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Manchester NWCSC Innovation Summit

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16 May 2024 16:00 - 18:00

Join us for a groundbreaking event at the forefront of cyber security innovation - the Manchester NWCSC Innovation Summit. This summit promises to be an unparalleled gathering of industry leaders, experts, and innovators, all converging to explore the cutting-edge advancements in cyber security.

📆 Date: Thursday May 16th, 2024

⏰ Time: 4pm - 6pm

📍Location: Tech Incubator, Manchester Technology Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester, M1 7ED

About the Summit:

In today's rapidly evolving digital landscape, innovation is not just an advantage but a necessity in the fight against cyber threats. The Manchester NWCSC Innovation Summit brings together visionaries and trailblazers from across the cyber security spectrum to delve into the latest trends, strategies, and technologies reshaping the field.

What to Expect:

  • Inspiring Keynotes: Gain insights as our keynote speakers share their perspectives on the future of cyber security and the role of innovation in safeguarding digital assets.
  • Innovation and Education Panel Discussion: Join us for dynamic conversations at the intersection of innovation and education, exploring groundbreaking ideas shaping the future of learning.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with peers, mentors, and potential collaborators in the cyber security community, fostering valuable relationships and collaborations.


16:00 - 16:30 - Arrivals, Registration, Networking, Welcome drinks

16:30 - 16:45 - Welcome and Introduction to NWCSC

16:45 - 17:00 - Keynote Speaker - Edward French from Umbra Systems

17:00 - 17:15 - Keynote Speaker - David Edwards from Payroc

17:15 - 17:45 - Panel Discussion - "Innovation and Education" with:

Dr Andrea Cullen (CAPS Lock)

Aliyu Yisa (Fezzant) 

17:45 - 18:00 - Q&A, Closing Notes, Networking

Keynote speaker

Ed French, CEO of Umbra Systems Limited

Keynote speaker

David Edwards, Vice President of Information Security at Payroc

Panel speaker

Dr Andrea Cullen, Co-Founder of CAPSLOCK

Panel speaker

Aliyu G. Yisa (Ali), CEO of Fezzant

Panel speaker

Carl Wood, Curriculum Manager - Business & Professional Services at Burnley College

Who Should Attend:

The Manchester NWCSC Innovation Summit is ideal for cyber security professionals, entrepreneurs, researchers, education providers and anyone passionate about staying ahead of the curve in cyber security innovation.


Secure your spot for FREE today and be part of this transformative event.

For inquiries and sponsorship opportunities, please email

16 May 2024 16:00 - 18:00
Manchester Technology Centre Oxford Road #103 Manchester M1 7ED

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