A series of webinars will be delivered each day from business leaders and experts, including from our cyber resilience centre.
The East Midlands Cyber Resilience Centre will be among the organisations taking part in a week-long event designed to help businesses boost their cyber security.
Organised by our friends at East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), the East Midlands Cyber Security Week will bring together businesses, digital specialists and policymakers to identify the practical steps that businesses should be taking to protect themselves against digital crime.
The chamber has partnered with De Montfort University and local Industry experts to deliver ‘Lockdown Your Data: East Midlands Cyber Security Week’, which takes place from Monday 1 March to Friday 5 March.
The week-long event has been designed to inform and support businesses looking to understand the strategic decisions needed to ensure digital resilience.
A series of webinars will be delivered each day from Industry leaders and experts. From attending delegates can gain insight into the challenges faced from cyber crime and hear how to establish a holistic, risk-based approach to cyber security and learn how to devise and implement continuity and recovery plans.
The East Midlands Cyber Resilience Centre will be taking part by hosting a session on Friday, March 5, from 11am to 12.30pm.
Cyber Week is FREE to attend and open to all businesses, organisations, charities and community groups based in the East Midlands. Book your place here.
Topics of discussion will cover a range of themes from:
Threat detection and landscapes
Malware and the human factor
What will you gain from attending?
Learn about changes in cyber-crime, the latest cyber threats, new and emerging methods of protection
Keep up-to-date with the latest trends across the industry
Discover new products, technologies and solutions for your business
Learn from real-life case study examples
Opportunity to network and forge new partnerships
Monday 1 March
9am - 10am | The risk of Emerging Technologies, Shelia Pancholi, RSM
11am - noon | From Digital Footprint To Cyber Fortress, Neil Sinclair, Police Digital Security Centre
3pm - 4pm | Regaining control of your organisation's data, Chris Muscroft & Bryn Hawkins, Highlander
Tuesday 2 March
9am - 10am | Protecting your business and users in a remote world, Lee Johnson, Air IT
11am - noon | Keeping your business safe from scams, Amber Launder, NatWest
3pm - 4pm | Website Protection, Kazzoo IT Solutions
Wednesday 3 March
11am - noon | How will Brexit affect the UK’s position, Simon Newman, Police Digital Security Centre
2pm - 4pm | How to take Payments Online, Rob Gregory, Digital Growth Programme
Thursday 4 March
11am - noon | How Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plans can save your business in the event of a cyber attack, Martin Roberts, & Toby Stephenson, Neuways
3pm - 4pm | Big Data and Cyber Security: Your Competitive Advantage, Andy Flinn, & Nigel Humphreys, RDS Global
Friday 5 March
9am - 10am | COVID, Process Automation, Data Redundancy and your Future, Steve Megson, Quiet Storm
11am - 12:30pm | Introducing: The Cyber Resilience Centre for the East Midlands, Detective Inspector Matt Carson, Richard Heysmond, Detective Constable Anthony Jones, Max Ward, Matthew Ford and Kyle Taylor