Small Business Cyber Security Survey - Report Launch
Tuesday 30 October 2012, 0900-1630
Private Dining Rooms - Ground Floor County South
Following on from the Cyber Security Conference 2012, a piece of research has been completed whereby small to medium sized companies were asked about issues and experiences surrounding cyber security within their business.
The Cyber Security Debate event will explain findings from this research and publish the results found. The event will close with delegate participation and a panel session to debate the report and the wider context of the subject.
Speakers at the event will offer solutions to the issues highlighted in the report and give information to companies experiencing threats to their security.
This event is by invitation only.
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InfoLab21's ISIS and ISTEP Projects
This event is supported by InfoLab21 as part of the regional events programme for its ISIS and ISTEP projects. The ISIS and ISTEP projects are part financed by the European Regional Development Fund Programme 2007 to 2013. The Department for Communities and Local Government is the managing authority for the European Regional Development Fund Programme, which is one of the funds established by the European Commission to help local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support local businesses and create jobs. For more information visit www.communities.gov.uk/erdf.
ISIS aims to raise levels of ICT investment across the region by providing objective advice, guidance and appropriate ICT solutions to SMEs (Small & Medium Enterprises) throughout the Northwest, supporting business changes to minimise cost and maximise the benefits from ICT, both now and in the future. ISIS is the first project of its kind in the UK and is delivered under the "Transformational ICT" product, part of the Government's Solutions for Business portfolio, a highly targeted, publically funded suit of products and services offering solutions to real business needs.
ISTEP is a project designed to indentify and support interactions between the North West's Digital and Creative industries and InfoLab21's School of Computing and Communications, directly helping businesses to collaborate with the 270+ strong research community at InfoLab21. ISTEP is delivered under the "Innovation, Advice and Guidance" product, part of the Government's Solutions for Business portfolio, a highly targeted, publically funded suit of products and services offering solutions to real business needs.
ERDF in the Northwest
ERDF is making a real difference to people and businesses in the North West. With 755 million to invest between 2007 and 2013, ERDF is enhancing the competitiveness of the region's economy by supporting growth in enterprise and employment. ERDF in the North West is managed by the Department for Communities and Local Government - for further information visit www.communities.gov.uk/erdf.