2018 Cybersecurity Series Roundtable Workshop : Talent Challenges and Development around Cybersecurity


Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) is entrusted to oversee the development and championing Malaysia Digital Economy. To succeed on these fronts, cybersecurity has been identified as one of key enablers for digital economy. Thus, MDEC is hosting this series of CIO/CISO Roundtable discussions focusing on cybersecurity in supporting Malaysia’s digital economy development.

The objective of this CIO/CISO Roundtable series is to aggregate industry challenges, building use cases, gauge industry best practices as well as identify the gaps of technology and solution to facilitate adoption in digital transformation. The outcome of this discussion will be used as the industry reference in addressing challenges and developing solutions for cybersecurity towards greater digital adoption in Malaysia.

The CIO/CISO Roundtable series is an exclusive invitation to selected Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Information Officer, Head of Security or equivalent.


Speaker Profile


Moderator: Mr. Woon Tai Hai,
 Ambassador & Advisor, AsiaCyberX

Mr. Woon Tai Hai has over 35 years of related experience (in Australia and Malaysia) with 20 years in Management Consulting & Advisory (Technology, Risk Management, Business Transformation); 25 years in Senior Management positions and 15 years in Systems development, Implementation and Integrations.

LinkedIn: Mr. Woon Tai Hai


Speaker: Mr. Anthony Raja Devadoss, 
   Councillor, PIKOM

Mr. Anthony Raja Devadoss lead the team that brings PERSOLKELLY Consulting client solutions into Asia-Pacific countries, including Human Resource Consulting & Management Advisory, People Analytics Lab, Leadership & Executive Development, Career Management, Research Think Tank and Talent Management Technology. With 20 years of experience with the Group now PERSOLKELLY Consulting, Mr. Devadoss new role will support in driving integration under this new brand, with the aim at expanding client data and services, to strengthen client solutions, and in pursuance of consulting business expansion in Asia Pacific.

LinkedIn: Mr. Anthony Raja Devadoss



8:00AMRegistration & Breakfast
9:15AMWelcome Speech - Ir. Wan Murdani Wan Mohamad, Director, Enabling Ecosystem, MDEC
9:20AM"Talent and Future skills, effecting Cybersecurity Landscape"
- Mr. Anthony Raja Devadoss, Councillor, PIKOM
10:00AMBreakout discussion amongst CISO/CIO/CTO on their perspective on talent challenges and development around Cybersecurity & Summary of Findings
11:00AMTour to APU Cybersecurity Talent Zone
11:30AMNetworking Lunch
12:30PMEvent Adjourn



Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation
Jalan Teknologi 5, Taman Teknologi Malaysia,
57000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur


MDEC – LGMS | Empowering Industry Collaboration Program

MDEC in collaboration with LE Global Services Sdn Bhd (LGMS), rolled out a 12-months Cybersecurity Development Program, leveraging on AsiaCyberX platform. More to come: Cybersecurity Conferences, Hackathons, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) roundtables and Industry Collaboration Workshops.

Organizer: Asia Cybersecurity Exchange (https://asiacyberx.com)