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Judging Process

Our judging and evaluation
process is a streamlined one

We have developed the evaluation criteria and a corresponding set of
assessment and scales that we believe allow for a fair, honest and equitable assessment of each entry.

We are looking award winners that have distinguished him/herself in supporting mission critical goals; and should have contributed to industry initiative.

The following are the desired qualities for our distinguished award winners. Award winners should have…

  • supported the course of endearing innovation,
  • has helped solve complex or critical problem, 
  • seized an opportunity to create or revolutionize idea towards national cyber security and technology development.
  • Also, in line the state or county cyber security regulation, we expect our participants should have reflected the values of regulatory institution of the nation, state or county where they reside
  • Individuals must have built stronger relationship with colleagues in the industry, and
  • Have contributed to knowledge and practice in the field of cybersecurity.

We expect our distinguished Award nominees to go beyond the call of sectoral contribution; they should be involved in building stronger relationship with colleague and the industry, and have contributed to knowledge and practice in the field of cybersecurity.


Our Panel of Judges shall complete evaluation for award finalist using the following Criteria

  1. INNOVATION IN CYBER SECURITY: This criterion evaluate how candidate has supported the course of endearing innovation, helped solve complex problem, or seized an opportunity to revolutionize idea towards national cyber security and technology development.
  2. CONTRIBUTION TO THE KNOWLEDGE COMMUNITY: This criterion helps assess the level of how the nominees was able to maintain and enhance knowledge and skills needed to contribute the mass community    
  3. CONTRIBUTION TO ORGANIZED BODIES AND SUPPLY CHAIN: This criterion helps assess the level of how the nominees was able to contribute to organization and the supply chain  
  4. EFFORT AT UPHOLDING A REPUTABLE IMAGE: Played a vital role upholding a reputable image  
  5. REFLECTION OF REGULATORY INSTITUTION VALUES: Reflected the values of regulatory institution of the nation, state or country of residence
  6. PORPULAR VOTES: We expect our nominee should have influenced the community, so votes casted for the nominee counts in the overall scheme

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Young CISO of the Year Awards | BY INVITATION ONLY

The Awards is open to all young professionals living in Africa and the diaspora; professionals in science, information technology and cyber security, age 35 as of December 2021.  


What are desired qualities
for Award Recipients?

We are looking for Individual that have distinguished him/herself in supporting mission critical goals; individuals who have contributed to industry initiatives.

Do you know an individual
who has displayed extraordinary initiative?

The Young CISO network give considerable attention to inspiring young professionals for organizational and community service.

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