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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?

Ahmed Abdel Hamid

AWS Security and Compliance Lead, Public Sector, MEA

Ahmed Elraghy

Senior Advisor, ITU

Andrea Rigoni

Partner – Government and Public Services Global Cyber Leader, Deloitte

Amgad Zaki

Senior Solutions Architect

Ali Khan

Partner, Risk Advisory, Cyber Detect & Respond Leader

Aditya Arora

AI Scientist at Bayanat for Mapping and Surveying, UAE.

Ali Hussain Al Khamis

CISO, Raya Financing Company

Aviad Tamir

Commercial Attaché - Israel's Economic and Trade Mission to the UAE


FOUNDER - DIRECTOR, Pure ID Labs Limited

Alessandro Monforte

Senior Lead, Cloud Security, Cisco

Arjun V

Security Engineer, Carnet Systems, India

Arjun Vijay

Security Engineer, Innspark Solutions, India

Amer Sharaf

Director of Compliance Support and Alliances, Dubai Electronic Security Center

Ahmed Al Zarouni

VP & Head of IT Department, Investment Corporation of Dubai

Apollinaire Moreno

Public Cloud Sales Lead, Fortinet International Emerging Markets

Ashok Kavichandran

Vice President of Sales, Fire Compass

Andrew Ginter

VP Industrial Security, Waterfall Security

Award-winning journalist & former BBC presenter, reported across 30 countries

Amandeep Bhangu

Award-winning journalist & former BBC presenter, reported across 30 countries

Cybersecurity influencer & powerhouse fuelling global strategies & policies

Abdul-Hakeem Ajijola

Chair, African Union Cyber Security Expert Group

Winner Arab CISO Award 2021, Member EC-Council CCISO advisory board

Ahmed Nabil Mahmoud

Regional Senior Business Information Security and Risk Officer (BISO), Standard Chartered Bank

Security Leader of the 2030 transformation vision in Medina Health Cluster

Abdullah Marghalany

Cybersecurity Chief Officer, Ministry of Health General Directorate of Health Affairs in Medina

Ali AlKhamis

CISO, Raya Financing

Heads Cybersecurity at the biggest financial institution in the Sultanate, listed amongst the top 50 banks by Forbes Middle East

Abhishek Pratap Singh

Head of Information Security Governance and Risk, Bank Muscat, Oman

Rolled Out World's first CyberAlarm solution to protect businesses and public against cybercrime

Andrew Gould

Cyber Crime Programme Lead, National Police Chiefs' Council, UK

Cyber security Healthcare specialist

Ashish Khanna

Shadow CISO & Cybersecurity Advisor, Dubai Government entity

Leads federal level policy making at the world's second largest economy

Atsushi Umino

Director of the Office of the Director-General for Cybersecurity, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan

Global trailblazer, driving the company’s cybersecurity vision of building a safe and secure intelligent connected digital world in the UAE and the region

Aloysius Cheang

Chief Security Officer, Huawei UAE

Award winning CISO from one of the top 100 global universities

Ayad (Ed) Sleiman

CISO, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Media publishing industry info sec excellence awardee of the leading newspaper in UAE

Anoop Paudval

Information Security Manager, Gulf News