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ONLINE WORKSHOP: How to understand the A, B, Cs of cyber security

25th October 2021 | 10:00 - 11:30 WORKSHOP
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Event description

This session will focus on cyber security for small businesses, and charities. We’ll delve into the world of cyber criminality, understand how small businesses are being targeted, and look at why anyone would bother. And just in case they do, we’ll also talk about protecting yourself. Without getting too techy. Delivered by Mark Moore, director of the SW cyber resilience centre… a police-led not-for-profit business that’s here to help.

Please note, this workshop will be held on Zoom. The online workshop format gives you the chance to fully participate in group discussion via video, ask questions throughout the session, learn from like-minded business owners, and build connections. Our online workshops work in the same way as our standard events, with a limited number of attendees, and an expert Delivery Partner leading the session, to ensure you’re able to receive personalised support. 

What will I learn?

  • How prevalent is cybercrime, actually?
  • What tactics are cybercriminals using?
  • What simple things can I do to protect my business?
  • What is a cyber resilience centre (and how does it help me)?

Who should attend?

Business owners, SME’s and charities concerned about cyber security.

About the speaker

Mark Moore , South West Cyber Resilience Centre

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Mark is a serving police officer with the Devon and Cornwall force, and has been running policing areas and operations for longer than he now cares to remember. He was seconded to set up the cyber resilience centre a year ago now, as part of a Home Office-funded programme. One of his force’s digital leaders, his main aim in life is making the region a safer place to do business.

Location

Cheltenham Gloucestershire GL50 3PL

Event organised by

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Cheltenham Growth Hub

The Cheltenham Growth Hub is currently based at Hub 8 in the Cheltenham Brewery. Partnered with both the Cheltenham Borough Council and Workshop Ltd, The Cheltenham Growth Hub is here to help every Gloucestershire business grow.


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