Welcome to the chaire cyberCNI.fr!

Welcome to the chaire cyberCNI.fr! The chaire Cybersecurity for Critical Networked Infrastructures (Cyber CNI) is an industrial research chair led by Prof. Dr. Marc-Oliver Pahl. The chair was founded in 2016. The current industry partners in phase 2 (2019-2021) are Airbus, Amossys, BNP Paribas, EDF, Nokia Bell Labs, and SNCF.

cyberCNI.fr, hosted at IMT Atlantique in the SRCD department at the Rennes campus, and its partners.

The Cyber CNI Chair at IMT Atlantique is devoted to research, innovation, and teaching in the field of the cybersecurity of critical infrastructures, including industrial processes, financial systems, building automation, energy networks, water treatment plants, transportation. 

The chair covers the full stack from sensors and actuators and their signals over industrial control systems, distributed services at the edge or cloud, to user interfaces with collaborative Mixed Reality, and security policies.

The chair currently hosts 6+3 PhD students, 1+3 PostDocs, 11 Professors, 1+1 engineers, and 1 internship student. The chair runs a large testbed that enables applied research together with the industry partners. The industry partners of the second funding round are Airbus, Amossys, BNP Paribas, EDF, Nokia Bell Labs, and SNCF.

The chaire is located in Brittany, France. Brittany is the cybersecurity region number 1 in France. The chair Cyber CNI is strongly embedded in the cybersecurity ecosystem through its partnerships with the Pôle d’Excellence Cyber (PEC) and the Brittany Region. The chair provides a unique environment for cybersecurity research with lots of development possibilities.

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The chaire CyberCNI is a chair of the IMT located at the SRCD department at IMT Atlantique in Rennes.