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CSO100 Awards & Symposium

Building the Cybersecurity Defence for a Digital-First World

The Leela Palace, Jaipur, India

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CSO 100 Symposium and awards



IDC's Future of Trust India survey reveals some of the enlisted insights, that can provide guidance to business leaders on specific technologies such as threat intelligence, SASE, the convergence of operational technology and information technology, IAM and achieving trust in a threat-prone ecosystem:

•    72.5% of the enterprises stated that they use threat intelligence products or services in their organization, and 26.5% stated that they plan to implement it in the next two years.

•    Almost 92% of the enterprises stated that they believe the use of SASE will grow as a part of their enterprise's strategy to implement a more agile, pervasive cybersecurity strategy.

•    Majority of the enterprises stated that the alarming increase in sophisticated external cyber threats and cybersecurity attacks is one of their greatest challenges in establishing organizational trust today.

The CSO100 Awards & Symposium will shine a spotlight on the transformative forces reshaping the cybersecurity landscape. Building upon the challenges and changes observed in 2023, our theme for 2024 underscores the pivotal role of AI, Digital Transformation, and Cloud Adoption in shaping the future of cybersecurity. Join IDC & Foundry as we chart a path towards securing the future of trust in a world where AI, digital transformation, and cloud adoption are key drivers of innovation and progress.

Why Attend?

•    Honouring the excellence in security practices amongst India inc and the officers implementing robust strategies at their organisations
•    Keynote sessions and exhilarating panel discussions, power sessions by security vendors
•    CSO100 Winners are the highest level of security leaders from India’s largest companies
•    Pan-India audience across industries with appropriate representation under one roof
•    Opportunity to cement relationships between sellers and buyers of enterprise tech



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Roundtable Tracks (Parallel Sessions)


Registration & Tea/Coffee


Opening Act


Welcome Address


Cybersecurity 2024: A Visionary Fusion with GenAI for Tomorrow's Defense


The Key to Building Trust for a Successful Business in 2024


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Purple: Powering the SOC of the Future


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Tea/Coffee & Networking Break


End User Case Study: Fintech Strategy for Data Security and Privacy in AI Era


Cyber Resilience for the AI era: Strategies to Reduce Risk, Enhance Ransomware Readiness and Guarantee Recovery


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Shaping Security Strategies for the Digital-First Organization


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Platinum Tracks (Parallel Sessions)


Feast Fit for a King: Indulge in Royalty at Our Event Lunch


CSO Tech Talk : Navigating the Cyber Frontier with Current Security Trends


Special Keynote: Addressing Security Risks for Gen AI While Managing Attacks


Tackling Legal Challenges in AI-Enabled Cybersecurity Landscape


Roundtable Tracks (Parallel Sessions)




Cocktail Dinner: CSO100 Awards, Special Awards


End of Day 1


Sakshi Grover

Senior Research Manager, Cybersecurity Services, IDC Asia/Pacific

Praveen Kulkarni

Country Manager - Security Risk & Governance, OpenText

Yogesh Gupta

Editorial Director - Events, India & META, Foundry

Jyoti Lalchandani

Regional Managing Director, Middle East, Türkiye, Africa & India, IDC

Shabir Bhat

Regional Director - India, Middle East & Africa, Checkmarx

Prateek Bhajanka

APJ Field CISO, SentinelOne

Hilal Ahmed Lone

CISO, Razorpay

Balaji Rao

Area Vice President, India & SAARC, Commvault

Sudeep Kumar Das

(CISA, CISSP), Pre-Sales Manager, India & SAARC, Tenable

Yuvraj Pradhan

Director Solution Engineering, APAC & Japan , SonicWall

Rahulkrishna Gupta

Principal Solution Architect for APAC, SUSE

Sivaramakrishnan Krishnamurthy

Technical Director, Pre-Sales, Quest

Sudip Banerjee

CTO, APJ, Zscaler

Sakshi Grover

Senior Research Manager, Cybersecurity Services, IDC Asia/Pacific

Sanjeev Kaushik

CISO, Adani Airport Holdings Ltd

Dr. Jagannath Sahoo

CISO, Gujarat Fluorochemicals

Shibu K. Thomas

GM & CISO,The South Indian Bank

Kavitha Srinivasulu

Global Head Cyber Risk & Data Privacy – BFSI R&C, TCS

Sapan Talwar

Global CISO, Perfetti Van Melle

Khushbu Jain

Practicing Advocate Supreme Court of India & Partner, Ark Legal

Aftab Syed

Country Manager - India, Skybox Security

Debjyoti Guha

Technical Director - India, Southeast Asia & Japan, Skybox Security

Bhawani Singh

Principal Solution Architect, Checkmarx

Vishal Bindra

CEO, ACPL Systems Pvt. Ltd.

Srilekha Veena Sankaran

Identity Security Solutions Consultant at ManageEngine

Brijesh Miglani

Principal SASE Consultant, APAC, Forcepoint

Girish Kulkarni

CISO, eHealth Research Center (EHRC), International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIITB), CISO at NIMHANS

Vasant Rao

Managing Director, India & South Asia, IDC

Ritesh Mishra

Vice President & Global IT Infrastructure & Security, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories

Irshad Saifi

Director IT and Digitization (CDIO), Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.

Baidyanath Kumar

Chief Information Security Officer, JK Cement Ltd. (JK Organisation)

Himachal Jothinarasimhan

Head Cyber Security, Ashok Leyland

Satyavrat Mishra

Head - Corporate IT, Global CISO, Godrej Industries

Pradipta Patro

Head of Cyber Security & IT Platform at KEC International Limited (An RPG Group Company)

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