ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Trend Micro, Inc. (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global cybersecurity leader, announces its “Risk to Resilience” World Tour, the world’s largest cybersecurity roadshow powered by AWS, is headed to Middle East and Africa. Africa (MEA) empowers businesses to strengthen their defenses and reimagine cybersecurity. The Abu Dhabi Roadshow takes place at Ferrari World and is supported by sponsors such as Mindware, Unicorp, Ingram Micro, GBM, Help AG and Starlink.
The event was attended by His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Al Kuwaiti, Head of Cyber Security, UAE Government, who was a guest speaker who shared valuable insights on the UAE’s digital transformation journey and the notable developments in the country’s cyber security defenses.
The roadshow is planned to be held in more than 100 cities around the world and will visit 13 cities in the region. These include Tunisia, Muscat, Rabat, Manama, Doha, Kuwait, Jeddah, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Cairo, Amman and Johannesburg.
Dr. Moataz Bin Ali, Regional Vice President and Managing Director, Trend Micro MMEA, said: “Cyberattacks are a global risk and the need for a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy has become more important than ever.” We push boundaries to protect the digital future of the communities we live in. Our “Risk Resilience” world tour is a testament to our commitment, through which we strive to provide organizations in the region with the resources they need to “most effectively combat modern threat actors and move towards a more resilient security posture.” As we navigate the digital age, our goal is to continually set new benchmarks in cybersecurity.”
The tour brings together industry experts, leaders and IT professionals to discuss the latest trends, challenges and solutions in cybersecurity. Attendees gained valuable insight into emerging threats, as well as the knowledge to implement practical solutions to protect their enterprises from modern threat actors.
According to Trend Micro’s 2022 Annual Cybersecurity Report: “Rethinking Strategy,” the company’s security solutions blocked and detected more than 870 million cyber threats in the Middle East and Africa region in 2022. These figures underscore the urgent need for businesses to recognize the severity of their growing attack surface and take proactive steps to protect themselves from potential cyberattacks by remaining vigilant and employing a robust multi-layered approach to cybersecurity.
The Risk to Resilient World Journey covers a range of insightful topics designed to empower organizations and improve their cybersecurity integrity, enhance risk management, accelerate business resilience, make risk-based proactive decisions, and mimic real-world success Case, bridge skills gaps with intuitive tools and workflow automation, enhance visibility, reduce costs, improve safety outcomes, and ease compliance obligations through consolidation.
About Trend Micro
Trend Micro is a global cybersecurity leader dedicated to helping the world exchange digital information securely. Driven by decades of security expertise, global threat research and continuous innovation, Trend Micro’s cybersecurity platform protects hundreds of thousands of organizations and millions of individuals across clouds, networks, devices and endpoints. A leader in cloud and enterprise cybersecurity, the platform offers a robust set of advanced threat defense technologies optimized for environments such as AWS, Microsoft, and Google, and provides centralized visibility for better, faster Detect and respond. With 7,000 employees in 65 countries, Trend Micro helps organizations simplify and secure their connected world. www.TrendMicro.com.