Supersecure has sponsored and participated in the 14th International Security Conference 2022 held on July 21, 2022 at Pearl Continental Hotel, Karachi.
This is an annual event organized with the objective to provide insight into setting up, maintaining and improving information security, protection against hybrid threats and protection of the critical technology infrastructure in companies and institutions, through presentations, live demos and discussions on ways to prevent, detect, and respond to the potential attacks.
The cybersecurity field has never experienced such upheaval as we have today due to the advancements in threats and attacks. Today’s security experts must adapt quickly and remain one step ahead if they want to ensure their organizations’ survival in the face of competitive threats and constant change.
Attending cybersecurity conferences helps business leaders identify the best path forward in today’s security landscape. Infosec 2022 had some of the most reputable names from the security industry, talking about today’s most important cyber security issues.
Supersecure was the silver sponsor of the conference and has also sponsored the exclusive panel discussion on ‘Power Sector – Threat to National Security’ during the Infosec conference. The panel consisted of leading industry professionals who discussed and identified cyber-security challenges and gaps for the stakeholders including regulator to develop cyber-security framework for Power Sector.
Mr. Jamal Nasir Khan, CEO Supersecure moderated the panel discussion, whereas, Mr. Razi Farooqui, GM – Information Security, K-Electric, Mr. Mehzad Sahar, Group Head – InfoSec, Engro Corporation, and Mr. Asad Effendi, Founder & CEO, Secure Networks Pvt. Ltd attended as panelists.
In addition to the power sector panel discussion, the conference consisted of two more panel discussions including ‘Payment System Threats’ and ‘Mastering your Incident Response Plan to minimize Financial & Reputational Damages’.
The conference was a huge success and was attended by prominent industry leaders along with over 500 professionals from different segments of the business sector.
The conference started with the speeches from the top tier of the leading banks including Mr. Sagheer Mufti, Chief Operating Officer, HBL and Syed Amir Ali, President & CEO, Bank Islami followed by the speech of Dr. Arif Alvi, President, Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
Other prominent industry leaders who presented and shared their knowledge, covering some of the burning issues in the cybersecurity landscape were Mr. Asif Meenai, General Manager – CISO, HBL, Mr. David Valovcin, Senior Director, Global Data Security, Imperva (USA), Mr. Talib Karim, President, IoBM, Syed Irfan Ali, Managing Director, Deposit Protection Corporation, Mr. Amer Khan, Senior Sales Director Pakistan & Afghanistan, Oracle, Mr. Rehan Masood, Joint Director, Payment Systems Department, SBP, Mr. Awais Ejaz, Group Head Information Security & Governance, Allied Bank Ltd and Mr. Arif Rehman, Senior Business Information Security Officer, HBL.
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