Agenda day 1Tuesday 28 May 2019 - Sandton Convention Centre

Arrival and registration
Opening remarks from the Chair
Opening Keynote Address: Examining the impact of people, processes, technology and regulation in combating cyber-attacks: how much progress have we made?

Charl van der Walt, chief strategy officer, SecureData SensePostCharl van der Walt, Chief Strategy Officer, SecureData SensePost (UK)

International Keynote Address: Politics and power in cybersecurity: how cyber operations are intimately linked with geo-strategy

Pukhraj Singh, Security Operations and Threat Intelligence Practitioner/WriterPukhraj Singh, Security Operations & Threat Intelligence Practitioner (India)

International Keynote Address: Israel's strategic response to the cyber threat

Ofir Hason, CEO and Co-Founder, CyberGymOfir Hason, CEO & Co-Founder, CyberGym (Israel)

Morning refreshments and networking
Total Wipe Out: What could happen if cyber criminals successfully attacked a country's critical infrastructure systems?

Veronica Schmitt, Lead Forensic Analyst, DFIR Labs

Panel discussion Assessing SA's national cyber risk 'thermometer' - what is our national risk level and how prepared are we in the case of an attack?

Moderator: Craig Rosewarne, Managing director, Wolfpack Information RiskCraig Rosewarne, Managing Director, Wolfpack Information Risk

Lunch and networking

Track One - Strategy and User Awareness

This track takes a strategic look at implementing a business-driven cyber security plan and where the responsibility for cyber security should sit within your organisation. It also examines how to raise awareness of cyber security throughout your business, from the boardroom to the shop-floor.

Developing a business-driven security strategy around prevention, detection, response and recovery
Where does cybersecurity belong in your organisation? Creating the right culture and structure to enable cybersecurity to be effective
Afternoon refreshments and networking
Panel discussion How do you increase user awareness and keep your workforce 'cyberfit'?
Cyber insurance: what are the benefits and what to look out for when choosing a cyber insurance product?
Panel discussion Less cybersecurity and more business
Closing remarks from the Chair and End of Day One
Official event cocktail function sponsored by Cisco

Track Two - Governance, Risk, Compliance and Regulation

This track will provide an update on all the current and proposed legislation around cyber security, most notably, the Cybercrimes Bill. It also examines the need to quantify your cyber risk and how to empower your internal audit team to assist with cyber security.

Quantifying cyber risk - bridging the divide between technology and the Board

Moderator: Johan Botha, Chair, South Africa Chapter, FAIR InstituteJohan Botha, Chair, South Africa Chapter, FAIR Institute

Panel discussion How do you empower your internal audit team to assist with cybersecurity?
Afternoon refreshments and networking
An update on the Cybercrimes Bill
Achieving compliance with security and privacy regulations: POPIA & GDPR
No organisation is an island: Managing security under data processing relationships with empathy

David Luyt, associate, MichalsonsDavid Luyt, Associate, Michalsons

Closing remarks from the Chair and End of Day One
Official event cocktail function sponsored by Cisco

Track Three - Trends Impacting Security

This track will focus on the latest technology developments and the implications they have for information and cyber security. Some of the subjects covered include: AI, blockchain, cloud, IOT, containerisation, mobile devices, DevSecOps and much more.

Cloud security: how does the traditional security model need to change for cloud services?
Securing your IoT architecture
Afternoon refreshments and networking
Analysing the latest threats to security on mobile devices and how to respond
Examining vulnerabilities in container environments and how to secure them
Cyber resiliency: examining how to create multiple layers of protection to minimize the risk of attacks
Closing remarks from the Chair and End of Day One
Official event cocktail function sponsored by Cisco

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