The only Dedicated Commercial And Homeland Security And Public Safety Event In West Africa

Security & Fire Exhibition and ConferenceSecurity, Safety & Fire Exhibition and Conference

The only Dedicated Commercial And Homeland Security And Public Safety Event In West Africa



The West African Cyber Security Summit (WACSS) is a one-day conference hosted at Securex West Africa.

The event will welcome over 200 senior industry professionals to network and hear from the leading experts in the field, who will be providing insights into the latest technology to protect, prevent and prepare against the most sophisticated of cyber-attacks.

The West African Cyber Security Summit (WACSS) is free to attend, however, due to its popularity, delegates will need to apply in advance to attend. The organisers will then send through confirmations of attendance prior to the event. 

We do have WACSS sponsorship packages available for companies looking to enhance their brand exposure to our Cyber-specific audience. If you are interested, click here

To give you an idea of the topics and guest speakers we invite to present at WACSS, below you will find the full agenda for 2018. 

The West African Cyber Security Summit

Time Description
8:45 - 9:30


9:30 - 9:40

Introduction & Conference Objectives

Joseph Tegbe, Partner & Head, Technology Advisory, KPMG Nigeria

9.40 - 10.00

Keynote Speech

Theme: Cyber security as an enabler of digital innovation in the Financial Services Sector

Dipo Fatokun

Director Payments Systems Department

Central Bank of Nigeria

10.00 - 10.45

Panel session 1

Embedding cyber security into the digital innovation process

Confirmed speakers

Bharat Soni



Babatunde Ojo


Xpress Payments

Samuel Asiyanbola

Manager, Technology Advisory

KPMG Nigeria

Aly Seydi

Director of ICT

Africa Reinsurance Corporation

10:45 - 11:15


Next-Gen Cyber Security Operating Model

John Anyanwu

Associate Director, Technology Advisory 

KPMG Nigeria

11:15 - 12:00

Panel Session 2

Building Cyber-resilient Digital Platforms

Confirmed Speakers:

Favour Femi - Oyewole


Nigerian Stock Exchange

Remi Afon


Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN)

Ezekiel Egboye 

Director of Operations


Samuel Aluko

Senior Manager, Information Technology Advisory

KPMG Ghana

Harrison Nnaji 

Head Security Engineering

First Bank

12:00 - 13:00

Demo Sessions

13:00 - 13:10

Closing Remarks

George Pearson, Regional Director, Afrocet Montgomery, WA

13:10 - 14:30


Register your interest in attending WACSS

Admission to this event will be invitation only, if you would like to register your interest in attending, kindly leave your details here. 

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