Presenter and Sponsorship submissions for the inaugural AHECS Cybersecurity Summit 2020 close soon!
The inaugural AHECS Cybersecurity Summit 2020 will be held as a hybrid online event from 2-4 November, with village locations in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and Auckland to enable face to face interaction and connection into the virtual event. The Summit is an event produced by the sector, for the sector and focuses on supporting the Higher Education and Research cybersecurity, identity management and privacy community.
The 2020 theme is “Bridging the Gap” which reflects the shifts that must occur in addressing the disparity in cyber maturity and impacts of COVID-19 across the Higher Education and Research sector against the increasing technical capabilities, reach and sophistication of cyber-attacks. Please submit your Presentation abstract before the closing date of 7th August 2020.
Over the two days, participants will have opportunities to share, develop and sustain their cybersecurity expertise, explore solutions to challenges within the sector and network with peers. Sessions will provide access to the latest information, innovation and peer presentations along with breakout discussions and workshops aimed at addressing common challenges.
Sponsorship opportunities for the Inaugural Summit are available and can be viewed on the AHECS site at https://ahecs.edu.au/ahecs-summit/sponsorship-opportunities/.
Details and updates are available from the conference website: https://ahecs.edu.au/ahecs-summit/.
Presentation submissions close 24 July 2020
The Call for submissions which reflect the theme in the following areas is now open:
● Digital Transformation
● Foreign Interference
● University Foreign Interference Taskforce (UFIT) guidelines
● Innovation in Cybersecurity
● Strategic Leadership in Cybersecurity
● 5G and IOT
● Mindfulness and Mental Health
● People, Culture and Capability
● Cloud and adoption
● Cybersecurity and Identity Management
● Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
● Working overseas safely
● Cyber in enterprise risk management – e.g. FAIR
● Critical incident management
● Regulatory requirements – domestic, international
● Business continuity and resilience
● Research data…how to share it, keep it safe
● Enabling online teaching
Sessions can follow a variety of formats, including presentations, fireside chats, workshops, panels and lightning talks. To find out more and submit your abstract please visit the AHECS Summit site. Submission deadline is Friday 24 July 2020.
With the ongoing development of COVID - 19 t he Inaugural AHECS Cybersecurity Summit will now be held as a hybrid online event in November 2020.
Update: April 2020
Details and updates are available from the conference website: https://www.caudit.edu.au/ahecs-cybersecurity-summit