The PCI Security Standards Council is pleased to announce its second Middle East Forum. Securing payment card data is a global challenge that requires a united approach. With the help of organizations in the Middle East, the payments community will be able to ensure that PCI Standards, solutions and resources remain the best defense against data compromise worldwide.
Register today to secure your spot at the 2016 Middle East Forum. Space is limited.
Employee Education is the Best Defense for Protecting your Organization’s Data Assets.
In conjunction with the Middle East Forum, three training courses are available, allowing attendees to make the most of their travel time and professional development budgets:
Acquirer Training | 3 April
PCI Acquirer Training provides essential information acquirers need to understand the requirements around the protection of payment card data. It explains key concepts from account data terminology and the transaction process, to the PCI DSS Requirements and payment brand compliance programs. After completing this course, acquirer personnel will have the knowledge to work confidently with merchants on their journey toward PCI DSS compliance.
Qualified Security Assessor (QSA)™ Qualification | 4-5 April
Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) training provides instruction on how to conduct assessments of merchants, institutions and service providers who must be compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Sponsored by their employer to attend this training, a QSA is equipped to audit processes and systems and generate and submit appropriate compliance reports on behalf of their clients. Through this QSA training course, you will become an expert on the requirements for PCI compliance and have an impact on the consistent and proper application of security measures and controls for your clients.
Internal Security Assessor (ISA)™ Qualification | 10-11 April
The Internal Security Assessor (ISA) Program provides large merchants, acquiring banks and processors the opportunity to build their internal PCI Security Standards expertise and strengthen their approach to payment data security, as well as increase their efficiency in compliance with the PCI Data Security Standards. The program trains, tests and certifies organizations and individuals to assess and validate adherence to PCI Security Standards.
"I got to know the Payment Landscape of MENA and PCI Council Initiatives and Standards that would have otherwise taken weeks."
"Awesome! All the presentations were good and met my expectations."
"Very well arranged and very informative."
"PCI SSC 2015 Middle East Forum was very helpful for our organization. This event helped us understand current trends in the PCI industry in the middle east and allowed us the ability to showcase our PCI compliant Wireless IPS technology. Malik Nawaz Regional Manager – MEA Airtight Networks Inc. Dubai, UAE"
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