Katja Kmet Vrčko – 5G and Cybersecurity Ad-hoc Working Group (5G CS WG)

Katja is a lawyer with 19 years of experience in electronic communications from the National Regulatory Authority perspective. As an inspector for more than nine years, she ran supervision procedures to ensure operator compliance with electronic communication legislation. For the last seven years, she has been Head of the Supervision Department for Operators within the national regulatory body.

She has extensive experience in electronic communications, more specifically in net neutrality, QoS, SMP market regulation and security and integrity of electronic communications networks. For the last six years, she has also been an active member of BEREC’s Open Internet Working Group. She has been an active member of national Inter-Ministerial expert working groups for electronic communication legislation, critical infrastructure, ePrivacy, cybersecurity and Network and Information Systems (NIS) for some years now. Katja has been a member of the ECASEC (former Article 13a) expert group of NRAs supported by ENISA for 11 years. As a Co-Chair of BEREC’s 5G CS WG, she also participates in NIS 5G CG meetings. Furthermore, she has been a member of the ENISA Advisory Group since February 2021.