NECC Cyber Security Industry Day

On September 5 it´s time for Cyber Security Industry Day with the North European Cyber Security Cluster (NECC) in Karlskrona, Sweden. Event host is Blue Science Park. Welcome to network and listen to speakers in the field of cyber security!

On September 4, we welcomes all NECC-members to a internal NECC board meeting. Member of NECC and wants to know more? Contact us at 


Venue: Blekinge Institute of Technology, Valhallavägen 1, 371 41 Karlskrona.
GPS 56°10’56.6″N 15°35’25.9″E

9.00-15.30: Cyber Security Industry Day with speakers from the industry

Confirmed speakers:

  • Annicka Engblom, Member of Swedish Parliament
    Annicka has a background in the Swedish Royal Navy, before working for the Swedish Defence Radio Establishment, a civil agency and part of the Swedish Intelligence. She then worked for Blekinge Institute of Technology, before being elected Member of Swedish Parliament in 2006 as a representative for the County of Blekinge. She has, among other things, led a commission on Research and Innovation, been a Member in the Committee on Defence including Cybersecurity, and a member of the Nordic Council, where she handles issues concerning Defence and Cyber Security Cooperation. She is at present Member of the Committee on Constitution, and Deputy Member of the Committee on Defence
  • Heidi Lund, Senior Adviser, National Board of Trade
    Author of the report The Cyber Effect – The implications of IT security regulation on international trade.
  • Martin Jartelius, CSO, Outpost24

The program is continously updated.


Nearest train station is Bergåsa, a 10 minute walk from the venues (or Karlskrona C, which is a 10 minute walk from the hotels). Train from Copenhagen to Bergås is every hour, and takes around 3 hours. Tickets:

Takes around 3 hours from Copenhagen, via the bridge:

Air travel
Nearest airport is Ronneby (RNB), about 25 minutes from the venues by taxi. There are two airlines going from/to Stockholm (FlygBra from Bromma BMA, and SAS from Arlanda ARN).

Flights e.g.
Vilnius-RNB (via ARN) Wed 7.00-9.10, return Thu 16.20-21.30
Riga-RNB (via ARN) Tue 18.30-22.35, return Thu 16.20-21.50
Tallin-RNB (via ARN) Tue 21.00-22.35, return Thu 16.20-20.30
Helsinki-RNB (via ARN) Wed 6.05-9.10, return Thu 16.20-20.25. Alternatively via BMA 06.15-09.25
Oslo-RNB (via ARN) Wed 6.05-9.10, return Thu 16.20-19.20

Ferry e.g.
Klaipeda-Karlshamn 21.00-09.00, return 19.00-09.00 (Around 45 minutes from the venues by taxi)



Scandic Karlskrona
Clarion Karlskrona
Hotel Conrad
First Hotel JA

All hotels are in the city center, 10 minutes by taxi to the venues


The North European Cybersecurity Cluster (NECC) promotes information security and cybersecurity-related cooperation and collaboration in the Northern European region in order to enhance integration into the European Digital Single Market.

The NECC has created a trusted competence network with various tested collaboration models among companies, academia, public sector and end-users. The cluster-type collaboration model is beneficial for all participating stakeholders and supports the EU’s contractual Public Private Partnership (cPPP).
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Members of NECC are:
Blue Science Park
Center for Defence, Space & Security (CenSec)
Estonian Information Security Association (EISA)
Finnish Information Security Cluster (FISC)
IT Security Association Germany (TeleTrust)
Latvian Information and communications technology association (LIKTA)
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Please note: Participation at Cyber Security Industry Day is free, however we will charge a fee of SEK 500 in case of no-show.