IDC Security Roadshow Elevating the Security of the Future Enterprise

In-Person Event | Grand Hyatt Doha Hotels and Villas | June 6, 2022

Overview

Cyberattacks on critical infrastructure, governments, and sensitive data are increasing in volume and intensity. Cybersecurity has certainly expanded beyond technology and is now about a holistic process that includes business decisions, human beings, emerging technologies, and increasingly sophisticated adversaries.As networks evaporate and endpoints proliferate, relentless adversaries are continually adapting their attack vectors. In response, the need to ensure efficient and effective security across the entire enterprise has grown rapidly.

Enabling comprehensive threat detection and response mechanisms and improving cybersecurity maturity have become key priorities for organizations in Qatar. According to a recent IDC survey, 42% of Qatari organizations have already invested in threat intelligence services, while another 39% have already invested in threat detection and response solutions.

This event will explain why enabling visibility and control across your technology footprint is now vital. Industry experts will explore transformative technologies, dissect the ever-growing threat landscape, and examine the increasingly sophisticated nature of cyberattacks, all while discussing other real challenges to the security of the future enterprise.

Agenda

Time Event & Speakers

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8:30

Registration & Welcome Tea / Coffee

9:30

IDC Keynote: Elevating the Security of the Future Enterprise

Yesim Arac Ozturk

Research Manager, Turkey

Digital transformation has become a major disruptor of how companies operate today, and its importance is only growing with time. As companies increasingly turn toward technology to drive and innovate their business models, they become more vulnerable to cyberattacks from hackers and other malicious actors who are now innovating their attack vectors in parallel. Recent research has revealed that developing security and resilience excellence — through establishing security operations and enhancing security skills and processes — is the biggest strategic investment planned by 58% of CIOs and CISOs over the coming two years. While striving for greater efficiency, agility, and speed is a major priority, the lack of skills needed to navigate the constantly evolving cybersecurity landscape presents its challenges, and finding the right balance sets apart successful and well thought out cybersecurity strategies.

9:40

Managing Cybersecurity Risks in a Hyperconnected World

Elie Saliby

Cyber Security Consultant, Trend Micro

Today’s organizations are tackling a plethora of connected services, assets, identities, and devices, each having a range of inherent cyber risks and associated threat vectors. Effective Cyber Threat Defense strategies rely heavily on both managing enterprise cybersecurity risks and efficiently responding to threats. Trend Micro One brings a unique approach to unifying threat defense and attack surface reduction by combining the power of the Vision One platform with the extended ecosystem of third-party integration, threat intelligence, and security services. 

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9:55

Securing Modern Applications: What You Need to Know Now

Shabir Bhat

Regional Sales Director, Checkmarx

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10:10

Ransomware: Staying Ahead of the Intensifying Global Threat

Amin Shokri

Senior Enterprise Presales Manager, Kaspersky Lab

Ransomware is a pervasive threat to your business continuity and the attack is a classic ticking-clock scenario. It has already struck companies of all sizes across industries around the world. A complete ransomware strategy includes both reducing the risk of a successful attack and lessening the impact of an attack that does succeed. We will be discussing threats, trends, and readiness against ransomware attacks.

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10:25

Creating a Safer Future

Ghassan Kosta

General Manager, Google Cloud

Cybersecurity remains at the top of every organization’s agenda. Join this keynote session to explore how organizations, large and small, in the public or private sector, address today’s most prominent security challenges: * Zero Trust * Securing the Software Supply Chain * Ransomware and other emerging threats * Cloud governance and Digital Sovereignty Whether you are transforming digitally in the cloud, or continuing to operate with 

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10:40

Weathering the Cyberthreat Storm: 2022 Edition

Jean Saad

Senior Systems Engineer & Threat Intelligence Expert, CrowdStrike

This session will present a rundown of the major cyber incidents that have happened throughout the year and provide a glimpse into the future of cyberattacks. It will offer expert guidance on how to best prepare your organization for this future by securing authentication traffic and identity stores and leveraging threat intelligence and digital risk protection.

10:55

Networking Tea & Coffee Break

11:30

Track Sessions (Parallel Sessions)

Strong Security Posture Against Evolving Threat Landscape

11:29 - 11:30

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11:30 - 11:45

Extended Detection and Response - Demystifying Common Myths About XDR.

Tamer Odeh

Regional Sales Director, (META), SentinelOne
11:45 - 12:00

How to Recover from a Ransomware Attack: Cyber Recovery Services

Hakan Dincel

Country Manager (Gulf), Glasshouse
12:00 - 12:15

Today’s Top Cyber Trends and Attacks: By the Numbers

Hatem Ali

Regional Manager (Gulf), Mandiant

The True Resilience in Enterprise Security

11:29 - 11:30

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11:30 - 11:45

Security Automation for the Digital Journey

Mohammad Abu Jarour

Technical Account Manager – Presales (Middle East), Qualys
11:45 - 12:00

Beyond 2022: Get One Step Ahead of the Ransomware Attackers

Mohammed Al Tamimi,

Regional Director (MENA & Turkey), Rubrik
12:00 - 12:15

Why XDR is a must have security tool for today’s organizations

Strong Security Posture Against Evolving Threat Landscape
11:29 - 11:30

Start of Session Raffle - Montblanc Gift

11:30 - 11:45

Extended Detection and Response - Demystifying Common Myths About XDR.

11:45 - 12:00

How to Recover from a Ransomware Attack: Cyber Recovery Services

12:00 - 12:15

Today’s Top Cyber Trends and Attacks: By the Numbers

The True Resilience in Enterprise Security
11:29 - 11:30

Start of Session Raffle - Montblanc Gift

11:30 - 11:45

Security Automation for the Digital Journey

11:45 - 12:00

Beyond 2022: Get One Step Ahead of the Ransomware Attackers

12:00 - 12:15

Why XDR is a must have security tool for today’s organizations

12:15

Panel Discussion: Implementing a Successful Zero Trust Strategy

Alastair Thompson Carse

Senior Director of Infrastructure, Ooredoo Qatar

Adnan Abu Alhaiha

Group Head of Risk Management Qatar General Insurance & Reinsurance Co.

Yesim Arac Ozturk

Research Manager, Turkey

Zero trust involves protecting the IT environment from the broadest to the most granular to support the trust needed for digital transformation. The key to a trusted enterprise is developing a distributed integrity strategy that drives real-time decision making, continuous measurement of security and compliance, and granular access control with an architecture that supports automated security features.

13:00

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13:05

Networking Lunch Break

14:05

Close of Event

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General Information

In-Person Event

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Monday, 6th June 2022

08:30 am 

 

Language
English

Registration Fee
Free of Charge: For End Users (not IT + Consultant companies)

Contact
For more information, please contact: Jely Gonzales,  Mobile:+974 55249868, Email: jgonzales@idc.com

Location

Grand Hyatt Doha Hotels and Villas

Al Silia Ballroom - Located on the Fourth Floor

IDC Qatar CIO Summit 2022

Contact Us

Shabana Mahadiwala

AVP Conferences

+971 56 414 5986

Taher Hamdan

Senior Sales Manager, Conferences, IDC Middle East, Turkey & Africa

+971506591320

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