What do Cyber Security and Privacy mean to my Business?

By Leicester Business Festival (other events)

Wednesday, November 1 2017 9:30 AM 12:45 PM

With the widespread media coverage of the recent cyber-attack on the NHS, you might be asking yourself more questions about how your company would cope with an incident like this. In addition, as we move towards the deadline for new data protection laws, you might also be starting to worry about the impact these will have on how you conduct your business. In this half day session, our experts will provide an overview of the significance of cyber security to your company and offer practical guidelines on how you can protect your business information and your clients’ personal data in the changing legal environment.

Confirmed Speakers

Professor Helge Janicke, Director of CTI and Head of School of CSI

Professor Eerke Boiten, Professor of Cyber Security 

Dr Richard Smith, Associate Professor and Head of Cyber Security Centre


 SCHEDULE for the event


 9:30-9:45 Welcome to the Cyber Technology Institute and an introduction to our cyber security expertise 


 9:45-10:30 Essential cyber security for your business


 10:30-10:45 Coffee break


 10:45-11:15 An introduction to GDPR for businesses 


 11:15-12:45 Workshop session: Privacy impact assessments: how you can identify and reduce the risks to your business (Optional practical session)


Mailing Address

Friars Mill, Bath Lane, Leicester. LE3 5BJ