The competition – Lighting Talk on Cybersecurity


Are you interested in the security of new technologies?
English is not a problem for you?
Want to meet recognized scientists and security professionals?


The Poznan branch of the Polish Academy of Sciences together with Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center, organizers of the international conference on cybersecurity (7-8 November 2017, Polish Optical Internet Research Center in Poznan) announce a competition for students for a “Lightning Talk” on Cybersecurity of new ICT technologies. The speech will take place in English, during a special session organized on 8 November. Duration of the speech – up to 5 minutes + 3 minutes of discussion.

Please send your entries by September 30, 2017 to
with the
e-mail subject:
“Euro-CASE 2017 – Speech Contest”.

Please send the following information:

  • Your details: name (and nickname, if you already have it ;), year, University, course of studies;
  • Suggested presentation theme with a brief description (up to 100 words in English);
  • Why your presentation should be chosen? (maximum 50 words in English);
  • Contact information (if different from sender’s email address).

The winning presentations will be chosen taking into consideration the relevance of the theme to the conference’s key thematic areas (especially the security of new ICT technologies) and the quality of reasoning. Organizers will choose from all submitted proposals by October 13, 2017. Authors of all selected speeches (about 8-10) will be given the opportunity to participate in the entire Euro-CASE 2017 conference. During the conference Organizers will evaluate the individual speeches – the best speakers will be rewarded.

For the best authors, we expect:

  • Attractive material awards
  • Possibility of internship in the ICT PSNC Security Department
  • Diplomas of Euro-CASE recognition

Will you start your career at Euro-CASE 2017?