Success of “iCS Meetup and CodeLab”
“iCS Meetup and CodeLab” was the significant event of the history of UCSC and UCSC ISACA Student Group. This event successfully ended with the golden partner, ISM APAC, the technology partner, Check Point, the co sponsor, Think Cube and BIT and digital media partner, UCSC Pahasara on 3rd of September at UCSC premises with the participation of huge government and non-government university students.
“iCS Meetup and CodeLab” was the cyber-security meetup comprising code lab session and tech session series with the intention of enhancing the knowledge on Cyber Security and enhancing the awareness of emerging technologies and trends. CodeLab session was held at 9.00 am to 12.00 noon and was conducted by WSO2 Platform Security Team. For the CodeLab session, selected participants were chosen by ISACA Student Group from a special process.
The Meetup was held after the CodeLab Session. It made the new chapter of Cyber Security Meetups. Mr. Wasantha Perera, Former Board Advisory Council Member APAC at (ISC)², Head of Information Security and Compliance at Colombo Stock Exchange, Past president of (ISC)² Colombo Chapter and Founder/CEO at CryptoGen, spoke on the Evolution of Cyber Security, Mr. Uditha Wijesundara, IT Director at ISM APAC, spoke on Cloud Computing in Cyber Security aspect, Mr. Anuradha Ratnaweera, Independent ICT Consultant, spoke on Network Offence and Defence and Mr. Christopher Stuwart, Manager IT Services at KPMG Sri Lanka, IT consultant at Commercial Credit and Finance PLC, spoke on Bitcoin and Block Chain.
Apart from the codelab session and tech session, there were some events organized such as Pahasara post competition
and selfie contest. Prizes were given for the winners at the end of the event. “iCS Meetup and CodeLab” event which was organized by UCSC ISACA Student Group made a huge step towards of the history of their events and finished their long journey of this event successfully.