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Public Sector Cyber Forum 2018

Thursday 20 September 2018

15 Hatfields, Waterloo, London, SE1 8DJ

New cyber challenges for the public sector


Advances in the internet of things, big data and artificial intelligence are creating immense potential for better public services; but it comes with new risks, especially with the growing array of internet connected devices and new sources of data. Cyber attackers can find new weak points and vulnerabilities, posing a serious threat to the data integrity and operational capabilities of public authorities.

As organisations adopt the new technologies they will face new challenges in cyber security. This will be the focus of UKAuthority’s conference, to take place in London on 20 September 2018, asking questions about what new threats will emerge from the IoT, big data and AI, and exploring the strategies for providing protection and long term resilience.

This is a crucial area that will affect the future of every public sector organisation, and the event will provide a valuable opportunity to learn, discuss the issues and begin to develop your own strategy. 

This event is free to attend for the public sector

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"Technology, digital & data for the public good"

Who should attend?

Heads and Senior Leaders of IT, Digital and Technology Infrastructure, Cyber and Resilience, Customer Services, Transformation or Change, Finance, Strategy & Corporate Services, Assistant and Chief Executives, and Members.

Speakers & Agenda

To be announced. For a flavour of UKAuthority events visit the Return of the Bots 2017 event hub here.


Contact Helen Olsen Bedford to discuss how you can be involved with this event:


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

15 Hatfields is served by a number of mainline (Waterloo, Waterloo East and Blackfriars) and underground services (Waterloo, Southwark and Blackfriars underground stations).

As a venue with high sustainable credentials, there is no car parking.

The following bus routes stop on Blackfriars Bridge: 45, 63, 100. The following bus routes stop on Stamford Street: 381, RV1 (towards London Bridge, for Covent Garden RV1 use Upper Ground stop) A large number of routes stop on Waterloo Road or just by Waterloo station.

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