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12-07-2018 - The Security of Critical Infrastructures and Public Spaces

TERR 20-07-2018 - 12:26
TERR Public hearing: The Security of Critical Infrastructures and Public Spaces

The Public Hearing of 12 July 2018 focused on the security of critical infrastructures and public spaces.

Members looked in detail into mitigating the terrorist risk for critical infrastructure and public spaces, the prospective incidence of terrorism on cyber security and the security of transport. The hearing ended with an outlook on the reappraising EU critical infrastructure policy and system. 

Location : Brussels

Opening remarks and presentations

      Lars Hilse - presentation
      Rami Efrati - presentation
      Andrea Soehnchen - opening remarks
      Franco Fiumara - presentation
      Catherine Piana - presentation