Is A.I. the Future of Cybersecurity?

November 7th, 2019
Dubai, U.A.E.


It is a great honor for us at Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) to continue our partnership with IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity, to bring you the ‘IEEE UAE Cyber Intelligence Summit’ in its third iteration.
Through the summit theme ‘Is A.I. the Future of Cybersecurity?’ we are looking forward to bringing together leading cybersecurity professionals, researchers, and experts to enrich the cybersecurity dialogue and contribute to a safer digital experience for people and organizations around the world.
We are proud of Dubai Electronic Security Center to be commissioned with one of the world’s most challenging missions to make Dubai the safest city in the cyber space globally. With that in mind, we are bringing this event to deliver on one of Dubai Cyber Security Strategy key domains which is innovation, where we are committed to promoting cyber security research & development, and establishing a free, fair and secure cyber space in Dubai & influencing it globally.

Yousuf Hamad Al Shaibani

Director General, Dubai Electronic Security Center
Honorary Chair, IEEE UAE Cyber Intelligence Summit


Join us for this annual premier event where you will speak before leading cybersecurity professionals. Please submit your bio and abstract of your talk within the theme of the summit.
Speaker slots are limited!


Amer Sharaf
General Chair

Dr. Marwan Al-Zarouni
Summit Chair

Dr. Bushra Al-Belooshi
Organizing Committee Chair

Dr. Essa Basaeed
Organizing Committee Co-chair


Prof. Andy Jones
Director of the Cyber Security Centre
University of Hertfordshire

Dr. Thomas Martin
Senior Lecturer
School of Computing, Mathematics and Digital Technology, Manchester Metropolitan University

Prof. Ben Azvine
Global Head of Security Research and Innovation

Bill Millar
Head of Group Cybersecurity Operations

Dr Stilianos Vidalis
Principal Lecturer in Cyber Security
University of Hertfordshire

Dr. Olga Angelopoulou
Senior Lecturer at the Cyber Security Centre
University of Hertfordshire