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Saudi CyberSec Summit

The blueprint of ‘Vision 2030’ directed towards KSA’s transformation into a digitally enabled trade, innovation and investment hub has led to heavy investments in advanced technologies such as 5G, Cloud Computing, AI, IoT, Robotics and Smart cities. Thus, placing major emphasis on the importance of the right digital infrastructure and a future ready cyber defence strategy. The intent is to overhaul the current economic model to that which will be centred upon innovation and driven by advance technological capabilities, resulting into long-term socioeconomic benefits within the Kingdom.

Considering the Kingdom’s economic prowess and the current geopolitical landscape, there is an evident realization for the need of a dynamic, robust and resilient cyber security capabilities to safeguard the vibrant future of the nation in today’s digital ecosystem

The Saudi CyberSec Summit 2020

To achieve the ambitious Vision 2030, collaboration between the private sector and regulatory entities is essential to enable mass awareness and optimised investments into developing the right cyber security framework while nurturing critical talent.

At the Saudi CyberSec Summit, gain strategic insights on the latest technological advancements within the gambit of cyber security. Learn from some of the best minds delivering realistic insights on how to redefine security frameworks and efficiently mitigate cyber threats.

Our Speakers

Rasha Abu AlSaud
EVP - Head of Information Security Risk, The National Commercial Bank - AlahliNCB
Hans Henrik Christensen
Vice President - Dubai Technology Entrepreneurship Centre, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
Mohammad Khatib
Director Of Information Technology, Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP)
Ali Abdulla Hassan
Head of IT, National Oil and Gas Authority, Bahrain
Mohamed Saad Mousa
CISO, Ikea Group
Abdullah Al-Omari
Senior Executive Officer - Security & Privacy, Mobily
Abdullah Biary
Chief Information Security Officer, Saudi Cooperative Insurance Company (Salama)
Yasser J. AlGhamdi
Cyber Defense Center Director, Saudi Telecom Company
Reshaid Alreshaid
Financial Sector Cyber Security Manger, SAMA

Our Partners

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Saudi Highlights

  • ICT will contribute around 5% to the KSA’s total GDP and 8% to non-oil GDP by 2022
  • USD 5 Billion – expected cyber security market value by 2022
  • 1,60,000 - daily cyberattacks on public and private sectors (as of 2019)
  • 45% - are hacktivism driven cyber attacks in the Middle East

Top Cyber Incidents

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  • Malware attacks
  • Ransomware attacks
  • Data breaches
  • Remote Access Trojans
  • Distributed Denial-of-service (DDoS)
  • Cyber kinetic attacks (digital attacks which have a physical consequence - causing machinery to malfunction and cause damage or de-energising critical facilities)

Industry Focus

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Companies

Participants

Individuals

Corporates

Start-ups

Government

Product Companies
& Academia

Attendee Profile

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  • SVP, VP, Directors
  • IT Director/ HoDs
  • Cyber Security
  • Ethical Hackers
  • CEO/CIO /CTO/CSO/CISO/CDO
  • IT Security Advisor/ Heads/ lead/Specialist
  • IT Auditors
  • IT Consultants
  • Information Security Manager
  • Head of Planning, Governance, Risk
  • Head of SCADA
  • Head of Automation/Smart Grids/Digital Oilfields/ICT

From Streams

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  • Information Security
  • Cyber Security
  • Cyber Threat Management
  • Cyber Security Intelligence
  • Security risk
  • Cloud services
  • Cloud technology
  • Identity and access management
  • Incident response
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Privacy
  • Data Operations
  • GDPR & Data Protection
  • Customer data program
  • IT Security