Joan Figueras

President | ISACA Chapter Barcelona Spain
Joan Figueras


Panel Discussion | Hacking Village

Attracting and Retaining Talent in the Cybersecurity Market

Angela Lalatta
Angela Lalatta DCA Head of the DCA Cybersecurity Community Moderator/Presenter
César López
César López Good Job Foundation President Speaker
Joan Figueras
Joan Figueras ISACA Chapter Barcelona President Speaker
Marina Jiménez
Marina Jiménez Ackcent Cybersecurity Talent Manager Speaker
Manel Medina
Manel Medina UPC School Director of the Master, Cybersecurity Management Speaker
Tomàs Moré
Tomàs Moré Cybersecurity Agency of Catalonia RSI - Cybersecurity Culture Service. Cybersecurity Innovation and Competence Center Speaker

01-02-2023 12:05 01-02-2023 12:45 Europe/Madrid Attracting and Retaining Talent in the Cybersecurity Market

One of the main challenges in the cyber security sector is the recruitment and retention of technological talent. The objective of the conference ""Attracting and Retaining Talent in the Cybersecurity Market"", organized by the DCA-Cyberseguretat, is twofold. On the one hand, the main problems in the recruitment, hiring and retention of talent in cyber security companies will be discussed. On the other hand, successful strategies implemented for organizations with different roles within the talent recruitment and retention process, especially younger talent, will be revealed: - Fundación Good Job: As a foundation that encourages training and job search. - ISACA Chapter Barcelona: As a training and certification center in cyber security. - Ackcent Cybersecurity: As a final company. - UPC: As a university. - Cybersecurity Agency of Catalonia: As a service to citizens and a strategy for Catalonia. The activity is aimed at all organizations interested in the creation and retention of talent, who will be able to learn first-hand Hacking Village

Wed 1 12:05h - 12:45h Hacking Village

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