Nairobi, 20TH OCTOBER  2020:

AFRICA CYBER DEFENSE Forum is pleased to announce we have entered into a strategic partnership with siberXchange, North America’s first cyber studio & community platform.

With the pandemic resulting in unique cybersecurity responses around the globe, this partnership aims to bring to our audience security solutions based and focused on leadership, strategic management, innovation, & cutting-edge technology to the challenges of leading information security programs.

Africa Cyber Defense Forum will champion strategic and leading role through its programs to spotlight Africa during partner, continental, Intercontinental and Global Programs on cybersecurity to enhance learning from the continent, understanding the opportunities in the African Technology Market as well as how to navigate through the unique challenges, circumstances, attack surfaces and the ever-evolving challenges from global best practices and experts.

“Partnering with siberXchange to deliver transformative programs to our audience will allow us to provide the very best technology business programs and portfolio strategies on which we’ll conceive, design, and build the next generation of transformative content, digital products, and platforms,” said Gilbert Nyandeje, Founder and CEO, Africa Cyber Defense Forum. “Together, working as one team, we will unlock the full potential of digital transformations and place our audience on the best path for best practices and success in the new digital and Cyber business landscape in Africa”

The siberXchange – Africa Cyber Defense Forum partnership is a powerful combination. “As the security perimeter of the enterprise has shifted, we have moved along with them to bring quality content & engagement to the screens of the global cybersecurity community in a safe, secure & sustainable model,” said Mahdi Raza, CEO – siberXchange

As an indication of the commitment to the partnership, the Africa Cyber Defense Forum is hosting the Africa CISO day, at the Intercontinental CISO Forum 2020 during the CISO FORUM CANADA 2020 by siberXchange

By virtually linking siberXchange and the Africa Cyber Defense Forum’s audience of more than 40,000+,  the partnership platform will not only be for the innovative companies keen on the issues of the Cyber threats, cyber threat solutions, or being ahead of the industry trends, but most importantly, the place to make the impression deals in the major African technology market.

About Africa Cyber Defense Forum

THE AFRICA CYBER Defense Forum is a continental platform for public-private cooperation.

The forum through its well-curated and world-class content, engages top-level government, Technology experts, business leaders, and other leaders of society to shape the continental, regional, and industry agendas in the African cyberspace.

Our activities are anchored in our passionate pursuit of better and safer technology and we are seeking to shape the future of information security, cyber defense, and cybersecurity through progressive and inspiring conversations in technology and offering thought leadership to both governments, society, and private sector.

We believe that technology has the potential to bring transformative change in the continent and society, but we must ensure that it is equally secure. This is why by bringing together experts from all walks of life in a business conscious platform we can make a positive change in our society.

About siberXchange

siberXchange is North America’s first cyber studio & community platform.

Since its launch in August 2020, siberXchange a growing, international community of cybersecurity leaders & professionals from the public and private sectors. With representation from large organizations, small to medium enterprises, and start-up ventures, the platform is a focal point for discussing and demonstrating the latest issues around cybersecurity. The siberXchange platform is delivered through two independent, integrated platforms: the cyber studio in the Town of Ajax’s Innovation Village and a dedicated online community portal.

The studio is an innovative cybersecurity studio where professionals and organizations can deliver broadcast-quality sessions. Built by industry professionals, the studio allows presenters to run panels, keynotes, demonstrations, and more; live or pre-recorded, these sessions are then beamed directly to an audience coupled with high-quality graphics, effects, and informational slides. In August 2020, over 60 sessions were delivered to an average viewership of 220 unique viewers. All viewers can watch the sessions live or pre-recorded and engage through live chat, blogs, instant messaging, and more. The live social media networking