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Cyber security for your business

In a 21st Century landscape where businesses rely massively on online tools to provide their services, it has never been more crucial for leaders to ensure sufficient company-wide cyber security protocols.

Each year brings new reports of data breaches and instances of cybercrime, whether household name or burgeoning SME, all contributing to a loss of £5bn a year for the UK economy. That’s why the IoD have created the Cyber Hub as a resource for all things digital security. Whether you need to learn the basics with a glossary of cyber-terminology, step-by-step instructions on improving your online protection, or to simply stay involved in the latest conversations, you can find the help you need here to safeguard your business and employees.

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IoD NI: A practical session on managing Cyber and Data Risk

31 Jan 2018 | 07:45 - 09:30

KPMG Belfast, Belfast

KPMG’s experts in cyber resilience and data analysis will give directors an understanding of the typical weaknesses in cyber and data governance. This practical session will focus on steps which can be taken to better understand and actively manage key risks in these areas.

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IoD Suffolk - Is your business definitely ready for GDPR?

22 Feb 2018 | 08:00 - 10:00

DB Conference Rooms, Bury St Edmunds

Join IoD Suffolk and ICAEW East Anglia for this informative event where two GDPR specialists provide a series of practical steps to help your business on a path towards compliance, as well as debunking some misplaced GDPR beliefs.

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IoD West Midlands - Getting to grips with GDPR

27 Feb 2018 | 18:00 - 20:00

Hogarths Stone Manor Hotel , Kidderminster

Led by the business services team from the top 100 law firm Harrison Clark Rickerbys, this interactive session takes you from a ‘how to’ starting point to a ‘can do’ level of understanding.

We will hear from a local business already well down the road of preparing for GDPR, understanding the challenges they faced and the solutions they implemented.

Our panel of experts will then answer questions and help steer us in the right direction to get to grips with GDPR.

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IoD East Yorkshire Cyber and Information Security: Board Level Responsibility

28 Feb 2018 | 08:00 - 10:30

IT @ Spectrum , Hessle

The event will equip Directors at Board Level to:

PREPARE FOR: Understanding the risks, board level responsibility, director duties, taking ownership, legal requirements and the cost of getting it wrong! 
RESPOND TO: Ownership, development of a coherent cyber and information security strategy, what you need to do, planning, implementation & scope. 
EMERGE FROM: Managing in a crisis, planning, management of communications, PR, managing reputational risk and getting back to “normal”. 

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IoD Open House

12-14 Feb 2018 | 09:00 - 18:00

116 Pall Mall

We invite you to experience our magnificent Grade I listed building redefined, like you’ve never seen it before. Through keynotes, debates, panel discussions and interactive workshops, we’ll explore truly global business, the importance of connectedness and opportunities surrounding diversity and inclusion. 

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IoD West Midlands - Cyber Security and GDPR

25 April 2018 | 07:45 - 09:15

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
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