Cybersecurity Leader of the Year Award

This award will be presented to a cybersecurity/information security individual that has demonstrated exceptional innovation in the cybersecurity field and has implemented strategies and technologies within their organisations designed to protect against cyber threats, attack and/or damages. The award will be presented to the winner on March 7th at the closing ceremony of Zero Day Con.


The criteria for nomination are:

  1. Must have led the implementation and deployment of security processes or controls in 2018 that either (a) made measurable increases in cybersecurity or (b) enabled new business initiatives (such as use of BYOD, cloud, agile development, Digital Government etc) while maintaining required security levels.
  2. The deployed solutions must show advances or innovation over common levels of practice.
  3. Must be willing, and have management approval, to be publicly acknowledged. Company or agency names can be kept anonymous if necessary.


Please fill out the nomination form before February 22nd 2019. Finalists will be announced via email on February 25th and will receive a complimentary pass to Zero Day Con.