SQU to host Information Systems Forum

MUSCAT: The 1st First Information Systems Forum will be launched tomorrow, April 13, Thursday, at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) under the theme of “Cyber Security, Privacy and Confidence”. The forum is organised by the Department of Information Systems at the College of Economics and Political Science under the auspices of the Attorney-General Hussein bin Ali al Hilali. The forum seeks to enhance cooperation between academics and researchers at the university and cyber security specialists by discussing the most important challenges facing cyber security in the light of the increasing reliance on information and communication technologies. The forum will focus on four main themes: cyber crime management, cyber security governance, cyber security of new technologies, laws and legislation for cyber security. — ONA