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Educational Partner

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Media Partners

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This annual conference has evolved into one of the largest and most highly regarded security event in the GCC region. The event takes a comprehensive look at the entire spectrum of IT security, business continuity management and risk. Featuring executive panel discussion sessions, insightful case studies and renowned speakers, the event is the best place to gather information to build your IT roadmap, and identify ways to make your business more agile and efficient.

The Kuwait Info Security Conference & Exhibition fosters opportunities for IT professionals to network, build relationships, and explore new ideas. It brings together IT professionals, developers, decisions and policy makers, governmental officials, experts, consultants, industry leaders, bankers, law enforcement officials, academics, networks security managers, database administrators, IT marketing executives, surveyors, etc. to share their protection experience in IT security and exchange ideas on most emerging technology trends, applications and practices.

The exhibition will host local and international companies showing their latest products and services in various fields such as internet security, secure operating systems, security management, virus detection software, access control, authentication, biometrics, intrusion detection system, communication security, data encryption, disaster planning, wireless security & other products.

Key Topics

  • IT systems & network security
  • Cloud Computing Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Mobility security
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Infrastructure Security
  • Social network threats
  • Network intrusion, detection and prevention
  • Information security policies & strategies
  • Identity Management
  • Privacy and Trust
  • IT business continuity, disaster recovery plans
  • Security Education – Awareness, Training and Certification

Benefits of Attending

  • Get the latest information on key security issues affecting your organization.
  • Develop effective strategies and solutions for protecting your organization’s people, buildings, goods, intellectual property, and information.
  • See and compare innovative technologies, products, and services firsthand.
  • Get the latest information on key security issues affecting your organization.
  • Develop effective strategies and solutions for protecting your organization’s people, buildings, goods, intellectual property, and information.
  • Network with security professionals from Middle East and around the globe.



Conference Day One: 9th May 2018


08:00 AM 01:00 PM

Opening Ceremony

09:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Ms. Maiysa Al Dhanki

Information Technology Authority – Oman National CERT

“Oman National CERT intiatives and programs towards safe cyber environment”

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Mr. Sanjoy John

Paramount Computer Systems – UAE

Vulnerability Management Zero Day Protection in ISC / SCADA

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Mr. Yasir El Khabbany

Territory Manager CompTIA- UAE

” Cyber Secure: A Look at Employee Cyber security Habits in the Workplace

11:15 AM – 11:45 AM

Ramy Al Damati

Cyber Security Influencer – UAE

” Cyber Security is a National Responsibility

11 :45 AM -12: 15 PM

EVG. Manu Zachariah

Information Security Evangelist- India

” Threat Landscape 2018 and Challenges

12:30 PM -01:00 PM

Mr. Ibrahim Yusuf

Head of Sophos’ technical team in the Middle East

” Adversary attack and measures to preventing them

01:00 PM -01:30 PM

Mr. Alex Depret-Bixio

Vice President of Sales – META at Cofense, Inc COFENSE- UAE

“Human Phishing Defense.– From the Inbox to the SOC”

01:30 PM -02:00 PM

Conference Day Two: 10 May 2018


08:00 AM – 01:00 PM

Mr. Roland Abi Najem

Cyber Security Influencer – Kuwait

“Social Engineering: the worst nightmare • What is Social Engineering?

09:30 AM -10:00 AM

Mr. Naveed Ahmed

Consultant -BroadBITS – Kuwait

“ Building Zero Trust Networks

10:00 AM -10:30 AM

Mr. Fahad Al Batayneh

ICANN the organizations as part of the Global Stakeholder Engagement Team (GSE) supporting the Middle East.

“Usage of Emojis in Domain Names, the Avalanche Project, and the Work of SSAC at ICANN”

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Mr. Roland Daccache

Senior Regional Sales Engineer -Fidelis Cyber Security MENA

” Weaponizing Threat Intelligence”

11:30 AM -12:00 PM

Mr. Vishal Bhatia

Cloud Architect- Red Hat – UAE

” Automating Security & Compliance for Hybrid Environments

12:30 PM – 01:00 PM

Mr. Justin Coker

EMEA VP- Skybox Security- UAE

“Total visibility of your attack surface”

01:00 PM – 01:30 PM


  • 07 – 08 May 2018
  • 09:00 AM : 01:00 PM
  • Radisson Blu Hotel

Workshop Instructor

Evg. Manu Zacharia

CEO – HackIT Technology
and Advisory Services

Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing
(VA/PT) 101 – (Network and Web Apps)


Upon successful completion of the Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing Hands-on Course, the participant will possess the required knowledge and expertise required to carry out a structured and comprehensive Vulnerability Assessment and document the findings. The participants will also learn how to use most of the commonly used open source security and penetration testing tools as part of the course.

Target Audience

The Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing course is ideal for technical professionals, including:

  • Security Engineers and Analysts
  • Security Managers
  • System and Network Administrators
  • Security Enthusiasts

Call for Speakers

If you would like to participate in the conference as a speaker or workshop instructor, please contact: speaker@promediakw.com

Kindly include the following brief details of your proposed presentation:

  • Title and Abstract
  • Speaker’s short biography
  • Full contact information (title, address, e-mail, phone & fax)


Sponsoring or exhibiting at the Kuwait Info Security Conference & Exhibition provides a unique opportunity to develop new business leads, revisit existing customers and strengthen client relationships, and brand your company name and generate awareness of your organization. Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities allow you to customize your approach and reach attending delegates through the package that best fits your preferences and budget.



Radisson Blu Hotel


Choose your favorite pass for the event

Conference Fee

300 kWD

Lunch & refreshments

Conference & Workshop Fee

450 kWD

Lunch & refreshments

Workshop Fee

200 kWD

Lunch & refreshments