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When and Where

  • Date: 13 February 2024
  • Start & End Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Leicester City

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Gateway House, Room 5.39, Leicester LE1 9BH

Event Details

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“CyberConnect: Where IT meets everyone” is not just another tech event; it’s a unique opportunity for professionals from diverse sectors. Tailored to bridge the gap between IT specialists and non-technical professionals, this event offers a dynamic platform for cross-industry collaboration and knowledge exchange. Whether you’re a legal expert navigating the complexities of cybersecurity regulations or a finance professional safeguarding sensitive data, this event will provide insights that exceed traditional boundaries.

Join us to explore cutting-edge solutions, gain a comprehensive understanding of the evolving cyber landscape, and build invaluable connections that transcend industry silos. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a transformative experience that empowers both IT specialists and professionals from various sectors towards a secure digital future.

During the event, the worlds of technology, law, and finance meet for a holistic perspective on the challenges and opportunities in our interconnected digital age. The event will be led by Dr Ismini Vasileiou, the Director of the East Midlands Cyber Security Cluster in collaboration with De Montfort University.

Join for an inspiring line up of speakers:


  • Dr. Ismini Vasileiou, Associate Professor of Information Systems at De Montfort University and Director of the East Midlands Cyber Cluster
  • Dr. Jason Dymydiuk, Research Institute for Socio-technical Cyber Security Associate Fellow and Lecturer of Contemporary Conflicts and Warfare at the University of Wolverhampton
  • Rob Kneller, Director at KIT365 and Cyber Scheme Team Member (CSTM)
  • Tarquin Follis, Vice Chairman of the Security Awareness Special Interest Group (SASIG)

Contact: Megan Rome, megan.rome@dmu.ac.uk, 0116 257 7640

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