Biography: Steven Bassey


Dr. Steven Bassey
Research Fellow/Senior Lecturer
Dr. Steven Bassey

(PhD, DTh, CPMA, CEH, CHFI, CMIT, USLPI/CSM, EC Council Certified)
Research Fellow/Senior Lecturer -Center for Cyberspace Studies Nasarawa State University-Keffi, Board Member & Executive Director Strategic Security Advisor/E-Commerce, Fintrac Consulting Limited-Member Senate Committee Expert Group on Cybersecurity & ICT-& Sub Chair on Data Protection & Privacy Implementation Federal Republic of Nigeria Senate, Board Member Global Network for Cybersolutions Ltd/Gte

Education: PhD-Computer Resources & Information Management & Philosophy (USA), Master’s Degree in Information Technology (USA), Master’s Degree in Finance & Business Development (USA), Jurisprudence (USA) & Bachelor of Science in Accounting,

Membership: Data Security Council-(DSC India), International Fraternity of Cybercrime Investigators, NGIF, NSPA, ANA, AIPB, IAAL.IMA, ISACA, IETF, ICANN, NIST Computer Security Resources, US Institute of Auditors. & California Tax Institute, US Notary Public, Texas Dept. Criminal Justice.

Work Experience: US Navy Military Sealift Command Pacific Oakland California, Sigma Circuit (PCB Company) California, E-Tek Dynamic California, Williams Communication Solutions Houston Texas, Federal Ministry of Aviation–Abuja,

Publications: Engaging National Cybersecurity through Multi-Stakeholder Mechanism, Accountability and trust in the management of Critical Internet Resources, Government & Industry partnership on Cyber Security addressing trust and Confidence, Concept of Maritime Security & Blue Economy, with over 25 years accumulated wealth of experience in the area of Information Technology; focusing on Cyber Security, Strategic Security Intelligence Management, E-Commerce, Risk-Threat & Vulnerability Management, Networking, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Financial Management, Cost & Project Management, Research & Development, Business Impact Analysis, Project Management and Conflict Resolution Management.

Conferences & committee on cyber security matters/policy implementation: Panel Discussant up-coming Cybersecurity and Legislative Conference- Exploring the Intersection of Law, Policy and Technology- The Senate Federal Republic of Nigeria 25-27 June, 218, Speaker Impact of EU GDPR Regulation on National Data Protection NIGF 2018 Conference, Special Guest of Honor House of Representative Committee on Governmental Affairs Conference on Public Service Delivery- Building Government Capability for Service Delivery- Implementing Performance 2017, Rapporteur 2017 IGF Geneva, Participant 9th WAIGF 2017- Cotonou Republic of Benin, Panelist Harnessing the Potentials of Internet Governance for Sustainable Development in Nigeria- NIGF 2015, National Cyber Security Conference by office of National Security Adviser-Review Cyber Security Policy for Nigeria.

Presentation Cyber Security Forum: Government & Industry partnership on Cyber Security addressing trust and Confidence, Knowledge Sharing, information Sharing, Corporate Privacy on Data Handling and Reporting. (Office of the National Security Adviser) Member- Ministerial Committee on Drug Control Master Plan 2015-2019 for National Drug Law Enforcement Agency- (NDLEA) Sponsored by United Nations on Drug & Crime (UNODC), Committee Member on Aviation 2013 Policy Review- Federal Ministry of Aviation. World Bank ICT Committee Member on Mines & Steel Project, Presentation Nigerian Internet Governance Forum July 21, 2015: Cybersecurity and Trust Engaging National Cyber-Security through Multi-Stakeholder Mechanism.