Nairobi hosts first ISACA Africa summit

May 25, 2016 12:50 pm1 commentViews: 16

cyber attack 1NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – INFORMATION technology audit, risk, cybersecurity  and governance professionals from around the globe will in August gather in Nairobi, Kenya to discuss knowledge and best practices in their  profession.

The professionals will gather under the auspices of ISACA Africa Computer  Audit, Control and Security (Africa CACS) Conference to examine the  transformational role they play in their organizations.

ISACA is a global association serving more than 140 000 members and  certification holders in 180 countries.

Roy Owino, President of the ISACA Kenya Chapter, said ISACA’s Africa CACS  was coming at the right time to bring together industry players across  Africa and around the world to discuss the critical importance of IT roles
in the region.

“I am looking forward to welcoming attendees to Nairobi in August for this  unique conference taking place in Africa for the very first time.”

He said cybersecurity was relevant to all regardless of respective roles  in enterprises.

“The global cyber skills shortage significantly impacts Africa, and Africa  CACS will share ways to ensure that the pipeline of talent is built.”

CACS, taking place August 8-9 will gather global experts to discuss  solutions and strategies in assurance, risk, governance and security,  including how these professionals can advance their careers and impact  their enterprises.

CAJ News


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