Tech Stakeholders To Kick Start DigitalSense IPv6
By Olabisi Olaleye
Come Wednesday, June 6, 2018, Nigeria DigitalSENSE Forum (NDSF) series will hold its annual Internet Governance for Development (IG4D) and Nigeria IPv6 Roundtable 2018.
According to the organisers, several notable experts and speakers have been lined up to proffer solution to pending technology clog wheel.
These speakers include cyber security expert and the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of CyberCode, Mr. Olatunji Igbalajobi and President of the Nigeria Internet Group, Mr. Destiny Amana, telecommunications engineer, Dr. Kenneth Okereafor, and the chief executive officer, Wisdom Computer Technology, Mr. Francis Uzor.
Speaking at a media briefing in Lagos, executive director, DigitalSENSE Africa Media, Mrs. Nkemdilim Nweke said that the 2018 edition would be presided over by the chief executive officer, Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) Mr. Muhammed Rudman.
She noted that Mr. Igbalajobi is also the national programme director and membership coordinator of the Cyber Security Expert Association of Nigeria (CSEAN), describing him as a seasoned information security specialist in security assessments, vulnerability assessments and penetration testing, as well as Information Technology (IT) risk management.
“He is a certified ethical hacker, QualysGuard certified specialist, and a qualified ISO 27001:2013 lead auditor cum implementer”. Adding that the Schwab foundation social entrepreneur, Paradigm Initiative, Gbenga Sesan, who originally trained as an Electronic and Electrical Engineer at Obafemi Awolowo University, would join the panel.
NDSF series is hosted in collaboration with the Nigerian Communications Commission, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Galaxy Backbone, Teledom International, Association of Licensed Telecom Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) among others.