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Speakers Announced for Brussels Cyber Resilience Summit in June

Needham, MA – May 9, 2017 – The Consortium for Information & Software Quality™ (CISQ™), today announced it will host the Cyber Resilience Summit on 6 June 2017 at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Brussels, Belgium. Click here for the full agenda. Admission is complimentary but registration is required.

The Summit will feature American and European CIOs and IT policy makers who will discuss how to measure and manage software risk, security and technical debt. Featured speakers are:

  • Professor Georges Ataya, Belgian Cybersecurity Coalition
  • Paul Bentz, CISQ Director of Government and Industry Programs; former CIO at Paribas and Allianz
  • Erik Beulen, Principal, The Boston Consulting Group
  • Antonio ConteEuropean Commission, DG Enterprise and Industry (invited)
  • Paul Cornelisse, Director, METRI Group
  • Dr. Bill Curtis, Executive Director, CISQ
  • Nicolas Fleuret, Partner, Deloitte France
  • Dr. J. Michael Gilmore, former Director of Operational Test and Evaluation with the U.S. Department of Defense, now at RAND
  • Jean-François Legendre, Development Manager, AFNOR
  • Constant Kohler, Programme Manager, Industry & Infrastructure, CEN and CENELEC
  • Dr. Richard Soley, Chairman and CEO, Object Management Group
  • Toine van Eeden, CIO, NCOI

Learn more how CISQ members are addressing cyber resilience issues in software-intensive systems at


About CISQ
The Consortium for Information & Software Quality™ (CISQ™) is an IT industry leadership group comprised of IT executives from the Global 2000, system integrators, outsourced service providers, and software technology vendors committed to introduce a computable metrics standard for measuring software quality and size. Founded by the Object Management Group (OMG) and the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon, CISQ is a neutral, open forum in which customers and suppliers of IT application software can develop an industry-wide agenda of actions for improving IT application quality and reduce cost and risk. CISQ is sponsored by Accenture, Atos, CAST, Huawei, and WIPRO.

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