Breakfast seminar with NHO: How to handle IT-security in outsourcing?

  • NHO, Middelthuns gate 27, 0368 Oslo
  • 12.02.2020
  • 08:00 - 10:15

The Norwegian Business and Industry Security Council (NSR), The Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO) and the Norwegian-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce, invite to a topical and interesting breakfast seminar.

The Norwegian outsourcing market is growing. More and more services and business systems are moved to digital platforms. Norway is a small economy . To aschieve our goals on digitalization and meet the demand for IT-services, Norwegian businesses need to utilize the IT-competence in other countries. At this seminar we will discuss the risks and how companies can make sure that IT-security is properly managed when outsourcing IT-services. 

Some of the questions beeing asked are: 

  • What are the biggest threats to Norwegian companies’ IT-systems?
  • How are these affected by outsourcing?
  • Are the risks any different when using IT-specislists in other countries?
  • How to ensure satisfactory IT-security when outsourcing?

Program

Registration, coffee and waffles 08:00-08:30
Welcome by the Norwegian Business and Industry Security Council (NSR) 08:00-08:30
Presentation by representatives from the Norwegian and Ukrainian government 08:40-09:15

What has Ukraine done to be an attractive IT-desitnation and how do they handle challenges related to IT-secutrity? - Alexander Bornyakov, Vice Minister from the Ministry of Digital Transformation

What are the digital threats to Norwegian businesses and what do the goverment do? - Political advisor in the Ministry of Justice and Public Security, Christian Haugen - tbc

Panel debate: What are the risks and how to handle IT-security in outsourcing? 09:15-10:10

Panelists:

  • Alexander Bornyakov, Vice Minister in the Ministry of Digital Transformation in Ukraine
  • Christian Haugen, Political advisor in the Ministry of Justice and Public Security - tbc
  • Hanne Tangen Nilsen, CSO in Telenor, Norway's largest telecomminication company
  • Arne Mjøs, CEO in Itera, a Norwegian design and technology company with IT-office in Ukraine

Co-organizers

The Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO)
The Norwegian Business and Industry Security Council (NSR)