This course will provide participants with the fundamental knowledge of cyber risks and resilience in the financial sector. The modules of the course will first discuss today’s cyber threat landscape, then delve into the developments in cyber resilience strategies and cyber risk management, and finally focus on the evolving areas of private-public partnerships and the role of FinTech in tackling cyber threat.
Course participants will engage in interactive discussions with instructors on topics ranging from cyber testing, systemic risks posed by interconnectedness in the financial sector, as well as the impact of innovative technologies in the context of fast changing cyber threats. Moreover, participants will take part in practical activities conducted in small groups under the supervision of course instructors and aimed at fostering and implementing their knowledge through the work on case studies.
Cyber threat landscape in Europe and globally
Developing and implementing cyber resilience strategies in the financial sector
Technical training on cyber risk management and international cybersecurity frameworks
Cyber testing: Threat intelligence based ethical red-teaming
Florence airport is located 8 km from the city centre, approximately 30 minutes by taxi or bus. Taxis can be found outside the arrivals terminal; no reservation is needed. A taxi ride from the airport costs about €20 and takes approximately 25/30 minutes.
A tramway (line T2) connects the airport to the city centre. Trains leave from the airport terminal and take 20 minutes to the main railway station. One-way tickets can be bought from vending machines for €1.50.
Bus tickets are sold outside the railway station, at Autolinee Toscane ticket kiosks and vending machines, tobacconists (tabacchi), newspaper kiosks (edicole), and most cafes (bar). They must be bought before boarding and stamped using the machine on the bus. A ticket costs €1.50 and it is valid for 90 minutes. Bus tickets can be purchased also on board (€ 2.50), but the driver is not obliged to give change.
From the A1 Milano-Napoli (Autostrada del Sole), take the Firenze Sud exit and follow directions to the city centre/Stadio. Follow the directions to the stadium (Stadio), then for Fiesole. San Domenico is on the main road to Fiesole.
The EUI has several free parking areas available all over the Campus.
Early bird fees* apply until 28 March 2022 – Registration deadline 30 May 2022 06 June 2022
Early bird € 1575 (Standard fee: € 1750) – Public Authorities (e.g. National Competent Authorities, Central Banks) and European Institutions
€ 950 (No early bird) –Full-Time Professors, PhD Students, Research Associates
Please submit a certificate attesting your status of Professor, PhD Student or Research Associate to email@example.com before registering. FBF secretariat will provide you with a code to register. *Seats for academics are limited.
* Please note that to qualify for early bird rates, registration and payment must be processed by the deadline of the early bird.
Please note that the payment must be settled one week before the start of the course.
The fee includes tuition, access to all course materials and pedagogic activities, coffee and lunch breaks and social activities. It does not include travel and accommodation expenses or other local transportation costs (taxis, private cars).
Limited seats per institution
A certificate of attendance will be provided to all participants after the course.
In case you can no longer attend the course, you are required to inform the organisers by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to free a seat for participants in the waiting list.
In case of frequent cancellations, FBF reserves the right not to accept further registrations from the same person.