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Panel Discussion: CyberFactory#1
9. December 2020 @ 14:00 - 15:00
CyberFactory: How to make the Factory of the Future efficient and secure?
As factories digitalise and adopt automation technologies, they unlock new business models, manufacturing processes and logistics methods – as well as alternative roles for the people and machines that work in the factory. At the same time, these processes result in more complex IT and OT systems, presenting novel cyber security challenges and potentially leading to dangerous new interdependencies.
Based on early results from the European research project CyberFactory#1, our panel will discuss both the opportunities and challenges represented by the digitalisation and automation of factories, including what the transition towards a new factory system of systems may look like – but also the new threats that organisations may face if security and resilience are not prioritised early in the process.
Adrien Bécue, Project Leader CyberFactory#1, Head of Innovation, Airbus CyberSecurity, France
Jari Partanen, Task Leader CyberResilience, Head of Quality, Environment and Technology Management, Bittium, Finland
Irem Hilavin, Work Package Leader Integration & Validation, SW Design Architect, Vestel, Turkey