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

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 2020 will be a hybrid event, in order to answer the requirements and preferences of the huge range of participants.

InfoSec SEE 2020 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!



With the cooperation of:


InfoSec SEE 2020


Be Prepared! Act Before, Not After!

7th of October 2020 – Arrival for Welcome Dinner
8th of October in Conference hall “Pravets” of Hotel RIU Pravets Golf&Spa Resort
9th of October in Halls K, H, I and The Executive Lounge of Hotel RIU Pravets Golf&Spa Resort
Conference language: English
Moderator: Yavor Yanakiev

Welcome Dinner on 7th of October 2020, Restaurant “The Lake” in RIU Pravets Resort, 7pm

The dinner is for all guests who will arrive on 7th 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 8th of October:

on 8th of October, departure time 7:30am from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral to Riu Pravets

on 8th of October, departure time 7pm from Riu Pravets to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

on 9th of October, departure time 7:30am from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral to Riu Pravets

on 9th of October, departure time 5:00pm from from Riu Pravets to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

THE CONFERENCE Thursday, 8th of October 2020

Thursday, 8th of October 2020
8:20-8:50 – Registration and welcome coffee

8:50-9:00 – InfoSec SEE Welcome Remarks by Anelia Kostadinova

General Manager of COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

9:00-9:20 – Opening Keynote by Justin P. Friedman, the Deputy Chief of Mission of the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria

9:20-9:40 – Opening Keynote by Dr. Krasimir Simonski, the Deputy Chair of the State eGovernment Agency of Bulgaria


“Validate Security Performance to Rationalize Investments” by Mike Hart, Vice President at FireEye

“2021 Cyber Security Trends” by Timothy Liu, CTO and Co-Founder of Hillstone Networks

“2020 IT Trends: Reshaped Reality” by Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at NETWRIX

“Cyber Resilience in 2021” by FADY ISKENDER, Enterprise Security Regional Lead for East Europe & Africa at FORCEPOINT

“The Future of NOW” by Ramsés Gallego , International Director Security, Risk and Governance at Micro Focus

10:40-11:10 – FIREEYE

“Strategic Role of Threat Intelligence in Cyber Security”

Presentation by Michal Ostrowski, Regional Director Eastern Europe, Russia & CIS at FireEye


 “Intelligent Security, 2020 and Beyond”

Presentation by Timothy Liu, CTO and Co-Founder of Hillstone Networks

11:40-12:10 – NETWRIX

“What Do Security, Compliance, And Cloud Have In Common? Data.”
Presentation by Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at Netwrix

12:10-12:40 RADWARE

“Radware – Application & Network Cyber Threat Landscape”

Presentation by Lior Zamir, Technical Account Manager at Radware

12:40-13:10 – Lunch

13:10-14:10 LIVE Discussion

“Redefining the Risk and the Future of the Cyber Security in the post-COVID-19 World. The Most Efficient Cyber Security Technologies”

Moderator: Yavor Yanakiev

Panellists in the Discussion Panel:

Mike Hart, Vice President at FireEye

Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at Netwrix

Zdenek Cupak, CEO at Hillstone Networks Europe

Mikolaj Pigon, Inside Channel Account Manager at Forcepoint

Michail Pavlov, Sales Executive CEE at Micro Focus

Dimitar Kushvaliev, Sales Director at Squalio Bulgaria

Alexander Tzonev, CTO at Bulpros Bulgaria


Bridging the Gap between IT and Security Data or How to Get a Complete Overview of What Needs to be protected”

Presentation by Artūrs Pielēns-Pelēns – International Business Development Director at Squalio Group

14:40-15:10 – MICRO FOCUS

“Next-Gen SOC for a post-pandemic SecOps”

Presentation by Ramsés Gallego , International Director Security, Risk and Governance at Micro Focus

15:10-15:30  –  Coffee break

15:30-16:00GBS by BULPROS

“Human-Centric Data Protection by BULPROS and GBS”

Presentation by Pavel Yosifov, Business Development Manager at Bulpros Bulgaria


“MailStore Software: Secure your business communication and your company interest”

Presentation by Zlatomir Milanov, Presales Engineer at COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria


Integrated Security for a Fast Paced World’“

Presentation by Florin ACHIM, Business Development Manager CEE at Bitdefender

16:40-17:10 – FORCEPOINT

“How Much is Worth Your Peace of Mind? Enterprise DLP Solution as Business Enablement”

Presentation by Mikolaj Pigon, Inside Channel Account Manager at Forcepoint

17:10-17:30 – NEBOSYSTEMS Bulgaria

“The Next Generation Secure Hosting”

Presentation by Boytcho Boytchev, General Manager at Nebosystems Bulgaria

17:30-18:00 – SOLARWINDS Presentation

“Laying the Foundation for Zero Trust”

Presentation by Manja Kuchel, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Security at SolarWinds

18:00 – 18:30 – Monit24 Presentation

Approach the Monitoring from the User’s Perspective”

Presentation by Michał Malanowicz, Vice President at Monit24

20:30-01:00 – DINNER AND AWARDS GALA, hall “Pravets”, RIU Pravets

WORKSHOPS SESSIONS Friday, 9th of October 2020

Morning session
Friday, 9th of October 2020
8:30-9:00 – Registration for FireEye Workshops
9:00-9:30 – Registration for the other workshops

FIREEYE Workshop in hall K, 09:00-10:00

“Ransom(?)ware (r)evolution and emerging trends”

Trainer: Marcin Kacprzak, Senior System Engineer CEE at FireEye

FIREEYE Workshop in hall K, 10:00-11:00

“Security Effectiveness Validation – How to measure, test, and improve your cyber security effectiveness”

Trainer: Marcin Kacprzak, Senior System Engineer CEE at FireEye

NETWRIX Workshop in The Executive Lounge, 10:00-11:00, in English Language

“How to reduce the exposure of your critical data”

Trainer: Maurizio Taglioretti, Regional Manager SEUR at NETWRIX

ICE by Squalio Live Demonstration in hall I, 10:00-11:00

“How to optimize IT costs during crisis? Closing the GAP between IT and Business”

Trainer: Rihards Vitenbergs – Technical Presales Engineer at Squalio Group

HILLSTONE NETWORKS Workshop in hall K, 11:00-12:00

“NTA in Hillstone, presentation sBDS for server farm protection”

Trainer: Ondra Cupak, System Engineer at HILLSTONE

NETWRIX Workshop in The Executive Lounge, 11:00-12:00, in Bulgarian Language

“How to Detect Security Threats, Prove Compliance and Increase IT Team Efficiency”

Trainer: Zlatomir Milanov, Presales Engineer at COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria

FORCEPOINT Workshop in hall I, 11:00-12:00

“DLP and beyond – Promises and Limits of Information Protection”

Trainer: Alexander Raczynski, Senior System Engineer at Forcepoint

Micro Focus Workshop in hall H, 11:00-12:00

“Identity Aware Security by Micro Focus”

Trainer: Milko Simeonov, Project Manager at Intepro Solutions Bulgaria

Business Lunch, 12:00-12:30
Afternoon Session
Friday, 9th of October 2020

HILLSTONE NETWORKS Workshop in hall K, 12:30-13:30

“AI in Hillstone, presentation intelligent part on iNGFW, sBDS and NIPS

Trainer: Ondra Cupak, System Engineer at HILLSTONE NETWORKS

Micro Focus Workshop in hall H, 12:30-13:30

“ArcSight 2020: evolution of the SOC platform”

Trainer: Evgenia Lagutina, ArcSight Solutions Presale Consultant at Micro Focus

GBS Workshop in The Executive Lounge, 12:30-13:30

“IQ.Suite Mail Protection in Action”

Trainers: Lyubomir Tulev (CCISO, ECSA, CEH, CHFI, CEI) at Bulpros Bulgaria

Borislav Sestrimski (CCISO, CEH, CHFI, CEI) at Bulpros Bulgaria

SolarWinds Workshop in hall I, 12:30-13:30

“SolarWinds Security Workshop”

Trainer: Paul Schafer, Sales Engineer at SolarWinds

HILLSTONE NETWORKS Workshop in hall K, 13:30-14:30

“Micro Segmentation, how to protect virtual environment with CloudHive”

Trainer: Ondra Cupak, System Engineer at HILLSTONE NETWORKS

Mnemonica Workshop in The Executive Lounge 13:30-14:30

“SOC според Мнемоника – неофициално и откровено”

Trainer: Vihren Slavchev, CEO at Mnemonica JSC

14:30 START of the FREE Test Drives (Jeep, Mitsubishi)
Friday, 9th of October 2020

Please bring your own laptops for the workshops! You need them for the hands-on labs!

Speakers of the Event

The lectors of the conference and the trainers of the workshops are leading experts and specialists in the field of cybersecurity, representatives of First-in- Class IT Security vendors.

Welcome to Learn from the Top Experts of Leading Cybersecurity Vendors
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Dr. Krasimir Simonski

Deputy Chair of the State eGovernment Agency of Bulgaria

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.
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Justin P. Friedman

Deputy Chief of Mission at U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria

Justin P. Friedman

Mr. Friedman assumed his duties as Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) at the U.S. Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria in August, 2018. Previously, he was Political Counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey (2014-17). Other overseas assignments include DCM at the U.S. Embassy in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei (2006-8), and positions in Croatia (2003-6), Canada (1997-9) and Ukraine (1995-7). In Washington, Mr. Friedman served as the Director of the State Department’s Office of Caucasus Affairs and Regional Conflicts (2011-13) and as Director of the Office of Export Control Cooperation (2009-11). Prior to joining the Foreign Service, Mr. Friedman was Vice President of International Technology Consultants, a Washington, DC-based telecommunications market consulting firm (1990-5). Mr. Friedman received an M.S. in National Security Strategy from the National War College in 2009. He also holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley (1985) and an M.A. in International Affairs from Columbia University (1989). He speaks Bulgarian, Turkish, Russian, Croatian and French.

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 FireEye

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 FireEye’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 FireEye 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.

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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Timothy Liu

CTO and Co-Founder of Hillstone Networks

Timothy Liu

Timothy Liu is a veteran of the technology and security industry for over 25 years. Mr. Liu is co-founder and Senior Vice President of Hillstone Networks, responsible for global marketing and sales. As CTO, he is also responsible for the company’s product strategy and technology direction. Prior to founding Hillstone, Mr. Liu managed the development of VPN subsystems for ScreenOS at NetScreen Technologies, and Juniper Networks following its NetScreen acquisition. He has also been a co-architect of Juniper Universal Access Control. In the past, he has served key R&D positions at Intel, Silvan Networks, Enfashion and Convex Computer. Mr. Liu holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Science and Technology of China and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.

Ramsés Gallego

International Director Security, Risk and Governance at Micro Focus

Ramsés Gallego

Ramsés Gallego, International Director, Security, Risk, and Governance, 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 is incredibly excited to be a part of Micro Focus, most importantly, for the opportunity to work side-by-side with experienced engineers and professionals tasked with protecting and defending the customers we serve. In his new role, he defines the vision and mission, purpose and promise of the company in the Security, Risk, and Governance space. He also ensures the proper execution of the department. His previous roles as Strategist & Evangelist for the Office of the CTO at Symantic and the Chief Strategy Officer of the Security and Risk Management practice at Entelgy have prepared him well for his new challenge. 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.
Michal Ostrowski

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.

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.

Mikołaj Pigoń

Inside Channel Account Manager 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.
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Dimitar Kushvaliev

Sales Director at Squalio Bulgaria

Dimitar Kushvaliev

Sales professional who’s been working in Squalio for the past 5 years, 2 of which as a Sales Director. Helping organizations to stop paying too much for the software they consume and minimize vendor audit and security risks with better visibility over their IT environment is Dimitar’s main focus. Following the latest cybersecurity and SAM trends along with his experience working in multi-country teams and taking part of international projects is making Dimitar a reliable partner in the digital transformation era.
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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
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Artūrs Pielēns-Pelēns

International Business Development Director at Squalio Group

Artūrs Pielēns-Pelēns

Arturs has a history of working in the information technology, energy and services industries. At the moment he is responsible for international business development for Squalio ICE services.
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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.

Pavel Yosifov

Business Development Manager at BULPROS

Pavel Yosifov

Pavel is a Business Development Manager for the Cyber Security portfolio of BULPROS Group. For the previous 10 years, he has been acting as a CTO of Mnemonica – a Bulgarian system integrator, who specializes in Cloud and Infrastructure technologies and Information security. Pavel has vast experience in selling, implementing and supporting various Cyber Security solutions in organizations from various industries and of all sizes. With over 13 years of experience in IT, over eight 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.
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Lyubomir Tulev

Senior Cyber Security Architect & Business Information Security Consultant at BULPROS

Lyubomir Tulev

Lyubomir Tulev (CCISO, ECSA, CEH, CHFI, CEI) is Senior Cyber Security Architect & Business Information Security Consultant at BULPROS. He manages the cyber security operations and solutions, provided from the MSSP services portfolio of BULPROS to its clients; consults and implements cyber security controls by ensuring proper equipment and software deployment and calibration. He is highly qualified cyber security professional with over 10 years of experience in Bulgarian law enforcement and business.
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Borislav Sestrimski


Borislav Sestrimski

Borislav Sestrimski is a cybersecurity professional with 20+ years, experience in security analysis and investigation, IT infrastructure and cloud security, implementation and configuration of networks and system security appliances and applications. His vast experience gathered across many sectors from government, financial institutions and security industry make him a veteran in cybersecurity and an outstanding partner with a full-spectrum cybersecurity package.
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Alexander Tzonev


Alexander Tzonev

Alexander is an experienced executive with background in software engineering and IT services. He has more than 20 years of international experience in the fields of Software Engineering, cross-functional and cross-geo team management and process optimization. Alexander has worked for companies like Johnson Controls Automotive and AxWay in the past and before joining the team has managed the development center in Bulgaria for Cisco Systems for 5 years. He holds a Masters’ degree in Computer Science from Technical University of Sofia and graduated ELSYS computer science specialized high school.
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Lior Zamir

Technical Account Manager at Radware

Lior Zamir

Lior Zamir has more than 17 years of experience in the Israeli Hi-Tech industry with a strong knowledge and Background in the Security landscape recognizing the needs and trends of current cyber threats for Enterprises and Telcos around the world. Currently helping Radware customers and prospects define and identify the proper solutions for the network security utilizing Radware’s solutions against DDOS and Application Level Attacks.

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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Alexander Raczynski

Senior System Engineer at Forcepoint

Alexander Raczynski

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.
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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 5+ years. He has joined the team of COMPUTER 2000 Bulgaria in 2013 as a Presales Engineer.
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Michał Malanowicz

Vice President at Monit24

Michał Malanowicz

Over 22 years in IT, 14 years as a manager/VP, Master of Business Administration, Linux enthusiast, security & monitoring expert
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Yavor Yanakiev

Conference Main Host, Entrepreneur, Professional Trainer and Speaker

Yavor Yanakiev

Conference Main Host, Entrepreneur, Professional Trainer and Speaker
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Rihards Vitenbergs

Technical Presales Engineer at Squalio Group

Rihards Vitenbergs

Rihards is a Project Manager with demonstrated experience in different setups and responsible for multi-country technical projects, integrations and deployments.
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Manja Kuchel

Senior Product Marketing Manager for Security at SolarWinds

Manja Kuchel

Manja Kuchel is a Senior Product Marketing Manager for Security at SolarWinds. Manja’s areas of focus are owning the go to market activity for her products by developing key product messaging, communicating new product releases and features, working closely with the international teams for sales and channel enablement. With over 10 years’ experience in IT and channel business her passion is IT security and the needs in regards to that of our global customers. Manja is a born and raised Germany and has lived and worked in various countries around the globe.
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Evgeniia Lagutina

ArcSight Presales Consultant at Micro Focus

Evgeniia Lagutina

Evgeniia graduated the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI and she has a degree in Information Security. She started her career as an Information Security Specialist at VTB Leasing and since then she gained experience as a Presale Information Security Engineer and as a Senior Security Engineer at Infosisteme Jet. Since February 2019, Evgeniia becomes part of Micro Focus and she is an ArcSight Solutions Presale Consultant.
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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".
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Mihail Pavlov

Sales Executive for South East Europe at Micro Focus

Mihail Pavlov

Mihail graduated the Sofia University and has a degree in Economics. More than 20 years in the IT industry with experience on different sales and management positions at Fujitsu – Siemens, Hewlett Packard, Hewlett Packard Enterprise gaining expertise on different markets and portfolios Bulgaria, South East Europe and Africa. Holding significant market growth within these areas. Since March 2019, Mihail is part of the Micro Focus Security team as Sales Executive for South East Europe.
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Ondra Cupak

System Enginner at Hillstone Networks Europe

Ondra Cupak

Ondra has over 10 years of experience in IT and 5 years of experience in network security. He joined Hillstone since 2019 and is ocupying the position of System Engineer for Europe.


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 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.


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

Conference Location


About the Venue


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


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. For more info see here: https://eu2018bg.bg/en/about-bulgaria


Please book your room in advance!

As conference attendees you have special accommodation prices at RIU Pravets Resort.

Please have a look at the below list where to could book your stay during the event:

Deadline for reservations: 4th of October 2020!

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

Special rates for InfoSec SEE 2020 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 complete the details below and send them to the e-mail reservationspravets@tts.bg

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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 our 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 5,800 customers across 67 countries, including more than 40 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.
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.
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.

ICE is a set of tools and services designed by SQUALIO GROUP. It is recognized by Ernst&Young as an Accredited SAM service tool and has many acknowledgements and certifications for excellence from Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, IBM. ICE is a service for companies who want to have a full picture and control of their existing environment – on-premise, in the cloud or both. With ICE you can mitigate vendor audit risks, avoid personal data breach risks and be aware of your software vulnerabilities. By giving organizations insights and analysis of all software assets across their infrastructure, ICE can point problematic areas and make suggestions for cost optimization, compliance & security issues as well as many more. Companies like Gazprom, Raiffeisen Bank, SoftServe, Telia and many others have already trusted ICE.

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.

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.
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.

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.

GBS, part of BULPROS Group, is a leading vendor for Cyber Security solutions and services for the Microsoft and HCL collaboration platforms with more than 25 years of experience in the security market, over 5000 customers and more than 4 millions users worldwide, GBS is operating in Europe, North America and Asia. GBS’s secure email protection solution, iQ.Suite, can be implemented very quickly and easily, providing maximum protection with minimal time and effort. iQ.Suite is an Enterprise class email security solution that provides customers with multi-level protection mechanisms and productivity improvement features. Customers can decide if they want to subscribe to the on-Cloud service, or integrate the solution on-prem, based on their policies and requirements.

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.
Monit24 solutions are focused on business transaction monitoring. They can monitor transactions from all around the world (already more than 200 physical probes deployed and growing) and what is important, they always monitor digital services from the same, chosen spot, so a customer can always compare the results. Monit24 can also deliver additional services like stress test in which before a product is launched – they can simulate thousands of users performing a scenario and identify the maximum performance of the service or the weakest point in the infrastructure. One of the unique features of Monit24’s offerings is the mobile app monitoring, which is currently the only solution on the market which can deliver such service and such monitoring.

Mnemonica’s SOC has the mission to protect organizational information by keeping its integrity, consistency and assuring the balance between controlled accessibility and security, based on experience and proven technology.

The Cyber Security Operations Center is highly specialized department inside Mnemonica that takes care of early discovery and neutralization of cyber threats.

Its primary target is to:

  • prevent penetration;
  • stop information exfiltration;
  • analyze data/meta data flows;
  • triage cyber incidents.


SPECIAL FREE Test Drive EVENT, Sponsored by Balkan Star Auto (Jeep, Mitsubishi)

Balkan Star Auto, part of Balkan Star Group, is an official dealership and service center for Jeep and Mitsubishi in Bulgaria. Our company has а long time history in automotive business with both traditional American and Japanese brands. Our team consists of highly experienced professionals, dedicatedly working to deliver excellent customer service. We will be happy to welcome you at our showroom and service complex situated at a convenient location near to the city center of Sofia on 5, Rezbarska street. Over a cup of coffee we are ready to discuss your ideas of purchasing your next car. We will arrange a test-drive and will make a special proposal for you and, of course, we will advise you to make the best choice.

The Mitsubishi OUTLANDER PHEV aligns with the Mitsubishi Motors long-time development of electro-mobility, 4WD expertise and all-wheel control technology. The vehicle offers energy efficiency and a smooth driving experience by utilizing a twin-motor 4WD system and a unique EV-based PHEV architecture consisting of a front electric motor, a rear electric motor and no gearbox.

The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is a fusion of sharp coupe looks and dynamic SUV mobility with signature Mitsubishi styling and performance. Other distinguishing features are: a design that motivates the driver to explore and enjoy new adventures; all-wheel control technology which delivers an enjoyable, reassuring feel that elevates the driving experience; and connectivity that inspires new fun adventures


A stylish and refined interior combines with iconic design to produce a head-turning vehicle capable of taking on any on- and off-road challenge. A premium, well-thought-out cabin, cutting edge technology and connectivity, innovative features and improved convenience are all included in the new Jeep® Wrangler design to deliver an unforgettable driving experience. Thanks to its unique off-road capability the new Jeep® Wrangler is able to take you further than you ever thought possible.


There’s a whole world out there and the new Jeep® Compass is ready to discover it with you. With itss renowned Jeep® capability and exceptional style the new Jeep® Compass puts safety and security of you and your passengers first and foremost. When you go from work days to fun-loving weekends filled with adventure, the new Jeep® Compass accommodates your busy life with utilitarian grace, giving you the ability to meet the needs of one and all.

With the SPECIAL PARTICIPATION of Cheerleading Squad "MISTERY"

Bulgarian Cheerleading squad “MISTERY” are two times European champions at cheerleading sports and world champions for 2018. During 2019, the squad placed as vice-champions at cheerleding sports in Prague. In 2020, they were selected as finalist at the popular TV show “Bulgaria’s Got Talent”.

And the Finalist from the popular TV show "The Voice of Bulgaria" - Nikolai Vodenicharov-Niketsa

With his Awesome Rock Band "CASUAL THREESOME"

Casual Threesome are: Pifa – drums; Nikeca – vocals, bass; Ivan – vocals, guitar;

The band is formed in Sofia , Bulgaria in 2010 and have played in various night clubs, concert halls and pubs all around the country. Casual Threesome have released several singles through the years and are now working on an album. They play all kinds of rock n’ roll including songs from bands such as: The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, Amy Winehouse, Oasis, The Doors, Lenny Kravitz and others.

Also with the SPECIAL PARTICIPATION of Famous Dancer REMI TOIN and his Dancing Trio

Throughout the years Remi has been big a part of the show business in Bulgaria by dancing and choreographing events like: Bulgaria’s Got Talent , 359 Hip Hop Awards, Junior Eurovision ,Coca Cola Happy Energy Tour, The Voice of Bulgaria, X – Factor, Dancing Stars, Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup Bulgaria.

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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.


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