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Expertise Opinion Column

January 5, 2021

By Yuri Bobbert

Get the biggest bang for your security buck

Digital & IT

Over the last seven years, our role as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) has drastically changed. According to our Microsoft Outlook Analytics client, more than fifty percent of our mail is spam from cyber security suppliers, trying to grab our attention by selling fear,

Opinion Column

December 8, 2020

By Yuri Bobbert

Is Digital Security a market for lemons?

Digital & IT

Although information security has a long history, it wasn’t really top of mind of senior management, Board or other employees until late 2010. A “security professional” became a real job and market demand has grown ever since. Awareness about security risks increased significantly. The

Interview

November 16, 2020

By Antwerp Management School

The challenges of Young ICT Lady of the Year - Julie Scherpenseel

Digital & IT

Julie Scherpenseel was voted Young ICT Lady of the Year 2020 at She Goes ICT. This DataNews event rewards women who have distinguished themselves in the field of ICT. Although the event is already in its 13th edition, there is still an urgent need for positive role models, as the

Opinion Column

November 3, 2020

By Yuri Bobbert

Which of these 4 CISO archetypes do you deserve?

Digital & IT

Why is it that CISOs have such a low retention in firms and leave after 1-2 years? Is this because recruiters and HR professionals find it hard to discover what is actually needed and “copy paste” function profiles with the exact same requirements, rather than looking at the real need in

Opinion Research

August 21, 2020

By Yuri Bobbert

Digital risks to business, what do they cost?

Digital & IT

Analyzing Business Information Security for a data breach use case In a digital business world that is highly distributed via an eco-system, ensuring your digital assurance becomes vital. Everything needs to continuously work and Confidentially, Integrity and Auditability have to be

Opinion Research

July 15, 2020

By Yves Vanderbeken

Going shopping for citizen services with your government platform app?

Digital & IT

As a student of the Executive Master in IT Governance and Assurance (aka MITGA), I graduated in June 2020 with a subject that matters to us all: how to find and select the right citizen services from the government to help us? And more importantly, how can governments apply digital

June 22, 2020

By Antwerp Management School

"Strategy, digital transformation and leadership: all pieces now fit."

Digital & IT Human Resources Strategy & Innovation

Sofie testifies about her participation in the Master Class Business Strategy: A unique combination of science, individual coaching, in-depth insights and practice Sofie Brys has been working at KBC Bank & Insurance for many years now, and she has had plenty of opportunities for internal

Opinion Column

February 20, 2020

By Yuri Bobbert

Future Roles in Information Security

Digital & IT

We want to feel safe in this brave (and scary) new world we’re creating of machines, robots and artificial intelligence. Technological & political trends will definitely influence our profession. This new world will call for new jobs with new skillsets that address the future challenges

Opinion Column

November 6, 2019

By Yuri Bobbert

CISO: master the Dialogue on Cyber Security Economics

Digital & IT

Over the last years, the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) drastically changed. Over the last decade, I have seen this industry explode with fuzzy vendors in the cyber domain all delivering point solutions. Is this because industry strategy agencies like IDC , Gartner, and

Expertise

January 15, 2019

By Yuri Bobbert

How to keep your business safe in a digital world?

Digital & IT

  In our society more and more devices are connected to the internet. These so called Internet of things (IoT) devices are everywhere and most of the time equipped with software. Root cause analysis of cyber-attacks reveal poor-coded software in these devices. And yes, hackers use

August 29, 2018

By Guus de Mari

Align business and IT and become a hero

Digital & IT

5 reasons why IT experts should start an executive IT-master now Why should you start an executive master program and stimulate your career when budgets are still limited? In five short reasons, I give you food for thought and help you to take your decision to start a career changing

April 18, 2018

By Maka De Lameillieure

Blockchain: what’s in it for you?

Digital & IT Strategy & Innovation

Forget artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things. What governments, businesses and civilians are really waiting for, is blockchain. Its potential uses are endless: ranging from logistics and real estate to food and health care. Yet, it remains an obscure term for many. What added