Join the event where decisions are made that will influence your growth in 2020
Experience a unique, independent event model with distributors and their partners at its heart
Be part of 700+ 1:1 meetings between partners, established and new
Use focused time to target the most senior executives from cybersecurity channel partners
Listen to hard hitting, thought-crunching sessions from leading cybersecurity vendors
Hear provocative insights from Canalys analysts in keynotes and theaters
Take part in intense debates in panels and lightning talks
Align your business to new opportunities and partnerships in Europe
Discover the new Threat Fighter and MSSP winners in our Channel Partner Awards
Enjoy an amazing Canalys Festival at the famous Camp Nou soccer stadium
CSF will take place from 16 to 17 October in Barcelona. With around 200 channel partner delegates, networking will be at the forefront of the event, allowing senior decision-makers from vendors, distributors and channel organizations to connect in a focused environment.
The agenda will use the knowledge and independent analytical content provided by Canalys analysts in its Cybersecurity Analysis service. Canalys data shows that the EMEA cybersecurity market grew 10.5% in 2018, driven by a 15% growth in network security, pushed by a refresh cycle and the need to secure hybrid-IT environments. “There is significant change in the market as to the role of the channel. This is driven by changing customer buying behavior with cloud adoption and new subscription and consumption models,” said Canalys Principal Analyst Matthew Ball. “Understanding the speed of this transition is critical, as is the support from vendors and the strategies needed to adapt.”
Stay tuned for a more detailed view of the themes and topics we will be exploring in 2019.
- Canalys sunrise activities
- 1:1 meeting opportunities
- CSF opening keynote session
- Lunch, CSF panel sessions
- 1:1 meeting opportunities
- Closing session and awards
- CSF networking drinks
- Airport transfers
Our 2020 sponsors
Our 2020 distributor partners
Why should you be there?
new and established vendors with the channel
a community together
explore your challenges
Tackling critical issues
In panels, theaters and keynotes
Leading industry speakers in 2019
Brittany Kaiser, Cambridge Analytica whistleblower and data rights activist, to keynote at new Canalys Cybersecurity Forum27 Aug 2019
Channel Partner of the Year awards
The Candefero Channel Partner of the Year awards recognizes channel partners for their superior performance in particular areas. Nominations can be made by channel partner, including vendors, distributors and customers.
All nominees are required to go through a simple acceptance and verification. Shortlisted candidates in each category were further interviewed by telephone by a Canalys analyst and may be profiled in future reports. Award winners will be announced at the corresponding events at Barcelona, Bogota and Taipei in 2019.
This award aims to recognize a channel partner that has invested in developing its own cybersecurity skills, including vulnerability discovery, threats stopped and investment in cybersecurity skills.
Managed Securities Services partner
This award will recognize a channel partner that has invested in building a broad managed security services portfolio.
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