Third Edition
April 16, 2024 | Bucharest, Romania



International Conference on Cyber Diplomacy

This high-level event is designed as a unique forum for leaders, decision-makers and managers from both private and public sector, as well as security experts and innovators with an interest and expertise in cyber diplomacy. Sharing knowledge and promoting the best practices is the key to moving forward in a field that needs to be continuously connected to the latest changes and trends, and whose importance is being reiterated, daily, by current events and long-term tendencies.

The conference is a high-level forum for discussions covering current state and trends of global digitalization, as well as existing risks and challenges in cyberspace, with the goal of facilitating regional and international cooperation through cyber diplomacy and multistakeholder participation.

Our conference highlights the benefits to be gained by aggregating expertise from multiple domains, creating synergies, and encouraging cooperation and capacity building.

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The International Conference on Cyber Diplomacy represents a high-level platform for dialogue and covers the trends of global digitalization, the impact of emerging technologies, as well as the evolving threat landscape in cyberspace to promote regional and international collaboration via cyber diplomacy and a multistakeholder paradigm.

We firmly believe that, together, we can build trust, security and better shape the future through cyber diplomacy.

Conference Date

April 16, 2024

Conference Venue

Palace of Parliament
Bucharest, Romania


Meet Our Speakers

Nicolae Ionel CIUCĂ

President, Senate of Romania


President, Chamber of Deputies

Adrian Victor VEVERA

General Director, National Institute for Research & Development in Informatics – ICI Bucharest

Mihai Alexandru GHIGIU

Head of the Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Romania

Bogdan-Marius CHIRIŢOIU

President, Competition Council

Ilgar Ali Oghlu MUSAYEV

Head of Service, State Service of Special Communication and Information Security, Republic of Azerbaijan


Vice-President for Global Engagement and Information Technology at Keio University

Lilian CARP

Chairman, National Security, Defense and Public Order Commission, Parliament of the Republic of Moldova

Carmen Elena CÎRNU

Scientific Director, National Institute for Research & Development in Informatics – ICI Bucharest

Christopher PAINTER

President, Global Forum on Cyber Expertise

Florin Marian SPĂTARU

State Counsellor, The Chancellery of the Prime Minister


Chairman of the Fiscal Council

Constantinos HADJISAVVAS

Project Officer Energy, Research, Technology & Innovation Directorate, European Defence Agency

Victor PONTA

Former Prime-Minister

Iulian CHIFU

President, Center for Conflict Prevention and Early Warning


Dean, Faculty of Information and Communication, The Stuttgart Media University

Cristian SPORIŞ

President AmCham Romania, Vice-president Board of Directors Raiffeisen Bank Romania


Chairman, Critical Infrastructure Protection Association

Conference Topics

  • International Consensus on Emerging Technologies: Addressing the Growing Need for a Common Agenda
  • Bridging Borders: Regional Diplomatic Initiatives in Cybersecurity and Technology
  • On the Brink: Anticipating New Frontiers of Cyber Threats and Disinformation
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