2014 Attendee Testimonials


"SmartSec Europe 2014 provided me with the information and contacts to plan my cyber-security roadmap for the next 12-24 months"
Noel Comerford, Security Analyst - ESB


"Excellent conference, with very relevant topics, good presentations and possibilities for networking"
Jorgen Fangel Jensen, Manager ICS-Infrastructure - DONG Energy


"A great opportunity to learn what is out there today and will be coming tomorrow concerning smart grid security solutions"
Steven Frere, Senior Smart Meter Communication Specialist - Eandis


"Very useful to be able to find out about the current initiatives under way in other organisations"
Ian Miller, Senior SCADA Specialist - Scottish Power


"SmartSec Europe 2014 was for me a great opportunity to listen to a variety of concerns, approaches, solutions and standards regarding cyber-security. Different people, different approaches, one outcome: a better cyber-security"
Savvas Christodoulou, Assistant Manager (Networks) - Electricity Authority of Cyprus


"Very well organised and great to be able to interact with security expert colleagues on many topics"
Carlos Montes Portela, IT Architect, Smart Grids - Enexis


"The combination of presentations was very well chosen - excellent!"
Fred Streefland,Director Education, Training & Knowledge Center - ENCS


"A perfect place to get up to date on utility cyber-security and look for cooperation"
Jeroen Gerrissen, Sales Engineer - Schneider Electric


"Very well organised. The attendees were very knowledgeable. The word of mouth should have been stimulated more - this felt like a hidden gem of an event"
Brecht Schamp, Product Specialist, Industrial Networks & Security - Phoenix Contact


"Large number of utilities present"
Frank Hohlbaum, Cyber Security Manager, Substation Automation - ABB


"High quality speakers and really valuable content - very impressive!"
Neil Eastwood, Senior Manager Business Development - Cisco


"Real end-to-end cyber-security examples and discussion, and great networking opportunity. All the right people in the right place"
Bas Kruimer, Independent Consultant


"It was refreshing to hear utilities speak so openly about their challenges and lessons learnt"
Jess Everill, CIP Lead - ViaSat UK


"Excellent mix of utilities, suppliers and regulators"
Anjos Nijk, COO ENCS


"Great overview of the cyber-security problems that exists in smart grids - with new solutions discussed"
Saghar Khadem, Network & Security Specialist Locamation


"Highly informative conference, well-structured and organised"
Simon Rodriguez, International Sales Manager SUBNET


"Great insight into customer needs and challenges on cyber-security in electrical critical infrastructure"
Sandeep Pathania, Multifunctional Project Manager Schneider Electric