About c0c0n

c0c0n is an annual international cybersecurity, data privacy and hacking conference organised by the international public-private partnership led by the Kerala Police and The Society for the Policing of Cyberspace (POLCYB) in association with Information Security Research Association (ISRA) and Kerala State IT Mission.

The 2018 event is one of the most notable conferences in cybersecurity, data privacy and hacking in India. With eminent speakers from different police and security forces and many key private players and technology experts from around the globe, this yearly conference address the challenges and solutions of today’s cyberspace security and data privacy.

c0c0n is a rare platform to discuss, showcase, educate, understand and spread awareness on the latest trends in information safety, cyber security and hi-tech crimes. It also aims at providing a common platform for security forces, government, industrial leaders, startups, students, and professionals to get hands-on exposure to the latest technological advancements in the field.

2018 Speakers

Dr. Gulshan Rai

Chief Information Security Officer,
Prime Minister’s Office

Ryan Sherstobitoff

Senior Analyst, Major Campaigns
McAfee Advanced Threat Research

Tony Thomas

Nissan Motor Corporation

Brian Bayagaba

Senior Manger & Head of Information Security
Commercial Bank International PSC

Dr. Roshy John

Global Head, Industrial Robotics & Cognitive Systems
Tata Consultancy Services

Rafael Boix Carpi

Principal Trainer and Security Specialist

John Rouse

Detective Inspector
Task Force Argos, Qweensland Police

Betsy Broder

International Consumer Protection, USA

Conference Partners

  • kerala Police
  • polycb
  • isra
  • gtech
  • kerala it mission

The Venue


03 – 04 October, 2018

Grand Hyatt, Kochi, India


05 – 06 October, 2018

Grand Hyatt, Kochi, India

Situated on the scenic Bolgatty island in the river Periyar, facing the beautiful natural harbour and the magnificent setting sun, The Grand Hyatt stands tall in all its splendor.
With its bold & captivating artworks, sculptures and architecture, charming landscapes, palatial guestrooms and suites, exquisite dining halls, and one of the largest convention centers in South India, the hotel redefines luxury.

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India's Longest Running International Conference on Cyber Security, Data Privacy and Hacking

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Past Speakers

Alok Joshi IPS


John C. Matherly


S. D. Shibulal


Lee Hwee Hsiung

Head of department
Cyber Security Professional Development


c0c0n is the the longest running cyber security, data privacy and hacking event in India. Delegates and media from across the world will be participating in this year’s event.

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