AVAR Cyber Conclave – India 2019

Essential for CEOs, CTOs,CISOs, Cybersecurity experts and Government authorities
The Association of Antivirus Asia Researchers (AVAR), head-quartered in Hong Kong, works towards spreading awareness among the cybersecurity fraternity of the Asia Pacific region. India, a dominant and aggressive digital transformation adaptor, plays a vital part in the global cybersecurity ecosystem.

Last year, AVAR conducted its 21st annual International Conference in India, witnessing participation from more than 12 countries and 41 path-breaking paper presentations. Continuing its efforts in India, AVAR is holding its first Conclave in Bengaluru “AVAR Cyber Conclave – India 2019” on the 24th of September 2019.

Event organisers – K7 Computing: It is a privilege for us at K7 Computing to be given the opportunity to host the “AVAR Cyber Conclave – India 2019”. And an even more ‘proud Indian’ moment for our founder and CTO, Mr. J Kesavardhanan on being unanimously elected as the first [ever] CEO of AVAR. It is a matter of national pride that an Indian from an Indian company heads an International association.

Topics Covered

The Relentless Ruin of Ransomware
Paper Presentation

Advantages and challenges of Threat Intelligence sharing within Asia.
Panel Discussion

Who is responsible for the security of your data in the cloud, your cloud provider, you or a 3rd party?
Panel Discussion


9:30 AM – 10:00 AM Registration
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM Welcome Speech and Introduction to AVAR Mr. J. Kesavardhanan, CEO, AVAR
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM “The Relentless Ruin of Ransomware” Paper Presentation – K7 Computing Nandi Dharma Kishore, AVP Threat Lab, K7 Computing
10:45 AM – 11:45 AM Panel Discussion
“Advantages and Challenges of Threat Intelligence sharing within Asia.”

Name Company Designation
Yoosuf Mohamed Cognizant Technology Solutions Senior Vice President
Mayank Dikshit Quick Heal Technologies Quality Engineering Leader, Head of Quality
Ashish Sonal Orkash Service Pvt Ltd CEO
Pratap Reddy Additional Director General of Police IPS, Karnataka
Samir Mody K7 Computing VP Threat Research
11.45 AM- 12.00 PM Tea Break
12.00 PM – 01.00 PM Panel Discussion
“Who is responsible for the security of your data in the cloud, your cloud provider, you or a 3rd party?”

Name Company Designation
Lalit Kumar Amazon Security Architect
Sailakshmi S NTT Data Senior Director
Pranav Kathale KPMG Director
Satheesh Vishwanathan NextGen Chief Product Officer and Marketing Head
Samir Mody K7 Computing VP Threat Research
Nandi Dharma Kishore K7 Computing AVP – Threat Control Lab
01.00 PM – 01.15 PM Vote of Thanks Mr. Allan Dyer, Chairman, AVAR
01.15 PM – 02.00 PM Lunch & Networking

The Ritz-Carlton – Ballroom 3
No 99, Residency Road
Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar
Bangalore – 560025, India.

Date & Time
24th Sep 2019 | 9.30 AM to 1.00 PM
followed by Networking and Lunch

For further details contact  admin@avarconclave.com

Owing to an overwhelming response from the industry in terms of registrations and considering the fact of limited seats, the registration has been closed!!! 
Please do join us for the Annual AVAR conference at Osaka, Japan taking place from November 6th – 9th, 2019 : https://www.avar2019.org/register