Online crime is now just as common and obvious as in the offline world: Ddos attacks, theft of personal data, phishing… and so on. But in our connected society, the stakes are often very high when computer systems fail. Online security is getting smarter, more efficient, and more robust every day. On the other hand, cybercriminals are also getting better and better. The big question is: who will win this race?

Host Rudy van Beurden has invited three guests who are experts in the field of online security: Elisa Costante, Vice President of Research Forescout Technologies Inc., John Koot, Alliance Director OrangeNXT and Luca Allodi, Assistant Professor  Eindhoven University of Technology.

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In Building the Future, various experts discuss how they see the future. They will talk about the latest innovations, explore the social debate and try to create a picture of the future. Because no matter what we think, fact is that the world is changing. Therefore collaboration is essential for innovation.

The unique thing about the podcasts is that the experts all come from within Kadans’ ecosystem. This makes the podcast not only a platform for Kadans partners to share their knowledge, but also a perfect illustration of how the ecosystem works: knowledge sharing, innovation and collaboration between different parties from industry, government and science.

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