The launch edition of CYBERSEC ASIA x Thailand International Cyber Week 2024 (powered by NCSA) served as a remarkable convergence point for the cybersecurity industry throughout the 2 days on Jan 31st and Feb 1st 2024 at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok, Thailand, hosting a diverse array of over 58 leading brands from around the world and welcoming more than 2,200 cybersecurity experts and enthusiasts from 39 countries.
The present experts and leading companies in the industry included well-known brands such as M. Tech, Exclusive Networks, Palo Alto, Huawei, Microsoft and Google, which collectively contributed to the event’s dynamic and enriching atmosphere. Their presence underscored the significance of the event as a global platform for sharing insights, showcasing innovative solutions and fostering collaboration within the cybersecurity community. With their expertise and offerings, they provided attendees with unparalleled opportunities to explore cutting-edge technologies, engage in thought-provoking discussions, and forge valuable connections.
CYBERSEC ASIA x Thailand International Cyber Week 2024 (powered by NCSA) marked a milestone in Thailand’s cybersecurity landscape with an impressive lineup of 50 international conference sessions and workshops led by 61 distinguished speakers from around the globe. Covering a diverse range of topics, these sessions delved deep into the latest trends, challenges and innovations in cybersecurity. From discussions on emerging technologies to insights into cybersecurity governance and innovation, the conference provided attendees with valuable knowledge and actionable strategies to navigate the evolving cyber threat landscape. With engaging presentations and interactive discussions, this event fostered collaboration and knowledge sharing among cybersecurity experts, industry professionals, and enthusiasts, making it a truly enriching experience for all participants.
Amongst all present industry-experts, the top 5 countries with most participants were from Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, India and the United States, whilst welcoming business delegations from Israel, Russia, Laos, Myanmar, Japan, Nepal, China and many more.
This demonstrates that the event not only aims to raise cybersecurity standards within the country but also encompasses the entire Asia-Pacific region as per the event’s objectives to elevate cybersecurity standards on digital platforms.
Air Vice Marshal Amorn Chomchoey, the Secretary-General of NCSC at the National Cyber Security Agency, Thailand and a representative of the Prime Minister stated that “The whole world has a rising concern for the cyber threat. According to the World Economic Forum Report, it was predicted that cybersecurity is the major concern for the whole world. Hence the need to have such a conference, not to showcase only the technology but to connect experts together. It’s extremely important to have such an opportunity to exchange ideas and knowledge on such high level. This event made it happen. VNU Asia Pacific’s vision to expand their knowledge and experience from CYBERSEC EUROPE to Asia with CYBERSEC ASIA is therefore a huge success. This has also been confirmed by all exhibitors and visitors we spoke so far. We are therefore also very positive about the future of our cooperation and we are looking forward to a strong partnership in future”
Niharika Manchanda, Head of GRC & Business Resilience of Agoda said “I think this event was amazing. This exhibition and conference brought people together and built the community that we’ve been missing for a really long time. With this great launch I’m looking forward to a lot more in future. If you are facing challenges in risk and resilience, in technologies, or information security, you should come and visit CYBERSEC ASIA. There’s a great opportunity to meet amazing people sharing innovative solutions. I recommend to come here the next time and enjoy the people and enjoy the community.”
“It’s a wonderful event where you can meet many nationalities from all over the place and not only from Thailand. Good to be a part of the event and I’m delighted to meet many interesting participants here. Definitely, I would be part of this event next year and I want to see this event growing bigger and bigger. Make Thailand Cyber Secure!” stated Rishi Anand, Partner of PwC Thailand
Mark Birch, Global Startup Advocate of Amazon Web Services said “I’m really impressed with CYBERSEC ASIA. It’s incredible to see the enthusiasm and energy of everyone here to learn about what is new and innovative around cyber security. It’s so important these days because of the growing threats that we all face from hackers. It’s a great opportunity to build the network and community and understand the technologies that can help and combat all of the current happenings and threats. Just the first edition of CYBERSEC ASIA is already a phenomenon. I love the energy and enthusiasm. I’ve met so many amazing professionals in the community. For me personally, it’s a learning opportunity as well. I’m learning about a lot of new technologies from the vendors here and new technologies around the corner that I need to be aware of to do my job in helping startups and to provide the best security for their customer.”
As envisioned by the event’s mission, CYBERSEC ASIA x Thailand International Cyber Week 2024 (powered by NCSA) served as a catalyst for elevating cybersecurity standards on digital platforms, transcending geographical boundaries to cultivate a safer and more resilient cyberspace for all.
Alex Farkas, Project Manager of CYBERSEC ASIA, VNU Asia Pacific said “CYBERSEC ASIA was born out of the necessity to combat cyber threats aiming to become the new knowledge hub for Cyber Security in Thailand and across Asia. We are delighted by the outcome of our first edition and already looking forward and working on the next one, taking place in Bangkok at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center again on 28th and 29th of January 2025.
Further details on CYBERSEC ASIA x Thailand International Cyber Week 2025:
Save the Date: January 28-29, 2025
Venue: Plenary Hall 1-4, QSNCC, Bangkok, Thailand | Time: 09:30-17:00 hrs.
For more information, please visit https://cybersec-asia.net
For participation inquiries, please contact Ms. Chalida Rattanaprasat at [email protected], +6621116611 Ext. 261
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