CyberFest

Twitter: @dynamonortheast

Forthcoming Events

Tue
6th
Sep
10am - 3pm
FREE
location Durham University, Mathematics Sciences and Computer Science Building
Innovation is the best form of defence. More than ever cyber security is a threat yet it is a great opportunity for North East businesses. How can innovation across the region help to grow the sector?
Thu
8th
Sep
11am - 1pm
FREE
location Centre for Professional and Executive Development (CPED) - Teesside University, Darlington Campus
How do we stay safe and who can help us? In this event led by the Police’s North East Business Resilience Centre, find out what you need to know.
Tue
13th
Sep
5:30pm - 7:30pm
FREE
location North East Futures UTC
How can the cyber security industry support HelathTech in improving patient outcomes and tackle the primary pressures facing health and social care, safely and securely.
Wed
14th
Sep
4pm - 6pm
FREE
location Aspire, Pipewell Quay, Pipewellgate, Gateshead, NE8 2BJ
88% of companies have suffered a cyber security breach in the last 12 months. Many don’t recover from the experience. In this session find out some simple steps you can take to help protect your business.
Thu
15th
Sep
9:30am - 11am
FREE
location NETPark Sedgfield
The ‘New Space’ market will double in size by 2030 to almost £500bn driven by an unprecedented demand for data and connectivity, creating a new market for satellite enabled services, advances in technological innovation and heightened security.
Tue
20th
Sep
8:30am - 10:30am
FREE
location Stellium data cantre Wallsend
You can take some simple steps to protect your business against online security threats. Doing nothing is not an option.
Wed
21st
Sep
4:30pm - 6:30pm
FREE
location Central Newcastle
This house believes that businesses have an ethical responsibility to be secure online. Coem and hear the debate.
Wed
28th
Sep
2:30pm - 4:30pm
FREE
location Womble Bond Dickinson, Newcastle upon Tyne
A round table event discussing what the sector needs from the region and who else needs to get involved.

Event History

Thu
28th
Apr
11am - 1pm
FREE
location National Glass Centre Liberty Way Sunderland SR6 0GL
Introduction to our Crafty Cyber Eyes Initiative, where the fusion of art, performance, innovation and cybersecurity meld
Thu
30th
Sep (2021)
6pm - 8pm (on 2nd Sep)
FREE
Season finale of #CyberFest. Let’s all get together and celebrate
Wed
29th
Sep (2021)
3pm - 4:30pm
FREE
With increasing numbers of children online there are some basic security issues that they, their parents or guardians should all be aware of.
Tue
28th
Sep (2021)
4pm - 5:30pm
FREE
An event aimed at SMEs on both sides of the borders to show that cybersecurity isn’t just a technical problem, but one that affects all businesses and should be thought of and managed as any other business risk.
Thu
23rd
Sep (2021)
4pm - 6pm
FREE
There are so many opportunities to work in cyber security across the region. In this event find out what is happening in the North East and nationally to help people choose cyber as a career.
Wed
22nd
Sep (2021)
4pm - 5pm
FREE
The North East is home to innovative cyber security companies. In this event, hear from 3 of the newest companies around.
Tue
21st
Sep (2021)
3:30pm - 6pm
FREE
This online workshop will focus on building a cyber security business and the help available.
Thu
16th
Sep (2021)
10am - 1pm
FREE
Cyber security and fraud - what is happening? What you can do about it? What are the ethics of your action or inaction?
Thu
9th
Sep (2021)
10am - 11am
FREE
Join us as we delve in to the National Cyber Security Strategy and what it means for the North East.
Wed
8th
Sep (2021)
10am - 11:30am
FREE
CAKE 41 will explore the relationship between art and technology, and how this can help to communicate issues such as cyber security.
Tue
7th
Sep (2021)
3pm - 6pm
FREE
Another year of high profile cyber attacks but what really happened and how the human element can be your biggest issue?
Thu
24th
Sep (2020)
6pm - 8:30pm
FREE
Thu
24th
Sep (2020)
12pm - 2pm
FREE
Wed
23rd
Sep (2020)
8:30am - 10:30am
FREE
Discussions with Caroline Theobald CBE, Dawn Dunn, Phil Jackman, Paul Lancaster, Karen Elliott, Tom Johnson, Hydeam Sulton, Rozib Mirza.
Tue
22nd
Sep (2020)
4:30pm - 6:15pm
FREE
Thu
17th
Sep (2020)
10am - 1pm
FREE
Talks from Brian Dilley, Dt Sgt Paddy O’Keefe, Jonathan Green, Rebecca Chapman, Anabel Berry, Stewart Hogg, Simon Brown.
Tue
15th
Sep (2020)
1pm - 2:30pm
FREE
Panel discussion with Abi Dakin, Tony Burgess, Phil Jackman, Andrew Besford.
Thu
10th
Sep (2020)
8am - 10am
FREE
Workshops and panel discussion with Dr Jo North, James Holmes, Craig Hays, Phil Butler, Phil Jackman, Ian Blake.
Tue
8th
Sep (2020)
2pm - 6pm
FREE
Presentations and breakout streams. With Andi Pannell, Richard Wallwork, Kimberley Hendry, Jon Hudson, Jonathan Green, Ben Kenyon, Paul Jenkins, Ross Cooney, Dominic Button.
Tue
24th
Sep (2019)
4pm - 6:45pm
FREE
location Alnwick Castle, Guest Hall, Alnwick, NE66 1NG
Managing disruption caused by digital technology and the fallout of cyber as business models are changing, with Caroline Churchill, Peter Snaith, Metrology, Rod Kelly, and Phil Jackman.
Tue
17th
Sep (2019)
4pm - 7:30pm
FREE
location Hedley Suite, Sandyford Building, Northumbria University, NE1 8QE
Not Equal, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cyber and ethics. Building security into business and dealing with the ethics of cyber as you grow, with Phil Jackman, Prof Pam Briggs, Charlotte Windebank, Caroline Theobald, and Paul Lancaster.
Thu
12th
Sep (2019)
8:30am - 5pm
FREE
venue Urban Sciences Building Newcastle Helix, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5TG
Organisations that have delivered real solutions or have experienced real problems and dealt with the fallout of cyber as well as learn about the opportunities from this important and growing business sector, with Susan Bell, James Holmes, Caroline Churchill, NCSC, and Tony Smith.
Wed
11th
Sep (2019)
8:30am - 2pm
FREE
location The Curve, Teesside University, Southfield Road, TS1 3JN
Cyber in a Changing Business Model - Harnessing Opportunities, with Tim Moran, Kate Baucherel, and Jamie Hardesty.
Wed
26th
Sep (2018)
12pm - 2:30pm
FREE
location Waterstons Limited, Liddon House, Belmont Business Park, DH1 1TW
Lessons learned improving the cyber resilience of North East businesses and recommendations on how you can keep your business cyber secure.
Wed
19th
Sep (2018)
8:30am - 2pm
FREE
venue Stadium of Light Sunderland Stadium of Light, Sunderland, SR5 1SU
For resilience, business continuity, IT management and IT security colleagues from local public-sector organisations to share experience and discuss civic cyber resilience.
Fri
14th
Sep (2018)
8am - 10am
FREE
location Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult, Offshore House, Albert Street, Blyth, NE24 1LZ
Speakers include Benedict Moore, James Clements, and Phil Jackman.
Thu
13th
Sep (2018)
8:30am - 1pm
FREE
location Teesside University, Europa Building (OL7), Woodlands Road, TS1 3BW
Discussing resilience and opportunity, with Jayson Muir, Rich Jones, and Dr Chaditsa Poulatova.
Wed
5th
Sep (2018)
8:30am - 4pm
FREE
venue Northumbria University Business School Sutherland Building, 2 Ellison Pl, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST
Sessions include: Game of Threats, Resilience, Opportunity, with Rick Hemsley, Andi Pannell, Robert Price, Kevin Richardson, Ciaran Owens, James Clements, Nicola Japp, Paul Swaddle, Guido Noto La Diega, Peter White, Jill Dovey.