Speaker Details

Chief of Operations, Cyber Defence Directorate of HNDGS(Hellenic National Defence General Staff)

Nikolaos Michalopoulos

Colonel (Air Force) Nikolaos Stamatelatos

Colonel Nikolaos Stamatelatos is an active officer of the Hellenic Air Force, serving in the Cyber Defence Directorate of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff since 2011. Initially he was Chief of the Military CERT and for the last two years he is the senior officer of the Operations Section. He is member of the core planning team of the Hellenic National Cyber Defence Exercise “Panoptis”, he supervises vulnerability assessments and penetration testing of military systems and he is member of the Red Team of the Locked Shields exercise organized by the Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence in Estonia.

In the past, Col. Stamatelatos, has been the national representative in the CCDCOE and member of the Electronic Warfare community in the Armed Forces, as Commander of the Electronic Warfare School of Hellenic Tactical Air Force and Chief of EW Section in Air Tactics Center.

Col. Stamatelatos is a certified Incident Handler and holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science (Network Security) and a Master’s degree in Systems Engineering (Information Warfare) from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA.