NCS3 2017

NCS3 Class of 2017

NCS3 Lecturers in 2017
Guest speakers from government organizations, prominent companies, and leading universities were

  • Rogier van Wanroij, National Cyber Security Center (NCSC)
  • Herbert Bos, Vrij Universiteit Amsterdam
  • Jarmo van Lenthe, National Police High-Tech Crime Unit
  • Karin [Last name withheld],  AIVD
  • Sicco Verwer, TU Delft
  • Erwin Kooi, Alliander
  • Joost Willems, Siemens 
  • Christian Doerr, Technical University Delft 
  • Gen. Hans Folmer, Dutch MoD Cyber Command 
  • Oscar Koeroo, KPN 
  • Paul Samwell, Rabobank
  • Rutger Leukfeldt, NSCR 
  • Erno Doorenspleet, IBM
  • Maarten Bodlaender, Philips
  • Eduardo Magrani, Center for Technology and Society - FGV Rio De Janeiro
  • Benne de Weger, Technical University Eindhoven
  • Petra Oldengarm, Hoffmann Research
  • Klaus Kursawe, GridSEC
  • Jakub Tomczak, University van Amsterdam
  • Benjamin Timmermans, IBM Benelux Center for Advanced Studies
  • ​Karine E Silva, Tilburg University 

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:

  • Eddy Den Oudsten (CSO, CGI Europe)
  • Jeroen Van Der Ham (Security Researcher, NCSC)
  • Max Smeets (Senior Researcher, Oxford University)

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:

  • Liesbeth Holterman (Senior Policy Adviser, FME)
  • Ewoud Smit (Manager Cyber Defense Op. Team,  ASML)
  • Raymond Bierens (Researcher, TU Delft)
  • Mary Soares (Data Officer, Aegon)
  • Guillaume Dupont (Researcher, TU Eindhoven)
  • Alex Duivelshof & Arie Schilp (Information Security Officers, Rabobank)
  • Oscar Koeroo (Strategy & Policy Adviser at CISO office, KPN)

Active Learning Sessions 2017
The NCS3 has a balance of lectures and active engagement. This year we had two 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. 

Evening Events

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