Conference programme

Published on by Ghislain VACHEROT - updated on

Following the success of the 2015 conferences, Milipol Paris 2017 is once again running a free conference programme for visitors and exhibitors. Several key themes for the homeland security sector will be covered during 4 days.

These conferences will feature top international experts and will be conducted in French and English with different format: keynote, conference, panel debate, case study, etc.

Conference by Guillaume Poupard, ANSSI - Milipol Paris 2015

The programme, starting with an Opening Conference, will be organised into the 5 following themes:

Specific tracks will also be dedicated to the Horizon 2020 Programme on Wednesday and on the Private Security on Friday.

The conference programme will enable participants to be informed by and discuss with security professionals the current issues facing the security sector.

Discover the conference programme on Tuesday 21 November / Wednesday 22 November / Thursday 23 November / Friday 24 November


Tuesday 21 November

14:00 - 16:00

• Opening Remarks (FR)
  • Prefect Yann JOUNOT, CEOCivipoland Chairman of Milipol Network
  • Thierry DELVILLE, Ministerial Delegate to the Security Industries and the Fight Against Cyber ThreatsDMISC - Ministry of Interior
• Continuum Security - Defence - Justice (FR)
  • Hélène CAZAUX-CHARLES, Managing DirectorINHESJ (National Institute of High Studies of Security and Justice)
• Horizon 2020: 2018-2020 EU Security Research and Innovation Work Programme (ENG)
  • Armand NACHEFCoordinator of the National Contact Point for Security – FranceHorizon 2020
• Assessing the Evolving Global Terror Threat (ENG)

16:00 - 17:00

 Crisis Management & Resilience: Lessons Learnt (FR)


  • Christian SOMMADE, Executive Director, HCFDC (French High Committee for Civil Defence)


  • Delphine ARIAS-BUFFARDInstitutional Relations Director & Business DevelopmentDeveryware
  • Jean-Louis FIAMENGHI, Security Director, VEOLIA, and Vice-President, CDSE (French Club of Company Security Directors)
  • Jean DUSSOURD, Honorary Prefect, Expert IHEDN (Institute for Higher National Defence Studies)
  • Jean-Paul MAURON, Managing Director, Techwan


Wednesday 22 November

09:30 - 12:00

• Digital transformation – security: The challenges of the partnership between French Government and security industry (FR)
  • Thierry DELVILLEMinisterial Delegate to the Security Industries and the Fight Against Cyber Threats, DMISC - Ministry of Interior
• Keynote (ENG)
  • Jamie SHEADeputy Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO
• Keynote (FR)
  • Guillaume POUPARDManaging Director, ANSSI (National Cybersecurity Agency of France)
• Connected objects' Security Challenges (FR)



  • Jean-Christophe LE TOQUINPresident, CyAN (Cybersecurity Advisors Network)
  • Corinne THIERACHELawyer
  • Thierry AUTRETManaging Director, CESIN (Club of Experts in Information Security and Digital Technology), and Speaker, Expert IHEDN (Institute for Higher National Defence Studies)
  • Coralie HERITIER, Vice-President, HexaTrust, and CEO, IDnomic

12:00 - 13:00

• H2020 Pitching Session

14:00 - 16:30

• Safe & Smart Cities (ENG)
  • Steven WEBBVice President, Aerospace, Defence & Security, Frost & Sullivan
• Artificial intelligence in the interest of public safety and security (FR)
  • Vincent HAUSEUXStrategy & Marketing Director, Protection SystemsThales
• Case study - Amsterdam Smart City (ENG)
  • Joshua SERRAO, Innovation OfficerAmsterdam City
• Safe City: French Perspective (FR)



  • Caroline POZMENTIER, Deputy Mayor, Marseille, and Vice President, PACA Region (TBC)
  • Philip ALLONCLE, Delegate for Security Cooperation, Ministry of Interior
  • Laurent DENIZOT, CEO, Egidium Technologies, and President of the "Safe City" Commission, CICS (Trust and Security Industry Council)
  • Guillaume FARDESecurity-Defense Division DirectorSciences Po, and Managing DirectorALTHING Security and Business Intelligence
  • Pierre BOUTILLON, Deputy Director, Municipal Police of Cannes


Thursday 23 November

09:30 - 15:30

• Keynote (ENG)
  • Jean-Dominique NOLLET, Head of Forensic Laboratory, European Cybercrime Centre EC3, Europol
• Keynote (FR)
  • Prefect Pierre DE BOUSQUET, Head of the National Centre for Counter Terrorism, Presidency of the Republic
• Keynote (ENG)
  • Alun THOMAS, T/Assistant Chief Constable, British Transport Police
• Keynote (ENG)
• Issues and Possible Answers regarding the Radicalization Phenomenon (FR)



  • Jean-Marie BOCKEL, Former Minister, Senator, Haut-Rhin 
  • Béatrice BRUGERE, Anti-terrorist Magistrate 
  • Anne-Clémentine LARROQUE, Islam Expert, Lecturer in GeopoliticsSciences Poand counter-terrorism AnalystMinistry of Justice.
  • Jean-Michel FAUVERGUE, Member of the French National Assembly representing Seine-et-Marne, former head of the  RAID (French elite police unit)
• International police cooperation as part of the fight against terrorism (FR)
  • Interpol
• The Fight Against Online Jihadist Content (FR)
• Conference (FR)
  • Pierre-Alain GOUJARD, Squadron leader, GIH (Helicopters Joint Group)   

15:30 - 17:00

Moderator: Guy DE FELCOURT, Data Management and Digital Identity Consultant, Etudes et Editions - Admissions Technologies

• Keynote (ENG)
• European Countries: from civil status to E-ID (FR)
  • Guy DE FELCOURT, Data Management and Digital Identity Consultant, Etudes et Editions - Admissions Technologies
  • André VIAUPrefect and Honorary President, International Forum on Technologies and Security
• Keynote (FR)
  • Vincent BOUATOUDirector of Business Support & Innovation, Biometric TechnologiesIDEMIA


Friday 24 November

10:00 - 12.30

• How to reinforce the private & public security players cooperation and facilitate upstream/downstream information exchanges? (FR)


  • Olivier DURANCommunications Director, SNES (National Syndicate of Security Companies)


  • Philip ALLONCLE, Delegate for Security Cooperation, Ministry of Interior
  • Jean-Pierre TRIPET, President, SNES (National Syndicate of Security Companies)
  • Stéphane VOLANT, President, CDSE (French Club of Company Security Directors)

Milipol Paris is organized under the patronage of the French Ministry of Interior.

French Ministry of Interior