Hosted by: QA Higher Education & Northumbria University London
Date: Thursday 26 and Friday 27 July
Venue: Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, Nigeria
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Would you like to listen to industry experts, academics, senior government executives and an ethical hacking expert speaking about the skills and talent for the digital age?
By attending QA Higher Education’s ICT & Cyber Security conference you will gain a deeper understanding of how ICT is creating opportunities that are changing our world. This conference aims to bring together insights from international Cyber Security and ICT experts to discuss topics including how to use sophisticated intelligence to thwart the proliferation of cyber crime on economic development, to tackle crime reduction, and to protect sovereignty.
This conference has been specifically designed for those who are interested in how ICT and Cyber Security affects you, your business, private lives, your intellectual property, your organisation, your IT systems and your country.
QA is one of the industry leaders in IT, Leadership and Project Management training in the UK, delivering training to 80% of FTSE 250 companies. In addition, QA runs 8 GCHQ Certified Training (GCT) courses and 50+ training courses directly aligned to modern cyber needs and employs many dedicated cyber security trainers.
QA holds a variety of accreditations including Centre for Assessment, EC Council, Microsoft and GCHQ – to see the full list, click below.QA’s Accreditations
As a Gold star partner of Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Oracle – some of the biggest IT companies in the world, QA draws expertise from ICT partners who operate on a global scale. QA also employ a talented Ethical Hacker, Ryan Ackroyd who was once part of the hacking group Lulzsec.
As part of the QA Group, QA Higher Education runs a range of Cyber Security, IT, Project Management and Business degrees in collaboration with leading universities in the UK – Northumbria University, Ulster University and the University of Roehampton.
We will be exploring opportunities that address several areas in ICT:
Keynote Speaker: Ryan Ackroyd (Ethical Hacker and Cyber Security Expert)
Ackroyd was responsible for the penetration of multiple military and government domains and many high profile intrusions into the network of Gawker, Sony, Fox entertainment, AT & T, Navy.mil, NATO bookshops, UK Bank Machines, the FBI, senate.gov, and others during the infamous 50 days of Lulz in 2011. Ackroyd now trains defence and intelligence teams out of QA’s state-of-the-art Cyber lab in London on how to detect, deter and defend against cyber-attacks.
Other speakers will be confirmed in due course
To find out more about sponsorship packages for the event, please email QAHE.Africa@qa.com and a member of the team will contact you to discuss your sponsorship options.
Sponsored Delegates: You will receive an invoice once you register
Self Funded Delegates: Please pay by either bank transfer or credit/debit card
Our payment information for self-funding delegates can be found below. So we can allocate your payment to you, please quote your name and AFRICANCONFERENCE when making your payment.
Bank name and address: BARCLAYS BANK PLC (CITY), 51 MOSLEY STREET, MANCHESTER, M60 2AU
Beneficiary Name: Northumbria L C Limited
Sort Code: 20-55-58
Account Number: 80565881
IBAN: GB52 BARC 2055 5880 5658 81
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+44 (0)121 616 7502
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