This year's conference gathered over 800 participants
from more than 40 countries, which is the largets since 1971. The conference had a sustainable theme to minimize carbon emissions.
programme included 176 sessions in 18 parallel stream, 450 presentations
and 1500 unique reviews. There were also 34 exhibitors and 28 sponsors
that helped making the conference to great a event.
Conference keynote speaker was Dr Scott F. Breor from Office of Infrastructure ProtectionU.S. Department of Homeland Security. Dr Breor's talk was titled “Assessing Critical Infrastructure Dependencies and Interdependencies”
- I'm very happy and satisfied with the conference. We had a lot of interesting talks and sessions. I would like to thank everyone who made this possible, says the general chair Professor Björn Johansson.
Dr Scott F. Breor (left) and Prof. Björn Johansson
The conference dinner was held at Gothia Towers and included a traditional Swedish Lucia event. A Swedish tradition every mid December to lighten up the dark evenings with songs and lights in the hair.
Lucia with glowing candles in her hair (mostly electric nowadays) and her haidmaids.