The Security Institute has announced details of its 2013 Annual Conference and Exhibition, which takes place on Wednesday 19 June at The Marriott Regents Park Hotel in London.
Bringing together a wealth of expertise and insight from some of the industry’s most esteemed thought leaders, this must-attend event will address the key issues facing security professionals today.
Focusing on three areas – Leadership and Management, Cyber Security and Emerging Trends – each module will conclude with a moderated panel question and answer session.
Kicking off the conference will be a keynote address from former BBC governor and chairman of the British Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC), Baroness Pauline Neville-Jones.
This will be followed by the Leadership & Management part of the event where Keith Bloodworth of CNL Software, Graham Smith of Influencing Skills and Patrick Mercer MP will offer their thoughts on how to take the security industry forward in these challenging times.
The Cyber Security section follows, and Alex Moore of the National Cyber Security Programme, Mike Gillespie of Advent IM and the Earl of Erroll will address issues including Government strategy, identifying vulnerabilities and managing and addressing cyber threats.
Emerging trends in the security world
After lunch the Emerging Trends module will be framed by Bob Randall of Associated British Foods, Allison Wylde of London Metropolitan University Business School and Nigel Carpenter of AMEC. They will discuss subjects such as protecting the food supply chain, flood risks and protecting the utilities.
Rounding off this impressive line-up of speakers will be a closing address from renowned security journalist Jon Clements.
Dinner at the Marriott Regents Park Hotel
After the conference delegates are invited to attend an informal dinner at the Marriott Regents Park Hotel, where they will be able to mingle with the day’s speakers and discuss some of the topics covered in a relaxed environment.
“Building on the positive feedback we received after last year’s event, our 2013 Annual Conference and Exhibition promises to be an fantastic occasion that really shouldn’t be missed,” commented Emma Shaw, chairman of The Security Institute.
“Delegates will hear from a range of expert speakers who will provide insight into current industry trends as well as highlighting what can be expected in the future. The conference also provides great opportunities for delegates to develop their skills, build knowledge and enhance their career prospects by meeting with other Institute members.”
Spaces at The Security Institute’s 2013 Annual Conference and Exhibition are limited. Those wishing to attend as a delegate or exhibitor are advised to book now by visiting: https://www.security-institute.org