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EN SME workshop at Europe's largest expo for IT security: it-sa in Nuremberg

In cooperation with the European DIGITAL SME Alliance, invites SMEs to a two-day event at it-sa, one of the most important cybersecurity events worldwide.

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9 October 2019 - 10 October 2019
Nuremberg , Germany
On the 9th-10th of October, ( together with the European DIGITAL SME Alliance ( invites SMEs to participate in its SME workshop at the it-sa expo (

In cooperation with the European DIGITAL SME Alliance, invites SMEs to a two-day event at it-sa, one of the most important cybersecurity events worldwide.
The event is composed of:

1) business match-making and customised tour in the it-SA on the 9th of October and
2) SME workshop on the 10th of October.

In addition, the organisers will facilitate tailor-made activities for the registered SMEs which will allow SMEs to keep updated with the newest trends & innovation in the IT security sector and will present a unique opportunity for business exchanges, networking.

What will SMEs get?

- Meet future business partners and clients & develop their European network
- Match-making and business speed dating
- On-site support by DIGITAL SME & BITMi
- Updates on the latest trends and innovation in IT security
- Opportunities for informal exchanges & social programme
- International Forum: presentation of and other European cybersecurity initiatives benefiting SMEs


Participation is free of charge for SMEs registered in

Registered SMEs will also be provided free entrance to it-sa expo.

Price for the non-registered SMEs: 299 euro.

Travel expenses and hotels are not covered.


If you would like to participate in the workshop, please register here:

If you are not a member of yet, complete your free registration here:

Detailed programme:

Although it is organised as a two-day event (with voluntary social dinner on the 8th of October), attendants can chose to participate only one of the days.

8th of October (for those companies that arrive a day in advance – participation is voluntary)

18.00 Informal welcome gathering (Biergarten)

9th of October SME workshop

08.30 – 09.00 Welcome & Meetup at Bavarian IT Security & Safety Cluster stand (tbc)

09.00 – 09.30 Exhibition presentation from organisers - Bavarian IT Security Cluster (tbc)

10.00 – 12.30 Delegation walking tour & meet the exhibitors

12.30 – 13.15 Voluntary participation at panel discussion: "it-sa insights: IT security for digital Business models" (only in German)

– Participation of DIGITAL SME President Dr. Oliver Grün

– OR - Free time for lunch

13.15 – 13.45 Meet & greet with CEO and Founder of Grün Software, Dr. Oliver Grün (tbc)

13.45 – 14.45 Free time for lunch or visit to the exhibition

15.00 – 17.30 Match-making session

From 18.00 Networking event hosted by the Bavarian IT Security Cluster

10th of October

09.00 – 12.00 International Forum (English)

13.20 – 14.00 panel with DIGITAL SME Secretary General Sebastiano Toffaletti

From 14.00 Free visit of the it-sa exhibition show & end of the programme

More information:

Any questions? Please send an email to DIGITAL SME at


cybersecurity, SMEs, training, privacy, matchmaking, business

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