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Axis To Hold Its Sixth and Final Conference at the Expo 2020 Dubai

The video surveillance company Axis Communications is to hold its sixth and final conference at Expo 2020 Dubai this month.

Following the acclaim of its fifth high-impact technology conference, ‘Share in the discovery of 5G’, Axis has been driving the conversation about leading technologies that are helping us shape a smarter, safer, and more sustainable tomorrow.

Its sixth and final conference, ‘Share in the discovery of cybersecurity‘, is due to take place on 24 March 2022 and will consolidate a panel of experts to discuss various topics related to cybersecurity, including the impact of cybersecurity on physical security systems, cybersecurity lifecycle management, trends and best security practices.

Ettiene van der Watt, Regional Director – Middle East & Africa at Axis.
Ettiene van der Watt

“In our modern age and with increasing cyberattacks, effective and comprehensive cybersecurity has become a non-negotiable aspect for businesses of all sizes and across industries,” comments Ettiene van der Watt, Regional Director MENA at Axis. “Our final conference makes it easy to traverse the complicated cybersecurity scene, gain insights, and secure tips on how to future-proof your assets.”

Key speakers for the event include the company’s Technology Integration Partner Programme Manager, Dmitry Streltsov; Architect and Engineering Programme Manager, Steven Kenny; Architecture and Engineering Manager, Tertius Wolfaardt; and Solution Marketing Manager, Joe Danielson.

Other industry experts will lead thought-provoking discussions, including Hani Khalaf, IoT and Digital Cities Regional Lead for Dell Technologies; Mathieu Chevalier, Principal Security Architect and Manager for Genetec; and Ephrem Tesfai, Sales Engineering Manager, META for Genetec.

“Cybersecurity is about assessing the risks and consequences, having an effective strategy in place to deter attacks, and planning your way forward,” continues van der Watt. “At Axis, we seek to make it as seamless as possible for our clients and partners to mitigate risk for the long run. I invite you to join us as we deliberate the significance of cybersecurity as an essential consideration in today’s increasingly connected world.”

As an official partner of the Sweden Pavilion in the event’s Sustainability District, Axis will host a total of transformative technology conferences over the six-month course of the Expo Dubai 2020, which is due to commence on 31 March 2022.

Read more on the latest coverage of the Expo 2020 Dubai by The Fintech Times here.


  • Tyler is a fintech journalist with specific interests in online banking and emerging AI technologies. He began his career writing with a plethora of national and international publications.

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