Strategic Cyber Resilience and Readiness

CISO Dinner

February 27, 2024 - London, England


Azeem Aleem Sygnia
Azeem Aleem

Managing Director (MD) Client Leadership, EMEA



An experienced information security executive with over 15 years of practitioner experience in cyber defence technologies, security operations, counter threat intelligence, data analytics and behavioural classification of cyber criminal. Within the domain of organisational operations Azeem has an extensive experience in managing P&L, driving operational excellence, change management and process reengineering. Azeem has been at the forefront of architecting cyber resilience capability against Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) for some of the best financial, government and public sector organisations across Europe, the US, Asia and the Middle East. He has worked extensively with the national and international law enforcement agencies around intelligence training, detection and investigation of cyber crime. As a subject matter expert, he has made frequent appearance on regional television and radio programmes as an expert on cyber threats. A published book author and academic criminologist, he has also authored several periodical on advanced security threats in peer reviewed journals and security magazines. He is an eminent plenary conference guest speaker both at the national and international level.

Aditi Bland Barclays
Aditi Bland

VP Cyber Security



Experienced cyber handler and responder to major security incidents to ensure comprehensive and cohesive world class response. End to end initial triage activities, chairing multiple stakeholder bridges, analysing incidents and determine their impacts. Subsequent notification and escalation of incidents regarding its impacts. Also expertly experienced strategic Project Manager with a strong digital media and communication background.

February 27, 2024


All times United Kingdom Time

5:30 PM-9:00 PM

Strategic Cyber Resilience and Readiness

In the dynamic realm of cybersecurity, CISOs bear the crucial responsibility of not only proactively building cyber resilience but also orchestrating swift responses to defeat attacks within organizational networks. This session delves into the essential traits necessary to achieve cyber resilience and readiness. It elucidates why being cyber ready transcends a mere static preparedness; rather, it’s a continuum of vigilance in which organisation assess their standing, prepare comprehensively, simulate attacks to refine security measures, promptly detect and neutralize threats, and respond and recover swiftly to minimize business impact This holistic approach serves as the cornerstone for maintaining organisational continuity and enhancing the overall security posture amidst the ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape.

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