Founded in 2012, the Sicherheitsnetzwerk München e.V. pools more than 900 decision-makers from around 140 IT and cyber-security firms and research institutions to strengthen and develop Bavaria as an IT hub. The vision is to create a strong Bavarian IT-security industry with “IT Security Made in Germany” as its mission statement. BlueID has been a member of the network since 2014, and during this year’s board meeting on 23rd July 2019, Philipp Spangenberg, CEO of BlueID, was elected member of the board of the Security Network with immediate effect.
In the words of Sicherheitsnetzwerk München e.V.: “IT security is the basis for trust and acceptance in the networked, digital world.” The close cooperation among Bavarian IT-security firms and research institutions brings goals and visions to life.
The network organises events that allow the exchange and transfer of knowledge as well as technology fairs aimed at supporting the internal market and initiating cooperation. [...]