Past Events


(ISC)² Hellenic Chapter Sec Talk

Date & Time:June 25, 2020, at 20:00 Greece Time
Location:On line
Agenda:The talk will start our panel:
Christos Sgaras –  Head of Team, Information Security and Business Continuity, EUROPOL (Guest)
Dimitris Patsos – CTO of Adacom
Lefteris Tzelepis – IT Security Team Director, OPAP
Argyris Makrygeorgou – Head of Managed Cyber Security Services, Algosystems
Yiannis Koukouras –  Managing Director, TwelveSec (Moderator)
Details:Registration is free.
The event will be interactive and you could join in our discussion and also propose adhoc subjects.

(ISC)² Hellenic Chapter Spring Update

Date & Time:May 14, 2020
Location:On line
Material:Coming soon
Agenda:19.00-19.30: Chapter Update, (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter Board of Directors “Welcome – Spring Update”
19.30-20.00: Dimitra Xintara, DPO Eurolife ERB, “Information Security and Data Protection Control Frameworks – How to choose?”
20.00-20.30: Lefteris Tzelepis, IT Security Director, OPAP, “An update on CSA Summit – RSA Security Conference 2020”
20.30-21.00: Alexandros Nikainas, Presales Engineer, Pylones S.A., “Business continuity and remote access in the time of Covid-19”
Details:Registration is free for members of the (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter in good standing: the annual membership cost is €30 for professionals and €10 for students.


(ISC)² Hellenic Chapter Winter Event

Date & Time:December 12, 2019
Location:OTE Academy
Material:Photo1, Photo2, Photo3, Photo4
Agenda:18.00-18.15: Chapter Update, (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter Board,
18.15-18.45: Cybersecurity legislation in Europe, the NIS Directive, the work of the NIS Cooperation group, and the role of ENISA, 
Dr. Marnix Dekker, NIS Directive coordinator, Team Lead Breach Reporting, ENISA,
18.45-19.15: The Hellenic Cyber Security Strategy,
George Drivas, National Cyber Security Authority of Greece, Ministry of Digital Governance,
19.15-19.30: Break,
19.30-20.30: NIS in Greece (Panel Discussion),
Christos Syngelakis, CISSP, CISO and DPO, MotorOil Hellas Group, 
Filippos Komninos, CISSP, CCSP, Information Security Specialist, Head, Athens International Airport,
Panagiotis Dimogiorgas, CISA, CISM, Network and Information Security, Hellenic Petroleum,
Robert Goglis, CRISC, CISM, CISSP, ITIL v3 Found, Director, Cyber and Information Security Division, Alpha Bank,
Christos Topakas, Group IT Security & Control Senior Director, DPO, Piraeus Bank
20.30-21.00: Networking
Details:Entrance is free for members of the (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter in good standing: the annual membership cost is €30 for professionals and €10 for students.


OPAP “Think Before U Click”

Date & Time:October 22, 2019
Panagiotis Soulos presentation – Safe and Secure Online Parents Edition of Center of Cyber Safety and Education.
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(ISC)² Hellenic Chapter Fall19 Event

Date & Time:September 26, 2019
Location:OTE Academy
Material:ISC2 Fall19 Homo Digitalis
ISC2 Fall19 Ventouris
Agenda:18.00-18.30 Registration (Entrance is free for (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter members in good standing)
18.15-18.45 Welcome Note: The (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter Update
18.45-19.15 “How to Build a SOC from the Ground Up”, Christos Ventouris, Principal CyberSecurity Consultant, Microsoft Corporation
19.15-19.30 Break
19.30-19.50 “Threat Arrest” George Leftheriotis, TUV HELLAS (TUV NORD) SA, IT, Information Security, Privacy & Business Continuity Lead Auditor
19.50-20.10 «An Analysis of the Greek Law (Ν4624/2019) for the GDPR” Konstantinos Kakavoulis & Emmanouel Tzivieris, Homo Digitalis
20.10-20.30 Prize Draw (F5 Advanced Training / Pylones)
20.30-21.00 Networking
Details:Entrance is free for members of the (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter in good standing: the annual membership cost is €30 for professionals and €10 for students.


Εκπαιδευτική εκδήλωση

Date & Time:July 12, 2017
Location:OTE Academy, Room Σ123
Link & event registration:TBA
Agenda:17:30 – 17:45 Προσέλευση – Εγγραφές
17:45 – 18:15 «Information Security, Privacy & Safety: Sector-Specific Standards», Λευθεριώτης Γιώργος TÜV NORD Lead Auditor ISMS, ITSMS, BCMS
18:15 – 18:30 Διάλειμμα
18:30 – 19:00 «GDPR Compliance: The IT Manager’s perspective», Αθανασίου Γιώργος, IΤ Director- Εθνική Ασφαλιστική / Mέλος (ISC)²® Hellenic Chapter
19:00 – 19:15 Διάλειμμα
19:15 – 19:45 «From Traditional to New Payment Technologies», Μαυροβουνιώτης Στάθης, Enterprise ITm Security Architect – First Data/ Mέλος ΔΣ (ISC)²®Hellenic Chapter
Details:Entrance is free for all Chapter Members and for all Information Security Professionals that are interested to participate. For those holding a professional certification, 2 CPEs will be granted.

Security B-Sides Athens 2016 (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:June 24, 2017
Location:“The Athinais Cultural Center”

2nd Forward Thinking Cybersecurity, General Assembly and Elections

Date & Time:March 9, 2017
Location:OTE Academy, Room Σ123
Link & event registration:
Agenda:17:00 – 17:15 Προσέλευση – Εγγραφές
17:15 – 17:45 Γενική Συνέλευση
17:45 – 18:15 «Οι αναπτυσσόμενες απειλές και οι προκλήσεις του σύγχρονου CISO»,
Γεράσιμος Μοσχονάς – Μέλος (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter
18:15 – 18:30 Διάλειμμα
18:30 – 19:00 «Cyber Security – Expect the Unexpected!»,
Χριστάκης Τόπακας – Information Security Executive
19:00 – 19:20 «Συγκρότηση Εθνικής Ομάδας Cyber Security 2017»,
Χρήστος Ξενάκης, European Cybersecurity Challenge (ECSC) Steering Committee Member
19:30 – 20:30 Εκλογές Νέου Δ.Σ.

Communication Sponsors:ICT Plus, IT Security Professional, Netweek, Netfax, SecNews

4th Information Security Conference (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:February 15 & 16
Location:OTE Academy and Maroussi Plaza

Law Forum on Data Protection and Privacy (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:February 17
Location:NVJ Plaza


Date & Time:Wednesday, 11 January, 2016 @ 5.30
Location:OTE Academy
Agenda5.45p – 6.15p Session 1A:
The General Data Protection Regulation: An Overview of Challenges and Opportunities
D. Patsos – Chief Technical Officer, Adacom
6.30p – 6.45p Session 1B:
Cyber Insurance and the General Data Protection Regulation
N. Georgopoulos – Cyber Risk Advisor
7.00p – 7.45p Session 2:
An Analysis of the Grand Mars Advanced Persistent Threat
Th. Diogos – (ISC)² Hellenic Chapter Board Member / Chief Malware Analyst, Trustwave



Date & Time:Tuesday October 25th @ 5.30pm
Location:OTE Academy
Agenda5:15 – 5:30pm Registration – Welcome coffee
5:30 – 6:15pm: PCI standards, from participation to implementation and review – the PCI DSS v3.2 paradigm”
Speakers: C. Stavropoulos (Trustwave) & S. Mavrovouniotis (First Data) 6:15 – 6:30pm: Coffee Break
6:30 – 7:15pm: Malware Analysis Environments Audit Strategy”
Speakers: A. Zacharis, R. Gavrila (ENISA)

“Digital Forensics: Experience from Real Incidents”, Co-organised with ISACA

Date & Time:Thursday July 14th @ 5.30pm
Location:Helenic American Union, Massalias 22, 2nd Floor
Agenda“Hunting the Armada Collective: The Modern Face of DDoS” (Konstantinos Papapanagiotou)
“Digital Forensics: The Technical Perspective” (Anargiros Chrisanthou)
“Digital Forensics: The Legal Perspective” (Dimitris Zografopoulos)

24/2/2016 – National & Pan-European Cybersecurity Exercises and the New EU Network and Information Security Directive

Date & Time:Wednesday, 24 February, 2016 5.30pm – 8.00pm
Location:OTE Academy, Pelika & Spartis 1, Marousi, Greece
Link:Read the announcement here
Material:Video from Conference // Presentations here
Agenda:5.30pm – 6.00pm
Chapter’s Annual General Assembly (reconvened)
6.15pm – 7.00pm
Session 1: National Cyber Exercises (Panoptis)
Cmdr. Sp. Papageorgiou – Director of Cyberdefence Directorate at HNDGS
7.15pm – 8.00pm
Session 2: The new EU Network & Information Security (NIS) Directive and Cyber Europe 2016
P. Trimintzios – Network and Information Security Expert at ENISA

Crisis Management & Public Affairs Strategies in Times of Global Challenges & Systemic Risks (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:July 4, 2016
Location:Cultural Centre of Athens University (K.Palamas, Akadimias 48 & Sina, Kolonaki)

Security B-Sides Athens 2016 (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:June 25, 2016
Location:The Stanley Hotel

Data Privacy and Protection Conference (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:June 23, 2016
Location:The Maroussi Plaza

2nd ICT Security World Congress (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:May 25, 2016
Location:The Novotel

(ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter President, K. Papadatos will give a presentation on Internet of Things, April 6th @ 14.30

6th Infocom Security 2016 (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:April 6 – 7, 2016
Location:Divani Caravel Hotel

(ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter member of Board, T. Diogos will give a presentation on ransomware, April 6th @ 14.30

2nd Enterprise IT Security Conference (Event Supported by (ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter)

Date & Time:March 10 & 11, 2016
Location:The Maroussi Plaza & OTE Academy


Cyber Security Predictions 2016

Date & Time:Dec 16, 2015
Location:OTE Academy
Material:Video from Conference // Inaugural presentation here
Sponsored by:

Educational Event / General Assembly & Elections

Date & Time:Jul 16, 2015
Location:OTE Academy
Sponsored by:

5th Infocom Security Conference

Date & Time:April 1, 2015 
Location:Divani Caravel Hotel

ICT Security Congress

Date & Time:March 4, 2015

Enterprise IT Security Conference

Date & Time:Feb. 16 & 17, 2015
Location:Amphitheatro Marousi Plaza


(ISC)2 Hellenic Chapter Inaugural Meeting

Date & Time:Dec 8, 2014
Location:University of Piraeus, Central Building