e-Crime & information security News

New to this year's Agenda:

Effective Corporate IT Governance: Fundamental Rules for Data Security Mohammad Ashour, Head of Internal Audit & Compliance, Al Masraf Bank 
APAC perspective: Effective implementation of PCI DSS Program: Harshal Mehta, Director -  Information Security, Carlson Wagonlit Travel
Presenting to the Board: Rajesh David, Director, Information Security & Architecture, GE Capital 
How to Communicate with the Business Using Risk Appetite: Andrew Martin, Director IT Risk, I&S & Europe, Royal Bank of Canada


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 was a pleasure to attend the e-Crime Abu Dhabi 2014 and PCI Abu Dhabi 2014 yesterday. It provided a valuable insight in the current trends in cyber-crime and the changed landscape of the Information Technology.

Senior IT Auditor - State Audit Institution

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
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
About the e-Crime & information security summit in Abu Dhabi
7th e-crime & information security  summit in Abu Dhabi: Wednesday 9th September 2015, The St. Regis Abu Dhabi
Are you a risk and security professional tasked with safeguarding digital assets, sensitive data, or coordinating security and risk strategy? If yes, join more than 250 senior professionals representing global business, government, the military and law enforcement agencies at one of the Middle East's most prestigious information security events. This event offers practical and strategic guidance to those professionals responsible for setting security strategy, managing information and technology risk, and securing and protecting sensitive data.
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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. 2015 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 include:
Mohammad Ashour, Head of Internal Audit & Compliance
Al Masraf Bank

Rajesh David, Director, Information Security & Architecture
GE Capital 

Andrew Martin, Director IT Risk, I&S & Europe
Royal Bank of Canada

Harshal Mehta, Director -  Information Security 
Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Abdulmajid Said, Chief Specialist
Road and Transport Authority- Government of Dubai

Mohammed Motassim Khan, Head of Information Security
Commercial Bank International

Andy Sceats, Managing Director, International Sales

Christopher Strand, Senior Director of Compliance 

Nicolai Solling, Director of Technology Services 
Help AG

Gavin Millard, Technical Director, EMEA
Tenable Network Security in collaboration with Paramount Computer Systems

Deepika Chadha, Senior Product Manager
VeriSign Security Services

Alain Kallas, Middle East Managing Principal
Dell SecureWorks

Amin Mohamad Hasbini, Senior Security Researcher

Organisations attending include:
Abdul Latif Jameel • Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority • Abu Dhabi Airports Company • Abu Dhabi Aviation • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank • Abu Dhabi Farmers Services Centre • Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority • Abu Dhabi Health Services Company • Abu Dhabi Investment Authority • Abu Dhabi Investment House • Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank • Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company • 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 University • Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council • Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority • AD GAS • ADCO • Addaera Research & Polls Centre • Agthia Group • AIMIA • Air Liquide • Ajman Bank • Ajman University of Science & Technology Network • Al Ansari Exchange • Al Bader Exchange • Al Batha Group • Al Dhafra Insurance • Al Fahim Group • Al Falah Exchange Company • Al Fardan Exchange • Al Futtaim Group • Al Ghandi Auto • Al Ghurair Group • Al Hilal Bank • Al Jaber Group • Al Masaood Travel & Services • Al Masraf Bank • Al Naboodah Group Enterprises • Al Rasheed Exchange • Al Rostamani Group • Alain Zoo • ALDAR Properties • Alfa Exchange • Arab Link • Ariya Net Abazar • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners • AW Rostamani • BackOffice FZ LLC • Bahrain National Guard • Barclays • Carlson Wagonlit Travel • CCC Consolidated Contractors Company • Cleveland Bridge & Engineering • Commercial Bank International • Commercial Bank of Dubai • Crowne Plaza • DANA GAS • Drydocks World • Du • Dubai Autodrome • Dubai Exchange Centre • Dubai First • Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange • Dubai Islamic Bank • Dubai Media Incorporated • Dubai Ports World • Easa Saleh Al Gurg • Eco Bank • Economic Exchange Centre • Emarat • Emirates Driving Institute • Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) • Emirates Group • Emirates Industrial Bank • Emirates NBD • Emrill Services LCC • ENEC • Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi • Esnaad • Etihad Airways • Etisalat • First Group • First Gulf Bank • Fly Dubai • GASCO • GCC Exchange • GE Capital • Gulf Agency Company Dubai • Healthpoint • Hospitality Management Holdings • HSBC • Joyalukkas Exchange • Jumeirah Group • LandMark Group • Leela Megh Exchange • Lulu Exchange • Lulu Group International • Mafraq Hospital • Mashreq Bank • Mauqah Technology • McDonald's Middle East Development Company • Media Zone Authority Abu Dhabi • Meraas Holding • Ministry of Interior UAE • Mubadala Development • Mubadala GE Capital • Multinet Trust Exchange • Musanada • National Bank of Abu Dhabi • National Bank of Fujairah • National Corporation for Tourism & Hotels • National Drilling Company • National Takaful Company (Watania) • Network International • Noor Islamic Bank • Ofcomes • Oman Insurance • Panasonic Avionics • Rak Bank • RAK Investment Authority • Red Entertainment Distribution • Red Sea Housing Services • Rixos Hotels • Roads and Transport Authority • Rotana Hotels & Resorts • Royal Bank of Canada • Royal Jet Group • RSA Insurance • Schlumberger • ScreenCheck • Sharaf Exchange • Sharjah Islamic Bank • Sport360 • Standard Chartered Bank • Starwood Hotels & Resorts • State Audit Institution • Sultan Al Thahab Exchange • Swipezoom • Tecom • The General Secretariat of the Executive Council • The National Archives • The National Investor Company • The Supreme Council for National Security • ThinkOn LLC • Time Hotels Management • TUF Commodities • UAE Armed Forces • UAE Exchange Centre • Unaoil Group • Union National Bank • United Arab Bank • United Bank • Universal Technical • Visa • Wall Street Exchange Centre • WireCard • Zayed Higher Organization...and more... more