The Octopus Conference, held every 12 to 18 months by the Council of Europe, constitutes one of the biggest and finest platforms of exchange in cybercrime gathering experts from more than 100 countries, international organisations, private sector and academia.

Each Octopus Conference has a specific focus linked to the latest cybercrime issue.

The Octopus Conference 2023 took place between 13-15 December 2023 in Bucharest, Romania.