Business Defence Forum: Cyber and Risk


At the forum you will hear from leading experts including  Misha Glenny, former Guardian and BBC correspondent, underworld investigator, author and cyber crime expert as well as the former NATO Cyber Defence lead, the president of CREST and our own world renowned Threat Intelligence team.
Misha Glenny

Misha Glenny

Investigative Journalist, Author, Broadcaster & Organised Crime Expert
Ian Glover

Ian Glover

President CREST
Anett Madi Nator

Anett Mádi-Nátor

Managing Partner at Cyber Services
David Cripps

David Cripps

Director of IT Risk and Information Security, Clifford Chance
Stuart Osborne

Stuart Osborne

Director of Global Security at BAE Systems
Phillip Larbey

Phillip Larbey

Head of Sector - Cyber, Bank of England

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10:30 - 11:00

Event Lobby

Registration and Welcome Tea & Coffee

11:00 - 11:15

Ren Ballroom

Welcome & Opening Remarks
Welcome to the event from Stuart Osborne, Director of Global Security, BAE Systems

11:15 - 12:00

Ren Ballroom

A Geopolitical View of Cyber Espionage
Speaker: Anett Mádi-Nátor, Managing Partner, Cyber Services, Cyber Coordination Advisor to the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ICT Association of Hungary Cyber Security Working Group Lead and Co-chair, European Cyber Security Organisation sub-working groups WG4 and WG5.

12:00 - 13:00

Ren Ballroom

Insights from the Bank of England and Cross-Sector Learnings
Speaker: Phillip Larbey, Head of Sector Cyber, Information Security Division, Bank of England

13:00 - 14:00

Event Lobby

Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Ren Ballroom

Encryption and Interception - and the Enigma Machine
Speaker: David Cripps, Director of IT Risk and Information Security, Clifford Chance

14:30 - 15:00

Ren Ballroom

An Intelligence-led approach to defending Critical National Infrastructure
Speaker: Ian Glover, President CREST

15:00 - 15:15

Event Lobby

Refreshment Break

15:15 - 15:45

Ren Ballroom

The Emerging Threat Landscape
Speaker: Dr. Adrian Nish, Head of Threat Intelligence, BAE Systems.

15:45 - 16:45

Ren Ballroom

The Human Factor
Speaker: Misha Glenny, Investigative Journalist, Author, Broadcaster & Leading Cybercrime Expert

16:45 - 17:00

Ren Ballroom

Closing Remarks
Closing Remarks on the event from Stuart Osborne, Director of Global Security, BAE Systems


Aqua Shard

Networking Drinks Reception

Why Attend?


Cyber Threat Insight

Hear from experts on the latest motives, methods & techniques of cyber criminals.
Tick Mark

Meet Industry Leaders

High profile speakers to industry CXOs - network with those in the know.

Market Trends

Understand the cyber war and how we can win the fight against cyber threats.

New Technologies

Learn what new tools can help in the fight against cyber crime.

Shangri-La hotel, at the Shard, London

Ren Ballroom, 34th Floor
31 St. Thomas Street
United Kingdom
Please note that this event will be held under Chatham House rules and no photography of the speakers will be permitted due to the sensitive nature of their involvement in exposing and prosecuting criminals.

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