Posted on: August 10, 2015

The Technical Session will be held at the Savannah Suite, Pegasus Hotel Guyana on August 13, 2015 commencing at 9:00am. Nominations are now closed for this technical training session as of Friday 7th August, 2015. We regret that attendance is by invitation only.

Session Profile

The second day will see a small group of IT professionals receiving introductory training in the area of computer security. These IT professionals will represent key organisations within our Government and
Private Sectors, in an effort to begin improving our local capacity.

Participants

# Organisation Sector Industry
1 .GY TLD Registry Public Academia
1 University of Guyana Public Academia
1 eGoverment Project Public Administration
1 General Register Office Public Administration
1 Guyana Elections Commission Public Administration
1 Bank of Guyana Public Banking
1 Digicel (Guyana) Private Critical Infrastructure
1 Guyana Power and Light Inc. Public Critical Infrastructure
2 Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Private Critical Infrastructure
1 Guyana Water Inc. Public Critical Infrastructure
1 Guyana Defence Force Public Defence
1 Caribbean Community Secretariat Regional Development
1 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Public Diplomacy
2 Ministry of Education Public Education Administration
1 Ministry of Public Health Public Health Administration
1 Supreme Court Registry Public Judiciary
1 Giftland Private Retail
1 Guyana Revenue Authority Public Revenue Collection
3 Guyana Police Force Public Security
2 Ministry of Public Security Public Security Administration

Objectives

Provide participants with sensitisation of Information Security principles as well as the Incident Management Role, including the experiences of Guyana National CIRT.

Outcomes: Fostering the development of sectoral and organisational CSIRTs.