5 speakers 15 minutes each
Wed 10th Oct 2018
Cyber 'Elf & Safety
A Technocurious event
Laylow - 7:00pm
About the Event
About the Event
Hands up all those who tried to make a balaclava from a plastic bag as a child. Now hands up those who'd let their children do the same. Attitudes to safety change and evolve and it's high time that our reckless online behaviour gets a bit more savvy. Whether it's security at a national, organisational or individual level, we need to change our habits or we leave ourselves sitting ducks to criminals and opportunists. Join us as three leading experts discuss the threats to us as individuals, organisations and society and give us sound advice for protecting ourselves and our accounts online.
Mike Richards teaches about fundamental technologies and social issues related to computer security at the Open University. He is the co-creator of a highly-successful free online course in computer security fundamentals developed alongside the UK government. He has also been involved with international initiatives raising public awareness of cybersecurity in the Gulf States and East Africa.
Clare is the UK Senior National Representative at the NATO Co-operative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence which supports member nations and NATO with cyber defence expertise in the fields of technology, strategy, operations and law.
Pedro Martins is an Information Security Consultant at LastPass, an award-winning password manager that stores encrypted passwords online, helping IT be more secure, maintaining compliance, and implementing innovative Security Strategies across the Enterprise.