SPRITE+ recently partnered with the Greater Manchester Cyber Security Advisory Group to host an in person event on 11 November 2021 to bring together representatives of the city-region’s cyber ecosystem in Greater Manchester. We were delighted to welcome 65 attendees representing academia, industry, SMEs, regional and national Government and civil society organisations.
The event featured talks from:
Emma Barrett, Professor of Psychology, Security & Trust and Director of SPRITE+ at the University of Manchester
Andrew Elliot, Deputy Director for Cyber Skills and Innovation at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Vic Knight, Strategic Pursuits Director for Applied Intelligence at BAE
Phil Swan, Director for Digital at Greater Manchester Combined Authority
Following the talks, attendees gathered for networking over drinks.
SPRITE+ is grateful to our partners at Bruntwood SciTech for kindly hosting this event at the Manchester Technology Centre.
Call for Events is now open! We're supporting Members and Expert Fellows to lead activities that explore aspects of TIPS in the Digital Economy. We will help to organise the activity with up to £5,000 to cover the associated costs.
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