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Mitigating cyber security risks emerging from COVID-19

About this event

The outbreak of the novel Coronavirus has caused an increase in targeted cyber-attacks on industrial automation and control systems all around the world. Cyber attackers innovate continuously, and organisations should significantly improve emergency response and contingency plans so that they can effectively tackle new threats and recover from cyber breaches during the crisis.

This webinar will provide an overview of the following points:

  • How is COVID-19 creating data breaches?
  • How to manage the cyber-risks of COVID-19?
  • What are the most effective strategies to recover from damage caused by cyber breaches?
  • Cyber Security for Industrial Control Systems: Innovative Solutions and Technologies.

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy Chief Data Scientist @ Halliburton

    Satyam Priyadarshy, Ph.D., leads the oil and gas industry’s first Center of Excellence for Big Data and Data Science. Dr. Priyadarshy is a globally recognized leader for his expertise in leveraging disruptive technologies and strategies to increase business value.

  • Guest speaker
    Hassan Alhajji Co-founder and Business Director @ Automation and Digital Transformation Co.

    Hassan had worked for Saudi Aramco as Automations Leader for Saudi Aramco Refineries and NGL Plants. Hassan has executed many projects in various technical fields such as Automations, Advanced Process Control, Digital Transformations, Information Systems, Plant Networks, Cyber Security, and Process Simulations.

  • Guest speaker
    Ahmed El Sobky ICT Expert @ Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA)

    Mr. El-Sobky is the Vice CEO of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency "ITIDA", the implementing arm of Egyptian Ministry of Communication and Information Technology. He is responsible for managing the sectors related to ICT markets development in ITIDA, which includes the departments responsible for attracting the foreign directs investments, promoting the Egyptian ICT exports, the talent development and the private sector capacity building. In addition, he is the general trustee of the Supreme Council for Cyber Security. He has been working in the fields related to Information Technology since 1985.

  • Guest speaker
    Dragan Petkovic Director Security Solutions, EMEA @ Oracle

    Dragan Petkovic is Security Solutions Director at Oracle EMEA. Dragan has over 25 years’ experience in various IT markets worldwide. Specialized in Security, GDPR, Blockchain and Governance.

  • Guest speaker
    Stefan Woronka Director for Industrial Security @ Siemens

    Stefan Woronka joined Siemens in 1997 and held various positions in consulting, business development and sales for Siemens in Germany. In 2010 he joined the Process Automation unit of Siemens in Karlsruhe to start the Industrial Security business.

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.