NCS3 2016

NCS3 Class of 2016

NCS3 Lecturers in 2016
Guest speakers from government organizations, prominent companies, and leading universities were

  • Rogier van Wanroij, National Cyber Security Center (NCSC)
  • Herbert Bos, Vrij Universiteit Amsterdam
  • Peter Wagenaar, National Police High-Tech Crime Unit
  • Zeno Geradts, National Forensics Institute (NFI)
  • Sicco Verwer, TU Delft
  • Erwin Kooi, Alliander
  • Joost Willems, Siemens 
  • Christian Doerr, Technical University Delft 
  • Max Smeets, University of Oxford
  • Gen. Hans Folmer, Dutch MoD Cyber Command 
  • Oscar Koeroo, KPN 
  • Ruben Niederhagen, Eindhoven University of Technology
  • Paul Samwell, Rabobank
  • Erik Poll, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • Catrien Bijleveld, NSCR and VU Amsterdam
  • Erno Doorenspleet, IBM
  • Maarten Bodlaender, Philips
  • Mijun Park, University of Amsterdam
  • Aimee van Wijnsberghe, University of Twente

The Cyber Security Challenge
Participants of the summer school compete in groups to formulate an advice for the Cyber Security Council of the Netherlands. The groups were supervised and mentored by experts in the field of Cyber Security coming from government, companies, and universities. The CSR Challenge consist of drafting a (short) policy recommendation and a (brief) presentation. The topic for the CSR Challenge and the group division were announced the week before the NSC3. 

The Prize
​The winning team gets the opportunity to meet the Cyber Security Council and provide their policy advice in person. 

The Jury of Experts
The presentation and policy paper are assessed by a jury panel consisting of leading experts in their respective sectors​. ​The CSR Challenge Jury members are experts in the field of Cyber Security from Public, Private and Academic Sectors. The following people formed the independent Jury of Experts:

  • Liesbeth Holterman, Nederland ICT
  • Dr. Melanie Riebeck, Radically Open Security
  • Dr. Zekeriya Erkin, TU Delft
  • ​Donna Bronkhorst

Team Mentors
The Team Mentors are experts in the field of Cyber Security from Public, Private and Academic Sectors. The following people mentored the students and guided them in writing their policy advice::

  • Eelco Stofbergen, CGI Nederland
  • Max Smeets, Oxford University
  • Florian Buijs, SecureLink Nederland
  • Guillaume Dupont, Capgemini
  • Erik Prins & Kheireddine Mousaoui, Schiphol Group
  • Daniel Ter Laak, Public Prosecution Service
  • Jan Nieuwstad, Logius (Ministry of Internal Affairs)

Active Learning Sessions
The NCS3 has a balance of lectures and active engagement. This year we had three active engagement activities planned for the NCS3. 

  • Hack Lab Session, by CGI Nederland
    ​​CGI will provide participants a hands-on session and show how hacking tools work so they can get an understanding of how they are used, and how we can protect ourselves from them.
  • Crisis Simulation, by CrisisPlan
    ​​Participants experience first-hand what it is like to manage a crisis during a cyber-attack, corresponding with stakeholders, following procedures and trying to survive the crisis without affecting the organization’s reputation. 
  • Dark Web Training, by TNO
    ​​Participants will experience a Dark Web training by TNO's leading experts in the field. Trends such as crypto-currencies and the Onion Router will be explained. 

Evening Events

  • Monday: Mentor Dinner (Hudson, The Hague)
  • Tuesday: Participant Dinner (Amigo, Rotterdam)
  • Wednesday: Walking Network Dinner (iForesee City Lab, Enthoveplein 25, The Hague)
  • Thursday: Participant Dinner, (Dakota, Schiphol Airport)
  • Friday: Farewell Drinks

Click here for the detailed daily schedule in 2016