Conference to discuss protection of critical energy infrastructure

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The president of EUBrasil, Luigi Gambardella, and chairman of ETNO, will take part in the international conference on Cyberspace, energy & development: protection of critical energy infrastructure. The one-day international event will be held October 10, in Geneva, Switzerland; being co-organized by International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and Energy Pact Foundation, with the support of the international Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the World Economic Forum (WEF).

The conference will focus on the different aspects of the interaction of cyberspace, energy & development based, on key findings on security issues. There is a need for greater international cooperation among nations regarding cyberspace especially concerning the risks related to critical infrastructure such as conventional energy systems.

The program of this conference will focus on policy and strategic issues, and is intended for all stakeholders working in the area including governments, private sector, civil society and international organizations.

Cybersecurity and Protection of Critical Infrastructure is a topic that concerns the socio-economic wellbeing of all ITU Member States, and one that requires greater international dialogue among all concerned stakeholders. The conference will therefore explore the different aspects of the interectation of cyberspace, energy and development, focusing on protection of critical energy infrastructure.

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