BACnet Secure Connect - a game changer for the building automation industry!

December 14th, 2020 - 16:00-17:00 (CET)


Date:              Monday, December 14th, 2020

Time:             16:00-17:00 CET 

Language:     English      

Cybersecurity is a moving target. What is safe and secure today may not be tomorrow. This is especially true for building technologies.


Today’s building market trends, such IoT, cloud connection and IT/OT network convergence, put the need for cybersecurity front and center. No longer just the concern of IT professionals, cyber threats can impact anyone in the building automation industry. The question how cybersecurity can be best addressed is critical. For those who own, operate or design smart buildings, a new technology is being created and standardized. In our free webinar, experts will explain BACnet/SC from a technical aspect and tell you why it is a game changer for the building automation industry!  


Key talking topics: 

  • Why are buildings vulnerable to cyberattacks?
  • How are building networks secured today? 
  • What is BACnet Secure Connect​?
  • What are key benefits and features of BACnet/SC​? 
  • What do we need to be aware of​?


Speakers - thought leaders

 Dr. Alina Matyukhina

Dr. Alina Matyukhina​ 

Product  Manager  Desigo  Cybersecurity​, Siemens 


Dr. Alina Matyukhina is a cybersecurity manager at the Siemens Smart Infrastructure Global HQ based in Zug, Switzerland. In her role, Alina is responsible for ensuring that products and solutions for smart buildings meet the required cybersecurity standards while supporting the needs of users and stakeholders. Previously, she worked as a cybersecurity researcher at the Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne. She holds a Ph.D. in computer science for her work in software security and data privacy. Currently Alina is serving as Chair of the "Smart Infrastructure" working group at the Swiss Cyber Forum to improve the digital safety and security of society and economy in Switzerland and globally.

Jon Lester

Jon Lester

Global Head of Marketing for Channels, Siemens


Jon is Global Head of Channel Marketing for the Siemens Smart Infrastructure Global HQ based in Zug, Switzerland. He has close to 15 years of experience within the building technology industry. Jon is passionate about all things technology and digitalization and being part of the evolution of the building industry. He exercises that excitement as host of the podcast “Buildings of Tomorrow”.


Free webinar: BACnet Secure Connect - a game changer for the building automation industry!

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