X-SPIErience Days 2024 – SPIE is organising two events dedicated to cybersecurity in Switzerland

Published on 25 April 2024

Bern, 25 April 2024 – SPIE Switzerland, a subsidiary of the SPIE Group, the independent European leader in multi-technical services in the areas of energy and communications, has announced the organisation of the X-SPIErience Days 2024. Designed for decision makers, technology experts and security professionals interested in learning about the latest advances and solutions in digital security and AI, these events will take place in Lenzburg on 29 May and in Yverdon-les-Bains on 6 June.

During these two half-days, X-SPIErience Days participants will be able to attend a series of conferences starting at 13:30 and covering major topics such as governance, AI, crisis management and operational systems security. Presentations by renowned experts, such as Mauro Vignati, advisor on new digital technologies of warfare at the International Committee of the Red Cross, and Florian Schütz, Director of the Federal Office for Cybersecurity, will bring expertise to the conversations. Fortinet will partner these events as well as having a speaker take part.

SPIE ICS AG, the Swiss digital services subsidiary of SPIE and organiser of these events, provides comprehensive cybersecurity services. In a world in which digital security is becoming increasingly crucial, SPIE ICS AG has recently strengthened its cybersecurity services with significant innovations, responding to the growing demands of complex IT and OT[1] environments. It is thus helping to provide better protection for its customers' critical infrastructures.

Pierre Savoy, Managing Director of SPIE Switzerland, said: "Digital threats are rapidly becoming more complex and it is vital to take a proactive approach to cybersecurity and AI innovation. The X-SPIErience Days reflect our commitment to providing state-of-the-art solutions to our customers and demonstrate the significant development of our dedicated cybersecurity services."

Both events will take place from 13:30 to 19:00 and will offer both strategic sessions for corporate decision makers and technical sessions for cybersecurity specialists.


[1] Operational Technology (OT): hardware and software for monitoring industrial machines and processes in all sectors.