Technical Workshops on “Security Essentials for Entrepreneurs and Startups”

The Internet Society in collaboration with GSMA-ME organized a workshop on “Technical Security for SME’s and Entrepreneurs.”

Workshop in Manama, Bahrain
29 September 2019
The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa

The workshop training was provided by certified trainers and experts from GSMA, RIPE NCC, ICANN, and the Internet Society.

Two more workshops were successfully held in Amman, Jordan on 26 August 2019 and Beirut, Lebanon on 29 August 2019.

This workshop was free of charge and open to everyone. For any inquiries, kindly email us at [email protected].


​8:00 – 8:30​Registration
8:30 – 9:00Welcome Remarks
​9:00 – 10:15​Security Awareness and Confidentiality Concept – Massimiliano Stucchi, Internet Society

Configuration and Security controls
Identification of core networking and infrastructure component
Physical security hardware and services
Analysis of business requirements
10:15 – 10:45Encryption and Data Protection – Massimiliano Stucchi, Internet Society

Tools and software packages
Encryption implementation
10:45 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30Domain Names and Cybersecurity – Fahd Batayneh, ICANN
12:30 – 14:00Jad El Cham, RIPE NCC
Date and Time

Sunday 29 September 2019


Radisson Blu

Manama, Bahrain