[#WisdomWednesday] GFA Winter School on Future IoT with the Keynote “AWS: An introduction to cloud security” from Guillaume Neau (AWS)

On Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021, at 9:00 am CET, Guillaume Neau from Amazon Web Services gave a keynote entitled “AWS: An introduction to cloud security” at the 4th Future-IoT.org PhD school that is under the motto “IoT meets Cyber and Security”.

You are cordially invited to watch the recording!

ALSO CHECK OUT THE FUTURE IOT SUMMER SCHOOL 2022, AUG 29 – SEPT 2 IN BERLIN & ONLINE: https://school.future-iot.org/


The purpose of the keynote is to give the audience all the keys to understand the AWS cloud and the associated value proposition regarding information security. Guillaume will first introduce AWS and it’s peculiar vision of cloud computing. He then will explain how to build resillient and secure applications on AWS while presenting the key security principles of cloud security. Guillaume will talk about self-healing systems, high-availibity, serverless, managed services, defense in depth, network security and security at the age of agility.  At the end of the keynote, you will know most of the security fundamentals of cloud security and will be presented with one of the state of the art concept regarding information security in the cloud.

About Guillaume Neau

Guillaume is a military engineer that graduated from Ensta Bretagne in 2017. He supervised information security qualification operations of the military programe “scorpion” before leading the engineering team that designed the digital identity programme of France that lead to the renewal of the national identity card from 2018 to 2020. Guillaume worked and advised the French Minister of the interior before moving to AWS in August 2021. He designed the information security strategy for the olympics game of paris 2024 and contributed in the ellaboration of the Ministry of the interior strategic white paper. At AWS : Guillaume helps public organisations of France think, build and innovate in the Cloud. Guillaume’s main topic are cloud security, infrastructure as code and serverless engineering.

About the GFA Video Series and the #WisdomWednesday

Education is one of the core missions of the GFA. Therefore we have wonderful education projects in the field of industry 4.0, such as summer schools, hackathons and online courses that we organise together with leading universities in Europe. To present our education efforts to a bigger audience and share it with people all over the world, we created the GFA Video Series. Under the hashtag #WisdomWednesday we present interesting talks and keynotes every Wednesday on our website and in our social media. Stay tuned and check also our YouTube Channel.

About the German-French Academy for the Industry of the Future (GFA)

The German-French Academy for the Industry of the Future is a strategic vehicle to promote close collaboration between leading European research institutions and industrial companies. It was founded by the French Institut Mines-Télécom (IMT) and the German Technical University of Munich (TUM). Focused on joint research, education and innovation, the Academy’s mission is to master the challenges accompanying the increasing digitalization of industry processes. Read more…

About the Future-IoT.org PhD schools (#fiot)

The Future-IoT.org Ph.D. school series takes place once a year since 2018 and circles around the topic IoT and it’s use cases like automation, mobility and security. The series is organized by IMT Atlantique and the Technical University of Munich as a flagship event of the German-French Academy for the Industry of the Future (GFA). The French-German series is kindly supported by the Deutsch-Französische Hochschule / Université Franco-Allemande.

Future-IoT.org connects academia and industry. Therefore, the series is in collaboration with leading industry partners from France and Germany. The Future IoT summer school offers an exciting mix of lectures, hands-on tutorials, and hackathon challenges. There is also a lot of room for getting to know each other, networking, and exploring our hosting city! More information on the website!