About the Institute

Development & Community

  • Provide on average 12 bursaries annually to students to complete specialized training courses
  • Red Eye Browser Development – a development project in conjunction with SBU students at Pearson Institute, Bloemfontein.

2018: Keynotes, Panels, Symposiums & Conferences

  • Guest Speaker at OSAC Training day on Cyber Investigations – Following the online trail, May 2018, Sandton.
  • Delivered a keynote on the Cyber Security Landscape at the Hewlett Packard Roadshow, Magaliesburg, June 2018
  • 2-day Training seminar in Harare, Zimbabwe on Cyber Security, June 2018.
  • Symposium on Cyber Security, Africa, Aerospace & Defence (AAD) Expo 2018 at Waterkloof Airforce Base. Panels & Keynotes, September 2018.
  • Delivered a keynote on Cyber Security 2018 and beyond at the Canon Thought Leadership Breakfast, Cape Town, Sep 2018
  • Talk on Cyber Security and the 4th Revolution at the National Science and Technology (NSTF) Forum, Cape Town, Sep 2018.
  • ITS South Africa – Smart Mobility. Connecting the Dots – Transport Data and Cyber Security. October 2018, Johannesburg.
  • Panel Discussion: Cyber Security and the 4th Revolution. SAICA, November 2018, Sandton
  • Speaker at Cyberpower & IT for National Security Symposium, November 2018, Hydepark
  • Hosted a Cyber Security workshop at the CSIR, CHPC 2018 Conference in Cape Town, December 2018.
  • Delivered a keynote at CHPC 2018, Security Intelligence: Data to Cyberwar in Cape Town.
  • Presenting a Pre-Conference Workshop, at the 14th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security (ICCWS), Stellenbosch University and the CSIR, South Africa on Wednesday 27th February 2019. Topic is Simulations and Gamification Techniques in the training of Cyber Specialists/Warriors Led by Prof. Elmarie Biermann, CSI Cyber Security Institute and Prof. Bryson Payne, University of North Georgia, USA. Link – https://www.academic-conferences.org/conferences/iccws/iccws-workshop/
  • Presenting keynotes at SA Grain Conference 2019 and The Legal Show 2019.
  • Presenting a Cyber Security Workshop at CHPC 2019, December 2019, Kruger Park

2018: In the Media

  • Mind the gap: addressing SA’s cyber skills shortage. Daily Maverick, July 2018
    Mind the Gap: Addressing South Africa’s cybersecurity skills shortage
  • Cyber Security Environment, DSTV channel 144 interviews, Aug 2018
  • Teens and Cyber Security. https://www.netwerk24.com/ZA/Tygerburger/Nuus/vertroueling-hou-sommer-baie-gevare-in-vir-tieners-20180522-2
  • Protecting teens: https://www.netwerk24.com/Sake/Ikt/tieners-beskerm-julself-so-aanlyn-20180427

Looking forward to 2019:

  • Presenting a Pre-Conference Workshop, at the 14th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security (ICCWS), Stellenbosch University and the CSIR, South Africa on Wednesday 27th February 2019. Topic is Simulations and Gamification Techniques in the training of Cyber Specialists/Warriors Led by Prof. Elmarie Biermann, CSI Cyber Security Institute and Prof. Bryson Payne, University of North Georgia, USA. Link – https://www.academic-conferences.org/conferences/iccws/iccws-workshop/
  • Presenting keynotes at SA Grain Conference 2019 and The Legal Show 2019.
  • Presenting a Cyber Security Workshop at CHPC 2019, December 2019, Kruger Park

We value partnerships and collaborate with a number of entities to provide specialized, practical training solutions in the Cyber Security sphere.

  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT)
  • French South African Institute of Technology (F’SATI)
  • University of Stellenbosch (US)
  • Thinking about Education
  • Southern Business School (SBS)

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