April C Wright is an author, teacher, community leader, and hacker who has been a generalist for the last 25+ years, breaking, making, fixing, and defending "all the things" while playing security roles on offensive, defensive, operational, and development teams throughout her career.Read bio
As chief strategy officer, Charl van der Walt is responsible for defining and driving the strategic initiatives of SensePost that will position the company and broader SecureData Group to face the technology and business challenges we and our customers will experience over the next five years.Read bio
Helge Husemann is a Security Expert on a mission: protecting businesses from malware. Husemann has spent the past 15 years immersed in technology and has been focusing in on the ways that malware disrupts, disables and destroys businesses.Read bio
Jacqueline Fick is currently employed by Cell C as executive head: Forensic Services (Head of Department) and has also temporarily managed the Information Security portfolio.Read bio
Jason Jordaan is considered a leading authority in the field of digital forensics and cyber crime investigation and prevention, in a forensics career that began in 1991.Read bio
Originally from the UK, Jeremy Matthews is a 20-year veteran of the local IT industry, with a range of experience covering enterprise software sales, application integration, Web enablement and IT security.Read bio
Jhonathan Espinosa is a software developer, and has worked developing systems since 2007 in public entities such as Francisco Jose of Caldas University, National Institute of Health, and privates entities such as WSP Global in Research and Development as project leader.Read bio
Jose Pino is a security researcher and businessman, expert in bug hunting, known for helping to improve the security of companies like Dropbox, EBay, PayPal, Mozilla, Microsoft, Twitter, Yahoo, MEGA including Harvard University.Read bio
She takes part in cyber maturity assessments and advisory, user awareness programmes, penetration testing and social engineering for industries including financial services, public services, telecommunications, logistics and mining.Read bio
Network and security engineer with 14 years' experience, Lydie Nogol is an information security manager in a leading telecoms company in Central Africa, in charge of implementing information security programmes company-wide.Read bio
Manuel Corregedor is COO at Telspace Systems. He has a passion for information security and, over the years, has gained significant knowledge and experience in both the technical (operational) and management areas of information security.Read bio
Mutemwa has five years working experience with Telkom SA as a strategy architect in various roles such as designing data centre networks, user-access networks and storage networks.Read bio
Nkosana Mbokane is CEO of Technochange Solutions, the ICT organisation that advises some fortune 500 companies on corporate governance, IT governance, IT strategic planning and enterprise risk management.Read bio
Rodrigo Rubira Branco (BSDaemon) works as senior principal security Rresearcher at Intel Corporation in the Security Centre of Excellence where he leads (technical) the teams responsible for the advanced security of Client Segment (Core SoC and PCH), BIOS and IoT SoC.Read bio
Russell Opland has designed, implemented, and led privacy and information security programmes for extremely large and prestigious organisations in the US for over 10 years, serving as their chief privacy and information security officer.Read bio
Watch this space for more exciting updates on our local and international speaker line up...
Prodata - Founded in 1992, is a leading Value Added Distributor of specialised hardware and software solutions across the African Continent and surrounding Indian Ocean Islands. With sound management, a driven sales team and an excellent administrative support system, Prodata is a master in the distribution field.
Darktrace is the world's leading machine learning company for cyber security. The Enterprise Immune System uses AI algorithms to automatically detect and take action against cyber-threats. A self-configuring platform, Darktrace requires no prior set-up.
Please visit www.darktrace.com
Concilium specialises in providing solutions for security threat mitigation, end to end service visibility and test, certification and maintenance of high speed copper or fibre enterprise and datacentre networks.
Please visit www.concilium.co.za/enterprise
Panda Security is a European based security vendor with a global footprint. Initially focused on the development of antivirus software, the company has since expanded its line of business to advanced cyber-security services with technology for preventing cyber-crime and addressing advanced threats. The Adaptive Defense product family is an Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solution that addresses the changed threat landscape with a differentiated approach using machine learning and big data. The company is recognized by Gartner as Europe's sole EDR vendor. In 2006, Jeremy Matthews founded Panda's local office in Cape Town, opening the international vendor's first presence on the African continent.
Please visit www.pandasecurity.com/southafrica/intelligence-platform/
Risk-X is a global provider of practical and effective Governance, Risk, Training, Audit, Advisory and Assurance services and solutions. When it comes to security and specialist resources we have real world experience across all market sectors and verticals.
Please visit www.risk-x.co.za
OT-Morpho is now IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, with the ambition to empower citizens and consumers alike to interact, pay, connect, travel and vote in ways that are now possible in a connected environment.
Please visit www.idemia.com
TechnoChange Solutions recognizes the importance of securing our global customer's data. Building effective systems, improving corporate governance, regulatory compliance, high success rate in strategic ICT project outcomes and enterprise risk management. We are the trusted IT consulting company by our global customers on CyberSecurity strategies, Enterprise Risk Management, public sector policy management, and data protection. Our team consist of highly skilled international management consultants.
See more at: http://www.technochangesolutions.com/.
ITWeb’s Brainstorm is a local monthly magazine for decision-makers and other intelligent people. Brainstorm offers content on burning business issues that is fresh, controversial, independent and valuable.
See more at: www.brainstormmag.co.za.
CareerWeb was launched in 1999 and is the leading ICT job portal that focuses purely on the ICT industry. CareerWeb is commited to providing the best service and value to this specialist niche market. CareerWeb is the career site of sister publication ITWeb. CareerWeb is in a unique position to target ICT professionals. It is the premier career site providing IT professionals with a ‘one-stop shop’ for career opportunities, career and salary advice and CV storage. This makes CareerWeb the perfect place for advertising job vacancies and targeting skilled IT professionals.
See more at: careerweb.co.za.