India is witnessing a significant economic and technological transformation due to growing business opportunities in a number of industry domains such as Banking & Financial Services (BFS), Retail, Manufacturing, Pharma, Healthcare, Travel & Hospitality and many others. With the increasing digital footprint in every sphere of life, either of the enterprise or the end-user, the growing threat in the cyber space is a reality that is the concern of the entire society. Today, cybercrime is a threat many organizations are beginning to recognize as one of the key concerns for uninterrupted business. Thus comes the need for an efficient cyber security system.
While the society at large including the government, industry, academia alike are contributing to the acumen in contending with this menace and arriving at practical solutions, the Telangana government has been playing a key role in the practice and adherence of Cyber Security measures in the state.
This event is third in a row after 2 successful years as the Cyber Security Summit and this year we have introduced the Cyber Safety Adherence awards - where in the best organizations with best practices gets recognized and rewarded.
The state government has been an ardent promoter of a number of digital initiatives including improved connectivity, digital knowledge dissemination and digital wallet, all of which are key elements of the broader Digital Telangana focused on developing IT skills, digital literacy and e-governance services at the door step of every citizen. Given the cyber challenges that come with this Digital focus, the Society for Cyberabad Security Council has partnered with the Government of Telangana in adopting a number of initiatives under the Cyber Security Forum which include Thought Leadership & Awareness Sessions apart from the Annual Cyber Security Conclave. This year, SCSC would be holding the third edition of the Cyber Security Conclave which shall focus on various key facets of security awareness. The Cyber Security Conclave 3.0 will dwell deep into the practical aspects of the preventive measures, solutions thereof for incidents, adoption of newer technologies such as Block-Chain and Artificial Intelligence in cyber security along with some uses cases being shared by leading organisations. The packed agenda for the day would also include some interactive demos and simulations for a hands-on feel.