Jelle Wieringa

Security Awareness Advocate | Knowbe4 Heteren, Netherlands
Jelle Wieringa


Jelle Wieringa has over 20 years of experience in business development, sales, management and marketing. In his current role as Security Awareness Advocate for EMEA for KnowBe4, he helps organizations of all sizes understand why more emphasis is needed on the human factor, and how to manage the ongoing problem of social engineering.


Parallel Session | Cybersecurity Congress

Security Culture: making cybersecurity an active part of your organization

Jelle Wieringa
Jelle Wieringa Knowbe4 Security Awareness Advocate Speaker

31-01-2023 14:00 31-01-2023 14:30 Europe/Madrid Security Culture: making cybersecurity an active part of your organization

Having a successful security posture is more easily said than done. It takes a well-designed strategy for a host of multi-faceted parameters to come together to truly bring security to an organization. Security Culture, being the ideas, customs, and social behaviors of an organization that influence security, is a powerful tool to help nurture and sustain that which keeps your organization safe. In this session, we'll hear from industry expert Jelle Wieringa about how to use security culture to your advantage. Based on statistics from academic research, combined with real-world experience, you'll hear everything you need to know to better understand what it can bring you and your organization. In this session you will learn: •What defines a Security Culture; •How can you measure and better understand your existing security culture; •What are proven and practical ways to grow your security culture?

Cybersecurity Congress room
Tue 31 14:00h - 14:30h Cybersecurity Congress room

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory