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Americas Cybersecurity Regional Symposium

Fifth Cyberdrill Applied Learning for Emergency Response Teams (ALERT)


The Americas Cybersecurity Regional Symposium will take place from 26 to 29 September, 2017 at Radisson Victoria Plaza Hotel, Montevideo, Uruguay.

During the Americas Cybersecurity Regional Symposium, the International Telecommunications Union is organizing the Fifth Cyberdrill Applied Learning for Emergency Response Teams (ALERT).


​The event is organized is meant for governments, institutions, and/or national CIRTs/CERTs to participate with technicians on cybersecurity and representatives at manager level.


​CERTs of the Region's Member States, decision takers about cybersecurity from the administrations, Staff of telecommunication administrations, regulatory authorities, regional organizations, sector members and special guests from America's region: Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Brazil, Barbados, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia, Cuba, Belize, Dominican Rep., Dominica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Grenada, Haiti, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, Peru, Paraguay, Panama, Nicaragua, Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Suriname, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, United States, Uruguay, and Venezuela.