Gulf Information Security Expo and Conference (GISEC)
Event submitted on Monday, July 22nd 2019, approved by Content Team ✓
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Eventhough we haven’t been to this conference yet, we know that it is one of the biggest security events in the Middle East. The cool thing about this event is that there will be a lot of training/workshops to choose from.
Conference Event Summary
The following description was either submitted by the Conference Organizer on Monday, July 22nd 2019, or created by us.
Update! This event was originally scheduled for April 6 – 8th but has been postponed due to Coronavirus.
GISEC is one of the largest, overshadowing other events in terms of aspiration, diversity, and scope, and the most impactful cybersecurity events in the region. In its 7th edition, GISEC welcomed more than 8,500 cyber-specific visitors and is co-located with Future Blockchain Summit, which collectively delivers more than 12,000 visitors.
The events’ agenda is directed by a powerful Advisory Board of senior end-users from Dubai Electronic Security Centre, Dubai Police, and Smart Dubai. Tackling global cybersecurity issues, it attracts a captive audience of decision-makers from more than 200 government departments and leading enterprises in the Middle East.
New for 2020 will be the Brain Pods, KSA Stage, Recruitment Barracks and Start-up Village. Returning in 2020 will include:
A first-ever for Dubai in such an open forum that will take a deep dive into the dark web and include some of the most exciting live hacks, covering the most controversial and cutting edge topics.
The ever-popular Secret Briefings return to GISEC. This is a series of closed-door lectures delivered by super-senior leaders for super senior leaders. These secret briefings are by invitation-only and one of the highlights for both sponsors and visitors.
B2B Matchmaking Program
With over half of attendees looking to buy products imminently, the event is launching a B2B matchmaking and networking platform – which helps visitors identify the right vendors before arriving and setting-up meetings at their stand.
GISEC Main Stage
The popular 3-day conference returns with a stellar lineup of the world’s leading cyber professionals. The agenda for the GISEC Conference is directed by a powerful Advisory Board of senior end-users from Dubai Electronic Security Center, Dubai Police, and Smart Dubai.
Designed for those who are serious in progressing their careers and keeping abreast of the newest in the cyberspace, the event will once again present the CPD accredited (ISC)2 work.