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REMHART training program

Securing the energy sector: building cyber resilience for the future

One day workshop
Presenter Sarawanan Nandhakumar, Cyber security expert at Power and Water Corporation
Contact person
Gopika Gopan Prema
T: +61 (0)8 8946 6701 E:
Location Online or Blue 02.1.51- classroom

This workshop will explore exciting topics in cybersecurity that revolve around current trends, innovative threat detection strategies, and effective security implementations within the energy sector. Join the Session and Elevate your expertise to safeguard critical assets vital to the energy sector.

Workshop outline

As the energy sector goes through once in a century transformation, it brings a realm of opportunities and challenges. This workshop sheds light on the significance of understanding these opportunities and challenges and creating a model that can attain cybersecurity maturity. Join us to delve into the vital role of cybersecurity in the energy sector through real-world examples. Discover strategies for navigating the digitally infused operation technology landscape securely and explore how AI is influencing industries and critical infrastructure in Australia.

Topic highlights

  • Current technology trends in the energy sector – AU and rest of the world

  • Vulnerability assessment
  • Risk mitigation – technical, procedural, and organisational controls.
  • Security controls

The speaker

Smiling Indian middle aged man headshot in grey formal wear
Sarawanan Nandhakumar is an experienced technology and digital leader who is dedicated to steering digital transformations and elevating cybersecurity for businesses. With an enthusiastic commitment to leveraging data-driven insights, he actively works to bridge the gap in digital capabilities. As a prominent advocate, he champions the use of technology to support small businesses, drive governmental digital innovations, and implement robust cybersecurity strategies. His is particularly focused on positioning the Northern Territory as a thriving hub for technology, digital innovation, cybersecurity, and data analytics, including artificial intelligence.


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