Veranstaltet von: IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency
Vienna International Center
Background and Objective
The IAEA will convene an international conference during the week of 19 to 23 June 2023 to provide Member States with a forum to discuss the evolving nature of computer security in the nuclear field, including the mitigation capabilities and related tools, as the vulnerability to the theft and/or manipulation of sensitive information and computer systems to cyber-attacks is widely recognized.
The conference will provide a place for competent authorities, operators, system and security integrators and vendors, and other relevant entities engaged in computer security activities related to nuclear security or safety to exchange information and foster international cooperation in computer security as an integral element of nuclear security and safety through:
Consistent with the objectives, the overall themes for the conference will be:
The conference will contribute to raise awareness of the threat of cyber-attacks, and of their potential impact on nuclear security and safety, and on mitigation techniques to protect computer-based systems and facilities. It will foster international cooperation as well as bring together experts and policy-makers to promote the exchange of information and experiences in protecting against cyber-attacks. Furthermore, it will help to improve and guide future IAEA activities in the area of information and computer security consistent with the Nuclear Security Plan 2022–2025.