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Ghana CyberSecurity aims to be the premier and marquee Information Security and Assurance event for technologists, auditors, risk managers, and entrepreneurs, gathering the world’s top practitioner, to share the latest research, case studies and practices, in the high energy atmosphere of the British Council, Accra.

Why You Should Attend? • Keynote: Insightful keynote addresses delivered by leading industry visionaries from thought leaders of critical infrastructure. • Delivery: Parallel Running Tracks and Hands-on Advanced Training Sessions. (builder/breaker/defender) with world-renowned subject matter experts

• Format: Sessions will be delivered in 30, 60 or 90 minute blocks, for better topic coverage and improved learning experience. • Location: Convenient location at the heart of Accra • Value: Competitive and lower pricing. • Live Training With Hands-On Bootcamp: Same courseware as APPSEC conferences, with Bootcamp hours to reinforce learning. • Your Instructor: OWASP Instructors are real world practitioners with years of experience. • Networking: You will get to know your InfoSec peers and can collaborate long after the training, with a unique platform to showcase products and services to decision makers, government, policy makers, investigators, regulators, law enforcement agencies, and security and defense establishments. • Online tools: Access to free resources and audio files. • Smaller class sizes: You get more one-on-one time with your instructor so you can master course material. • Certification: You get a certificate at the end of your training demonstrating you have the technical skills needed to meet their security responsibilities. • Standard: Many private companies and government agencies now require new job candidates to have knowledge of OWASP. <Download why OWASP pdf> link should download the why OWASP pdf file

Who Should Attend? Developers, Auditors, Risk Managers, Executives, Management, Press, Law Enforcement, Entrepreneurs, Executives, Policy Makers, Managers, Technical Leaders, Analysts, Engineers, and Students, Law Enforcement & Legal Authorities and Entrepreneurs

Special Registration and Membership Prices

1 day event: Thursday event (Exhibition, launch and Canapés and cocktail): GH₵182

1 day event: Friday event (Training): GH₵100

2 day event: Thursday & Friday event: GH₵205

Corporate & Group Registration: 10% discount for 6 people and over 20% discount for 10 people and over

To get a formal quote for company or group registrations, please send an email to <Get Quote> link should be to email address

All attendees have access to of all Ghana CyberSecurity activities including Exhibitor Showroom and Networking session.

Cancellations, Refunds, and Substitutions All ticket sales are final and our general policy is no refunds, but we are willing to make exceptions for extraordinary circumstances. <Let us know> link should be to email address if you think you should be considered for an exception. In the event you are not able to attend the event, we are able to substitute registrations at no charge until December 1, 2013. After December 1, a minimal charge will be associated with any substitute registrations to cover administrative and badge re-printing fees.


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