The Arab International Cybersecurity Summit (AICS), being held from 6-8 December at Exhibition World Bahrain, will serve as the largest convention, in the region, for government regulators, industry professionals and solution providers to discuss and devise strategies to secure their cyber and IT infrastructure. With the central theme as Empowering Global Cooperation in Cybersecurity, the summit will offer a global overview to all aspects of the cybersecurity and information security hierarchy in any organization.
Co-hosted by National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and held under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, this event will have the highest level of engagement in the region with participation from government, industry and business vertical including BFSI, oil & gas, energy, utilities, IT & telecom, manufacturing, education and more.
The content at AICS will be delivered in different formats:
- Executive Main Stage
The executive main stage forum will bring together senior most international cybersecurity decision makers, thought leaders, influencers and solution providers from across the globe to discuss challenges, custom solutions and strategies to shape the future of cybersecurity.
The forum will include keynote, insightful presentations, fire side chats and panel discussions, covering pressing cyber risks facing the international community and best practices adopted worldwide.
- Block Stage
The block stage forum is designed to foster exchange of ideas and collaboration on focused topics that have wide technical applicability for the cybersecurity industry. Experts will dive deep into pressing issues and topics and gather perspectives from various industry sectors around the world.
The sessions through presentations, panels and fire sides will bolster a proactive approach to key threats and vulnerabilities.
- Room 42
Room 42 will host some of our specific executive and technical sessions that are going to provide our attendees with an overview on key cybersecurity subjects through table top exercises, simulation games and live demos.
Curated in support with our content partner SI SANS, these sessions will have limited seats available.
- Hack Arena
Hack arena will be our most desired activation zone on the show floor, which will “Capture the Flag” and other activities around the good internet habits for school and university students.
At CTF, through different levels of exercises, teams will be able to prove their mettle at ethical hacking and cyber awareness.