“Gisek 2017” brings together global security experts




Gulf Security Information Security Conference and Exhibition

The conference and exhibition highlights cybercrime that affect governments and businesses
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The Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) is organizing the Gulf Information Security Conference and Exhibition (GISEC) from 21 to 23 May 2017. The event brings together e-security experts from around the region and the world to discuss various industry issues and highlight the latest innovations in urban technologies and services Smartphones, during the largest e-security event in the Middle East, held in conjunction with ITX.

With the increasing number of crimes and cyber attacks on regional government entities and private enterprises, Gisek 2017 will focus on the needs of public and private sector companies across the MENA region to create a robust e-security framework that is expected to reach market value In the Middle East to 22.14 billion dollars by 2022, according to a report from Markets and Markets.

The urgent need to develop the infrastructure of institutions, agencies and companies and to enhance their investments in cybercrime defense solutions has led to the participation of a number of strategic partners at the governmental and public sector levels, including the Dubai Smart Initiative, Dubai Police and the National Center for Cyber ​​Security in the Kingdom. Saudi Arabia, which was recently established and is responsible for developing e-security policy and spending in the largest consumer market in the region. The conference will also bring together more than 70 delegates from regional government departments responsible for e-security and spending on smart technologies for effectiveness.

The Gisek 2017 event hosts more than 500 international delegates and more than 75 high-profile speakers including the UK government liaison offices GCHQ, Interpol, HSBC, AXA, Will Fargo, GSK and other institutions. The event is expected to attract more than 6,000 visitors over its three days.

In addition to sharing the best global practices required to address the growing fears of cyber attacks and the growing number of piracy at the highest levels, the Gisek 2017 will launch the first-ever Emerging Business Wing, with more than 50 companies exhibiting cutting-edge products and solutions that drive innovation In the field of smart technologies.

Representatives from several emerging companies will also have the opportunity to attend a dedicated GESSEC conference, where they will present their evolving concepts directly to the audience. In general, GESSEC will discuss opportunities, challenges and market needs across the region’s e-security sector. The protection of critical infrastructure, electronic investment, large data, etc. will be on the list of topics that will receive special focus.

Commenting on the event, Trixie Loh Marmand, Senior Vice President, Dubai World Trade Center, said: “We are seeing more online data storage and sharing than ever before, as well as more online business . With this increase in data volumes, there is a greater need now to be more cautious and secure on the Internet. Gisek brings together the world’s leading figures and thinkers under one roof to discuss the best ways to evolve and face threats of all kinds. More importantly, this year’s effectiveness is strategically supported at the government level by the region’s largest multidisciplinary spending in ICT, smart technologies and e-security. We expect three days of knowledge sharing, networking and agreements. ”

The core sponsors include Dark Mater, a partner in the field of e-security innovations; Digi Robotic, as a smart manufacturing partner, Gulf Business Machines as the official sponsor of security solutions; Spire Solutions, Cisco, Spire Solutions, Platinum Sponsors, InfoWatch as Moderator, Barracuda and MIP as pre-registration sponsors, Lenovo and Intel as guest sponsors.

With the support of GITEX Technology Week, the region’s leading communications and information technology industry, JISC 2017 will be open exclusively to the security and intelligence community, including government departments, corporations and institutions. Attendance at the exhibition halls will be free, but attendees should purchase tickets to attend the conference.


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