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The Increase in OT/IT Convergence and why its vital to secure your OT network

About this event

Operational Technology (OT) systems within buildings have increasingly become smarter and more connected in an ever-evolving digital era. This proliferation of IoT devices and systems sending data to the Cloud has resulted in a propensity for cyber-attacks. Hence, protecting your OT systems has become increasingly important. However, there is only one IT budget, and advocating and investing in Cybersecurity spending in OT has become critically important. Hear from our industry panellists on the best practices they can share on how to achieve this goal. 

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    Adam Wood Deputy Director, Business Solutions @ Mosanada Facilities Management Services

    Adam came to IT in a roundabout way, starting with a career in Australia focused on Sustainability. Here he discovered the role technology plays in collecting and transforming operational data to fuel business needs

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    Tarek Akrama Cybersecurity Business Leader @ Honeywell Building Technologies,

    Tarek Akrama is the Cybersecurity META Business Leader at Honeywell Building Technologies helping our META customers to improve their cyber maturity and respond to the operational cybersecurity challenges

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    Jack O’Reilly OEM REGIONAL SALES DIRECTOR - MERAT @ Dell Technologies

    Jack O’Reilly is the Dell Technologies OEM Solutions lead for MERAT. With over 20-years’ leadership experience in the IT industry, Jack is responsible for the strategic implementation of the OEMs division’s business and Go-To-Market strategy across the region.

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    Cuneyt Comez General Manager Buildings Service Middle East, Turkey & Africa @ Honeywell Building Technologies

    Cüneyt Comez has 20+ years of experience in the Buildings Automation industry with a proven track record in several positions within Honeywell Building Technologies. He has worked at all the layers within the organization including engineering, project management as well as larger functional roles.

Messe Frankfurt Middle East

Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds with over 2,600 employees at 30 locations.

The Group’s Dubai-based subsidiary, Messe Frankfurt Middle East, currently organises 16 trade fairs & a series of conferences across the region.