5 conferences and events on cybersecurity you should not miss in 2020

5 conferences and events on cybersecurity you should not miss in 2020

5 conferences events cybersecurity 2020
Posted by Wimi Staff, on Monday 2 December 2019, updated on Tuesday 29 November 2022

In today’s society, almost all the companies around the world are connected to the internet. Most of them use online software and their data is generally stored in the cloud, within easy reach of cybercriminals. For many years, cyberattacks have continued to increase in frequency and millions of data is stolen, ruining the reputation of thousands of companies around the world.

Without the confidence of your clients, your company is heading for disaster. Given the severity of the issue, cybersecurity should be your priority. Do you want to train your employees and yourself in cybersecurity? Do you want to keep up with the latest trends in IT security and discover the best solutions to protect your data and meet experts in cybersecurity as well as people who are facing the same issues as you? Do not miss these 5 events dedicated to cybersecurity in 2020.

SANS Paris

From the 2nd – 7th December 2019 in Paris

The SANS Institute (SysAdmin, Audit, Network, Security) is an organisation dedicated to the education and collaborative research of data security systems. The event also provides training as well as certifications on data security. This is a worldwide standard for professionals in the sector.

SANS regularly organises cybersecurity training sessions in cities around the world, in order to allow participants to acquire the necessary skills and competences to defend their companies against cyberthreats and to prevent future attacks. The point of SANS is to be able to use your new skills when you return to work.

Here are the 4 next training sessions planned for France in 2020:

  • SANS Paris from the 9th – 14th March 2020
  • SANS Lille from 16th – 21st March 2020
  • SANS Nantes from 16th – 21st March 2020
  • SANS Lyon from 23rd – 28th March 2020

International Forum of Cybersecurity

28th,29th et 30th of January 2020 in Lille

A globally recognised landmark event for cybersecurity and data protection in Europe, the International Cybersecurity Forum (FIC) is a place to meet with experts.

Launched in 2018, the event is both a forum to encourage discussion about cybersecurity in Europe and a trade fair where providers and customers of cybersecurity solutions can meet each other. In 2019, FIC attracted 400 exhibitors and almost 10,000 visitors.

At FIC, you can take part in conferences, discussions, technical demonstrations, meet experts in cybersecurity and participate in challenges as well as take part in a master class to find solutions adapted to your needs.

Cloud and Cybersecurity Exhibition 2020

From the 11th – 12th March 2020 in London

Immerse yourself in the world of digital protection at one of the world’s leading industry events. The Cloud and Cybersecurity Expo 2020 will give you the key to stay secure in the constantly changing and hostile world of data.

Come and meet more than 500 exhibitors, more than 700 cybersecurity and cloud experts, and more than 20,000 visitors. The CCSE 2020 brings together thousands of information systems and digital security professionals, visionaries and leading global providers to create a programme to transform data security.

If you would prefer to attend this event in France, come to Porte de Versailles in Paris on the 27th and 28th November 2019 for the largest exhibition of cloud experts. Cloud Expo Europe Paris addresses cloud and cybersecurity issues and presents the opportunities and latest innovations in the field. This exhibition brings together 250 speakers, 230 exhibitors and 6000 visitors, the ideal occasion to meet specialists and main players in the industry and to benefit from their advice.

Infosecurity Europe

2nd, 3rd and 4th June 2020 in London

“We bring together companies, technology and the internet so as to discuss and discover together how to protect companies and individuals”.

Infosecurity Europe is one of the most important events for cybersecurity in Europe. More than 400 exhibitors are present, including the world’s leading providers of information security solutions such as Symantec, Microsoft, Cisco, Thales, Cofense, Nuvais, Fortinet, etc.

This annual event will allow you to meet and exchange with professionals in the sector, to gain an understanding on the latest trends and innovations in cybersecurity, and to discover the newest solutions and to expand your knowledge through the different conferences and discussions.

Infosecurity Europe is organised by Infosecurity Group, a company that has been specialising in data security for 23 years. The company is also the founder of Infosecurity Magazine.

Hack in Paris

From the 15th -19th June 2020

Hack in Paris is an event that discusses data piracy techniques with a professional approach based on training and information. This event is aimed at professionals who are equally interested in data security. It offers a varied programme that covers advanced computer security, industrial espionage, breach testing, malware analysis techniques and measures to protect yourself.

Organised by Sysdream (the security division of HubOne group) this event is entirely in English and is organised as follows:

  • From 15th-17th June: three days of training provided by data security managers and technical experts
  • From 18th-19th June: two days of talks and workshop activities presented by international speakers and technical experts


Do not miss these must-see events on cybersecurity and the threats faced by your company. To find out more about the next trade events, forums or conferences on this subject in France and around the world, go to

As the security, the confidentiality and the sovereignty of your data is essential, choose Wimi Armoured. The highly secure French platform guarantees the protection and the security of your data, thanks to end-to-end encryption and multi-factor identification.

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