The Security of Mobile Payments

Thursday 19th November 2015, 8:30 – 10:30am, Les Salons de L’Aéro-Club de France, Paris

Join us for breakfast on Thursday 19th November and gain invaluable insights into the approaches and tools available to examine these risks and find out what steps you can take to secure mobile payment services. CE0, Mathieu Gore of Vigitrust, a top 500 cybersecurity firm and President, Brigitte D’Heygère of Trusted labs, a leading security partner for raft of major organizations will share the latest trends, threats and steps to address security challenges.

Gain also feedback from guest speaker, Thierry Huque, CTO of Bancontact Mister Cash who will share how they addressed the security challenges for their Mister Cash Mobile Payment Solution – a nationwide deployment in Belgium.

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8:00 Registration – Breakfast


Welcome note
A general overview of secure Mobile Payments – What it is, what’s at stake and why should one be concerned?
Mathieu Gorge, CEO, Vigitrust


Legal Aspects for Mobile Payments Security.
Mathieu Gorge, CEO, Vigitrust


How best to address your security needs for Mobile Payments.
Brigitte d’Heygère, President, Trusted Labs


Bancontact Mister Cash: Our Nationwide Mobile Payment Program deployment
Thierry Huque, CTO, Bancontact Mister Cash


Q&A session and summary
Brigitte d’Heygère




10:30 Close

Speakers Biographies

Mathieu Gorge, CEO, Vigitrust

Mathieu Gorge is the CEO and founder of VigiTrust (2003) and an established authority on IT security and risk management with more than 15 years international experience. Thanks to his international reputation and, building on the success of the 5 Pillars of Security Framework™ which he created, Mathieu is in high demand as a speaker at international security conferences such as RSA, ENISA & ISACA. He is a well-respected figure in the security industry in EMEA and North America. Mathieu’s specialty areas include PCI DSS, HIPAA & ISO 27001 and he works closely with the PCICouncil (US& EU) as well as ANSI (US). Since 2006, Mathieu has been a Councillor for the Ireland France Chamber of Commerce and he has also recently taken on the role of Information Security Officer.
Mathieu regularly writes for TechTarget,, ISACA,, Computer Fraud & Security, SC Magazine, ISSA Journal, Security Director and Baseline.


Brigitte D’Heygère, President, Trusted Labs

For 25 years, Brigitte has been leading teams to success by infusing them with her energy and positive mindset. Her experience in the smart card industry goes back 26 years and includes both technical and marketing jobs covering the telecom, banking, and strong authentication markets.
Under Brigitte’s guidance, the first SIM card was developed and the USIM card, which enables Internet access from mobile handsets, was defined and launched. Brigitte also contributed to defining the EMV standard for banking cards back in the ’90s and successfully managed Gemalto’s subsidiary in Sweden for 3 years. Brigitte enjoys innovation and multi-cultural environments. Today Brigitte leads Trusted Labs’ vision of enabling trust in the connected world.


At Bancontact MisterCash Company, Thierry Huque is responsible for all topics related to architecture, security and technology, across the complete Bancontact ecosystem. In his role as CTO, he has lead the design of the Bancontact Mobile Payment solution. Prior to joining Bancontact in 2012, Thierry has held different positions in the card and payment industry, where he acquired 15 years of security engineering experience. He has worked on a wide range of topics, going from smartcard to payment system architecture.


Les Salons de l’Aéro Club de Paris
6, rue Galilée, 75116 Paris