8:30 am - 9:00 am
In its “Agenda 2063” for transforming Africa, it is no surprise that the African Union has identified cybersecurity as a top priority, ensuring Africa can adapt to emerging technologies and guarantee data protection and safety online. The recent ransomware attacks against South Africa’s port and rail company stand testimony to security incidents. Likewise, the critical infrastructure sectors in the region have been the target for malware intrusions.
The acceleration of global digitization has had a cascading effect on the African region and put pressure on the CISOs to build defenses against growing threats, and attacks as organizations move toward digital transformation, cloud, mobile, and edge computing.
Join our virtual summit to gain insights from practitioners and researchers on the myths and realities in securing their ‘virtual’ ecosystem by adopting new technologies and tools.