Understanding the Impact of the New EU Cyber Resilience Act

Global IoT Day Roundtable – 17. April 2023

To celebrate Global IoT Day, we organized an online roundtable on “Compliance and Beyond: Understanding the Impact of the new EU Cyber Resilience Act” with the participation of the European Commission, NIST, leading SDOs, and industry.

You can download the presentations by clicking on the title in the Agenda below:


Time (CET) Session 1: Speaker Title
14:00 – 14:05 Welcome and Opening Remarks Martin Schneider, Head of Testing, Fraunhofer FOKUS
14:05 – 14:20 European Commission DG CONNECT Raluca Stefanuc, Policy Officer and Team Leader for the CRA Team Keynote: The Cyber Resilience Act – The (in)valuable role of cybersecurity
14:20 – 14:35 NIST Katerina Megas, Cybersecurity for IoT Program Manager Keynote: The Path Ahead to Improve IoT Cybersecurity in the U.S.
14:35 – 14:45 Eurosmart Gisela Meister, Senior Security Consultant The EU CRA – Chances  and challenges to interplay with other  EU regulations  and relation to  existing  industry standards  
14:45 – 14:55 Eclipse Foundation Gaël Blondelle, Chief Membership Officer The risks and opportunities of the CRA for the open source ecosystem
14:55 – 15:05 BEUC – The European Consumer Organisation Cláudio Teixeira, Legal Officer Cyber Resilience Act: protecting European consumers in the world of connected devices
15:05 – 15:15 Eviden, an Atos business Florent Chabaud, Chief Product Security Officer Cyber Resilience Act – Stay tuned, IoT vendors!
15:15 – 15:35 Panel discussion
15:35 – 15:45 Coffee break
Session 2
15:45 – 15:55 Arthur’s Legal, Strategies & Systems and TÜVIT Arthur van der Wees, Managing Director & Founder, Arthur’s Legal, and Digital Sovereignty Taskforce Leader & Cybersecurity Taskforce Co-Lead of the EU Alliance for Industrial Data, Cloud & Edge

Jacques Kruse Brandao, Global Head of Advocacy, TÜV Informationstechnik

CRA & Mitigating Cyber Threats: Where to Start?
15:55 – 16:05 ECSO Roland Atoui, Managing Director, RED ALERT LABS & co-chair of WG1, ECSO Building Trust in the IoT Ecosystem: The Role of the CRA
16:05 – 16:15 Deutsche Telekom Bernd Jäger, Practice Lead Industrial & IoT Security Time to break the faulty control loop!
16:15 – 16:25 EY Mihaly Zala, Head of Technology Consulting and Cybersecurity, Ernst & Young Consulting EY eXtreme hacking methodology
16:25 – 16:35 Airbus Dr. Daniel Pereira, Cybersecurity Architect, Cyber Programmes Security Aeronautical Standards: Towards cyber resilience
16:35 – 16:50 Panel discussion
16:50 Closing