02 November 2016
Eastern Europe Meets Dutch IT & Security industry
On Tuesday, 1st November an Eastern European delegation of IT & Cyber specialists visited The Hague as part of five-day trade mission to the Netherlands organized by cybersecurity company LeaderTelecom. The trade delegation consists of representatives from tech companies in the field of IT and Cyber Security. The aim of the mission is to strengthen bilateral relations with several Dutch business hubs, to exchange knowledge and promote trade. The five-day program brings the delegation to Amsterdam, The Hague and Utrecht.
Visit Eastern Europe IT & Cyber specialists to The Hague
The program in The Hague started with presentations at the HSD Campus of The Hague Security Delta, the largest security cluster in Europe. HSD’s Deputy Director Joris den Bruinen welcomed the delegation and explained about the National Security cluster and the business opportunities it provides as an international hub. After several pitches and a network session with HSD tenants, the group continued its program in the World Trade Center (WTC) The Hague.
InnovationQuarter and the WestHolland Foreign Investment Agency (WFIA) gave presentations about the IT & Technologies cluster in the West Holland region and explained about the free-of-charge business expansion services it offers to international companies. These presentations were followed by a workshop ‘How to do business in the Netherlands’ with funny anecdotes about the cultural differences between Eastern Europe and the Netherlands. The delegation finished the day with a historical fact finding through the City of The Hague.
Spam, phishing, hackers and more and more advanced types of cybercrime continue to form a realistic threat to businesses. Infosecurity.nl tackles current IT security issues and is a must for every IT professional. On the 2nd and 3rd of November, the delegation visits the Infosecurity event in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht.
Along with the exhibitions Storage Expo and The Tooling Event, Infosecurity.nl offers market leaders, associations, speakers and other IT professionals the ability to share ideas, techniques, services and visions on current IT topics with a focus on the central theme ‘Data Centric World’.