ICCWS Pre-Conference Workshops

Monday 25th March 2024

Researching and Engaging with International Cyber Security

10:00 - 12:30

Presented by: Dr Trishana Ramluckan, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

This workshop presents an overview of the key issues which are of concern in today’s challenging world of cyber warfare and cyber security.

There is increasing concern that our systems are vulnerable to attack from numerous sources and that these attacks are becoming more and more sophisticated. It is therefore essential to understand these threats and to be able to create and implement a robust policy of self-defence.

This programme takes participants through all the important issues to be considered to ensure that cyber-attacks do not disrupt an organization’s operations.

Program outcomes and learning objectives:

  • An overview of emerging topics such as cyber diplomacy, fake news, AI, and digital sovereignty
  • An overview of international cyber security forums and initiatives
  • Engaging in cyber diplomacy forums
  • Portals for skills building and researching international cyber security and cyber diplomacy.

 This program is aimed at academics and students as well as Government officials and civil servants, industry and civil society with an interest in cyber security, AI and policy of the digital world.

The Seminar will run from 10:00 until 12:30 on Monday 25th March 2024 at University of Johannesburg, South Africa

The attendance fee is £40. Fees include an electronic copy of the course materials. This workshop is for physical attendance only. To reserve a place please click here