Nuclear power generation and cyber security

Date:
Tuesday 11 March 2014, 7.30pm

Venue:
TC103, University of Gloucestershire, The Park Campus, Cheltenham, GL50 2RH

Speaker: Nigel Jones, EDF Energy Nuclear Generation and is the Chief Information Security Officer

Description:

Nigel leads the Information Security Team for the company, which operates eight nuclear power stations in the UK. He is an electronic engineer by profession, is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the IET.

Nigel will provide a background to nuclear power generation in the UK, explore the increasing cyber threat to the industry and some of the ways that these risks are being mitigated.