The Dubai Digital Authority, represented by the Dubai Electronic Security Center, has announced the opening of the second batch of the Electronic Security Leaders Program, which will run until July 20, 2022.
The “Cyber Security Leaders” program will include the organization of application scenarios for information security managers that simulate potential global cyber risks and provide a realistic and effective environment for testing cyber security capabilities with the aim of developing the experiences of program participants and training them to professionally deal with various cyber risks.
Yousef Hamad Al Shaibani, Director General of the Dubai Electronic Security Center, emphasized that the program is in line with the Dubai Cyber Security Strategy, which focuses on promoting technological innovations to support and protect the comprehensive digital service system in the long term and anticipate all its needs for advanced solutions that contribute to the consolidation of Dubai’s position as a global city.A leader in innovation, security and safety. He added that the efforts of the Dubai Cyber Security Innovation Park contribute to the design of advanced tools that perpetuate this trend and establish a new generation of cyber security experts and specialists in all its aspects in accordance with the best international standards followed within this framework.
On her part, Dr. said. Bushra Al Balushi, Deputy Director of the Information Security Department at the Dubai Electronic Security Center, states that the program is among the many specialized initiatives being developed by the Dubai Cyber Security Innovation Park with the aim of improving competencies in this vital field.