The definitive event for information security professionals

15 – 19 May 2017

WorkshopsMonday, 15 May – Focus Rooms, Sunninghill

Each of the workshops have been carefully considered based on the content and outcomes:

Seats are limited to 40 pax per workshop. Don't delay, register today!

Workshop 1:
Ransomware Protection Workshop

Yugan Reddy, CEO & Hein Smith, solutions architect, info|Guardian

Ransomware is a very prevalent online threat. Not only individual users but business of all types and sizes sufferer from ransomware viruses. Cyber criminals target everything from hospitals, universities, police departments, retail outlets to major financial institutions and they continue to demand more and more in ransom payments. Ransomware is very profitable as victims pay to salvage critical data. How do you protect your organisation from ransomware?

This training session will provide delegates with an in depth view on what ransomware looks like and how you can protect your organisation from such an attack.

  • What is Ransomware?
  • How do I know if/when I am infected?
  • You have been caught by Ransomware, what next
  • Negotiation and or payment
  • Protection mechanisms
  • Resources for you to practically implement
Arrival and registration
Workshop one commences
Networking and refreshments
Workshop one ends, lunch and networking opportunity

Workshop 2:
Cyber Insurance and Cyber Liability in a nutshell

Ryan van de Coolwijk, cyber risk insurance specialist, Hollard & Candice Sutherland, business development underwriter, Hollard

This training session will provide delegates with an in depth view on what cyber insurance is, what it's not, how it works and how it may or may not be beneficial to their organisation.
The session will take a deep dive into what is and what's not covered, what's in the fine print and what's required to qualify for cover.
We will provide an overview of the incident response process, how to integrate and leverage cyber insurance into the incident response process and run through a couple real world claim scenarios to illustrate how the cover responds.

  • An understanding of what cyber insurance is and is not
  • How to tailor a cyber insurance policy to your risk requirements
  • How to integrate and leverage a cyber insurance policy as part of the incident response process
  • Points to consider for incident readiness and ways to reduce the potential damage from an incident
Registration and lunch
Workshop one commences
Networking and refreshments
Workshop two ends


View all event fees

Standard registration fee (Monday 27 February 2017- Sunday 30 April 2017)
½ Day Workshop x 1 (15 May)
R 3,350.00
½ Day Workshop x 2 (15 May)
R 5,695.00
Late & on-site registration fee (Monday 1 May 2017 – Friday 19 May 2016)
½ Day Workshop x 1 (15 May)
R 3,852.50
½ Day Workshop x 2 (15 May)
R 6,549.25
All prices listed above exclude VAT.


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