[AfrICANN-discuss] Africa Internet Summit and AfricaCERT X (29 May -10 June 2016-Gaborone,Botswana)

hrobert at africacert.org hrobert at africacert.org
Wed Apr 13 17:21:33 UTC 2016

AfriaCERT is pleased to invite the Internet Community to AfricaCERT X Training to be held in Gaborone, Botswana from May 28 to June 4 2016.

The program will comprise of four days of training, one day of cyber-drill and then the AfricaCERT Day. 

The following Tracks will be run during the Training Workshop:

** Monday 5/30
* Track 1. FIRST  Training. 
CSIRT Fundamentals (Morning Session)
Starting a CSIRT (afternoon Session)
* Track 2. TRANSITS II
Forensics (Morning and Afternoon)

** Tuesday 5/31
* Track 1. FIRST  Training. 
CSIRT Operations (Morning Session)
Working with Information Sources (afternoon session)
Netflow and Communication

** Wednesday 6/1.
* Track 1. CERT/CC Training.
Writing Policies for the CSIRT (Morning and Afternoon).
* Track 2. JPCERT Training.
Building malware handling and analysis environment (Morning)
Processing and storing malware (Morning)
Malware analysis fundamentals (Afternoon)
Introduction to advanced malware analysis (Afternoon)

** Thursday 6/2.
* Track1. FIRST  Training
Incident Coordination (morning session)
CSIRT Performance Measurement (afternoon session)
* Track 2. JPCERT Training
Capture/analyze network traffic
Live Analysis of Malicious traffic

Cyber Security Incident Handling DRILLS 

Saturday. AfricaCERT Cyber security Day.

The objective of Track 1 is to create an operational CSIRT with incident handling capabilities. 
The course is designed by the FIRST Education community and delivered by FIRST Accredited instructors. 
The objective of track 2 is to equip its participants with the skills to carry out network forensic and malware analysis

Track 1 and 2 merge on the fifth day for Cyber Security Incident Handling DRILLS

** Participation Fees.

AfNOG, AfricaCERT and FIRST are sponsoring the event. Participants are asked to pay $600 per person to cover meals, and coffee breaks.

** Accommodation.

Participants are expected to make their own hotel and transportation arrangement. 
Please reach out to Nancy Dotse - nancy.dotse(at)africacert.org if you require assistance for Hotel Booking at our preferred prices.


Peermont Metcourt Inn
Plot 17989 Bonnington Farm,
Molepolole Road, Gaborone, Botswana
Tel : +267 363 7777
Fax : +267 391 2989


Gaborone International Convention Centre (GCIC)
Plot 17989 Bonnington Farm,
Molepolole Road, Gaborone,Botswana
Tel : +267 363 7777 +267 363 7777
Fax : +267 391 2989


Important: We are unfortunately unable to offer assistance with visa processing for the AIS'16 and encourage you to contact your local 
Botswana embassy as soon as possible to ensure that your visa(s) are processed on time. 
If you are transiting through South Africa, please note that holders of non-exempt passports may also require a transit visa. 
Please contact your local South African embassy to check the requirements. 
An invitation letter to support your visa(s) will be provided via email once you have registered for the meeting. 

More information at https://internetsummitafrica.org/visa

For further information, please contact Nancy Dotse - nancy.dotse(at)africacert.org  - https://internetsummitafrica.org/

The AfricaCERT Team

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