The December event in collaboration with UEL has had to be postponed because of the civil service protocols with respect to a general election which means that all of the governement panelists  cannot take part.  

When the new date is confirmed I will send out a new calling notice and we can start the whole process again.

This event, co-organised by BCS-ISSG and UEL, brings together experts from the Government agencies to advise on the support available for innovation and entrepreneurship, cyber skills development, education, research and training, and to share experiences and good practices with business start-ups, academia and industry

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SPEAKERS
- Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS)
  Cyber Security and Data Directorate
- National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) Skills and Growth
- Cabinet Office National Cyber Security Strategy
- Department for International Trade (DIT) Cyber Exports
- British Computer Society (BCS) Security & Privacy Executive
 Panel to be moderated by UEL Computer Science team.

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AGENDA
1730 – 1830 hrs  Registration, refreshments and networking opportunity

1830 – 1840 hrs  Welcome from the UEL Provost, and introduction by the Chair, BCS-ISSG.

1845 – 1945 hrs  Expert Panel Discussions with government and BCS representatives

1945 – 2030 hrs  Refreshments and Networking

2030 hrs  End of Programme

Please bring a form of ID which maybe required for entrance.  
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SYNOPSIS
In pursuit of the aim to make Britain the best and safest place for digital businesses, the UK Government has invested heavily in setting up world-class cyber innovation centres of excellence; these centres have encouraged partnerships between academia and tech start-ups to develop world-leading technologies that help protect businesses and organisations from cyber-attacks.

BCS-ISSG has been at the forefront in promoting good information security practices and standards for individuals and organisations. The University of East London (UEL) is a careers-led university, pioneering futures for our students and the communities we serve. UEL is located in an extraordinary part of London, enriched with world class facilities for innovative and impactful research and enterprise activities, producing future professionals in the field of Cyber Security.

This event, co-organised by BCS-Information Security SG and UEL, brings together experts from the Government agencies to advise on the support available for innovation and entrepreneurship, cyber skills development, education, research and training, and to share experiences and good practices with business start-ups, academia and industry.

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SPEAKER BIOGRAPHIES
TBC closer to the event.
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For overseas delegates who wish to attend the event please note that BCS does not issue invitation letters.

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THIS EVENT IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY: BCS Infromation Security SG - visit https://www.bcs.org/membership/member-communities/information-security-specialist-group/

Government & BCS Support for Cyber Security - Information Security SG
Date and time
5 December, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Location
University of East London
Main Lecture Theatre, UEL Docklands Library
Docklands Campus, University Way
London
England
E16 2RD
Price
This event is sold out