SPEAKERS

Mounir has been involved within the information security field for the last 20+ years. He is a senior Information Security, Risk Management Professional with a solid technical background and a highly analytical mind.

MOUNIR KAMAL

Cyber security Advisor, Incident Handling & Digital Forensic Manager,

Q-CERT

Qatar

DR AHMED AL-SULAITI

CEO,

Qatar National Broadband Network

Qatar

ALEX CHUNG

Senior Manager - Cyber security,

Milaha

Qatar

Prof. Dr. Roberto Di Pietro is currently full professor of cyber security at the HBKU College of Science and Engineering, Doha-Qatar, leading the effort to establish a world class research and innovation center in cyber security.

Prof Dr Roberto Di Pietro

Professor of Cyber security,

HBKU College of Science and Engineering

Doha-Qatar

He is a prominent personality in the banking industry throughout the Middle East, an economic expert who has achieved remarkable success for his contributions to Banking, Trade, Investment, Economics, Environment, Social responsibility, Philanthropy, and Charity.

Dr R Seetharaman

Chief Executive Officer,

Doha Bank

Qatar

Prior to QFC, he worked with Bloomberg L.P. for over 8 years as an Islamic Finance and Portfolio specialist where he set up and led the core Portfolio and Risk Analytics team in Singapore covering the Asia-Pacific region.

JAHONGIR BURHONOV

Vice President Business Development,

Qatar Financial Centre Authority

Qatar

With 16 years of research and professional experience in Cyber and Network Security domain, Hafiz is harnessing the first-line-of-defense against a huge spectrum of targeted and untargeted cyber attacks from adversaries.

Hafiz Farooq

Cyber Security Data Architect,

Saudi Aramco

Saudi

PROF MERYEM DUYGUN

Aviva Chair in Risk and Insurance,

University of Nottingham

UK

Javed provides technical support to O&M teams on 25 power + desalination plants, and renewable energy plants across the MESCAT related to his area of expertise. Javed’s area of focus is industrial control systems, cybersecurity of industrial control systems, and associated lifecycle management.

Javed Habib

Regional Head of Plant Controls,

Lifecycle Management & ICS Cybersecurity Engie

UAE

Shaju Bhaskaran

CISO,

Ahli Bank

Qatar

Narayanan holds a Bachelor of Science (Statistics) and a Master's in business administration degree from the University of Mumbai, India, and has over 30 years of IT and Operations experience in the banking sector.

Narayanan Srinivasan

Group chief operating officer,

Dukhan Bank

Qatar

Samson Tingbani

Head of Technology Transformation,

DHL Global Forwarding

UAE

DR TEJINDER SINGH

Founder & Managing Director,

360 Nautica

Qatar

Her work cuts across both the public and private sectors and has a strong focus on governance, risk and compliance issues in information security. She has extensive experience in cyber strategy and cyber warfare.

Noëlle Van der Waag-Cowlin

Cyber Lead at the Security Institute for Governance and Leadership (SIGLA),

Stellenbosch University

South Africa

Dr Ebrahim Al Alkeem Al Zaabi

Cyber security and Artificial Intelligence expert, Director,

Government of Abu Dhabi

UAE