This will be the first International Cybersecurity Symposium in Medellín and Bogotá

This will be the first International Cybersecurity Symposium in Medellín and Bogotá
This will be the first International Cybersecurity Symposium in Medellín and Bogotá

With leading experts in cybersecurity issues, the ScotiaGBS technology unit of the Scotiabank group, together with the Eafit University, in Medellín, and the Pontifical Javeriana University, in Bogotáwill develop the first International Cybersecurity Symposium in 2024.

The event will take place in person at the two aforementioned institutions, where spaces for exchange of knowledge and experiences between industry leaders, academics and professionals.

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The objective of the conferences will be to discuss current and future challenges in the field of digital security.

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“At ScotiaTech, we are committed to providing efficient and reliable service to our customers. Our goal is to ensure that every interaction with us is a positive experience, and cybersecurity is a fundamental element when being innovative in the world of technology. These Symposiums provide the opportunity to all students and professionals who want to go to the next level and enhance their knowledge in the face of the new challenges that all technological advances bring,” said Danilo González, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, ScotiaTech and Senior Vice President. & Head, Technology & Operations, Scotiabank Colpatria.

When and where will the event be?

He The event will be at the Eafit University in Medellín, on March 4 and 5, and at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, on March 6 and 7.

For those interested, admission will be free and participants will have the opportunity to explore topics such as Trends in security engineering, Security and digital transformation, Fields of action in Cybersecurity, Security risks, How to break down a cyberattack, The role of policies and security standards, Cryptocurrencies in the real world and Security Perspectives in the coming years.

If you want to participate, you should know that spaces are limited. To attend, you can register at the following links:

• Pontifical Javeriana University Registrations:


• Eafit University Registration:


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Speakers in Medellín (EAFIT University)

It will be in the Founders Auditorium:

March 4

-Marcus Elson

– Daniela Restrepo Jaramillo

-Amanda Charlebois

– Juan Rodas Sánchez

– Jorge Gomez Duque

– Danilo González Asensio

March 5

– Carola Suarez

-Aaron Chow

– Diana Jaimes Gallego

-Jason Hall

– Danilo González

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Speakers in Bogotá (Pontifical Javeriana University)

It will be in the Fernando Barón Building, 7th floor, Santiago Páramo Auditorium.

March 6

– Vicky Laurens

– Yorly Fajardo Vivas

-Amanda Charlebois

– Jhon Lopez Velasco

– Diego Forero Pulido

-Gustavo Olaya Cabrales

March 7

– Carola Suarez

-Aaron Chow

– Rulfo Quintero Forero

-Jason Hall

– Danilo González



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