BSides Cape Town is an annual Information/Security conference that is different, just like the other chapters of BSides around the world. They are a volunteer-organized event, put on by and for the community. Each year there is a staff of committee members and volunteers. There is a low-cost fee charged to the public to attend … Read more
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and few minutes of cyber-incident to ruin it. – Stéphane Nappo, Global CISO, Société Générale CISO Africa Cape Town 2019 is a peer-led conference for IT security, fraud, and risk experts. This event will showcase pragmatic IT leaders’ strategies to mitigate threats and will deliver high-level interactive … Read more
Cybersecurity remains a global risk. Organizations are still under constant pressure to ensure that their information and assets are protected and that the security measures they have in place can handle any potential cyber attacks. The Cyber Security Symposium Africa (CSSA) is aimed at bringing together those in the security sector to share knowledge and … Read more
This Alliance Chapter will focus on building a decision making and decision-influencing community focused on impacting the ICT and Information Security division of enterprises and upper mid-market organizations from the Western Cape in South Africa. Their areas of focus include Influencing & Buy-in for Security investment from the Board, Threat Intelligence, Socializing InfoSec Policy, 3rd … Read more
This year our theme is “Back to the Basics”. This theme covers a large spectrum, from the BASIC programming language, through basic mistakes made in hardware. Fundamentals of personal privacy in the information age and fresh takes on basic information security problems through to applying basic principles to new problems. We encourage talks from all … Read more
Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is where the world’s top CIOs and senior IT executives immerse themselves in the emerging trends shaping IT and business. Through an unparalleled confluence of Gartner analysts, industry experts, peers and solution providers, you’ll uncover new ways to approach critical challenges, make decisions with confidence and become an even more effective leader.
Cybersecurity remains a global risk. Institutions are under constant pressure to ensure that their information and assets are protected and that the security measures they have in place can handle any potential cyberattacks. The Cyber Security Symposium Africa (CSSA) is aimed at bringing together those in the security sector to share knowledge and ideas, and … Read more
Just like the other chapters of BSides around the world, BSides Cape Town is an annual Information / Security conference that’s different. We’re a volunteer-organized event, put on by and for the community. There is a nominal fee charged to the public to attend BSides Cape Town. Currently, almost 100% of our costs are covered … Read more
AfricaCom is the one of the must attend event of the year. Bigger and more comprehensive than ever before, with a broader free content programme, 450 exhibitors, and 100’s of prominent industry speakers, AfricaCom offers an unparalleled with thousands of like-minded individuals and; forge new collaborations that will move your business ahead. In 2017, explore … Read more
The inaugural Cyber Security Symposium Africa (CSSA), aims to provide a platform for those in the security field to share knowledge and ideas, and identify possible collaborations. The event is hosted by the University of Cape Town in partnership with Dimension Data.