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[Kuwait Info Security Conference & Exhibition]

10 – 11 May 2017

The 9th Kuwait Info Security

Conference & Exhibition

Radisson Blu Hotel, Kuwait

[ Official Sponsor ]


Mr. Qusai Al-Shatti

Acting Director General
Central Agency for Information Technology


We are pleased to announce the 9th edition of the Kuwait Info Security Conference & Exhibition, the premier event for info security, risk and IT professionals, will be held on 10 – 11 May 2017 at the Radisson Blu Hotel.

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.

The Kuwait Info Security Conference & Exhibition aims to keep you at the forefront of the latest security developments. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn fresh approaches and develop innovative strategies and tactics to defeat today’s biggest information security threats.

[ Themes ]

With special emphasis placed on case studies and innovative and trusted security solutions, the event will focus on key security topics such as

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

[ Who Should Attend ]

Information Security Officers
Information Security Analysts and Engineers
Chief Information Officers
IT Auditors
Privacy/Compliance Officers
Risk Officers
Other IT officers, managers, and staff with an interest in security or privacy

[ Our Speakers ]


Raed Alroumi
Information security and e-crime consultant Kuwait


Safaa Zaman
Professor of the Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering Kuwait University


John Crain
Chief Security, Stability & Resiliency Office, ICANN


Mohammed Zayed
Secure Modern Workplace Solutions Advisor| Microsoft Kuwait


Dari Alhuwail
Kuwait University


Mohamad Aldada
Owner, ECCE

[ Workshop ]

IT Disaster Recovery Planning Workshop

08 – 09 May 2017

How ready is your Disaster Recovery Plan?
Many companies don’t have a plan and of those that do, 41% have never tested it

In today’s competitive world, an interruption in critical IT services is almost certain to cause a short or long-term impact in customer loyalty, reputation, market share, revenue and profitability. Loss of IT and critical data is possibly the worst nightmare for any organization, which can be prevented by having a comprehensive and tested IT Disaster Recovery (IT DR) plan.
This is a comprehensive workshop on how to assess, develop, test, and maintain an information technology (IT) Disaster Recovery Plan for recovering IT systems and infrastructure in the event of a disaster or business disruption. The training provides a step-by-step methodology to ensure a reliable and effective IT disaster recovery and continuity plan, consistent with the industry’s standards and best practices.

What is covered:

  • IT DR Program Management
  • Understanding the Organization
  • Determining IT Disaster Recovery Strategy
  • Developing and Implementing an IT DR Response
  • Exercising, Maintaining & Reviewing IT DR Arrangements

Workshop Facilitator

Saadi Adra
CEO of Advisors

[ Call for Speakers ]

Authors are invited to submit an abstract of the proposed paper in English. It should state clearly the objectives, subject matter and conclusions to be presented in the full paper. Selection of papers will take account of originality, relevance, and likely interest to delegates.

Papers should be of technical nature and we recommend that authors take an exhibition stand should they wish to support their presentations with commercial material.
Abstract Submission
Send abstracts via email to speaker@promediakw.com

Abstracts should be submitted in a Word Document file or PDF, maximum one A4-page in length.
The abstract should contain a full title, the names and addresses of the authors, and contact person details.
Please include full name, address, email address and phone number for the contact person and lead author.

Conference Language
The official conference language is English. Papers, visual materials, and other documents will be presented in the English language.

Call for Workshop Proposals
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit proposals for workshops on topics relating to the general themes of the conference.

For more details

Tel. +965 2246 2212
Fax +965 2246 2214
E-mail: speaker@promediakw.com
P.O. Box 1242 Dasman, 15463 Kuwait

The proposal should include:

Title of the workshop
The instructor info (short biography and photo)
A description of the topic of the workshop (not exceeding 200 words)
The workshop topics and outline

[ Our Sponsors ]

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- Strategic Partner -

- Main Sponsors -

- Silver Sponsor -

- lanyard Sponsor -

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Conference Fee

  • Conference 2 Days
  • Networking
  • Lunch & refreshments

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Conference & Workshop Fee

  • Conference + Workshop
  • Networking
  • Lunch & refreshments

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Workshop Fee

  • 1 Workshop
  • Networking
  • Lunch & refreshments

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Radisson Blu Hotel, Kuwait

More Information


[ Contact Us ]

If you have any questions, please contact us directly. We will respond for sure.


1st floor, Al Shuhadaa Street, Sharq, Kuwait

+965 2246 2212

+965 2246 2214