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Conference on Safety & Security in Cyber Space: building up Trust in the EU, 6-7 March 2014, Athens, Greece


Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), at the kind invitation of the General Secretariat for Telecommunications and Post (and Digital Convergence) of the Ministry of Infrastructure, Transports and Networks of the Hellenic Republic, is co-organizing the Regional Conference on "Safety and Security in Cyber Space: Building-up Trust in the EU", which will take place in Zappeion Megaron in Athens, Greece, from 6 to 7 March 2014.

This Regional Conference should provide an opportunity for High level dialogue between the stakeholders on strategies and policies directed towards a more protected and reliable cyber space, laying emphasis on potential cyber threats and areas that have scope for improvement, while building confidence and security in the use of information and communication technologies. The Forum will also facilitate discussions on possible challenges that might be addressed at the regional level.

Following themes are to be addressed at the Conference:

  • Cyber Space and Contemporary Threats
  • Legal Aspects in Cyber Domain
  • Trust and Security
  • Cyber Security
  • Capabilities Development in Cyber Environment
  • Network & Information Security – NIS


Conference co-organized by


Ministry of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks of the Hellenic Republic

Ministry of National Defense of the Hellenic Republic

Ministry of Administrative Reform & e-Governance of the Hellenic Republic

in cooperation with


International Telecommunication Union


European Commission


documents, practical information, registration

Please note that the meeting will be paperless. Documents related to the event, including Agenda, Registration Form, and Practical Information for Participants are all posted on this website.

Participants are invited to download and print the documents needed for the event. The Conference will be conducted in English only.

Registration will be open from 10 February 2014 to 28 February 2014. If your Administration / Organization / Company will be represented, you are requested to kindly nominate a contact person from your Organization, who will be responsible for registration of all members of your delegation (max. 4 persons). He/She will contact the host organizing team at who will send him/her a password and all relevant information that is needed for all the members of the delegation to be registered.

Although there is no participation fee for this meeting, please note that all expenses concerning travel, accommodation and insurance of experts should be covered by your Administration / Organization / Company.


Should you have any questions or need clarifications concerning the venue, accommodation, entry visa etc., please do not hesitate to contact the event organizing team at:


Phones. +30-210-6508538, +30-210-6508591, +30-210-6508563, +30-210-6508444, fax: +30-210-650-8560).


For any other questions concerning this conference please contact Mr Jaroslaw Ponder, Coordinator for Europe Region:

Phone. +41 22 730 60 65, 

The Venue of the Conference will be Zappeion Megaron

All information is also available on the Organizer's website:  


Participants requiring an entry visa to Greece should contact their nearest Greek Embassy or Consulate well in advance. Information on visa requirements can be found in the practical information for participants.