The Information Systems Security Association, Egypt Chapter
We are delighted to announce that the International Association for Quality Assurance in Pre-Tertiary and Higher Education (QAHE) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The Information Systems Security Association, Egypt Chapter (ISSA Egypt). This collaboration aims to foster cooperation and mutual support in the field of information security and cyber security.
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) is a globally recognized, not-for-profit organization comprising information security professionals and practitioners. It serves as the community of choice for cyber security professionals worldwide, dedicated to advancing individual growth, managing technology risk, and safeguarding critical information and infrastructure.
ISSA Egypt, established in 2008, was founded with the mission of raising awareness about cyber security issues in the Middle East. Led by Dr. Mohamed El-Guindy as the president and founder, ISSA Egypt is an official chapter of ISSA and is recognized by the Egyptian government. The chapter holds a prominent position on the e-government website in the section related to international organizations working in information security and cyber security policies. Additionally, ISSA Egypt is a member of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs under non-governmental organizations.
The collaboration between QAHE and ISSA Egypt will create opportunities for knowledge exchange, professional development, and cooperation in the field of information security. Through educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities, ISSA Egypt provides its members with avenues to enhance their knowledge, skills, and professional growth. By partnering with QAHE, ISSA Egypt will further extend its reach and impact in the domain of cyber security.
This MOU signifies a shared commitment to promoting excellence in information security education and fostering a culture of collaboration between QAHE and ISSA Egypt. The agreement will facilitate joint initiatives, research projects, training programs, and events that contribute to the advancement of information security practices and the development of skilled professionals in the field.
QAHE, as the International Association for Quality Assurance in Pre-Tertiary and Higher Education, is honored to collaborate with ISSA Egypt and looks forward to a fruitful partnership that will benefit professionals, practitioners, and the broader community in the area of cyber security. Together, QAHE and ISSA Egypt will work towards strengthening the knowledge base, raising awareness, and addressing the evolving challenges in information security.