Internet of Things Security Event

October 17, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

Internet of Things (IoT) Security is a real concern for end users and organisations due to the ever-increasing number of attacks by hackers on IoT devices, networks and infrastructure that has led to:

  • DDoS attacks caused by IoT Botnets
  • ransomware
  • damage to Industrial infrastructure and control systems
  • potential harm to people
  • theft of customer personal data and invasion of privacy. 

This event aims to bring together leading experts in the field of IoT and Cybersecurity to educate participants on the:

  • potential threats and risks to their organisation
  • highlight real world examples of IoT attacks and the damage caused
  • IoT security best practice and frameworks

The event will also give participants the opportunity to network and meet leading experts and companies offering security products, solutions and services

Speakers and Talks include:

  • “IoT Security at the KTN”  Robin Kennedy, KTN
  • “Weaponising the IoT” Ken Munro, Pen Test Partners
  • “Industrial IoT –  How Secure is it?” Ray Evans, IBM
  • “IoT Security Framework” Richard Marshall, IoT Security Foundation
  • “Security starts with a threat model” Phil Winstanley, Microsoft
  • “IoT Passwords (Past, Present and Future)” Edward Williams, Trustwave
  • “Hardware-Level Intrusion Detection” Professor Mark Zwolinski, University of Southampton
  • “Right-sizing secure HW for a range of threats and assets” Erik Jacobson, Arm
  • “Device Management & ‘Over-The-Air’ Firmware Upgrade for Constrained Devices” Duncan Purves, Connect2 Systems
  • “Internet of Things security architecture” John Donnelly, Microsoft
  • “IoT security testing – helping to improve customer confidence and win new clients” Bryon Lowen, T&VS
  • “Delivering trust through independent security testing and certification” Laurens van Oijen, UL
  • “The Art of Automation” Rob Dobson, Campbell Elder, Mark Tootell, Device Authority, MultiTech & InVM A

The event is supported by the Knowledge Transfer Network, Innovate UK’s network partner.


October 17, 2017
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Duncan Purves
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Green Park Conference Centre
100 Longwater Avenue
Reading, RG2 6GP United Kingdom
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