Lagos Continental Hotel
25 - 26 February 2020 | Lagos | Nigeria
A recent report estimated the loss to African businesses from cybercrime at US$3.5 billion, up from US$2 billion. Nigeria was the hardest hit with losses of US$649 million, followed by Kenya with US$210 million and Tanzania with US$99 million. As organizations continue to digitally transform, so does their exposure to threats within cyberspace. Organizations need to leverage ever-improving capabilities with advanced technologies to efficiently combat cybercrime.
Cyber Africa Summit (CyFrica 2020) will bring together 300+ pre-qualified CISOs, CIOs, CTOs, CEOs, senior information security, risk, forensics, compliance, cyber law and law enforcement professionals on the 25th & 26th of February 2020 in Lagos, Nigeria. This exclusive summit on cyber security will focus on the current state of cybercrime in Nigeria, the effects of cybercrime, latest fraud and breach prevention techniques and will also showcase some of the latest technologies that help combat cybercrime. The 2 day event will bridge the gap between the leading security solution providers and security professionals by bringing them onto the same pedestal. CyFrica 2020 will provide a variety of learning formats like Keynote presentations, panel discussions, fireside chats and exclusive networking sessions that will lead to meaningful business connections throughout Africa.
Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city, is one of the fastest growing cities in the world and one of the most populous urban areas. Lagos is a major financial centre in Africa; the megacity has the fourth-highest GDP in Africa and houses one of the largest and busiest seaports on the continent.