e-Crime & information security News
Agenda now live here!

Highlights include:

Keynote session: Sunder Krishnan, Chief Risk Officer, Reliance - ADA
International speaker: Marco Morana, SVP Technology Risks & Controls, Citi, and Leader, OWASP
Middle east focus: Sameer Al Jishi, Head of Information Security, Gulf International Bank
European insight & Case study: Tony Hibbert, Chief Information Security Officer/Deputy CIO, Intrum Justitia

Why attend

It was great opportunity to participate in the e-Crime Abu Dhabi 2014 and PCI Abu Dhabi 2014 yesterday. We appreciate both conferences, especially this education seminars is committed to quality and also providing a wide varieties of awareness in the world of information security.

IT Manager, ALfalah Exchange

I must say that it's one of the very unique and very important initiatives of security, fraud and e-Crimes in recent years. Each and every presentation was a wakeup call [...]Each and every presentation covered the core issues of problems we are facing today in the corporate environment....

IT Administrator, Dubai Exchange Center

[...]The event was well organized and structured as in the previous conferences. The choice of speakers and the variety of topics suits well with the audiences coming from both IT and non-IT background.

Audit Manager, Etihad Airways

It has had a tremendous impact on my view of information security landscape on business and management , as well as my world view in general. Networking opportunity provided are really informative. Thank you so much and a real appreciation for all the organizers.

Network & Security Consultant, Mubadala Development Company

e-crime Abu Dhabi 2014 was an interesting event with wide Information Security industry participation[...]AKJ Associates team were of great support and the event was organised to attract us for next year!

Security Sepcialist, Musanada

It is one of the prestigious evens in Middle east where information security experts meet to discuss the latest trends across the globe. The speakers are very knowledgeable and presentations very informative. It is one of the great networking event among the peers.

IS Auditor - State Audit Institution

The conference was very good and well organized. It is great place to communicate with leading security organizations, researchers and security specialists from different organisations in the region. It is one of the very few international level security conferences in the UAE.

Information Security Engineer, The Petroleum Institute

I have benefited a lot from attending the e-Crime sessions. The information that I got from the presentations made me think about the current situations we are experiencing in our company, which can be applicable to other companies as well, and how we can deal and minimize / mitigate such risks.

Information Security Engineer, Zakum Development Company

I learned a lot about new security threats, attacks and its remedies. Specially, changing employees behaviour, was a marvellous speech. It’s my pleasure to acquire the comprehensive package of information security and technology risk provided by your event yesterday.

Senior I.T. Manager, Al Falah Exchange Company

Overall, the conference was good opportunity for us to meet with people from other sectors other than banks, and the amazing arrangement by you and your colleagues was noticed by all of us.

Fraud Application Manager, Barclays

The e-Crime conference is an opportunity to learn about the technology and techniques available to assist in monitoring and protecting your IT environment, through engaging with vendors and presentations. It also allows you to network with IT professionals and share best practices, insights and challenges.

Head of Internal Audit (IT) & Advisory Services, Etihad Airways
Why Sponsor

We were surprised about the number and quality of the attendees at this e-Crime event in Abu Dhabi. We will be atrending future events!
Regional Marketing Manager, EMEA South, RSA

I would like to thank you for the successful , well organized event , and the opportunity to speak and give the educational seminar about the new innovative solution released from Qualys about Continuous monitoring.
Technical Account Manager – Middle East, Qualys

Thank you for organising this event, it exceeded our expectations and has led to some positive connections already.
Senior Solutions Consultant, Nuix Group

Thank you a lot for pulling together e-Crime Abu Dhabi, it was a great event. Content was exactly what the attendees would like to hear and the feedback from the customers was excellent!
Marketing Manager- MENA Region, McAfee

We would like to thank the whole team at AKJ Associates for the perfect organization of this great event. We believe that the conversations and discussions we had with participating guests will lead to positive results and future collaborations.
Managing Director, Contego Solutions
About the e-Crime & information security summit in Abu Dhabi
This conference is the region’s largest gathering of information risk and security professionals who are tasked with safeguarding digital assets, protecting sensitive data and coordinating security and risk strategy. Now in its sixth successful year, the event's agenda provides practical guidance, tactical insights and real life case studies through a balanced mixture of strategic talks and technical breakout sessions to over 250 senior practitioners. The conference is carefully designed to provide ample networking opportunities affording the information security community an opportunity to discuss industry developments in an invitation-only environment. This market-leading event is relevant to those interested in deepening their subject knowledge and catching up with new and existing peers.
Key Themes
The conference delivers unique perspectives on evolutions within the threat landscape, as well as innovative frameworks that can be adopted to manage existing and emerging challenges. 2014 themes include:

► Protecting and detecting
► Data, people and access
► Maintaining information security programmes
► Organisation-wide collaboration
► Rapid incident response
► Managing third party risk and industry collaboration
► The evolving technology landscape
More about the event....
This event welcomes senior decision makers including heads and directors of:  
Real Estate
Transport and Logistics
From industries that include:
Group IT
Information/IT Security
Fraud prevention
Technology & Operational Risk
Regulatory Compliance
Financial Crime Prevention
Financial Intelligence
Group Security
Digital Forensics
Business Continuity
Speakers and panellists include:
Sunder Krishnan
Chief Risk Officer
Reliance - ADA

Tony Hibbert
CISO & Deputy CIO
Intrum Justitia

Marco Morana
Senior Vice President, Technology Risks & Controls Citi
& Leader, OWASP

Abdul Jaleel
Senior Officer - Information Security
UAE Public Sector - Utilities
Sameer Al Jishi
Head of Information Security
Gulf International Bank

Neil Haskins
Senior Assistant Manager, Information Security & Risk Enterprise Technology & Services

Simon Moores
Vice President, Conservative Technology Forum
Managing Director, Zentelligence
Jim Hansen
Executive Vice President
Hadi Hosn
Security and Risk Consulting, Managing Principal
Dell SecureWorks

Harry Sverdlove
Chief Technology Officer

 New!  Bassam Khoreich
Technical Account Manager - Middle East
 New!  Maurits Lucas
Lead Expert Cybercrime
Andrew Lawton
WhiteHat Security

Vladimir Katalov
Organisations already registered to attend on 10 September include:
Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority ~ Abu Dhabi Airports Company ~ Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank ~ Abu Dhabi Farmers Services Centre ~ Abu Dhabi Investment Authority ~ Abu Dhabi Investment Company ~ Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank ~ Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company ~ Abu Dhabi Municipality ~ Abu Dhabi National Energy Company TAQA ~ Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company ~ Abu Dhabi National Oil Company ~ Abu Dhabi Police ~ Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange ~ Abu Dhabi Ship Building ~ Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Centre ~ Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council ~ Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority ~ Accor ~ ADCO ~ AD GAS ~ ADNEC ~ Adnoc Distribution ~ AIMIA ~ Air Miles Middle East ~ Ajman Bank ~ Al Ansari Exchange ~ Al Batha Group ~ Al Fahim Group ~ Al Falah Exchange Company ~ Al Fardan Exchange ~ Al Futtaim Group ~ Al Ghandi Auto ~ Al Ghurair Group ~ Al Hilal Bank ~ Al Hosn Gas ~ Al Khoory Hotels ~ Al Masaood Travel & Services ~ Al Masraf Bank ~ Al Noor Hospital ~ Al Rostamani Group ~ Al Tamimi & Co ~ Al Zarooni Exchange ~ American Express ~ Arab Bank ~ Arab Link ~ Aramex ~ Association of Certified Fraud Examiners ~ AW Rostamani ~ Barclays ~ Barloworld ~ Brightpoint ~ British American Tobacco ~ C3 Card ~ Cambridge Education ~ CCC Consolidated Contractors Company ~ Central Bank of the UAE ~ Citigroup ~ City Exchange ~ Cupola Plastic Cards ~ DISC Foundation ~ Drydocks World ~ Du ~ Dubai Autodrome ~ Dubai Electricity & Water Authority ~ Dubai Exchange Centre ~ Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange ~ Dubai Healthcare City Authority ~ Dubai Islamic Bank ~ Dubai Media Incorporated ~ Dubai Ports World ~ Dubai World ~ Dunia Finance ~ Easa Saleh Al Gurg ~ EC Harris International ~ Economic Exchange Centre ~ Emarat ~ Emirates Airlines ~ Emirates Driving Institute ~ Emirates Group ~ Emirates Investment Authority ~ Emirates NBD ~ Emirates Palace ~ Esnaad ~ Etihad Airways ~ Etisalat ~ Family Development Foundation ~ Federal Demographic Council ~ Fertil ~ First Group ~ First Gulf Bank ~ Fly Dubai ~ GASCO ~ Government of Dubai Media Ofiice ~ GSAD/ADNOC ~ Gulf International Bank ~ Gulf Navigation Holding ~ Habib Bank AG Zurich ~ Habtoor Hotels ~ Health Authority Abu Dhabi ~ Healthpoint ~ Hemaya Security Services ~ HH The Crown Prince of Dubai Office ~ Higher Colleges of Technology ~ Hospitality Management Holdings ~ HSBC ~ Injazat ~ Intrum Justitia ~ Irshad ~ Jacky Electronics ~ Jumeirah Group ~ LandMark Group ~ Leela Megh Exchange ~ Lulu Exchange ~ Lulu Group International ~ Mafraq Hospital ~ Malik Exchange ~ Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) ~ Mashreq Bank ~ Meraas Holding ~ Ministry of Interior UAE ~ Mubadala Development ~ Musanada ~ National Bank of Abu Dhabi ~ National Drilling Company ~ National Exchange Company ~ National Holding ~ The National Investor Company ~ National Media Council ~ National Petroleum Construction Company ~ Network International ~ New Zealand Embassy Abu Dhabi ~ Noor Islamic Bank ~ Panasonic ~ Panasonic Avionics ~ The Petroleum Institute ~ Rak Bank ~ Redha Al Ansari Exchange ~ Reliance Group ~ Rohde & Schwarz ~ Road transport Authority ~ Rotana Hotels & Resorts ~ Royal Jet Group ~ Schlumberger ~ ScreenCheck ~ Sharaf Exchange ~ Sharaf Group ~ Sharjah Aviation Services ~ Sharjah Islamic Bank ~ Sheikh Kalifa Medical City ~ Smartworld ~ Société Générale ~ Sport360 ~ Standard Chartered Bank ~ Starwood Hotels & Resorts ~ State Audit Institution ~ The Supreme National Council for National Security ~ Swipezoom ~ TAKREER ~ UAE Armed Forces ~ UAE Exchange Centre ~ UASC ~ Union National Bank ~ Union Properties ~ United Arab Bank ~ Universal Exchange Center ~ Universal Technical ~ University of Dubai ~ VFS Tasheel International ~ Visa ~ Wall Street Exchange Centre ~ WASL Asset Management ~ Zakum Development Company ~ Zayed Higher Organization...and more... more