Towards a Safe and Secure Smart World

Old Sessions House, Canterbury Campus, North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QU, OS.1.19
Social and Applied Sciences
Tuesday 21 January 2020 (09:00-17:00)

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Conference Programme


Third Canterbury Cyber Conference 2020

A conference organised by the Cyber Innovation Hub of the Canterbury Christ Church University and sponsored by the Cybercrime Forensics SG of the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, where research active academia and industry experts/professionals will share their knowledge and experience in Cyber Safety and Security. Leading experts from cyber security industry and academia will make presentation on:

  • Smart homes / Smart cities
  • Intelligent Transport
  • Smart Services
  • Internet of Things
  • Industry 4.0

The conference is aimed at attendees from law enforcement, academia, security and safety industry and research. In addition to gaining current industry knowledge the participants will benefit from an excellent networking opportunity.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Haydn Povey, CEO and Founder, Secure Thingz
  • Mike Bursell, Chief Security Architect, Red Hat
  • Robertto Papara, Smart Building Management Industry
  • Andy Bridden, Internet of Things expert, PA Consulting
  • Bev Clues, Clues Consultancy, Digital Forensics & Expert Witness Services
  • Dr Yijun Yu, Senior Lecturer in Computing, Open University, UK
  • Jonathan Haddock, Deputy Senior Information Security Officer, Local Government

 Lunch and refreshments will be provided on the day.

"I am very pleased that several leading security industry experts and research active academia have agreed to deliver keynotes at the 3rd Canterbury Cyber Conference organised by the Cyber Innovation Hub of the School of Engineering, Technology and Design. I hope the conference attendees will benefit immensely from their knowledge and experience and also from the opportunity to network."

Abhaya Induruwa, Director of the Cyber Innovation Hub


Keynote Presentations

Presentation Presentations

You can find information on past conferences below:


Conference Organising Committee

  • Dr Abhaya Induruwa (Chair) – Director/Cyber Innovation Hub CCCU
  • Dr Paul Stephens – CCCU/ Treasure, BCS Cybercrime Forensics SG
  • Dr Ian Kennedy - Senior Lecturer CCCU
  • Dr Man Qi - Senior Lecturer CCCU
  • Adrian Winckles – Chair, BCS Cybercrime Forensics SG
  • Yves Vandermeer - Norwegian Police University College/Chair ECTEG
  • Hayley Hadlow - CCCU 


The Canterbury Cyber Security Conference is supported by:

  • The OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) - Cambridge Chapter 
  • The UK Cyber Security Forum - Cambridge Cluster


Sponsored by BCS Cybercrime Forensics SG


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