Maite Boyero

Maite Boyero is a Telecommunications Engineer from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, holds a Master's degree in Digital Communications from the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications de Bretagne (France) and an Executive MBA from the Instituto de Empresa (Madrid).

He currently leads the Spanish delegation in the Management Committee of the Secure Societies program, integrated in the Framework Program of the European Union - Horizonte2020, as representative of the interests of Spain in said Committee. Likewise, it is the National Contact Point for the subject. She has worked as an expert in the Management Committee of the subject of Information and Communication Technologies, in the VII Framework Program, as a specialist in the area of ​​Future and Emerging Technologies and in the area of ​​Cybersecurity.

Maite joined CDTI (Center for Industrial Technological Development, under the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness) in 2004. She has more than 17 years of experience in international project management, both in the field of Security and technologies of the information.


Outcomes and key themes from ICT 2018 Session on Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society

On 5 December 2018, the Digital Single Market of the European Commission sponsored a session on the topic of “Cybersecurity as key for a Digital Economy and Society”. The highly-popular session (over 90 attendees) took place on 5 December 2018 within the flagship ICT2018 Conference in Vienna, Austria.

Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director General, EC – DG CNECT, kicked off the session with an overview of some of the most pressing issues of the day in cybersecurity: