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Vladimir Rohel

Director of Security Policy Department
National Cyber Security Centre of the Czech Republic, Prague

Mr. Rohel is Director of the National Cyber Security Centre of the Czech Republic and brings more than 20 years of ICT and cyber security experience in various public institutions. He started his career as a teacher. In 1995, he changed the job and began working in the General Staff of Czech Army as an IT administrator, then was promoted as the Head of ICT department. Since 2000, he worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and was tasked with a Czech VISAs project. Between 2003 and 2008, he worked at Czech embassies in Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg and served at the Permanent Delegation of the Czech Republic to NATO in Brussels as a person with the responsibility for ICT. Before being appointed to his current position, he moved back to the Czech Republic in 2008 and started working at the Czech National Security Authority (NSA CZE) as ICT Director. Since 2011, he has started building cyber security in the Czech Republic, while simultaneously working as ICT Director. In 2012, he was introduced to his current position and quit working as ICT Director of NSA CZE in 2013.

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