European Cyber Week 2023

Bandeau ECW23 600x180

Airbus Defence and Space Cyber Gold sponsor at the European Cyber Week 2023 in Rennes, France

For its eighth edition, Rennes will host the European Cyber Week from 21 to 23 November 2023!

This prestigious event is organised by Pôle d’excellence cyber and its partners, including Airbus.

Over the course of three days, there’ll be a total of 15 events on offer, covering the hottest cyber security threats and innovations. Our cyber experts will be involved in the following sessions and initiatives:

Capture The Flag: 22 November (Cyber Challenge)

Follow the live final of the ultimate challenge for European cyber security will take! Watch as they battle to fight an incredibly powerful AI agent, “ALICE”, initially designed to monitor and protect Europe’s critical information systems, that took control of important information systems and launched massive cyber-attacks causing significant damage.

The qualification phase for this challenge has already begun. The top 72 participants will be divided into several teams made up of four participants, will have the opportunity to compete in the final, organised by Airbus Defence and Space Cyber, Thalès, Diateam, Amossys, Yogosha and Seela.

Once again, the challenge will be hosted on Airbus Defence and Space Cyber’s CyberRange training platform. The platform’s high-performance servers will host and launch multiple virtualised and hybrid training information systems in parallel. 

Who can participate?

Higher education students from Europe, professionals, and military from France

How to join?

  • Pre-registration phase: From 9 October
  • Qualification phase: From 13 October to 29 October 2023
  • Final phase: 22nd November at Couvent des Jacobins in Rennes

Technical Workshop : How a cyber attack can support influence campaigns?

22 November from 3:30 to 4:30

Don’t miss our workshop, during which we will present an operational scenario combining a cyber attack with an influence campaign on social networks. This presentation will also highlight the tools that can be used to prepare, anticipate and react rapidly to these hybrid threats.

European-Day : ECYSAP

22 November from 9:30 to 12:30PM

As part of the European Cyber Week, Airbus is leading the European – ECYSAP event, which aims to understand:

  • Digital sovereignty: how to reinforce France and European autonomy?
  • How the European Union supports the cyber defense of its political and programmatic operations
  • How their implementation is designed for joint operations between European member States.

The event will be attended by top-level speakers, such as Mrs Anne Le Hénanff, Member of the Parliament, GDI Aymeric Bonnemaison, Commander of Cyber Defence – Ministry (COMCYBER France) and Brigadier General Sean White (EU Military Staff). 

The 2023 meeting will respond to these challenges and illustrate industrial cooperation: 

  • Through the presentation of the industrial set-up and technical architecture of the ECYSAP (European Cyber Situational Awareness Platform) project,
  • A demonstration of use cases.


Visit our booth n°9 to speak to our European cyber experts. They’ll be presenting our innovative solutions such as CyberRange, Orion Malware, MTLID Tactical SOC.


Last but not least, our hiring specialists will be on our booth. They’ll be delighted to talk you through our current vacancies and answer your recruitment questions!

Back to Events
Back to top