Dr.Bright Gameli Mawudor CPTE, PhD

Head of Information & Risk, Cellulant Group Co-Founder and Chair of AfricaHackon, Nairobi, Kenya

    Bright Gameli Mawudor is Cyber Security Consultant with a PhD in IT Convergence and Application Engineering with concentration in Information Security in Pukyong National University, Busan, South Korea. He is a founder and current chair of AfricaHackon, the first ever hands on Cyber Security Conference in East Africa and director of Foresight Tech Group, East Africa's Premier Cyber Security Company. He vests a lot in information technology across all platforms in forums and discussions with focus on Cyber Security. Knowing how wide it is, he always strives to get a grip of bits and pieces of all sections even though his main interest lies with System and Network Penetration Testing, Information Security Governance and Hands On Cyber Security awareness training via multiple medium.
    Bright has contributed to projects such as the OWASP Mth3l3m3nt frameworks
    Video Link to Presentation
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=msVjpJ-eRrM
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JZIqwCUbxs&list=PLdoxIexhjyUrrI589SLV4ZC8_mitjbe gW
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_6YdES0IAo
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v162d-5E-Qc
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEKPcPTFtVA
    Print Media and Paper Presentations
  • Cyber-crime is Africa's 'next big threat':
  • Chronicles of a Cyber Cop:
  • Interview about Cyber Security in Kenya and AfricaHackon:
    http://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/myNetwork/Please-call-me-Dr-Mawudor-PHD/3141096-3619800-6dom w8/
  • 8th Asia Joint Information Security Conference:
    Cyber Threat Management
  • Korea Association of Information Systems (KAIS) Conference:
    Anatomy of Cyber Attacks (Intrusion Focus)
  • 8​th ​Workshop among Asian Information Security Labs (Best Paper & Presentation):
    Analysis of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and Advanced Insider threat for Evolving Cyber Attacks in Corporate Networks
  • 15th Strathmore University Annual ICT Conference:
    Security Analysis and Evaluation Methods for Ubiquitous Sensor Networks
  • Korean Multimedia Association (KMMS) conference:
    Minimizing Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Attacks
  • Commendation award winner at 10th English Economic Essay Contest:
    Securing Banking Systems in South Korea
  • STS / ICDF2C Safe Cyberspace Essay Contest Winner:
    Re-Defining Measures for a Safer Cyber Space
  • STS / ICDF2C Safe Cyberspace Panel Discussion:
    • Emerging Cyber Threats
      Talks and Speaking engagement
  • AfricaHackon 2017
    • Planning and Presenting on “Naked in the Cyber Space”
    • CIO East Africa Cyber Security Summit 2017
      Cyber Security Awareness Workshop (Live Hacking Demonstration)
    • East Africa Cyber Security Forum(Amadeus):
    • Detecting and Preventing Active Cyber Attacks ( Live Hacking Demonstration)
    • Data Protection Conference Ghana:
    • Data Security, Encryption and other Issues
    • Dealing with BYOD in Corporate Environments
    • Nairobi Tech Week 2017:
    • Wave of Cyber Security and awareness (Hands on Demonstration of how one gets hacked)
    • NextGen Tech:
    • Moderator for Demystifying IoT and Blockchain
    • Safer Internet Day 2017:
    • Guest Speaker Educating on Cyber Security trends and as a Career
  • CodeGate International Hacking Competition and IT Security Conference 2016:
    The ​ ​Dynamic Changing Face of Social Engineering Aiding in APT Attacks
  • Data Protection Conference, Ghana, 2016:
    Data Protection challenges faced by it professionals and administrators
  • IDC IT Forum 2016:
  • Evolution of Hacking in emerging Cyberspace
  • Social Media Week 2016:
  • Social Media Security and Mitigation
    Plenary discussions on Cyber Security and Social Media
    Plenary discussions on East and West Africa on Technology
  • Rotaract Club 2016:
  • Cyber Security Awareness and Digital Media
  • Country Revenue Automation ICT Conference:
  • Cyber Security Management for ICT Growth In Kenya
  • AITEC East Africa ICT Summit 2016:
  • 2hr Cyber Security Workshop and Organizer of Young Innovators Anti-corruption Pavilion Challenge at the
  • AITEC Banking & Mobile Money COMESA Conference:
  • Banking Systems Penetration KillChain (Hackers Perspective) and How to Mitigate Insider Threat in Financial Institutions
  • Africahackon 1:
  • Advanced Reconnaissance & Hacker FootPrinting
  • AfricaHackon 2:
  • Insider Threat for Evolving Cyber Threat Attacks in Corporate Networks
  • AfricaHackon 3:
  • Co-ordinator
  • BarCamp Nairobi 2014:
  • Faces OF Advanced Persistent Threat(APT) Attacks (Phishing and ClickMe Frenzy)
  • ISACA Evening talk, Kenya Chapter 2014:
  • Advanced Persistent Threat Attack
  • Guest Lecturer (2012): United States International University
  • Systems Development, Information Security, Penetration Testing, Reverse engineering, Android vulnerability assessment.
  • Guest Lecturer (2013): Strathmore University
  • Lecturer for the first ever Certified Ethical Hacker Class

About Us

The Africa Mobile & ICT Expo is an assembly of captains, investors and enthusiasts of the ICT industry as well as all things and everything technology. Mobile technology lovers, students and professionals, device manufacturers, telcos, regulators and policy makers converge in Accra Ghana for 3 days of conferences, seminars, product and app launches, and discounted products exhibition by 100+ quality brands.

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