Strengthening Rail’s Cyber Defences in an evolving digital world

25 June 2024


Join this webinar to hear from leading cyber security experts from across the rail industry as they discuss the challenges and opportunities of further digitalisation in rail.

Cyber Security webinarAs the world, not just rail, becomes more digital and reliant on the safety and security of their online assets and digital systems, cyber security becomes an ever more prominent subject. As software evolves, so do the ways of protecting them and the experts on this panel are at the forefront of cyber security specially designed for transport systems and in-particular, rail.


Key Learnings:

  • Ask our Cyber Security expert speakers from across the industry questions and benefit from their knowledge and ideas
  • Explore new methods to address potential cyber security issues in rail systems and improve awareness
  • Understand how the industry is adapting to the latest software and technologies available and what challenges or opportunities these present.

If you are involved in cybersecurity, then this is a must-attend webinar. We look forward to meeting old and new industry colleagues on 25th June 2024.


Dimitri van Zantvliet, Cybersecurity Director at CISO Dutch Railways

Dimitri headshotDimitri van Zantvliet is the Cybersecurity Director and CISO of Dutch Railways (Nederlandse Spoorwegen). He’s also Co-Chair to the Dutch and European Rail ISACS and European Railway CISO Forum, a cyber columnist/author and a regular speaker at international conferences, chair of the board of Dutch CISO Foundation and member of the supervisory board of the Dutch Anti Online Child Abuse foundation OffLimits. Passionate about technology, innovation, cybersecurity and data privacy, Dimitri’s experience spans three decades and includes leadership positions at multinationals (local) government, consultancies and critical infrastructures. Dimitri holds an international master’s degree in business administration and cyber certificates such as CISSP, CRISC, CISA, CISM, CDPSE, CIPP/E, CIPM and FIP.


Eddy Thesee, VP Cyber-Security at Alstom Transport SA

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Joel Waugh, VP Cybersecurity & Chief Information Security Officer at Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)


Is the webinar free?
Yes – there is no charge to watch the webinar, either live or on-demand.

When will the webinar take place?
The webinar will be taking place on 25 June 2024 at 13:30 (UK TIME)

Can I watch the webinar later?
The webinar will be available to watch on-demand shortly after the live broadcast takes place.

What are the benefits of attending live?
During the live webinar, you will be able to pose questions to the speakers, which will then be answered during the live Q&A session at the end of the webinar.

How long will the webinar be?
The live webinar will last for up to one hour.

Who will be moderating?
Elizabeth Jordan, Editor, Global Railway Review.

What do I need to watch this webinar?
All you need is a computer with an internet connection. It is advised to use headphones where possible for your own comfort.