2021 EDITION SPARKED HUGE BUZZ WORLDWIDE

CYBERSECURITY INDUSTRY’S BEST MOMENTS AS IT HAPPENED

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THE ARAB WORLD'S LARGEST AND MOST IMPACTFUL CYBERSECURITY EVENT

GISEC 2021 wrapped up with the biggest cybersecurity business conversations and conversions to empower the accelerated digital transformations of recent years.

A strong wave of optimism buzzed in the air as the global cybersecurity community bumped elbows and got together to discuss pivotal turning points, awe-inspiring new innovations and industry-focused security strategies in the year’s safest and most demanded live, in-person cyber show. 

THE POWERFUL STORY OF CYBERSECURITY CONTINUES

We can’t wait to welcome you again live in-person at our next edition scheduled from 21 - 23 March 2022, Dubai World Trade Centre.

I WANT TO KNOW ABOUT EXHIBITING AT GISEC 2022

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HIGH-IMPACT INSIGHTS FROM WORLD-RENOWNED CYBERSEC PROFESSIONALS

CISOs and CEOs worldwide are living under the constant fear of becoming of the next big breach target. What strategies can help overcome this fear? How can enterprises be better protected in a COVID-changed world?

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  • H.E. Dr. Mohamed Al-Kuwaiti

    H.E. Dr. Mohamed Al-Kuwaiti

    Head of Cyber Security, United Arab Emirates Government , United Arab Emirates
  • Craig Jones

    Craig Jones

    Cybercrime Director, INTERPOL , Singapore
    Leads INTERPOL’s Cybercrime Directorate
  • Aloysius Cheang

    Aloysius Cheang

    Chief Security Officer, Huawei UAE , United Arab Emirates
    Global trailblazer, driving the company’s cybersecurity vision of building a safe and secure intelligent connected digital world in the UAE and the region
  • Jelena Matone

    Jelena Matone

    Senior Head, CISO & OpRisk, European Investment Bank , Luxembourg
    2019 CISO of the Year Luxembourg, Jelena leads the security strategies, policies and procedures for European Investment Bank, the lending arm of the European Union

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POWERING CYBER RESILIENCE ACROSS VERTICALS

FINANCE TRACK

FINANCE TRACK

Financial frauds are the main reason for a 40% increase in digital security spending. How can regulations and improving IT infrastructures help protect BFSI?

GOVERNMENT STAGE

GOVERNMENT STAGE

From ensuring citizen data privacy to safeguarding the connectivity used in autonomous transportation – hear from the world’s most progressive, digitally-powered government entities.

HEALTHCARE TRACK

HEALTHCARE TRACK

28+ million healthcare records were exposed in 2020. Healthcare’s top CISOs share the essential precautions to get ahead of the threats plaguing the sector.

TELECOM TRACK

TELECOM TRACK

43% of telecoms suffered from DNS-based malware in 2019. Leading industry authorities break down the tactics to combat these evolving threats at GISEC.

ENERGY & UTILITIES TRACK

ENERGY & UTILITIES TRACK

50% of cyber-attacks in the Middle East are targeted towards the energy sector. How can this traditionally slow and heavy-investment sector move fast on new security innovations?

POWERFUL, PERSPECTIVE-SHIFTING, PROVOCATIVE TALKS & HACKS

GISEC Main Stage

A stellar lineup of global CISO’s will discuss strategies to take advantage of AI-powered solutions, how to secure 5G - the most important network of the 21st century - and how enterprises can manage their concerns around cloud security. 

Israel Discovery Day

The first Israel Discovery Day will hear from experts who will explore how the advanced technological nation defends its national infrastructure, how it is using AI to mitigate threats, and how it is balancing national security and privacy.

Saudi Focus Day

Cybersecurity is becoming an essential priority in the Kingdom as it pushes ahead with its Vision 2030 ambitions. CISO’s, regulators, policy makers and cybersecurity authorities will reveal the Kingdom's cyber roadmap.

Africa Forum

Africa represents a hugely exciting innovation opportunity, with tremendous potential for technological transformation. African internet users are set to double to 1 billion by 2022, with the demand for advanced cybersecurity solutions and IT security skills set to explode.

GOVERNMENT STAGE

Thought leaders from Global Government entities in cybersecurity, exploring essential tools and processes for information and threat intelligence while examining the opportunities for developing cross border partnerships.

GISEC Inspire

GISEC Inspire will bring together leading cybersecurity innovators, government leaders and technological futurists to promote ways to bring women into the cybersecurity field.

Dark Stage

In a world where hackers launch a cyber attack every 39 seconds, the Dark Stage will showcase fascinating live hacks, investigating controversial topics including cyber warfare, nation state attacks, social engineering and the most dangerous activity on the dark web.

X-Lab Stage

Free-to-attend sessions on developments in cyber, cybertech, AI, blockchain and IOT, delivered by some of the best minds global industry has to offer.

CISO Club

CISO’s, CIO’s and Heads of IT are decision makers when it comes to purchasing cyber technology. A new initiative - CISO Club, includes high quality club card that gives access to the show, CISO lounge on site & free parking

GISEC Startups

GISEC Startups will assemble cybersecurity startup investors and founders to discuss the funding challenge expected in 2021 as we move away from technologies widely used during the pandemic, roads to success, and innovations in new and emerging technologies.

Public Cyber Awareness

Supporting TRAs objective to increase cyber awareness amongst the public through our series of cybersecurity workshops in English & Arabic.

Certified Trainings

Exclusive certified training's conducted over 3 days. InfoSec professionals can choose topics from :CERTIFIED ETHICAL HACKER, CISM, CISSP, GSEC: GIAC & OSCP

SAUDI FOCUS DAY: SHAPING THE KINGDOM’S DIGITAL FORTRESS

As it pushes ahead with its Vision 2030 ambitions, Saudi Arabia is ramping up cybersecurity across the nation. Hear from leading CISOs, regulators, policymakers and security authorities on its robust roadmap.

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  • Abdulrahman Al-Nimari

    Abdulrahman Al-Nimari

    Cybersecurity Director , Saudi Arabia
  • Arwa Alhamad

    Arwa Alhamad

    Cyber Security Enablement Director , STC , Saudi Arabia
  • Faisal Sibai

    Faisal Sibai

    Sr. Director CISO, "Confidential" , Saudi Arabia
  • Ibrahim Alshamranie

    Ibrahim Alshamranie

    Chief Security Officer , Huawei Saudi Arabia , Saudi Arabia
    Award winning CSO responsible for driving the Company’s cybersecurity vision of building a safe and secure intelligent connected digital world in Saudi and the region

INSPIRE: PATH-BREAKING WOMEN OF TECH

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  • Chris Kubecka

    Chris Kubecka

    Distinguished Chair, Middle East Institute's Cyber Program , Netherlands
    Responsible for getting the Saudi Aramco network back up and running after it was hit by one of the world's most devastating Shamoon cyberattacks
  • Dara Latinwo

    Dara Latinwo

    One Young World UK Ambassador, currently based in United Arab Emirates
    A One Young World (OYW) ambassador who was selected to attend the prestigious 2017 OYW Summit in Colombia
  • Dasha Deckwerth

    Dasha Deckwerth

    Founder, President & CISO, Stealth-ISS Group , United States
    Recognised as one of the Top 100 CISO’ss for 2020 at Black Hat USA 202, by Cyber Defense Magazine
  • Eman Alkhatib

    Eman Alkhatib

    UAE Sales Manager, Cyberknight , United Arab Emirates

 

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