Program Overview

Agenda is subject to change. Last updated December 7, 2021.

Times are reflected in UTC. Please check your local times. Detailed training information coming early November.

The event will be presented in English with French translation available during the plenary sessions on December 7.

Tuesday, 7 December

Plenary Sessions
11:00 – 11:15
 EG CH TN

Welcome Remarks

Dr. Sherif Hashem (FIRST, EG); Dr. Serge Droz (FIRST, CH); Jean-Robert Hountomey (AfricaCERT); Wafa Dahmani (ANSI - TunCERT, TN)

11:15 – 11:30
 TN

Opening Address

Kamel Saadaoui (Chief of ICT Minister Office, TN)

11:30 – 13:00
 EG OM TG GB ET US

Regional and International Initiatives

Dr. Sherif Hashem (FIRST, EG); Eng. Badar Al Salehi (Oman National CERT, ARCC, OIC-CERT, OM); Palakiyem Assih (CERT.tg, TG); Jeremy Ketteringham (UK Home Office, GB); Nick Small (Cyber4Dev, GB); Adil Suleiman (African Union Commission, ET); Elizabeth Vish (US Department of State, US); Serge Zongo (ITU)

13:00 – 13:15

Break

13:15 – 14:15
 US DE KE NL

Frameworks and Related Standards

Jean-Robert Hountomey (AfricaCERT); Peter Allor (RedHat, US); Dr. Klaus-Peter Kossakowski (PRE-CERT, DE); Mwende Njiraini (Former Chair ITU-T SG17 Regional Group for Africa, KE); Justin Novak (CERT/CC, US); Don Stikvoort (S-CURE, NL)

14:15 – 15:45
 TN LU TZ NL GH KR EG

Open-source Tools and CSIRT Success Stories

Prof. Nabil Sahli (TunCERT, TN); Marwan Ben Rached (ITU); Guenaëlle De Julis (CERT-XLM (Excellium), LU); Raymond Linus (TZ-CERT, TZ); Kevin Meynell (Internet Society, NL); Mariem Mahjoub (ANSI , TN); Omo Oaiya (WACREN, GH); Eunju Pak (KrCERT/CC, KR); Mahmoud Raouf (EG-CERT, EG)

15:45 – 16:00

Break

16:00 – 17:00
 US LU PL KE AU

Open Data (OSINT) and Threat Intelligence Sharing Platforms and Tools

Jean-Robert Hountomey (AfricaCERT); John Grim (Verizon, US); Andras Iklody (CIRCL, LU); Piotr Kijewski (The Shadowserver Foundation, PL); Lawrence Muchilwa (Silensec, KE); Adli Wahid (APNIC, AU)

17:00 – 18:00
 TN NG US

Observed Malicious Cyber Criminality During COVID in the African and Arab Regions

Wafa Dahmani (ANSI - TunCERT, TN); Abdul-Hakeem Ajijola (AUCSEG, NG); Carlos Alvarez (ICANN, US); Mohamed Ali Benmabrouk (Tunisia, TN); Dr. Haitham Al Hajri (Oman National CERT, TN)

18:00 – 18:15

Closing Remarks

Wednesday, 8 December

Day 1
Technical 1
Day 1
Technical 2
Day 1
Management
11:00 – 13:00
 TN

Open-source Tools for CSIRTs

Prof. Nabil Sahli, SMII Mondher (TunCERT, TN); Mohamed Ali Benmabrouk (Tunisia, TN); Amine Rached (CSIRT.tn, Keystone, TN)

11:00 – 15:00

 US

MITRE ATT&CK Fundamentals

Sean Whitley (MITRE, US)

 NL

CSIRT Maturity Modeling

Don Stikvoort (S-CURE, NL)

13:00 – 15:00
 GB US

Protective DNS – Why It Matters and How to Deploy It On-prem

Boris Taratine (Farsight Security, GB); Dr. Paul Vixie (Farsight Security, US)

 TN

Designing and Running Cyber-exercises for CSIRTs

Haythem El Mir (CSIRT.tn Keystone, TN)

Thursday, 9 December

Day 2
Technical 1
Day 2
Technical 2
Day 2
Management
11:00 – 15:00
 US

Incident Response and Classification Workshop

Angel L Hueca, Justin Novak, Larry Rogers (CERT/CC, US)

 LU

MISP Fundamentals

Alexandre Dulaunoy (CIRCL - Computer Incident Response Center Luxembourg, LU)

 MU

National Cyber Crisis Management

Jennita Appaya (Independent Consultant, MU); Kaleem Ahmed Usmani (CERT-MU, MU)