Panel Session 1

1A Cybercrime

Chair: Markus Koths, Head of the Cybercrime Unit, Federal Criminal Police (BKA)

Introduction: Michael Kranawetter, National Security Officer, Head of Information Security, Microsoft Deutschland

  • Francesca Bosco, Programme Officer, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI)
  • Ramon Mörl, Managing director, itWatch GmbH
  • Luisa Proenca, Ministry of Justice of Portugal
  • Jürgen Wiggering, Disy Informationssysteme GmbH

1B Economic and Financial Crime

Chair: Sebastian Fiedler, State Chairman North Rhine-Westphalia, Bund Deutscher Kriminalbeamter

Introduction: Fabian Mazza, Head of Global Government Sector, Bureau van Dijk – A Moody’s Analytics Company &
Michele Riccardi, Senior researcher, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore – Transcrime

  • Michael Austell, Business Development Executive, Altia-ABM
  • Dr. Michael Dewald, BAO OLET, Federal Criminal Police (BKA)

1C European Data Exchange

Chair: Jürgen Storbeck, Director Europol (rtd.)

Introduction: Olaf Peter Schleichert, Partner, Head of Deloitte Analytics Institute, Deloitte Lead Analytics Germany

  • Dr. Michael Faden, Principal Consultant, Trivadis GmbH
  • Holger Farnung, Deputy Special Representative of INTERPOL to the European Union
  • Guido Schweickardt, Federal Criminal Police (BKA)
  • Sanne Stijve, Solutions Director, Mission Critical & Private Networks, Ericsson

1D Crowd and Riot Control

Chair: Bernd Manthey, Commander-in-Chief of the Public Order Support Forces of the Länder (ret.)

  • Heiko Claußing, Account Manager Public Safety, Esri Deutschland GmbH
  • Hartmut Dudde, Senior Colonel, Head of the preparatory staff OECE / G20, Police Hamburg
  • Major General Karlheinz Dudek, Deputy Head Branch A – Strategy and Operations, at the same time Head of Department (A1) Organisation, Strategy and Duty, Regional Police Directorate Vienna
  • Dr. Monika Gähler, Center for Satellite Based Crisis Information (ZKI), German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • Clemens Murr, Member of the Executive Board of the Police Union (GdP)

1E Death trap country road (Panel in cooperation with Deutsche Polizeigewerkschaft)

Chair: Kirsten Lühmann, MP, SPD-parliamantary Group of the German Bundestag

  • Carmen Buse, Police Chief Super intendent, Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior
  • Theodora Calinescu, Project officer, European Transport Safety Council
  • Wolfgang Lang, VITRONIC Dr.-Ing. Stein Bildverarbeitungssysteme GmbH
  • Dr. Detlev Lipphard, Head of division for “traffic engineering, German Road Safety Council (DVR)
  • Lukas Schiffer, JENOPTIK AG
  • Dietmar Schwalm, GATSO Deutschland GmbH

1F Panel of the DHPol – Empirical police research studies

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Rolf Ritsert, Institute I.2 Business Administration and Police Public Management, German Police University

  • Faye Barth-Farkas, Institute I.3 Organisation and Human Resource Management in the Police, German Police University
  • Annika Dreimann, Ortspolizeibehörde Bremerhaven
  • Dr. Alexander Schmelzer, Federal Police Regional Office Magdeburg

1G Secure Mobile Communication

Chair: Dr. Barbara Held, Head of unit B, Federal Agency for Public Safety Digital Radio (BDBOS)

  • Major General Jürgen Doleschal, Head of the project “Mobile Police Communication”, Ministery for the Interior, Republic of Austria
  • Dittmar Fuchs, Head of project control centre infrastructure, Zentralstelle für Polizeitechnik (ZPT) Rhineland-Palatinate
  • Oliver Harzheim, Chief Security Officer (CSO), Vodafone GmbH
  • Andreas Noack, CEO, stashcat GmbH
  • Michael Hermann Wolf, Sales Director for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Cassidian Communications GmbH

1H Intelligent video analysis – future instrument for the police

Chair: Thomas Striethörster, President, Federal Police Division

  • Daniel Holzapfel, Berlin representative for data security and freedom of information
  • Bernhard Otupal, Public Safety Solutions Specialis, Dell EMC
  • Franz-Xaver Vogl, Head of Section “Railway duties”, Federal Police Central Office
  • Ernst G. Walter, Vice chairman of the German Police Union (DPolG) and Federal chairman of the Federal Police Union within the DPolG


*to be confirmed