The 2nd Women in CYBER 2024

Organised by The National Cyber Security Agency (NACSA)

Co-Organised by Alpine Integrated Solution Sdn. Bhd.

#WIC2024

25th April 2024

Putrajaya International Convention Centre (PICC), Putrajaya.

The 2nd edition of Women in CYBER 2024 (WIC 2024) is set to take place on 25th April 2024 in Putrajaya. Organised by the National Cyber Security Agency (NACSA) Malaysia and Co-Organized by Alpine Integrated Solution Sdn. Bhd. (AIS), this exclusive, invitation-only event aims to cater to individuals at various career stages within the cybersecurity realm across Malaysia. From students to industry players, attendees will engage in immersive discussions addressing challenges and exchanging best practices within the dynamic landscape of cybersecurity.

The conference's primary objectives are to empower and inspire women in cybersecurity to excel in their careers, foster a supportive and inclusive community, and bridge the gender gap in the industry. WIC 2024 promises a transformative experience, contributing significantly to the crucial goal of bridging the gender gap in cybersecurity and encouraging more women to enter this dynamic and vital industry.

Beyond the conference, WIC offers a comprehensive exploration of cybersecurity, featuring exhibitions, training workshops, and the anticipated Pink CTF (To be confirmed), along with various ceremonies.

Speakers, Panel Members & Moderators
Governments
Academia and Universities
ICT/Cybersecurity personnel from CNII organisations
Industry players

EVENT & PROGRAMMES

Welcoming Remarks

The event commences with an inspiring welcoming remark by the Director General of National Security, National Security Council (NSC) that sets the tone for the day and highlights the importance of Women in Cyber.

Ministerial Keynote : Leadership in the Digital Age Speaker

The Ministerial Keynote will address the evolving nature of leadership in the digital era, emphasising the significance of visionary leadership, strategic foresight, and effective communication in navigating digital disruptions and driving organisational success.

Keynote

Engage with two keynote speakers who are leaders and innovators in the cybersecurity industry, their insights and experiences will offer valuable perspectives.

Panel Session

Participate in panel sessions featuring distinguished experts and practitioners in cybersecurity. These sessions will delve into various crucial topics.

Exhibition

The exhibition offers a holistic exploration of the dynamic field of cybersecurity, featuring a diverse exhibit profile that caters to professionals and enthusiasts alike.

WIC 2024 Official Programme of Event

(as to date 29th March 2024)

Date: 25 April 2024 (Thursday)

Location: Mesmera Ballroom 1-3, Level 1, The Everly Putrajaya, Putrajaya

9:00 – 9:30am Registration
10:00 - 10:10am Welcoming Remarks by YBhg. Datuk Raja Nushirwan Zainal Abidin, Director General of National Security, National Security Council (NSC)
10:10 – 10:30am Ministerial Keynote: Leadership in the Digital Age

Speaker:
YB Dato' Sri Hajah Nancy Shukri, Minister of Women, Family, and Community Development
10:30 – 11:00am Morning Break and Networking
11:00 – 12:30pm Panel Session 1: The Impact of Mentorship for Women in the Current Workforce

Moderator: Dr. Carrine Teo Chooi Shi, President (Cybersecurity & Governance),
ASEAN CIO Association

Panelists:
  1. Mrs.Nurul Izzah Anwar, Chairman of the Social and Economic, Research Initiative (SERI)
  2. Mrs. Shariffah Rashidah Syed Othman, Director, Cyber Security Policy and International Cooperation, NACSA
  3. Mrs. Rita Irina Wahab, Director of Regulatory & Corporate Affairs, ASTRO
  4. Mrs. Mistika Idris, Public Policy Manager, Amazon Web Services
Workshop 1: EC Council
12:30 – 1:00pm Keynote 1 : Building Resilience: The Role of Women in Creating a Trusted Digital Ecosystem

Speaker:
TBC
1:00 – 2:00pm Lunch Break, Ground Floor

Networking Session
2:00 – 2:30pm Keynote 2 : Fostering Women Inclusivity: A Path to Innovation

Speaker:
TBC
Workshop 2: EC Council
2:30 – 4:15pm Panel Session 2 : Cybersecurity and AI: Opportunities and Threats

Moderator: Dr. Noor Hasliza binti Mohd Hassan, Principal Assistant Director, National Digital Department

Panelists:
  1. Ir. Dr. Megat Zuhairy bin Megat Tajuddin, Chief Executive, NACSA
  2. Assoc. Prof. Dr Mohamad Yusof Darus, Associate Professor in Computer Science, UiTM
  3. Ts Mahadhir Aziz, CEO, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
  4. MyDigital Corp
  5. Mrs Adilah Junid, Director of Legal and Government Affairs, Microsoft Malaysia
4:15 – 4:30pm Tea Break & End of Event

SPECIAL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

If you are interested in becoming a partner or sponsor, please feel free to Contact Us.

STRATEGIC PARTNER

1st Women In Cyber 2023: Women Leadership Quality, sessions with the authors of She Inspires Leaders book, and a casual session with industry players Mrs. Adilah Junid (Director, Legal & Government Affairs, Microsoft APAC), Dr. Jasmin Begum (Regional Director, Legal & Government Affairs, Microsoft APAC), and Dr. Norzila Zakaria (Psychiatrist & Lecturer, USM KUbang Kerian, Kelantan).

CO-ORGANISER

Alpine Integrated Solution Sdn. Bhd.

The Alpine Team has vast experience in the M.I.C.E industry and is extremely familiar with working on government related events or exhibitions as this has been the key focus since its inception in 2016.

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