Icon Labs Selected to Participate in Electronica 2014 Round-Table on Security

Physical Attacks, Data Security Vs Device Security, Trustable Platforms, Security Enabling Services, Security in Resource-Constrained Devices, and Software-Based Security.

Icon Labs, a 2014 Gartner “Cool Vendor”, is a leading provider of embedded software for device security, device protection and networking management, including the award winning Floodgate Defender.
Icon Labs, a 2014 Gartner “Cool Vendor”, is a leading provider of embedded software for device security, device protection and networking management, including the award winning Floodgate Defender.

West Des Moines, Iowa – Icon Labs will be playing a key role in an Industry Round-Table at Electronica 2014, the 26th International Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications (Messe Munich, Germany, November 11th to 14th).

Organized by Electronic Specifier Ltd, the Round-Table will take place on Wednesday 12th in the Electronica Forum Area in Hall A3. There will be two 90-minute sessions taking place between 10:00 and 13:00, comprising six industry experts in each session.

The first session (10:00 – 11:30) will address topics such as the relationship between Security and Safety, Protecting Gateways, Hardware-Based Security, Securing Open Standards, Privacy by Design, and Protecting the Edge.

Icon Labs will participate in the second session (11:30 – 13:00), which will address topics such as Physical Attacks, Data Security Vs Device Security, Trustable Platforms, Security Enabling Services, Security in Resource-Constrained Devices, and Software-Based Security.

“Worldwide, there is a growing awareness of the importance of fighting cyber-attacks,” says Alan Grau, who will be representing Icon Labs at the Round-Table. “As indicated by this forum, the leading makers of systems, components and devices are coming together to develop strategies that will help improve cyber defense capabilities in a wide range of applications.”

The full list of participants includes:

Session One: 10:00 – 11:30

Roger May, System Architect, Industrial, Altera

Will Keegan, Product Manager, LynxSecure Separation Kernel, Lynx Software Technologies

Jürgen Spänkuch, Head of Business Line Platform Security, Infineon Technologies AG

Peter Claydon, CEO, Continuum Bridge

Marco Wolf, Head of Engineering Europe, ESCRYPT GmbH – Embedded Security

Norbert Asche, General Manager of Security Microcontrollers, Texas Instruments

Session Two: 11:30 – 13:00

David Beal, Senior Product Manager, Xilinx

Frank van den Berg, Technical Director, EMEA, Green Hills Software

Christophe Tremlet, Security Segment Manager, Maxim Integrated

Michele Scarlatella, Central Marketing Director, Secure MCU Division, STMicroelectronics

Alan Grau, President, Icon Labs

Dirk Akemann, Partnership Marketing Manager, SEGGER

If you are visiting electronica 2014 and would like to attend the Security Forum, please ensure you arrive at the Forum Area in Hall A3 before the start of session; there is no need to register but places will be limited.

About Icon Laboratories, Inc.

Icon Labs, a 2014 Gartner “Cool Vendor”, is a leading provider of embedded software for device security, device protection and networking management, including the award winning Floodgate Defender. Founded in 1992, Icon Labs is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa. For more information, visit www.iconlabs.com, send email to info@iconlabs.com, or call 1.888.235.3443 (U.S. and Canada) or 515.226.3443 (International).