France - Senior figures from the public and private sectors, including finance,
telecommunications and information security will be taking part in a high level
dialogue on countering cyber and financial crime organized by INTERPOL.
the recent global ransomware attacks, the two-day (12 and 13 July) meeting in
Lyon, France will provide a forum for an exchange of information and ideas on
preventing cyber-enabled financial crimes and social engineering frauds to
enhance virtual security.
working groups will enable participants to hold in-depth discussions and direct
exchanges focusing on cooperation between law enforcement and the financial,
and Internet and telecom sectors.
addition to the opening addresses by INTERPOL President Meng Hongwei and
Secretary General Jürgen Stock, the plenary sessions featuring senior officials
from the US Department of Justice, IBM, Team Cymru, Alibaba, UBS, Security Brokers
and Ant Financial Services will also be open to the media.
interviews with participants may also be arranged upon request.