer: Nick Mo, CEO and Co-founder

Workshops Panel

Hall Pravets D

9:00-09:55 NETWRIX Workshop English Language “Fundamental protection from Ransomware and other cyberattacks with Data Access Governance Program” Trainer: Rosario Bonanno, EMEA Solutions Engineer

10:00-10:55 SOLARWINDS Workshop English language “Solarwinds SEM – SIEM Made Easy” Trainer: Marko Coha, System Engineer

11:00-12:00 DIGITALL Workshop with DEMO “Seeing is believing! A live demonstration on How mature companies test their SoC effectiveness?” Speakers: Borislav Sestrimski, Senior Cyber Security Consultant |Lyuben Seymenov, Senior Cyber Security Consultant | Alexandar Andonov, Cyber Security Consultant

12:00 Registration for the Afternoon session

12:00-13:00 Business Lunch

13:00-13:55 MICRO FOCUS Workshop “Identity and Access Management – a basement of security” Trainer: Milko Simenonov, Project Manager at INTEPRO SOLUTIONS

14:00-15:00 HILLSTONE NETWORKS Workshop “Deep Data Visibility to Protect against Advanced Threats” Trainer: Piotr Graszka, Pre-Sales Engineer, EMEA

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-16:25 SOLARWINDS Workshop English Language “Live session overviewing SolarWinds Access Rights Manager (ARM)” Trainer: Paul Schafer, System Engineer

16:30-17:30 BITDEFENDER Workshop “Bitdefender’s Gravity Zone – How to Minimize Risk and Combat All Threats with a Single Outstanding Product” Trainer: Alexandra Sulu Nacht, Sales Engineer

Speakers of the Event

The lectors of the conference and the trainers of the workshops and hands-on demos are leading experts and specialists in the field of cybersecurity, representatives of First-in-Class IT Security vendors and IT companies with cyber security expertise.

Experience a selection of the Best Speakers from the International Cybersecurity Community and benefit from their exceptional practical knowledge.

 
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Dr. Krasimir Simonski

Chair of the State eGovernment Agency of Bulgaria, National Cybersecurity Coordinator

Dr. Krasimir Simonski

Dr. Krasimir Simonski's area of supervision includes the ICT infrastructure of the State Administration and national security-related establishments, such as data centers, communication facilities and the National Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT). Prior to this position, Dr. Simonski was Chair of the Bulgarian Research and Education Network (BREN), the Bulgarian partner in the pan-European Research Network, a.k.a GEANT. He has developed and managed successfully large scale IT projects, such as the UNDP Project Telecentres - a project, which received high international recognition for becoming a major national asset in the Government strategy for e-Inclusion, e-Skills, e-Government, and e-Business. He has also a solid business background in online travel as COO and international market analyst. After he got his Ph.D. in Computer Networks in 1991, he served 12 years (until 2003) as a Director of Communications and Computing, and Adjunct Faculty in Computer Sciences at the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) – the first American university in Eastern Europe. Being one of the first Internet missionaries in the region since 1991, he has hundreds of keynote presentations in wide spectrum of information society topics but dominantly on social entrepreneurship, Cybersecurity, IPv6, e-Skills, e-Learning, online travel and others.

Anelia Kostadinova

General Manager at COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

Anelia Kostadinova

Anelia has 20 years experience in Cyber Security Industry as an Executive Leader in the Distribution of Information Security Solutions in Bulgaria and in the Balkan region. One of the most recognizable faces of the Cyber Security Industry in Bulgaria. Recognized for his contribution to the development of the Cyber Security Industry in Bulgaria through the award “Entrepreneur of the Year”.
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Mike Hart

VP Central & Eastern Europe at Mandiant

Mike Hart

Mike Hart has been the Vice President at FireEye/Mandiant for Central and Eastern Europe since 2017. In this capacity he is responsible for Mandiant’s representation and activities across the region including partners, commercial enterprises and government organizations. With over 25 years of experience in the IT industry Mike has a deep knowledge of the trends and challenges facing organizations. Prior to Mandiant, Mike worked for Veritas, a data storage provider that was spun out of Symantec. During his 12-year tenure at Symantec Mike held various management functions including leading the Global Accounts business in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific/Japan as well as responsibility in EMEA for sales specialists. Mike is a native of the United Kingdom but has resided in Munich for over 20 years. During his career he has created and implemented new sales strategies and led organizations through significant change. Alongside his native English he also speaks fluent German and French.
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Michal Ostrowski

Regional Director Eastern Europe, Russia & CIS at FireEye

Michal Ostrowski

Michal Ostrowski has been the Director at FireEye/Mandiant for Eastern Europe since 2017 and has been with the company since 2013. He is responsible for FireEye’s representation and activities across Eastern Europe including partners, commercial enterprises and government organizations. Michal has worked in cybersecurity for over 15 years. Prior to his job at FireEye, he also worked 7 years at McAfee where he was responsible for Polish market as well as Baltic states. Michal is Polish, and lives in Warsaw.
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Ramsés Gallego

International Chief Technology Officer, CyberRes, at Micro Focus

Ramsés Gallego

Ramsés Gallego, International Chief Technology Officer, CyberRes, has a background education in Business Administration (MBA) and Law. A 22+ years security professional with deep expertise in the Risk Management and Governance areas. He has previously been Strategist & Evangelist at the Office of the CTO in Symantec. Before, he was at Dell Security and CA Technologies for 5 and 8 years respectively, he was Regional Manager for SurfControl in Spain and Portugal, and also Chief Strategy Officer of the Security and Risk Management practice at Entelgy. Additionally, as an internationally recognized public speaker, receiving 'Best Speaker' awards, he is excited to be an "ambassador" and evangelist for Micro Focus. Ramsés lives in Barcelona, Spain, with his wonderful wife and his two loved kids.
Erez Vitelstein

Erez Vitelstein

Regional Director Israel & SEE at Radware

Erez Vitelstein

As Radware´s Regional Director, Erez Vitelstein is responsible for strategy development, execution and management for Israel and Southeastern European countries, having worked closely in multiple cyber security projects for key players in finance, government, telecom and other industry verticals. Previously to joining Radware 13 years ago, Vitelstein worked at other multinational companies such as Nortel and El Al Israel Airlines. Erez Vitelstein is a well-known industry expert in both cyber security and application delivery strategies.

Fady Iskander

Enterprise Security Regional Lead for East Europe & Africa at Forcepoint

Fady Iskander

Fady Iskander is responsible for leading the go-to-market strategy for Forcepoint across 64 emerging countries within EMEA. In his role, Iskander’s main focus is to promote human centric cyber security approach through enhancing Forcepoint’s relationship with key customers with a mission to protect them against today’s sophisticated cyber security attacks and tomorrow’s threats. He also leads the team of dedicated cyber security experts focused on spreading security awareness through engaging with governments, enterprises and small business across the region. Prior to this role, Fady served as the Regional Leader for Symantec in the Emerging Markets where he significantly grew the business and drove incremental revenue through partnering with local system integrators to serve customers in the oil & energy, financial, public sector, healthcare and small business markets. In this role, Fady was responsible for creating and fostering partnerships with across the region. While not traveling for business, Fady enjoys spending time with his family, scuba diving and digital photography under and above the water.

Maurizio Taglioretti

Regional Manager SEUR at Netwrix

Maurizio Taglioretti

Maurizio is an IT audit, security and compliance expert with over twenty years of experience in the cybersecurity sector. Before joining Netwrix, he held several roles of increasing importance at the national and international levels in well-known IT security companies. Maurizio is a partner in the (ISC)² Italy Chapter and a member of CLUSIT (Italian Association for IT Security), and he regularly serves as a keynote speaker at security and compliance events.
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Lewis Pope

Senior Security Adviser and Nerd at N-able

Lewis Pope

Lewis Pope began his IT career as a freelance PC technician. He spent six years growing a break/fix business into an MSP in North Carolina, USA. Lewis is a Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) helping MSPs further mature their security practices—so they can meet the challenges of the ever-evolving cyber-security landscape with confidence and has over 3 years with N-able as Senior Security Adviser.
Vladimir Dimitrov

Vladimir Dimitrov

Head of the Bulgarian Cybercrime Unit at General Directorate Combating Organized Crime, Ministry of Interior, Bulgaria

Vladimir Dimitrov

Commissioner Dimitrov has been part of Bulgarian Cybercrime Unit at the General Directorate for Combating Organized Crime, Bulgarian Ministry of Interior for over 11 years, and since October 2020 he has been the head of the department. He has participated in dozens of specialized police operations to counter a wide range of computer and computer-related crimes at home and abroad. He has completed training courses on combating cybercrime in the USA, Germany, the Netherlands, Israel and others. Regularly interacts with the FBI, Europol and other international law enforcement organizations to investigate and detect cybercrime. More than 17 years service at the Bulgarian police forces.
Maxim Akimov

Maxim Akimov

Distribution Sales Manager CEE at N-able

Maxim Akimov

Maxim has joined N-Able almost a year ago to speed up the adoption of concept of Managed Services in Eastern European markets. He has a deep experience in developing channel’s expertise on security and infrastructure products such as Kerio and GFI. Maxim with his wife and two kids currently lives in Prague, Czech Republic.
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Sascha Giese

Head Geek, Pre-sales Engineer at SolarWinds

Sascha Giese

Giese holds various technical certifications, including being a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP), AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, and Network Performance Monitor and Server & Application Monitor SolarWinds Certified Professional® (SCP). He has more than 10 years of technical IT experience, four of which have been as a senior pre-sales engineer at SolarWinds. As a senior pre-sales engineer, Sascha was responsible for product training SolarWinds channel partners and customers, regularly participated in the annual SolarWinds Partner Summit EMEA, and contributed in the company’s professional certification program, SolarWinds Certified Professional.
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Evgenia Izotova

Team Lead Sales at Netwrix

Evgenia Izotova

Evgenia is an experienced Sales Team Leader with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in solution selling in the information security area. Strong sales professional with a Master of Business Administration - MBA focused in Business Administration and Management. Basic technology knowledge of networking, Windows Server administration.
Pascal Geenens

Pascal Geenens

Director Cyber Threat Intelligence at Radware

Pascal Geenens

As Threat Intelligence Director for Radware, Pascal helps execute the company's thought leadership on today’s security threat landscape. Pascal brings over two decades of experience in many aspects of Information Technology and holds a degree in Engineering from the Free University of Brussels. As part of the Radware Security Research team Pascal develops and maintains the IoT honeypots and actively researches IoT malware. Pascal discovered and reported on BrickerBot, did extensive research on Hajime and follows closely new developments of threats in the IoT space and the applications of AI in cyber security and hacking. Prior to Radware, Pascal was a consulting engineer for Juniper working with the largest EMEA cloud and service providers on their SDN/NFV and data center automation strategies. As an independent consultant, Pascal got skilled in several programming languages and designed industrial sensor networks, automated and developed PLC systems, and lead security infrastructure and software auditing projects. At the start of his career, he was a support engineer for IBM's Parallel System Support Program on AIX and a regular teacher and presenter at global IBM conferences on the topics of AIX kernel development and Perl scripting.

Pavel Yosifov

Head of Cyber Security Products at DIGITALL

Pavel Yosifov

Pavel is the Head of Cyber Security Products in DIGITALL. For the previous 10 years, he has been acting as a CTO of a leading Bulgarian implementor for information security solutions. Pavel has vast experience in selling, implementing and supporting various Cyber Security solutions in organizations from various industries and of all sizes. With over 15 years of experience in IT, over ten of which working in the field of Cyber Security, he has solid technical expertise, rich history of good partner relationships, and successful years in management and business development roles.
Lyubomir Tulev

Lyubomir Tulev

Director Managed Security Services at DIGITALL

Lyubomir Tulev

Lyubomir Tulev is Director Managed Security Services at DIGITALL. He drives the cyber security services business on a global level within the company and is responsible for managing the team of professionals who deliver the cyber security operations and projects. He also consults on information and cyber security topic with deep expertise in InfoSec governance, penetration testing and assessments, SOC, security systems integration and cyber security awareness. Being highly qualified cyber security professional with over 12 years of experience in Bulgarian law enforcement and business, he is also international instructor and holds numerous international cyber security and information protection certificates like CCISO, ITIL, ECSA, CEH, CHFI, ECSS, CEI.
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Bozhidar Bozhanov

CEO at LogSentinel

Bozhidar Bozhanov

Bozhidar Bozhanov is Co-Founder and CEO at LogSentinel. He is a senior software engineer and solution architect with over 13 years of experience in the software industry. Bozhidar has been a speaker at numerous conferences and is among the popular bloggers and influencers in the technical field. He is one of the top-ranked users in Stack Overflow and his tech blog is recognized as one of the top Java developers blogs by international online media.
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Ning Mo

CEO & Co-Founder at Ridge Security

Ning Mo

Ning Mo is a Silicon Valley veteran with over 20+ years of experience in building and selling enterprise products. He is a successful serial entrepreneur and was a Co-founder of a $1B network security and IPO in 2019.
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Lydia Zhang

President & Co-Founder at Ridge Security

Lydia Zhang

Lydia Zhang has a proven record in building innovative products with high run-rates and establishing industry-recognized brands. Lydia Zhang led business development in U.S., China and other BRIC and she is a Silicon Valley Businesswoman Award Winner.
Yang Cao

Yang Cao

Sales Director, EMEA at Hillstone Networks

Yang Cao

Yang Cao is Sales Director EMEA at Hillstone Networks, a proven infrastructure protection solution provider that helps over 20,000 customers to prevent cyber threats and attacks with the visibility and intelligence to comprehensively see, thoroughly understand, and rapidly act. Previously, Yang has been working as sales and presales in ICT industry for 14 years. He is experienced and committed to help partners and customers to get succeed on their business.

Mikołaj Pigoń

Inside Territory Account Manager, Southeast Europe at Forcepoint

Mikołaj Pigoń

Responsible for understanding and assuring customer satisfaction, tied to Forcepoint position and business growth in the SEE region. For Bulgaria, responsible mostly for introduction of Data Loss Prevention as a business tool managed by IT. In more free moments keen on Scandinavian criminal & American horror novels.
Markus Auer

Markus Auer

Regional Sales Manager Central Europe at ThreatQuotient

Markus Auer

Markus Auer has been Regional Sales Manager Central Europe at ThreatQuotient since April 2018 and is building up the market in DACH and Eastern Europe in this role. His personal focus is on the modernization of IT security concepts to sustainably protect organizations. He has over 25 years of experience in the IT sector and most recently spent several years at IoT security expert ForeScout. Previously, Markus Auer held other positions at Q1 Labs (now IBM), SourceFire (now Cisco), netForensics and MessageLabs (now Symantec).
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Florin Achim

Business Development Manager CEE at Bitdefender

Florin Achim

A business development and sales professional with 14 years of IT Industry experience, Florin is responsible for growing Bitdefender’s presence in Central and Eastern Europe. He focuses on delivering transformative security technologies to the region’s people and organizations and growing partners’ revenues with cybersecurity products. Bitdefender plays a transformational role in how security is consumed, deployed, and managed everywhere in the IT landscape. From IoT to Data Centers, from physical endpoints to cloud, Bitdefender offers the tools and technologies to help you achieve end-to-end breach avoidance. OVER ONE THIRD OF ALL SECURITY MARKET USES BITDEFENDER TECHNOLOGIES
Jan Gerzinus Jongsma

Jan Gerzinus Jongsma

Partner Success – Backup at N-able

Jan Gerzinus Jongsma

Jan Gerzinus Jongsma brings over 15 years of SaaS Backup Software experience, co-founder of the original software-company that is now the N-able Backup product.
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Nadav Katz

Sales Engineer at Radware

Nadav Katz

As a Sales Engineer for Radware, Nadav is helping organizations secure their business-critical digital assets, especially services which exposed to the Internet. Nadav is a Senior Solution Architect with more than 10 years of progressive experience in overcoming complex technical challenges and designing business-outcome-based solutions for leading enterprises and service providers. In addition to addressing technical challenges for Radware, Nadav is an active CCIE #44674 for the last 8 years and contributing to Israel Defense Forces due reserve duty. Prior to Radware, Nadav was a Senior Sales Engineer for Gigamon, designing visibility infrastructures for improving security posture and security monitoring efficiency for large enterprises and government agencies. Nadav was the technical leader for one of the largest projects in Israel, for the Israel Defense Forces. Nadav was a professional manager for 20 Solution Architects and responsible for the whole technical solution. At the start of his career, he was a Network Technician and Technical Trainer for the Israel Defense Forces as part of his military service and got a medal from the Chief of Navy IDF.
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Paul Schaefer

System Engineer at SolarWinds

Paul Schaefer

Paul is a sales engineer at SolarWinds with nearly 10 years of industry experience and a burning passion for Access Rights Manager. Prior to its acquisition, Paul was a lead sales engineer and since then has been dedicated to improving the product and providing customers with the best experience possible.
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Alexandar Andonov

Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL

Alexandar Andonov

Alexandar Andonov is Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL. He has strong SOC Engineering and Security solutions integrations skills as well as various programing language competences in bash and Python. As a subject matter expert (SME) on SOC and performance troubleshooting, he mentors colleagues on number of cyber security topics. Daily duties include monitoring networks and systems for intrusions, acting on automated alerts/product advisories/intelligence feeds, performing incident response. Alexandar Improved ability to assess the maturity of vulnerability remediation, threat detection, incident response and threat hunting.
Piotr Graszka

Piotr Graszka

Pre-Sales Engineer, EMEA at Hillstone Networks

Piotr Graszka

Piotr Graszka is a longtime specialist and he is passionate for the IT Security industry for over 12 years. He built his experience working with broad security and network solutions by customer and partner side for the biggest and most complex projects, acquiring at the same time experience and accumulating knowledge. In Hillstone Network he is responsible for Pre-sales in the EMEA region.
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Vihren Slavchev

CEO at Mnemonica JSC

Vihren Slavchev

Vihren Slavchev is the CEO of Mnemonica. He has over 15 years of IT and Management experience, gathered in the software development, real estate and the financial sectors. From 2009 until now partnering with a great team of professionals, Vihren keeps on growing one of the most dynamic and successful Bulgarian IT companies. He graduated from Varna Technical University, majoring "Automation and Management Systems".
Ivan Ralchev

Ivan Ralchev

Solution Strategy Manager at Telelink Business Services

Ivan Ralchev

Ivan has spent more than 10 years on the verge between information technology and marketing. His genuine interest in information security and privacy has made him part of Telelink Business Services. As a Solution Strategy Manager, his goal is to make cybersecurity accessible, easy to understand and implement by any organization.
Nikolay Jordanov

Nikolay Jordanov

CEO at Kontrax

Nikolay Jordanov

Nikolay Jordanov is Managing Director of Kontrax since 2018. He started working in the company 10 years earlier as sales representative and then account manager and procurator. He graduated from the Sofia Mathematical High School, International Relations at the University of National and World Economy in Sofia and MBA at the University of Nottingham.
Svetlin Iliev

Svetlin Iliev

Chairman of the Bulgarian Cybersecurity Association

Svetlin Iliev

Svetlin Iliev is the Chairman of the Bulgarian Cybersecurity Association, a nationally recognized employers association. In this capacity, his goal is to promote the interests of our members by being an active participant in the cybersecurity ecosystem in Bulgaria. Mr. Iliev is also the chairman of the newly created European Cyber Security Organization’s (ECSO) sWorking Group for Small and medium enterprises. ECSO is the privileged partner of the European Commission for the implementation of the Cybersecurity Public-Private Partnership. ECSO federates the European Cybersecurity public and private stakeholders, including large companies, SMEs and start-ups, research centres, universities, end-users and operators of essential services, clusters and associations, as well as the local, regional and national public administrations across the European Union (EU) the Members States, the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and H2020 Programme associated countries.
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Yavor Yanakiev

Conference Main Host, Entrepreneur, Professional Trainer and Speaker

Yavor Yanakiev

Conference Main Host, Entrepreneur, Professional Trainer and Speaker
Alexandar Stoyanov

Alexandar Stoyanov

Senior Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL

Alexandar Stoyanov

Alexandar Stoyanov is Senior Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL. He acts as an Account Security Officer for one of the biggest Cyber Security Project within the company, being responsible for areas such as ISMS Governance, Audits and Assessments, Consulting, Cyber Defense Center (SOC), Identity and Access Management. At his senior position, he leads project teams, manage reporting, prioritize tasks and project resources, and identify spaces of improvement. Stoyanov has studied in Germany and Austria and finished there his Bachelor and Masters in Business Informatics.
Damian Hoffman

Damian Hoffman

Senior Systems Engineer CEE at FireEye

Damian Hoffman

Damian Hoffman has +12 years of experience on a security market. As a security architect he has implemented security systems for a dozen of companies from Central and Eastern Europe. He has a lot of experience in designing architecture for security solutions like malware protection, identity and access management, governance, mobile protection and awareness program.
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Marc-Andre Tanguay

Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager at N-able

Marc-Andre Tanguay

Marc-Andre Tanguay possesses expansive experience related to the MSP space. Having worked as an internal IT support engineer for multiple MSPs, Marc has a real understanding of what N-able customers truly go through on a day-to-day basis. In addition to this, Marc has worked as an automation developer for four years and has written over 200 automation objects for N-able, making him the perfect fit to elevate the N-able automation community and take automation in our platforms to the highest level. His experience working one-on-one with hundreds of MSPs with N-able—helping them create, optimize, and employ strong automation processes—has made him a leader in the IT automation industry.
Valentin Todorov

Valentin Todorov

Principal Threat Intelligence Services Engineer at ThreatQuotient

Valentin Todorov

Valentin Todorov has been working at ThreatQuotient since 2018 and in his role, he has been helping customers improve their security operations by integrating information from disparate cybersecurity applications and threat intelligence sources. Valentin develops API integrations between ThreatQ and 3rd party technologies - SIEMs, firewalls, EDRs, IPS/IDS; deploys the ThreatQ platform in customer environments and creates bespoke workflows to optimize the work of analysts at Security Operation Centers globally. Prior to ThreatQuotient, Valentin worked at Credit Risk, Insurance and Consulting companies leading the development of Machine Learning applications for identifying fraudulent financial transactions and automating processes. Previous employers included Equifax, IHS Markit and Cerebri AI.
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Borislav Sestrimski

Senior Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL

Borislav Sestrimski

Borislav Sestrimski is Senior Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL. He has over 20+ years of experience in security analysis and investigation, IT infrastructure and cloud security, and the implementation and configuration of networks and system security appliances and applications. His vast expertise gathered across many sectors from government, financial institutions, and the security industry makes him a veteran in cybersecurity and an outstanding partner with a full-spectrum cybersecurity package. Borislav is always striving for perfection and continues to search for new challenges and knowledge. He started his education by graduating from a Higher Military School with a civil profile - Engineer Bachelor Degree. He also obtained a second degree, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, from the University of Library Studies and Information Technology. Borislav is also a Certified Chief Information Security Officer, Certified Ethical Hacker, Certified Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator, and Certified EC- Instructor.
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Alexander Raczynski

Senior System Engineer at Forcepoint

Alexander Raczynski

Alexander Raczyński is a Senior Systems Engineer at Forcepoint. He is responsible for technical support of Forcepoint solutions during the whole sales process in Central and Eastern Europe. Alexander represents the company at customer site; he works close with Forcepoint channel partners and participates at many IT Security events. Alexander Raczyński has studied Computer Science at the University of Paderborn (Germany). His experience is based on many years of work for many IT security Companies in Poland and abroad.
Milko Simeonov

Milko Simeonov

Project Manager at Intepro Solutions

Milko Simeonov

Experienced Project manager, Consultant, Developer, Instructor and Support Engineer skilled in Identity & Access Management, Strong Authentication, SIEM, Collaboration, Backup&Restore, Endpoint Management, and Virtualization Technologies. Strong IT professional with a Master's degree in IT Project Management.
Angel Ivanov

Angel Ivanov

CEO at Lirex High Tech

Angel Ivanov

Angel Ivanov is the CEO of Lirex High Tech. He has been with the company since 2007. He established the company's office in the Republic of Northern Macedonia in 2008 and successfully manages it to this day. Lirex High Tech is part of the Lirex Group, which this year celebrates 30 years of experience in the high-tech industry.
Petromir Ivanov

Petromir Ivanov

Manager Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions and Services Department at CNSys PLC

Petromir Ivanov

Petromir Ivanov is Head of CNSys PLC’s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions and Services Department. Being an IT professional with 20+ years of experience in ICT sector, he is responsible for the company’s business, related to ICT services, enterprise infrastructure and information security. He is a part of CNSys’ team since 2003. In 2012 he became a part of the Company’s management. Petromir has gained serious practical experience in the fulfillment and management of complex nationwide and international projects during the last 20 years. Information security team as part of Enterprise infrastructure solutions and services department, develop expertise and delivers projects in area in Security information and event management, Data Security и Incident response with security orchestration and automation.
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Yordan Petkov

Presales Technical Specialist Information Security Solutions at Kontrax

Yordan Petkov

Yordan has more than 20 years in IT and has gone through all the levels from networking maintenance to middle management. Last 15 years specializes in Cybersecurity. Since 2017 is Presales Technical Specialist Information Security Solutions at Kontrax AD. Yordan is leading technical expert in the domain of cyber security with vast experience in the design, implementing and supporting of complex security solutions. He is and certified in several security areas such as Security Professional, Network Security Analyst, Cloud Security Administrator, Cybersecurity and Data Protection and others.
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Zlatomir Milanov

Presales Engineer at COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

Zlatomir Milanov

Zlatomir Milanov is an Information Security expert and has over 10 years of experience in IT and and has been working in the Information Security sector for 8+ years.
Eoin Keenan

Eoin Keenan

Senior Product Marketing Manager at SolarWinds

Eoin Keenan

Eoin Keenan is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at SolarWinds, working primarily with the Orion platform and network management products such as NCM,IPAM & VNQM. His experience includes over 25 years in tech product marketing and customer support, including companies like DELL/EMC, Apple, and Keeper Security.
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Marcin Kacprzak

Senior System Engineer CEE at FireEye

Marcin Kacprzak

Marcin Kacprzak gained experience during many integration projects covering the implementation of IT Security systems, Network and Application Performance monitoring, as well as in the field of designing and building Data Centers. He has carried out implementations and trainings for the largest clients from the energy, financial and public sectors. Since 2+ years working as a FireEye Senior Systems Engineer, bringing the best-in-class solutions to Customers and Partners.
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Rosario Bonanno

EMEA Solutions Engineer at Netwrix

Rosario Bonanno

Rosario is a Cybersecurity professional with over 20 years of experience. He worked as a Pre-sales Engineer for well-known companies and market leaders such as Symantec, the Israeli company Cyberbit and many others.
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Marko Coha

System Engineer at SolarWinds

Marko Coha

Marko comes from a network & security background, previously working in IT companies like HP & IBM. Marko spent 3 years as a Support agent in HP, 2 Years as a Presales Specialist/ Program Manager for Security in Span d.o.o. , 2 Years as a Sales Engineer/ Technical trainer responsible for Network and Security in Veracomp d.o.o. and 3 years as a Technical Solution Manager/ Team coordinator in IBM responsible for Network Solutions.
Lyuben Seymenov

Lyuben Seymenov

Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL

Lyuben Seymenov

Lyuben Seymenov is Cyber Security Consultant at DIGITALL. He has over 7+ years of in the field of Cyber security area with deep experience is implementing and supporting Cyber Security Solutions like SIEM, SOAR, End Point Protection, Data Loss Prevention, EDR, IDS, IPS, Mail Protection, SOC. He has good knowledge of risk assessments, understanding of vulnerability assessments, information security audits, incident investigations and good knowledge of security practices and frameworks such as OWASP, ISO27001, NIST, GDPR and etc. He also has vast understanding in the area of Governance to the Information Security, Requirements management, Compliance Management, Information Security Risk Management, PKI Governance and Change Management.
Yaroslav Popov

Yaroslav Popov

Application Security Solution Architect at Micro Focus

Yaroslav Popov

Yaroslav Popov is Application Security Solution Architect at Micro Focus and is specializing in application security for around eight years. Starting his career as a university researcher with further moving into software development industry, Yaroslav holds Ph.D. in Computer Science and has a solid software development background. In his current role Yaroslav is helping customers in forming unified vision on application security practices within organizations, as well as assisting in establishing application security solutions.
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Alexandra Sulu-Nacht

Sales Engineer, Country Partners at Bitdefender

Alexandra Sulu-Nacht

Alexandra is a Sales Engineer for Country Partners, working in Bitdefender for almost 8 years, with experience in the Enterprise Support, Technical Account Management and Sales Engineering field. Technically driven professional collaborating with partners and channel since 3 years to ensure the successful transfer of knowledge regarding Bitdefender GravityZone and overall security awareness.
Georgi Kostadinov

Georgi Kostadinov

Head of Information Technology at Tiebreak Solutions

Georgi Kostadinov

Georgi Kostadinov has been with the company since the beginning of 2021, but in just 6 months, he has completely restructured both the technical infrastructure and the way the IT services are delivered to the company's internal and external customers. Another main focus of changes in the company for the last 6 months is the emphasis on security, in general and Information Security in particular. Georgi's previous position was Director of Technology and Strategy at the American corporation TTEK. He has 14 years of experience in the Business Process Autosourcing industry and 11 years in the Banking sector.
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Boytcho Boytchev

General Manager of NEBOSYSTEMS Bulgaria

Boytcho Boytchev

Boytcho Boytchev has more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry. He is General Manager at Nebosystems. Nebosystems provides services in the fields of IT infrastructure management, system integration, information security and IT compliance auditing in Bulgaria and the region.
Marko Simeonov

Marko Simeonov

Chief Executive Officer at AMATAS

Marko Simeonov

Marko Simeonov is a CEO at AMATAS. Previously, he occupied the position of Legal and Compliance Officer with a strong interest in cybersecurity innovations and a focus on regulatory requirements and internal organizational policies. His main area of work involves GDPR compliance and implementation, and consulting on various legal matters. Prior to AMATAS, Marko obtained a L.L.B in Laws at the London School of Economics and Political Science. The major fields of law that he concentrates on are Commercial Contracts, Business Associations, and IT law. Marko is keen on growing AMATAS to grasp the opportunities arising from the evolving fusion of information technology, cybersecurity, and the law.
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Martin Rakov

Presales Engineer at COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

Martin Rakov

Martin Rakov is a Cyber Security Expert with 7 years of Networking experience and 5 years of Cybersecurity experience. Worked for ATT before coming to COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria, the Leading Distributor for Cyber Security Solutions in the Balkan Region.

EVENT ORGANIZER

COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria is a value-added wholesale distributor of technology products, services and solutions. Its VA services enable the resellers to work efficiently and to actively support the diverse technology needs of end users in the Balkan region. COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria represents solutions of leading IT vendors, providing professional pre-sales, post-sales, marketing and technical support for partners and end-customers.

COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria has experts for technical consultancy, construction and maintenance of sophisticated Information Security solutions.
As a leader in the Information Security distribution in the Balkan Region we offer high quality, reliable and first in class solutions of the world’s most recognized vendors.

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to provide our customers with the most important technologies, solutions and professional services related to areas that are essential to their projects, as well as active support for their future development.

For our partners – top brands manufacturers – to create value with efficiency, to generate demand and to provide access to markets and customers.

For our partners – resellers – to support the growth of their business, to create unique sales propositions and means to generate profits, by providing them with products and services, which make the resellers business easier and successful. Access is granted to valuable partner programs of the leading manufacturers, access to credit lines, possibilities for training and development in various areas.

Contacts

COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria Ltd.
63 Shipchenski prohod Blvd.
1574 Sofia, Bulgaria

Conference Location

RIU PRAVETS RESORT GOLF & SPA

About the Venue

RIU PRAVETS RESORT GOLF & SPA

Hotel RIU Pravets Resort is located 50 km away from Sofia - easily accessible, only 45 minutes’ drive on Hemus highway and yet distant enough from the daily stress of the big city. The hotel provides a quiet and cozy atmosphere for relaxation or work.

It is a luxury Resort with a total of 251 units – 108 double rooms with lake view, 104 double rooms with mountain view, 10 Junior suites with lake view, an Executive floor with 13 executive studios, 4 One-bedroom and 2 Two-bedroom Executive Suites, offering all features and services to satisfy the most demanding requirements of the leisure and business traveler. The three fine restaurants– “The Lake”, “Hunters’ “and “Panorama” offer the hotel guests a
wide selection of culinary delights and quality drinks.

On the hotel’s premises there are a Fitness Centre and relaxation area, equipped with ultramodern technology.  The SPA centre offers a variety of healing therapies and massages, steam baths and saunas that are unique for Bulgaria. An indoor swimming pool, decorated entirely with natural materials completes this true paradise for body and soul. The SPA collects the best of the past and modern technology and occupies an area of ​​nearly
3000 m2.

The conference center of the hotel provides a wide variety of rooms with a capacity of 6 to 500 seats, state-of-art equipment and the extremely flexible team of professionals on site, the high-tech architectural and technological solutions implemented in the process of building makes it perfectly suitable for all kind of events such as seminars, meetings, conferences, cocktail parties, and team buildings. For organizing dinners, weddings and corporate parties there are two ballrooms on disposal- "Pravets" and "Terra". Ballroom "Terra" has a capacity of 250 people with a direct access to the lake and ballroom "Pravets" offers stylish comfort and great opportunities according to your requirements.

The team at RIU PRAVETS RESORT GOLF & SPA have taken all the required measures against COVID-19 to ensure the safety of all guests and lectors at the event. For more information, please visit the following document: https://riupravets.bg/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/RIU_COVID19-Health-Protocol_BG.pdf

About BULGARIA

 
Bulgaria is in the South-East part of the Balkan peninsula. The country is at the crossroads between Europe, Asia and Africa. It is an European, Balkan country, bordering the Black Sea and the Danube. Bulgaria borders the Black Sea to the East. The coast line is 378 km long and includes 209 beautiful beaches with white sand, picturesque bays and caves. The territory of Bulgaria has been inhabited since ancient times. This is evident from many city mounds and tombs discovered throughout the country. Bulgaria is one of the oldest European states and the only one that has not changed its name since its founding.

Accommodation

Please book your room in advance!

Deadline for reservations: 24th of September 2021!

You could book your hotel room after this deadline, only if there are free rooms available!

Special rates for InfoSec SEE 2021 attendees/per room per night:
RIU Pravets Resort

The above prices are per room per night in BGN inclusive of overnight / the view of the rooms is ROH/, Buffet Breakfast; free access to SPA thermal area, the indoor pool and gym, insurance, 9% VAT; complimentary Internet access and parking.

Check in time: after 3pm                                                                                                          Check out time: until 12 o’clock in the afternoon

In order to book and confirm a room at RIU Pravets Golf & SPA Resort, please go here:
http://riupravets.bg/en/reservations/ or here (Bulgarian language):
https://riupravets.bg/reservations/ and write in the box “Company code” infosec2021.

ONLY with this special code you will receive the special price above.

Credit/Debit cards are required for the booking.

If you have additional questions, please contact events@computer2000.bg

Vendors

MANDIANT brings together the world’s leading threat intelligence and frontline expertise with continuous security validation to arm organizations with the tools needed to increase security effectiveness and reduce organizational risk.

FIREEYE is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FIREEYE offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant® consulting. With this approach, FIREEYE eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FIREEYE has over 10,100 customers across 103 countries, including more than 50 percent of the Forbes Global 2000. 

NETWRIX empowers information security and governance professionals to reclaim control over sensitive, regulated and business-critical data, regardless of where it resides. Over 10,000 organizations worldwide rely on NETWRIX solutions to secure sensitive data, realize the full business value of enterprise content, pass compliance audits with less effort and expense, and increase the productivity of IT teams and knowledge workers.

RADWARE is a global leader of cyber security and application delivery solutions for physical, cloud, and software defined data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio secures the digital experience by providing infrastructure, application, and corporate IT protection and availability services to enterprises globally. RADWARE’s industry-leading DDoS mitigation, web application firewall (WAF) and application delivery solutions optimize business operations, minimize service degradation and prevent downtime. RADWARE’s solutions empower more than 12,500 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide to adapt to market challenges quickly, maintain business continuity and achieve maximum productivity while keeping costs down.

N-ABLE empowers managed services providers (MSPs) to help small and medium enterprises navigate the digital evolution. With a flexible technology platform and powerful integrations, they make it easy for MSPs to monitor, manage, and protect their end customer systems, data, and networks. Their growing portfolio of security, automation, and backup and recovery solutions is built for IT services management professionals. N-ABLE simplifies complex ecosystems and enables customers to solve their most pressing challenges. They provide extensive, proactive support—through enriching partner programs, hands-on training, and growth resources—to help MSPs deliver exceptional value and achieve success at scale.

SOLARWINDS have the mission to offer solutions, dedicated in the handling of issues with the management of the IT environments. The products of SOLARWINDS include network performance and processes management, SIEM security solutions, monitoring of cloud processes and tools to ease the IT support teams workflow. The strategy of SOLARWINDS is to provide solutions with high-end functionalities but aiming to offer the most simplified management and implementation of the said solutions.
FORCEPOINT are offering solutions for protection from insider threats (incidental or malicious), as well as outsider threats. The solutions protect users, networks and data, no matter if they are in the cloud, on-premise or in motion. FORCEPOINT have in their portfolio Next-Generation Firewalls, Data Loss Prevention, Web and Email Gateway appliances and solutions for handling threats and analysis of the security in the organization. FORCEPOINT have the whole know-how from the recently acquired from them companies of Stonesoft and Websense. FORCEPOINT are leaders in the Leaders Quadrant of Gartner for Data Loss Prevention solutions.
MICRO FOCUS is a company with over 40 years of experience in the field of enterprise software solutions. The huge portfolio of MICRO FOCUS includes solutions from the areas of IT Security, IT operations Management, Application Delivery, Information Management & Governance, Collaboration and basically anything required to run an enterprise environment. MICRO FOCUS acquired many vendors during the years from the ranks of Novell, NetIQ, HPE and many others with proven quality and reputation.
BITDEFENDER solutions offer excellent security for end customers and for business environments from any class, accredited with multiple awards for their high performance and success rate in the handling of all kinds of threats, accredited as the №1 antivirus vendor for the last 12 years by organizations such as AV-Test. The portfolio of BITDEFENDER consists of variety of solutions for antivirus, spam and web-based protection, encryption, protection for online transactions and many others, encompassing multiple vectors of the infrastructure. Recent offerings include innovative approach to broader email security, offered as an add-on.

MAILSTORE is a specialized vendor in email archiving and management. With its flagship product MailStore Server businesses can benefit from all advantages of modern, secure email archiving and email management. The software creates 1:1 copies of all emails in a central email archive to ensure the security and availability of large amounts of data over a period of years. MAILSTORE has grown to become a global standard for email archiving in business
following years of successful operation at more than 60,000 companies.

HILLSTONE NETWORKS’s Enterprise Security and Risk Management solutions provide visibility, intelligence, and protection to ensure enterprises can comprehensively see, thoroughly understand, and rapidly act against cyber-threats. Recognized by leading analysts and trusted by over 17,000 global enterprises, HILLSTONE’s solution suite effectively covers the enterprise from edge to cloud while improving total-cost-of-ownership. With its mantra of “security that works,” HILLSTONE’s innovative products provide value out-of-the-box. Moreover, in today’s post-breach world, HILLSTONE has built a reputation for holistic solutions that help CISOs manage risk and provide assurance that their enterprises are well-protected.

RIDGE SECURITY delivers ethical, efficient, and affordable pen testing solutions to enterprises, small and large. They ensure their customers stay compliant, alerted, and secure at all times in the cyber world. Their management team has many years of networking and security experience. RIDGE SECURITY is in the heart of Silicon Valley and is expanding into other areas including Latin America, Asia, and Europe. RidgeBot™, a robotic penetration testing system, fully automates the testing process by coupling ethical hacking techniques to decision-making algorithms. RidgeBots™ locate, exploit, and document business risks and vulnerabilities discovered during the testing process, highlighting the potential impact or damage.

LOGSENTINEL is an innovative cybersecurity company focused on providing affordable and straightforward solutions to organizations ranging from small and medium businesses to large multinational corporations.

Their flagship product, LogSentinel SIEM, is powerful, yet easy to deploy and use platform which enables organizations to monitor and defend their entire infrastructure from malicious activities. LOGSENTINEL is cloud and on-premise compatible and motivates organizations to use the full spectrum of protection offered, including all functionalities in an easy to understand all-in-one license model. Employing advanced cryptographic techniques which served as a basis for blockchain, LogSentinel SIEM allows organizations to collect and securely store log data for virtually unlimited periods of time, as well as guarantees the immutability of the collected data, in a way that no other industry solution can. LogSentinel SIEM is trusted by healthcare, finance, and critical infrastructure clients worldwide, and is a preferred choice for flexible MSSPs who are looking to provide their clients with peace of mind. 

THREATQUOTIENT’s mission is to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of security operations with a platform that accelerates and simplifies investigations and collaboration within and across teams and tools. Integrating an organization’s existing processes and technologies into a unified workspace, THREATQUOTIENT’s solutions reduce noise, highlight top priority threats and automate processes to provide greater focus and decision support while maximizing limited resources. THREATQUOTIENT’s threat-centric approach supports multiple use cases including incident response, threat hunting, spear phishing, alert triage and vulnerability management, and also serves as a threat intelligence platform.

Partners

DIGITALL (formerly ec4u and BULPROS) was born from two technology companies with more than 20 years of success on the global market. Joining forces, they deliver the next generation Digital Transformation & Digital Cloud Experience to enterprises.

DIGITALL operates on a global scale with over 1,400 employees across 25 offices in 11 countries located in Europe and North America. In addition to building a competitive portfolio, the team of expert employees has established strong relationships with strategic technology partners, including Salesforce, Microsoft, IBM, SAP, Oracle, Cisco, Snowflake etc.

TBS is an innovation powerhouse that enables people and organizations to adopt new technologies and explore their full potential in the digital world. They tap into a global talent and compelling next-generation IT solutions to help you transform digitally and seize new opportunities.

Staying focused on the areas of system integration, connectivity, information security, cloud and data enables them to be the preferred technological advisor. By walking the extra mile and maintaining continuous improvement they establish long-lasting customer and partner relationships, based on trust and competence.

Nebosystems Ltd. is a Bulgarian company that provides services in the fields of IT infrastructure management, System Integration, Information Security and DevOps.

Information security is the key concept and top priority for Nebosystems. They are a partner of leading Information security vendors. The company has a team that has won the trust of many customers. Many projects are done with implementation of different information security techniques. They provide consulting, IT auditing and IS services to help the customers to prepare for compliance with different Cybersecurity standards like ISO/IEC 27001 / 27002 and PCI DSS.

Mnemonica JSC is a Bulgarian system integrator, founded in 2009. The company has dynamic development and is very fast growing.

They are certified in ISO 27001:2013, ISO 20000-1:2018 and 9001:2015, and specializing in delivering top class technology solutions in the IT area, based on technologies from the world’s leading vendors. They have expertise in the following areas: Information security and regulatory compliance, Cloud technologies and virtualization, System Integration, protecting and storing data, Managed Service and Outsourcing.

LIREX is a leading Bulgarian IT company, with nearly 30 years of experience in the high-tech industry, they are leading the way in implementing comprehensive solutions and professional services for organizations from various industries, both in the corporate and public sectors.

LIREX core areas of expertise are integrated security, IT environment development and management, and digital transformation solutions. Their team of experts has realized some of the largest and most innovative projects in Bulgaria and has over 700 certificates from programs by Cisco, Microsoft, HPE, Agile, PMP, ITIL, Scrum, ISACA, VMware etc. They have over 20 world renowned partners, such as Microsoft, Cisco, HP, HPE, Sophos, Oracle, Check Point, IBM, Lenovo, VMware and others. LIREX is certified according ISO 20000-1:2012, ISO 27000:2013. 

CNSys provide IT products and services with guaranteed high quality and integrate them into complex technological solutions and software systems. They are a reliable and competent partner who will build and develop your complex IT infrastructure, maintain your devices and systems, and advise you on specific IT tasks and projects.

CNSys team focuses on the technologies of these world leaders, where they can develop and implement quality and working protection systems with added value, experience and expertise. In their portfolio you will find solutions based on IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, VMware, Oracle, Forcepoint. FireEye, Netwrix, Symantec, F-Secure, Micro Focus.

KONTRAX JSC was established in 1992 as an international holding of companies in six Eastern European countries with headquarters in Budapest, Hungary. Since 2000, KONTRAX has been an entirely Bulgarian private company. The long years of experience and the broad potential of the company have established it as a leading ICT provider for large private and state structures. As a result of hard work and good management, it takes a leading position on the Bulgarian IT market.

Fully managed, cyber governance, operations, and awareness services for companies of all sizes with limited security resources or expertise. With AMATAS you can continuously protect your business from cyber threats and attacks, reduce at least 50% of your cybersecurity insourcing costs, build a strong culture of cybersecurity and improve your compliance with regulations and cybersecurity standards.

AMATAS is founded by cybersecurity visionaries driven by the aspiration of making our digital world cybersecure by helping organizations of all shapes and sizes to realize their full potential without the fear of cyber threats and attacks.

Entertainment Partners

With the SPECIAL PARTICIPATION of dance troupe "ART DANCE" with choreographer Nina Kozina

The only troupe, that is creating Variety Show programmеs in Bulgaria. Unique choreographies, shiny costumes, distinctive attractions. For over 50 years their programmes present differently styled dance routines with gripping story lines, artistic dancers and live performance. Breathtaking attractions and circus routines. World class professional performance. Only by ART DANCE!

Also with the SPECIAL PARTICIPATION of famous bartender Pavel Pamukchiev and his TRAVEL COCKTAILS

TRAVEL COCKTAILS is the first traveling cocktail bar in Bulgaria, which has a mission to develop the cocktail culture in the country. Founder and head bartender is Pavel Pamukchiev, Winner of the Award for Best Bartender in Bulgaria and one of the Top 20 Best in the World. The “Cocktail workshop” is an entertaining presentation that aims to teach people how to make their own cocktails.

Also with the SPECIAL PARTICIPATION of VISAGES MODEL GROUP

Media Partners

With the special support of

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In this Privacy Policy, we describe the conditions under which COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria Ltd. offers products and services and what measures we take to guarantee our users’ Personal Data protection. The legal regulations in Republic of Bulgaria and the EU, give both you, the individual, and us, the company, a formal framework for the processing of personal data.  

COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria Ltd. is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors of its website – WWW.COMPUTER2000.BG: individuals who register to use the products and services; individuals who register to attend the Company’s corporate or other events; business partners. This privacy policy describes our privacy practices in relation to the individual activities with the company including the individual’s choices regarding use, access, and editing of Personal Data.

What Information Do We Collect?

We may collect the following information:

(a) personal information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our Website, register on the Website, send us enquiry, subscribe to our newsletters, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Website. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, for their personal names, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our Website anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Website related activities.

(b) non-personal information about Users whenever they interact with our Website. Non-personal identification information may include the used browser type and version, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Website, such as the operating system and the Internet Service Provider’s utilized and other similar information.

(c) cookies and log files may be used on our Website to enhance User experience. A cookie is a small text file written to an individual’s hard drive that contains the user ID. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Website may not function properly. You can find out more about the use of cookies and how you can remove them by going to http://allaboutcookies.org or http://www.cookiecentral.com.

How we use the collected information

Any personal data that the individual provide to us will be treated with the utmost care and security. The personal data we collect is used to provide the individual with the service, that the individual have requested or to respond to an enquiry that the individual have made.

WWW.COMPUTER2000.BG utilizes Users’ personal information we have collected for the following purposes:

  • to personalize the User experience: we may use information for an individual User or aggregated for multiple Users to understand how our Users use the services and resources provided on our Website.
  • to improve our Website: we continually strive to improve the user experience on our Website, based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • to improve the customers service: your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • to process transactions: we may use the information Users provide when placing an order to service that order, as well as provide relevant information about our other products. We do not automatically share this information with third parties, except to the extent necessary to provide the service or when explicitly given permission by the User. The User can, at any time, change its preferences by contacting us via our Website.
  • to administer Website features: such as content, promotions and surveys, and to send Users’ information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • to send periodic emails: the email address Users provide will be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their orders as well as (a) respond to their inquiries and requests or (b) provide relevant information about our other products, including subscription offers and event updates.
  • If the User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, he/she will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Website.

Users’ right to Opt-out

If you do not want to continue to receive any e-mail communications from us, please let us know by sending an e-mail to unsubscribe@computer2000.bg. Should you request that we amend or suppress records containing your personal data we will endeavor to do so as promptly as practical. However, you may receive communications for a transitional period whilst we process your records.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Website.

Sensitive and private data exchanged between the Website and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures. Our Website is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for the Users.

Sharing your personal information

Unless we are given explicit permission to do so; we do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal information. We may, without given consent, share generic aggregated information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners and trusted software vendors for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Website or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Website that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and we are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Website. In addition, these websites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These websites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Website, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Advertising

Ads appearing on our Website may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognise your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Changes/Updates to our Privacy Policy

In order to keep up with changing legislation and best practices, we may revise this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Website. We encourage Users to check frequently this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Individuals acknowledge and agree that it is their responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Website, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Website. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed as your acceptance of those changes.

Contact us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this Website, or your dealings with this Website, please contact us at software@computer2000.bg or alternatively:

Data Protection Officer

COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria EOOD

63 Shipchenski Prohod Blvd.

Sofia 1574

Bulgaria