EU CyberNet Stakeholder Community Day 2022

EU CyberNet Stakeholder Community Day focuses on expanding EU’s cyber expertise through strengthening collaboration and brings together various partners from all EU Member States under one roof to provide them a unique platform for discussing external cyber capacity building issues and build a true community.


09:00 – 09:30 Registration and welcome coffee

09:30 – 09:40 Opening remarks

  • Representative of EEAS
  • Ondrej Vosatka, FPI

09:40 – 09:50 EU CyberNet overview

Updates on the progress and services of EU CyberNet.

  • Erkki Leego, EU CyberNet

09:50 – 10:50 Bridging cyber diplomacy and capacity building

Discussion on bridging connections between cyber diplomacy and wider capacity building and how to better integrate and mainstream cyber diplomacy into existing and upcoming projects.

  • Patryk Pawlak, EU Cyber Direct
  • Jakub Otčenášek, Permanent Representation of Czechia to the EU

10:50 – 11:10 Coffee break

11:10 – 12:00 EU’s policy updates and programming in CCB

Setting the scene on international cyber policy by the EEAS and Commission services’ overview on CCB programming.

  • Representative of EEAS
  • Allan Jones, DG NEAR
  • Tomasz Husak, DG INTPA
  • Ondrej Vosatka, FPI

12:00 – 12:45 Lunch

12:45 – 13:15 CCB actions mapping

EU CyberNet will give an overview of the CCB mapping conducted among EU-funded projects and Member States.

  • Kristo Põllu, EU CyberNet

13:15 – 14:00 Global trends

Conversation on CCB global trends, setting the scene for regional discussions.

  • Nayia Barmpaliou, EUISS

14:00 – 14:20 Coffee break

14:20 – 15:20 Regional discussions

Discussions in regional groups with lessons learned and good practice sharing.

  • Africa
  • Eastern Partnership & Western Balkan
  • Indo-Pacific
  • Latin America and Caribbean

15:20 – 15:50 Regional discussion conclusions

Highlights and observations from the group discussions.

15:50 – Networking reception


The event is invitation-only.