Call for Speakers

Thank you for your interest to become a speaker at EIC 2019. As a speaker, you play a vital role in the educational, innovational and communicational objectives for the conference. We appreciate your commitment of time and expertise to make EIC 2019 a successful event again. Please bookmark the conference homepage and refer to this page to get updates.

EIC 2019 Agenda and Session Formats

Key Topics

EIC is about the future of information security. This is a hot area and we need to keep the agenda and its key topic areas agile during preparation. So please check the conference site from time to time to find out the latest developments.

EIC 2019 will cover these topics:

  • Identity & Access Management (IAM): The Future is now!
  • Consumer Identity (CIAM): Delivering Value to the Connected Customer
  • Microservices – Curse or Blessing?
  • Data Protection - What's New, What's Next?
  • Enterprise Blockchain Best Practices: Learning from the Early Adopters
  • The Potentials of Blockchains at Prediction Markets
  • Data Management, Privacy & Security Done Right
  • The New World of Cybersecurity
  • Going Beyond Passwords with the Zero Trust Security
  • The Age of AI, Machine Learning & Cognitive Intelligence in Security and Beyond
  • Intelligent Assistants and Their Potential Use for the Future Business
  • Identity in the Era of Digital Transformation and IoT
  • PSD2 2019
  • Facing the Post-GDPR Reality

Agenda Format

EIC 2019 will consist of 5 session streams. You can submit an individual presentation, an interview or be part of a panel discussion with 3-5 panelists. Panels are moderated by KuppingerCole analysts. There are also some keynote sessions available through this call. Keynotes last 15 - 20 minutes.

Share Your Experience. Share Your Thoughts

EIC 2019 offers a great choice of in-depth educational formats. Within this call, you can propose:

  • a panel discussion
  • a best practice presentation
  • a single presentation
  • a keynote

IMPORTANT: If your company is providing solutions and/or services in markets, which are covered by the topics of this conference, then we will consider your proposals for panel discussions, not for single presentations. 

Click here to submit your application

  Speaker Key Dates


  January 25th, 2019 Call for speakers is closed

  January 31st, 2019 Final speaker notifications sent

  April 25th, 2019 Final Presentations begin to be transmitted

  May 5th, 2019

Final Presentations deadline

Please send it to Levent Kara

  May 14th, 2019 EIC 2019 begins

Speaker Entitlements

In exchange for your contribution, speakers who are selected to deliver a conference session will receive a complimentary conference registration. As a speaker, you do not need to register. If receiving a speaker notification, you will be automatically registered for the whole conference.

Speakers must deliver their session at the conference to be eligible for the complimentary registration. This complimentary registration is given to the speaker and not aligned with the session. It covers the whole conference, including all workshops and all pre- and post-conference sessions.

If your organization does not allow you to accept a complimentary pass that KuppingerCole may provide, please inform

Speaker Preparation Materials

As a confirmed EIC 2019 speaker, you will be added to our speakers' mailing list and receive all information you need to prepare and attend through email.

To support the European data law, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we’d like to inform you on how we process and use this personal data. You may find our Privacy Policy on our website.

Submitting your Presentation

Final presentations are to be submitted in PDF pr PPT format and will be made available for event attendees via download. If you don´t want your presentation to be generally available to attendees, you will have an option to restrict it from download when you submit the presentation for review.

Venue, Hotels, Travel Assistance

We try to help wherever we can, but our resources are limited... Please get in touch with our team if you have difficulty finding a hotel etc.. Information on the conference venue and available hotels can be found here.