Speakers

Izabela Albrycht

Izabela Albrycht

Director of the Cybersecurity Centre and Rector’s Proxy for NATO DIANA, AGH University of Krakow

Director of the Cybersecurity Centre and Rector’s Proxy for NATO DIANA at the AGH University of Krakow. She is a co-founder of the CYBERSEC Forum and is a member of its Programme Committee. She is also a member of the Council for Digitization within the Ministry of Digital Affairs and of the Security and Defence Council under the National Development Council. In the years 2020-2022, she represented Poland in the NATO Advisory Group for EDTs where she co-created the concept of DIANA and was awarded the Bene Merito Badge of Honor by the Minister of Foreign Affairs. 
She was chair of the Kosciuszko Institute (2010-2021), which has created a Polish Cybersecurity Cluster #CyberMadeInPoland where she holds a position of chair of Advisory Board. She also co-founded the Women4Cyber by the European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) and has recently become president of the W4C Polish Chapter. In 2017, she became a member of the Supervisory Board of Asseco Poland S.A., and in 2019 of ComCERT S.A. She is a political scientist, graduate of the Faculty of International and Political Studies at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków.