IoT Threats and Responses

Tuesday 4 July 2017

6:00pm - Registration & buffet
6:30pm - Presentation
7:30pm - Networking Session

BCS, 1st Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA | Maps

Free to attend for BCS, ISACA or IIA Members; £12.50 (+VAT @ 20%) for Non-Members.
Bookings after 26th June 2017 are not guaranteed for dietary requirements specified.

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Speaker: Peter Wood, Founder, First Base Technologies

Event Details:

Peter Wood founded the Operational Technology and IoT Security (OTIS) group in July 2016 to focus on security issues in Operational Technology and the Internet of Things. This presentation will give an overview of the current threat landscape for IoT and ideas for mitigation and controls.

Speaker Profile:

Peter is a world-renowned ethical hacker and security evangelist. He has appeared in documentaries for BBC television, provided commentary on security issues for TV and radio and written many articles on cybersecurity.

Peter has worked in IT and security for almost half a century. He founded First Base Technologies in 1989, providing cybersecurity testing and consultancy to major commercial and government clients.

He is a member of the ISACA London Security Advisory Group, a Fellow of the BCS, a Chartered IT Professional and a CISSP. He is also a long-standing member of ISSA and the Institute of Information Security Professionals.

CPD Credits:
This event counts for two hours towards your CPD. More information available at

Event Recording:
Whenever possible events will be recorded and loaded onto the BCS website and the BCS Panopto channel ( for subsequent viewing by IRMA members and the general public, in order to meet the Institute’s Royal Charter commitments.

A full refund will be issued if a cancellation is received within 14 days of the booking date or by 12:00 pm on 27th June 2017, otherwise, name substitutions will be allowed after this date.

Closing date for bookings is 11:59 pm on Sunday 2nd July 2017. No more bookings will be taken after this date.
For overseas delegates who wish to attend the event please note that BCS do not issue invitation letters.

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