Information Stewardship: Avoiding Data Breaches And Managing Big Data

Wednesday 19 February 2014

6.00pm - 8.00pm

Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, All Saints Campus, Oxford Road, Manchester, M15 6BH

Free and open to all.

Mike Small CEng FBCS CITP


Information security continues to be a problem and this problem is increasing because of the volume, velocity and variety associated with big data. Given the amount of attention to this area and the wealth of standards and technology available - why do does this problem still exist?

This presentation will look at the nature of information security risks and describe how better information stewardship based on information centric security is essential to manage these risks.

About the speaker

Mike is a world renowned speaker on a variety of security topics. He has over 40 years experience in the IT industry and is an honorary fellow analyst with Kuppinger Cole and Partner as well as a Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics Ambassador to schools.

Previously Mike worked for CA where he developed CA’s identity and access management (IAM) strategy for distributed systems. This strategy led to the developments and acquisitions that contributed to CA’s IAM product line.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

This event could be part of your CPD, including as part of the CPD process for Chartered status. Further details can be found at