The pandemic accelerated the rise of the digital economy, forcing governments globally to rethink several industries’ functioning. It was the power of digital processes that helped keep the economy functional. GISEC’s hard-hitting conference agenda brings together handpicked global CISO’s, CIO’s, CTO’s, Big Thinkers & Futurists, Regulators & Policymakers at the brand new Government, Finance, Healthcare, Telecom, Energy & Utilities conference tracks, hear them unpack innovative strategies for creating a robust cyber-resilient ecosystem that inspires trust in the digital economy.
"ENABLING RESILIENCE IN DIGITAL ECONOMIES"
POWERFUL, PERSPECTIVE-SHIFTING, PROVOCATIVE TALKS, LIVE HACKS & MORE
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
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.
GISEC Inspire will bring together leading cybersecurity innovators, government leaders and technological futurists to promote ways to bring women into the cybersecurity field.
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.
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
THE OCTAGON: CAPTURE THE FLAG
Exciting new feature, inviting 80+ global teams, 300+ participants vying for the crown through a nail biting competition!
Public Cyber Awareness
Private consulting rooms where region’s brightest minds offer series of outstanding knowledge transfer sessions to help InfoSec professionals spark new ideas to better protect their companies
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.
AI tops the 8 cybersecurity trends that will shape 2021, AI a friend or foe? hear from the global CISO’s
- The `Splinternet`: its impact on Cybersecurity
- Next generation technology: ubiquitous connectivity, for example autonomous vehicles
- Cyber Insurance: its advantages and implications on data privacy
- The deciding factor: International cooperation and collaboration
Israel Discovery Day
- The Israeli cyber ecosystem - trends, investments, increase
- From 8200 - to Check Point - Why has Israel become a cyber "tech nation"? What are the ingredients to become a cybersecurity leading country?
- Threats and Challenges - What are the challenges and threats Israel is facing and how Israel should be prepared to defend its national infrastructure system?
- The next war - how cybersecurity will be reflected in the next war?
INSPIRE (Women in Cybersecurity)
GISEC Inspire will bring together leading cybersecurity innovators, government leaders and technological futurists to promote ways to bring women into the cybersecurity field. Disparity between genders in the workforce has been detrimental, but research shows that increasing diversity is not only good for the company, but the economy as a whole.
- How it started vs. how it’s going: Overcoming challenges in male-dominated industries
- Women in cybersecurity – The hard truth in numbers - A macro-outlook
- Breaking barriers and busting myths: What’s really holding women back in cybersecurity?
GISEC Startups will assemble cybersecurity founders, investors and big thinkers as we delve deeper into recent funding rounds, high-growth startups and roads to success, and innovations in new and emerging technologies.
KEY REASONS TO ATTEND
Award winning CISOs
Learn from Global CISOs setting trends at some of the world’s most iconic companies
Major security agencies
Get intelligence briefings on new threats from major international security agencies
Network with 1,000
Enhance your network, meeting with over 1,000+ fellow delegates; making it the largest cyber security and tech conference in MEASA.
100+ CIO/CISO/VP of top companies like Telefonica, Saudi Ports, IKEA Group, Amazon Pay India, DHL Express, Dubai Health Authority, Habib Bank Ag, Juma Al Majid Group, Al Maskari Holding, Bank of Jordan, General Motors MENA, Dubai Customs, General Electric MENA, Union National Bank, Majid Al Futtaim Retail – Carrefour, Lulu Group International and many more.