RSA Conference 2017 Abu Dhabi Champions Growth of Regional Cyber Security Agenda
(7 months ago)
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates : RSA Conference (http://www.rsaconference.com/), the world's leading information security conference and exposition, in conjunction with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA), has successfully concluded this year's Conference with over 1100 attendees from around the world.
The Conference featured 34 sponsors & exhibitors, five tracks and nine keynote sessions that covered topics around Cybercrime & Threats, Security Strategy, Infrastructure and Operations. Sponsors and exhibitors that participated at the conference were RSA, Qualys, Dark Matter, Spire Solutions, Tenable Inc, Raytheon and Etisalat to name a few.
Key highlights included:
Opening Keynotes delivered by Dr. Mohamed Al-Kuwaiti, Executive Director, Signals Intelligence Agency (SIA), followed by Eng. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Deputy Director General for Information & e-government sector, Telecommunications Regulatory Authority.
35+ track sessions which covered trends including Blockchain, AI, Cloud, IoT and Ransomware.
A Closing Keynote presented by former Director General of the United Kingdom's MI5, Dame Stella Rimington, who spoke on leadership and teamwork, in addition to anecdotes about her life and career.
"At RSA Conference, we aim to deliver a compelling platform and extend an agenda of keynotes and session that are closely aligned with market moves and industry developments. The success of this year's Conference proves that cyber security is firmly established in the region's business agenda and provided an opportunity for knowledge-sharing and public-private discussions on the most pressing trends and topics," said Linda Gray Martin, General Manager, RSA Conferences.