13-14 December 2018 OECD, Paris

Global Forum on Digital Security for Prosperity inaugural event

Roles and responsibilities of actors: Governance of digital security in organisations and security of digital technologies

This first event will examine the roles and responsibilities of actors for digital security, with a focus on good practice for the governance of digital security risk in organisations, and improving digital security of technologies throughout their lifecycle. It will bring together businesses and organisations using digital technologies, suppliers of these technologies, suppliers of security solutions, experts from civil society and academia as well as government policy makers interested in encouraging the adoption of best practice to reduce digital security risk.

Who should participate?

Public policy makers from governments in OECD member and non-member countries; Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs), risk managers and other experts in charge of digital security in businesses and public sector organisations; digital security experts from firms offering digital products and services (hardware and software products, network and cloud services, etc.) or digital security services; experts from civil society, academia and the technical community.


Organised around six plenary sessions, the event will interactively engage speakers and participants. The final session will lay out main findings and possible future work to enhance international co-operation.


For further information, please contact the OECD Secretariat.