BLACK ALPS

About Black Alps

Black Alps is a non-profit organization founded in 2017 whose main event will be the organization of Black Alps conferences. The current committee is composed of Sylvain Pasini (president), Alexandre Karlov (treasurer), and Maude Schneider (secretary).

Save the date

7-8.11.2019 #BLACKALPS19

#BlackAlps19 will be held on 7th and 8th of November 2019. It is an event enabling to discuss the latest threats, mitigations and advances in cyber security. The event features cyber security experts from Switzerland and abroad. It is addressed to anyone with an interest in cyber security or connected to the internet, e.g., CEOs, CIOs, CISO, CTOs, developers, and researchers.

Past events

#BLACKALPS18 (Nov 2018)

This great event was held on 8-9 November 2018 in Yverdon-les-Bains. It attracted more than 400 participants!

Cybersecurity for SME (May 2018)

This event was held on 29.05.2018 in Yverdon-les-Bains. Cybersecurity for SME is a serie of events that aims to address different topics related to information security. These events are adressed to all people with security needs, including SMEs in our region. This includes executives as well as technical employees.

#BLACKALPS17 (Nov 2017)

This great event was held on 15-16 November 2017 in Yverdon-les-Bains. With Y-Security event, it attracted more than 500 participants!

Take a look on this webpage to see more about Black Alps 2017!

Previous years

Black Alps is supported by the HEIG-VD, Y-PARC, and staff involved in the previous cyber security events in Yverdon:

Year Name Location
2011 Application Security Forum - Western Switzerland (#ASFWS) HEIG-VD, Yverdon-les-Bains
2012 Application Security Forum - Western Switzerland (#ASFWS) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2013 Application Security Forum - Western Switzerland (#ASFWS) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2014 Application Security Forum - Western Switzerland (#ASFWS) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2015 CyberSec Conference (#CYBSEC15) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2016 CyberSec Conference (#CYBSEC16) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2017 Black Alps 2017 (#BLACKALPS17) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2018 Black Alps - Cybersecurity for SME - 2018 Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2018 Black Alps 2018 (#BLACKALPS18) Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains
2019 Black Alps 2019 - Save the date: Nov 7-8, 2019 Y-PARC, Yverdon-les-Bains