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IoD West Midlands - Cyber Security and GDPR

25 Apr 2018
Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors, Shrewsbury

We are delighted to be able to invite you to a very special breakfast event hosted by Lanyon Bowdler LLP. We welcome, CyberSparta founder, Chris Woods, to discuss Threat Actor motivation techniques including:

  • Insider Threat
  • Organised Crime
  • Hacktivism
  • Foreign intelligence

Chris has a refreshingly pragmatic approach to cyber security. An experienced leader within the cyber security realm, Chris previously managed elite security teams at the European Space Agency, HP and Fujitsu, Chris brings over 20 years of pure cyber Security experience developed within the EU and MENA regions.

Whilst at HP, Chris developed and led a cyber security practice, culminating in the acquisition of ArcSight for $1.5b. With the creation of CyberSparta, Chris is now leading a passionate team of cyber and business professionals, developing the next generation of security solutions within the Big Data and Machine Learning realms.

Chris is a committed Information Security Champion and frequent speaker at international conferences and events.

Also, don’t miss the opportunity to hear from experts from Barclays and Lanyon Bowdler about the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 

Beth Coulter, Specialist Support Manager at Barclays will be sharing knowledge and best practice for companies to ensure they are safeguarded against fraud especially when making digital transactions online. Other highlights of her presentation include the most common types of fraud that lead to financial loss for businesses such as
‘CEO impersonation’ and ‘Invoice fraud’.

You will receive practical advice on the steps your business should be taking and there will be a Q&A session included.

This event is free of charge but please book now to secure your place.

Key details

Date & time: 25 Apr 2018 07:45 - 09:15
Location: Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors, Shrewsbury
CPD Hours: 1.5000

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Event manager:
Ms Sue Hurrell
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Bookings cancelled within 7 days will not be refunded
  • Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors
  • Chapter House North
  • Abbey Lawn
  • Abbey Foregate
  • Shrewsbury
  • SY2 5DE

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