The cyber security threat environment is aggressive, well organised and constantly changing. We all have a role to play when it comes to cyber security – attackers are increasingly circumventing technical controls and targeting account holders who inadvertently ‘open the door’ to attackers. Experts predict that In the next three years IT will continue to prioritise cyber security by taking an economically sustainable, risk-based approach. Governments are also playing a greater role facilitating collaborations and intelligence and knowledge sharing to increase the cyber security capabilities of organisations. The GCC Security Symposium will include these and many more learning points in its 2022 edition.