SESEI was invited to be a keynote speaker at the PTCIF organized event themed ‘Challenges in Telecom’ held on 21 February 2014, New Delhi. SESEI addressed the gathering on the growing need of securing ICT systems. The key points of his address are;
– In a world where mobile connectivity and digital communication have become part of our everyday life, privacy, data protection and cybersecurity issues becomes extremely essential.
– ETSI has developed a unique expertise in standardizing secure communication technologies, building in encryption techniques and fraud prevention mechanisms.
– ETSI’s standardization activities cover a broad spectrum of security issues, from lawful interception (LI) to algorithms, from electronic signatures to smart cards, and they relate to every aspect of ICT. In addition, ETSI is working towards the establishment of effective telecommunications systems to protect citizens in an emergency and on security issues in Next Generation Networks, Machine to Machine, Intelligent Transport Systems and Quantum Cryptography among others.