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WG3: Sectoral Demand and Users Committee WG3: Sectoral Demand and Users Committee (Industry 4.0 & ICS, Energy, Transport, Finance, Public Services & eGov, Healthcare, Smart Cities, Telecom, Media & Content)

Engage directly with users (operators, companies, governments) to understand cyber threats, share information among trusted peers, link supply and demand, and act as a transversal WG that defines needs of the sectors for standardisation / certification; education, training and exercises; research / technologies; local / regional initiatives.

  • 3/2020, SUB WG 3.3 TRANSPORTATION - Transportation sector report: Cybersecurity for road, rail, air, and sea (download file)
  • 3/2018, WG3 MEMBERS - Financial Services, ePayments And Insurance Sector Report: Cyber Security for the Finance and Insurance Sector (download file)
  • 3/2018, WG3 MEMBERS - Healthcare Sector Report: Cyber security for the healthcare sector (download file)
  • 3/2018, WG3 MEMBERS - Industry 4.0 and ICS Sector Report: Cyber security for the industry 4.0 and ICS sector (download file)
  • 3/2018, WG3 MEMBERS - Smart Cities and Smart Buildings Sector Report: Cyber security for the smart cities sector (download file)
  • 3/2018, WG3 MEMBERS - Financial Services, ePayments And Insurance Sector Report: Cyber Security for the Finance and Insurance Sector (download file)

ECSO wants to engage directly with users (operators, companies, governments) to establish a true cybersecurity ecosystem, linking supply and demand. Through a dedicated Working Group on 'Sectoral demand', ECSO brings together cybersecurity stakeholders from various sectors in order to:

  • Provide recommendations on policy, technology, and strategy capacity /capability for sectors upon request of the European Institutions or other WGs. (Recommendations on the review of the NIS Directive; Input to WG1 on the definition of certification schemes, WG6 on R&I priorities; Establish collaboration with ISACs, ENISA and sectoral associations)
  • Mapping Sectoral needs and requirements (Sectoral Reports on needs and requirements; ECSO COVID-19 cybersecurity package)
  • Users Committee (Establishing trusted environment for information sharing and strategic threat intelligence among CISOs and peers from different sectors)

USERS COMMITTEE

Objectives:

  • Provide Users/Operators with a space to discuss operational and security related issues in trust and confidence (understand the risks and threats by sharing non public and restricted information).
  • Share best practices, lessons learned and strategic intelligence between C level executives
  • Raise awareness among Users/Operators in general with regards to the dangers of cyber and their vulnerabilities
  • Support ECSO WG3 “Sectoral Demand” and provide recommendations for specific cybersecurity needs.

 The Working Group Chairs are

  • Charlotte Graire - AIRBUS
  • Gabriele Rizzo - Leonardo Company

The working group is segmented into the following sub-working groups:

SWG3.1: Industry 4.0 and ICS 

SWG3.2: Energy (oil, gas, electricity), and smart grids*

SWG3.3: Transportation (road, rail, air; sea, space)*

SWG3.4: Financial Services, e-payments and insurance*

SWG3.5: Public services, e-government, digital citizenship

SWG3.6: Healthcare*

SWG3.7: Smart cities and smart buildings (convergence of digital services for citizens) and other utilities

SWG3.8: Telecom, media and content 

*Priority sectors