2nd Workshop on Cloud Computing in Cyprus: Opportunities and Challenges, 30 June 2015, University of Cyprus

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Date: 30 June 2015

Venue: Room B108, Anastasios Leventis Building, University of Cyprus, Aglantzia, Nicosia

Registration and Directions: Eventbrite


University of Cyprus, Department of Computer Science and Microsoft Cyprus organise the 2nd workshop under the title: "Cloud Computing in Cyprus: Opportunities and Challenges". The workshop aims at examining the prospects, the difficulties and the challenges of establishing the regulatory, technological and business environment that could unleash the potential of cloud computing in Cyprus.


Time Topic Speaker

10:00 - 10:05

Welcome Speech

Prof. Constantinos Christofides, Rector, University of Cyprus

10:05 - 10:10


Welcome Speech


George Petrakides, Country Manager, Microsoft Cyprus




10:10 - 10:30

Cloud Computing as an Innovation Platform: Implications for the Cyprus Economy

Prof. Marios Dikaiakos, Department of Computer Science, University of Cyprus

10:30 - 11:15

Data Protection and Cloud Services: New Horizons

Mr Constantinos Georgiades, Officer, Office of the Commissioner for Data Protection, Cyprus

11:15 - 11:45

Trust & Transparency in a Mobile First, Cloud First World

Mr Jochen Engelhardt, Legal Director, Microsoft Central and Eastern Europe 

 11:45 - 13:00

Panel Discussion (Moderator: Ms Anastasia Papadopoulou) 


13:00 -14:00