The 2017 ISACA Manila Conference Organizing Committee invites Cybersecurity, audit and control professionals to share their real-world experience of best practices, challenges and successes in the 2017 ISACA Manila Cybersecurity Conference. This will be held on September 27, 2017 at the Solaire Resort and Casino, Parañaque City, Philippines.

This year’s Cybersecurity Conference will focus on the recent security issues and solutions to protect our information.  With attack areas expanding,  it is important for the security professional to understand these threats and respond proactively through the right people., process, and technology.

Contributions may reflect on the following topics:

1. Threat Intelligence
2. Security in DevOps
3. Ransomware
4. Vendor/Third party Security
5. IOT
6. Blockchain
7. Data Privacy
8. AI in Security
9. APT
10. Cyberinsurance
11. Dark Web
12. Mobile Security
13. Security Culture
14. DDOS
15. Cloud Security
16. BYOD

Other topics that aim to enrich the knowledge of the professional and technical dimensions of IT Governance, risk, security, audit and controls.


Send the abstract through email to with an email subject line of “Call for Speakers Submission”

Submissions are subject for review and selection by the 2017 ISACA Manila Conference Organizing Committees.  Selected abstracts would be included in the speakers’ line up for this year’s Conference.

If your submission is accepted for the Conference presentation, you are encouraged to submit the complete presentation materials on or before August 18, 2017. The presentation materials should be either in Adobe PDF or MS PowerPoint format.

All full presentation materials submitted to the conference will be reviewed by a committee and may be subject for revision in response to reviewer comments and suggestions, with the agreement of the speaker involved.

Email the presentation materials to with the subject line of “Final Presentation Materials”.


Deadline for submission of Abstracts: July 28, 2017

Notification of Presentation: August 4, 2017

Deadline for submission of Complete Presentation: August 18, 2017

Conference Proper: September 27, 2017


1. Time allotted for each speaker is 50 minutes.
2. Please allot some time for Q&A; moderators will be assigned to facilitate Q&A during your session, and can initiate the Q&A portion;
3. If you do not wish to be asked questions after your presentation, please inform the moderator beforehand;

4. Please limit your PowerPoint presentation to 20-30 slides maximum, excluding Title & Contact info slides

5.If you wish to be notified of the remaining time, or require a timer, please inform the moderator in charge, beforehand.

6. If there are any requests, special materials/equipment needed, or planned activities for your session, please do not hesitate to inform us of such in advance, so that we may prepare accordingly.
7. Presentations should be genuinely informative, newsworthy or useful content, and not be a disguised pre-sales presentation.

For further information about 2017 ISACA Manila Cybersecurity Conference, please contact the following representatives of the conference organizing committee.

Isabelita Ojeda
Anthony Jake Duran
Email: or 
Apple Bernardez