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Cambridge Global Challenges


The world makes the prospect of a global cyber war very real. Based on recent evidence, businesses and governments are far from ready. How can we prepare for the next strike? Are our connections and transactions secure?

The expert panellists for this debate include:

  • Professor Philip Nelson (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
  • Professor Sir John McCanny (Queen’s University Belfast)
  • Cal Leeming (Lyons Leeming)
  • Grace Cassy (CyLon NCSC)

This debate is part of INNOVATE 2017, which takes place 8th - 9th November 2017 at the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. 


The link for the Twitter stream will be sent to all who register for the event on Eventbrite here.

Further details on the parent event, INNOVATE 2017, can be found here.

Thursday, 9 November, 2017 - 09:45 to 10:45
Event location: 
Cambridge Global Challenges is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing global challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

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