IMI 2019 – IT meets Industry

Industrial & Critical Infrastructure
Cyber Security

19-20 November 2019
Congress Center Rosengarten, D-Mannheim

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IT meets Industry is the meeting point for relevant voices from IT and Industry. Interconnecting IT and Automation offers great opportunities for the operation of industrial production sites and critical infrastructures. However, this may carry along some complex risks. IT meets Industry brings the OT and IT community together. The objective: Using the opportunities of Digitization at the best and minimizing risks. Expect two days of top-class speakers, vivid discussions and great networking with other experts.2019 with contributions from:

Opening Keynote:
Marty Edwards, Director ICS CERT, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (ret.) / Director Strategic Initiatives, ISA99

  • Heiko Herrmann, Head of Information Management Industrial Cyber Security, Airbus
  • Rainer Oehlert, Global Technology Center Director, Dow
  • Dr. Evangelos Ouzounis, Head of Secure Infrastructure and Services Unit, ENISA (European Network Information Security Agency )
  • Dr. Gerhard Schabhüser, Vice President, BSI (German Federal Office for Information Security)
  • Sigurd Schuster, Senior Representative Ecosystem Relations, Nokia
  • Martin Schwibach, Director Connectivity, BASF

Also with ABB, Axa, Deutsche Bahn, genua, Emerson, Fortinet, Honeywell, Indegy, Nokia, Palo Alto Networks, Rhebo, Sentryo, TÜV Rheinland, Yokogawa, and many more…

Agenda 2019

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The main focus of IT meets Industry is on Industrial and Critical Infrastructure Cyber Security.

Among others, the following topics will be addressed:

  • 5G in Industry 4.0
  • IT / OT Convergence
  • Security by Design
  • Monitoring and Anomaly Detection
  • Cyber Insurance
  • How secure is secure enough? Risk Assessment – Risk Treatment
  • Incident Management
  • Critical Infrastructures
  • Norms & Standards
  • Remote Access
  • Security for Safety

Conference Languages

Conference languages are English and German. Presentations are given in English or German, professional simultaneous translation GER>EN will be available.

Who should attend?

IMI addresses decision makers and professionals from IT and automation in industry and critical infrastructures: CEO, CIO, CISO, heads of operational technology / production, automation engineers, IT-professionals, IT-security-experts as well as decision makers from politics and science.

Verticals: Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Energy, Oil & Gas, Transport, Health.

Participation Fee

Participation Fees p.P.
in EUR excl. VAT
Congress & Exhibition
Pre-Conference Workshop
Congress & Exhibition
Regular End-Users1) Regular End-Users1)

1) applies to attendees from end-user-organisations as well as representatives from universities or government (main occupation). The organizer reserves the right to define your category. End Users are organizations that do not sell solutions, services, or consultancy to participants

Payment upon receipt of invoice.


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Ina MassierIna Massier
Event Organisation

Tel.: +49 6233 880393-14