IMI 2020 – IT meets Industry

Industrial & Critical Infrastructure
Cyber Security

September 22-23, 2020
Congress Center Rosengarten, Mannheim, Germany

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IMI 2020 Program

We are currently working on next year’s program. Shortly you will find all information regarding keynotes, speeches, panel discussion, networking sessions, Get Together and many more.
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This was IMI 2019

IT/OT Security at its best – IMI 2019 was a clear success! Highly relevant information, interesting debates – the ideal atmosphere to exchange views and ideas…

A big THANK YOU to all our attendees, speakers and exhibitors for making IMI 2019 such a success!

IMI Highlights 2019

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 )
  • Jens Wiesner, Head of Unit – Industrial Automation and Control Systems, 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…

Preview 2020

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

The IT meets Industry events series addresses the following topics:

  • 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

We are currently working on next year’s program. For reference please find the 2019 agenda here:

Agenda 2019

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

Registration fee  p.P.
in EUR + VAT
Congress & Exhibition
22-23 September 2020
Pre-Conference Workshop
Congress & Exhibition
21-23 September 2020
Regular End-User1) Regular End-User1)
Early Bird ext. until Apr 30th, 2020
Regular Bird until Jul 20th, 2020
Late Bird until Sep 22nd, 2020

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 the target audience.


You would like to learn more about the IMI event 2020?

You would like to attend and receive information when the agenda is online?

Please do not hesitate to contact:

Ina MassierIna Massier
Event Organisation

Tel.: +49 6233 880393-14