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Leaders: Stay ahead in the race for post-quantum cryptography

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As part of Luxembourg Cybersecurity Week, the ABBL and Accenture are organising an event on Monday 18 October at 17:30 on cryptography in a post-quantum world. Quantum computing is advancing rapidly and, within a decade, will be able to meet challenges that a conventional computer cannot solve today. It can process much more information, much faster, and will add considerable value to various sectors. Major technology companies such as Google, Microsoft and Amazon are investing heavily in quantum supremacy. What will be the future threats to cryptography and communication? How should the banking industry prepare for and embrace post-quantum cryptography?

In this session, we will give an overview of the latest trends in cybersecurity, with a focus on quantum computing, and an insight into the impact of post-quantum cryptography on the future of payments. This session will be followed by a Q&A session and a networking cocktail for those physically present.

  • When: Monday 18 October from 17:30
  • Who: This event is aimed at CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, CISOs, DPOs and ISOs.
  • Location: Online (webex invitation) and on-site, in the premises of BGL BNP Paribas, 60 av. J.-F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg
  • Parking facilities: Free parking is available at 2 Rue Edward Steichen L-2540 Luxembourg.
  • Covid Check procedure: The CovidCheck rules will be applied, i.e. entry with a vaccination certificate, a negative PCR test or a rapid test on site.


17:30     Check-in
18:00     Welcome

  • Ananda KAUTZ, Head of Innovation, Digital Banking & Payments, ABBL
  • André MEYER, Security & Cyber Defense Lead Luxembourg, Accenture

18:15     Presentation of the Post Quantum Crypto

  • André MEYER, Security & Cyber Defense Lead Luxembourg, Accenture

18:40     How to anticipate the advent of the quantum computer

  • Oscar COVERS, Cyber Security Analyst FI-ISAC, Dutch Payments Association

19:00     Q&A & Wrap up

19:15     Networking cocktail


Please register for the webinar here.

Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email with the link to participate.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Sarah Odru.


This event is reserved in priority for ABBL members.

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October 18, 2021, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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