Hyderabad to host International Cyber Security Conference


· Second edition of 2-day meet to begin on December 14

· Global experts and 30 Indian companies to participate

· Cyber security critical as digital payments gain traction

Hyderabad, November 05, 2017: Hyderabad, India’s prominent Information Technology hub, will host Cyber Security Conference, a two-day interface between domain experts, professionals and the public to brainstorm on the most challenging issue of today’s world, Cyber Security.

The two-day conference, scheduled to commence on December 14, 2017 at HICC Novotel, Hyderabad will have top experts in Information Security, Data Security and IT Infrastructure and police department as keynote speakers panellists. Besides, 30 promising Indian companies will showcase their technical expertise and products at the event.

The Cyber Security Conference is being held with the support of Cyber Society of India, Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), Computer Society of India, CIO Review and Consulate General of Israel, Bengaluru.

“In today’s world, cyber security is critical to defending the sovereignty of nations across the globe and in countries such as India that are in the forefront of digitalization of currency transactions the issue assumes even greater significance. Keeping in view of the current global scenario we have chosen key topics for discussion at the conference Viz Defending Democracy, Protecting Critical Infrastructure, Demonetization – Cyber Crime & Fraud, Stopping Ransom& Dark Net, Privacy & GDPR –Are You Ready? Think Again, Cyber Defence Capacity Building, Incident Response-Lessons Learned, and presentations from Start-ups, said Prema L Zilberman, General Manager of Kenes Exhibitions, organizing the meet.

The success of the maiden edition of Cyber Security Conference in 2016 has enthused domain experts to take active part in this year’s event ( http://kenes-exhibitions.com/cybersecurity/ ), said Prema. Experts from the IT Ministry, Council of Information Security, Indian Institute of Technology, Cyber Security & Forensics, Cyber Law Consultants will speak at the conference. Some of them are:

Dr. Shai Moses, Consul for Trade & Economic Affairs, Consulate of Israel, Bengaluru

Alok Gupta , Founder CEO, Pyramid Cyber Security & Forensics

Danny Noy , Senior Director and PM for CERT projects at Rafael AdvancedDefence Systems Ltd, Israel

Jiten Jain CEO, Indian InfoSec Consortium

Ram Levi CEO, Konfidas Israel

Eli Zilberman Caspi , Partner, Konfidas, Israel

Prashant Mali , President, Cyber Law Consulting, India

Dinesh Pillai , CEO, Mahindra Special Services Group

Shay Shabtai , Colonel (Ret.), Strategic Expert Israel

Dr. Sandeep K. Shukla , Head, Department of CS & Engineering, IIT, Kanpur

Rakshit Tandon , Director, Executive Council of Information Security India

Hans Henseler , Co-Founder and CEO Track Inspector Netherlands

Ms. Vineet Rastogi , GM & Director, SBIICM

G.B.Shaikh , V.P- CtrlS Data Centres Limited

Corporate Comm India(CCI Newswire)