drs. M.F. (Melanie) Lemmen

Policy Officer cybersecurity higher education (NWO, J&V, EZ, OCW, Def)

As a policy officer for cybersecurity higher education, I will contribute to the higher education assignment of dcypher. For the coming period this means, among other things, approaching the

Fred van Noord

Manager Higher Education dcypher (NWO, J&V, EZ, OCW, Def)

Fred van Noord works temporary (and part-time) with dcypher (NWO) in the role of explorer for the higher education field in order to contribute to the higher education assignment of dcypher. Fred

dr.ir. F.A. (Frank) Karelse

Program Manager (Regieorgaan SIA)

Applied research by the universities for applied science and its pass-through to business, research and education is of the highest importance in Cuber Security. It is the mission of the Taskforce

drs. J.P. (Jan Piet) Barthel

Director dcypher (NWO, J&V, EZ, OCW, Def)

Optimum cybersecurity is a critical success factor for our social welfare and reaching this is a multidisciplinary challenge.

While writing dcypher’s initial founding plan and policy plan,

drs. J.C.E. (Juul) Brouwers

Communitymanager dcypher (NWO, J&V, EZ, OCW, Def)

Bringing together researchers, hackers, teachers, stundents, producers, users and policy makers in the Netherlands to improve knowledge and expertise on cybersecurity, I have a pivotal role in the

N. (Nicolas) Castellon, MSc

Projectmanager (CGI)

Nicolas is policy advisor at dcypher. He has been seconded by CGI Group to work on dcypher’s Education and Research Portfolios. He is currently working on the National Cyber Security Research

D. (Dennis) Huele, MSc

Coördinator SBIR Cyber Security (RvO)

At the Netherlands Enterprise Agency it is my responsibility to organize tenders regarding different subjects, such as cyber security. On behalf of dcypher I enclose my experiences with the

K. (Karin) van Es

Sr. Secretary (NWO Domain ENW)

I work within NWO for six years now. I am the secretary to two managers including Jan Piet Barthel in his dcypher tasks. I support several events organised by dcypher and NWO.


N.R.T. (Naomi) Messing

Program Officer (NWO Domain ENW)

Team member of dcypher. Involved in organizing events and other activities; previous project leader Matchmaking CS 2012 and 2013, main contribution to the NCSRA symposium and organization of other