The world is witnessing a paradigm shift in the way technology is perceived. The world, as we know it, is at its pinnacle of innovation, with both governments and
private entities having an active participation in it.
While there have been several advancements in the space of innovation, we were also plagued by several high-profile privacy and cybersecurity breaches and attacks.
CISO MAG, a cybersecurity magazine from EC-Council, realizes there is a continuous need to honor the leaders who have dedicatedly worked to thwart the cyber
threats. This was where CISO MAG Summit and Awards intervened as a significant game changer in the cyberspace security. The event celebrated the spirit of excellence in
the Cybersecurity domain and recognized the innovation, commitment, leadership, and sound business strategies of distinguished professionals and organizations.
The Middle East Edition of CISO MAG Summit and Awards was held on October 21, 2019, at JW Marriott Marquis in Dubai. This invite-only event had several sessions which included various leaders and achievers in cybersecurity discuss some pressing issues in the domain. Among the myriad topics discussed were: A New Era of Cyber Threats: The shift of Self-Learning,
Self-Defending Networks; Defense Follows Attack- The Outdated paradigm of cyber security; and The future of AI is Quantum.
The key topics of the panel discussions included Rethinking the Cyber Security Strategy and Achieving the right combination of analytics and cybersecurity to leverage the gains of Industry 4.0.
CISO MAG Summit and Awards received 100 nominations from close to 80 topnotch companies. All the entries were evaluated by an elite jury panel comprising:
This month I was part of the EC Council’s CISO Mag with my two awards 🙂
- Hall of Fame
- Cybersecurity Social Media Influencer