Robert Dobson

Vice President, Technology Partners | Device Authority Reading, United Kingdom
Robert Dobson


Rob is Vice President of Technology Partners at Device Authority and has over 30 years of experience across cybersecurity, Internet Of Things, SaaS, Semiconductors and Software engineering. He has worked on many complex Cyber security projects in the areas of Transport/Automotive, Industrial & Smart Factory and Health Care (IoMT). Rob engages key partners across the IoT & Cybersecurity Ecosystems, where he architects, markets and brings compelli


Parallel Session | Cybersecurity Congress

The Challenges and Considerations of Preparing IoT for PQ

Robert Hann
Robert Hann Entrust VP Sales Global Speaker
Robert Dobson
Robert Dobson Device Authority Vice President, Technology Partners Speaker

01-02-2023 15:00 01-02-2023 15:30 Europe/Madrid The Challenges and Considerations of Preparing IoT for PQ

When it comes to improving cybersecurity, IoT has been of particular focus with mandates and regulations popping up at federal, state, and industry levels. If those weren’t challenging enough to navigate, there’s also the inevitable threat of post quantum. When a quantum computer is realized that can break traditional cryptography in use today, organizations need to be ready – and that preparation will take several years. Join this session to hear about some of the challenges that have arisen with IoT regulations, IoT security, and the impact post quantum will have in this place.

Cybersecurity Congress room
Wed 1 15:00h - 15:30h 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