Lightning talks

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the Octopus Conference 2021 will be a 100% online event. The Lightning talks will be held on 17 and 18 November 2021.


Deadline for submission of proposals was 1 November 2021, 10:00 AM Strasbourg time.

We would like to thank everyone who submitted their idea and for their willingness to share it with the community. 

What is the format?

  • video conference platform
  • 1 slide only
  • Duration of presentation 6 minutes
  • 4 minutes Q&A from the public.
  • Presentation languages; English, French, Spanish and Portuguese

This year's selected speakers and their ideas:  

Talks Talks

2019 shared experiences!

Share with our online participants of the Octopus Conference a project, an idea or raise a call to action related to cybercrime or electronicevidence.

In the 2019 edition of the Octopus Conference, we learnt more about the impact of counterfeiting and internet fraud on health, security and the economy from Niger’s Digital Economy Director or the importance of data retention in two crime investigation cases from the Czech Republic.


Previous editions

Edition 2019 of the Octopus Conference offered fruitful discussions during the Lightning Talks, please find more information about it here and have a look at the drawings of the debate