Director, Swiss Cybersecurity Advisory and Research Group
Solange Ghernaouti is an internationally recognized expert on ICT Risk management, cybersecurity, cyberdefence and cybercrime related issues. She is an active independent security advisor, an influential analyst and a regular media commentator. She is also a professor at the University of Lausanne, where she founded the Swiss Cybersecurity Advisory and Research Group, which deals with the socio-economic, managerial, legal, and technological dimensions of information and communication technology security. Previously she worked as a network architect, an ISO standardisation expert, and a marketing product manager for international IT companies in France. Ghernaouti has been recognised by the Swiss press as one of the outstanding women in professional and academic circles. She has authored more than 300 publications and almost thirty books on ICT and security issues.