Cyber Security and Data Protection Awareness Event

29th Nov 2017

Target Audience
School Leaders
Cost (non-member)
Respond By
22nd November 2017

NB: This is a partner event, please contact the provider above regarding booking

About the Event


We would love our local North East Schools to come and join us for a free masterclass in Cyber Security, Data Protection and GDPR at Durham Cricket Ground, hosted by local IT firm KBR and the world’s leading web security company, Fortinet. The event includes free refreshments, free lunch and a free tour of the cricket ground.


Why come along to the event?

Anyone who plugs into the internet and holds, stores or otherwise deals with personal data such as names, addresses, etc. will find our cyber security awareness and data protection event informative and educational.

Gather advice from some of the industry’s leading experts in cyber protection solutions. We will give you hints and tips to keeping children safe online and information on the regulations in schools regarding data protection and safeguarding children that you need to know.


The schedule of the day is as follows:

09:00 – 09:30 : Registration and refreshments
09:30 – 09:45 : An introduction to KBR and Fortinet
09:45 – 10:25 : Safeguarding and keeping children safe in education
10:25 – 10:45 : Cost effective cyber security solutions
10:45 – 11:00 : Refreshments break
11:00 – 11:30 : General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact
11:30 – 12:10 : Cyber security and the ever changing “threat landscape”
12:10 – 12:30 : Secure, flexible and scalable WiFi solutions
12:30 – 13:30 : Lunch break
13:30 – 14:00 : Tour of the cricket ground and training facilities


Please check out our latest blog entitled General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact for more information on GDPR.


To register for this event please click here.


Durham Cricket Ground, DH3 3QR