Keeping up with evolving cyber threats

8.30 – 9.00

Registration and breakfast


9.00 – 9.10

Welcome and opening remarks


9.10 – 9.40

Keynote. Balancing compliance with efficiency, productivity and security


  • People, processes or technology – what plays the biggest role in security?
  • How to ensure cyber risks are managed and mitigated?
  • Tips on balancing compliance with efficiency, productivity and security


9.40 – 10.00

How to prevent data loss?


  • The best practises and technologies of data loss prevention
  • What are the biggest threats to data loss?
  • What steps should you take to prevent potential data loss?


10.00 – 10.20

Governance, risk and compliance – an integral part of your cyber security strategy


  • Efficient risk assessment across the enterprise
  • How to ensure continuous compliance
  • Understanding the importance of governance, risk and compliance


10.20 – 10.50

Coffee break and networking


10.50 – 11.15

The GDPR – making sure your company is ready for it


  • What is the practical impact of the GDPR? What implications will it have on the business activities of financial institutions?
  • What steps should you take to ensure your company is compliant with the GDPR?
  • Interaction of the GDPR with other banking regulations
  • How will Brexit affect the GDPR?
Dr W Kuan Hon, Consultant Lawyer, Pinsent Masons


11.15 – 11.55

Panel discussion. Ensuring your cyber security strategy works for your business


  • What are the risks particular to the financial sector?
  • Should financial companies spend more on security because they are more at risk?
  • What cyber security strategy do you have within your company? Does it work?
  • How do you measure the success of your strategies?

    Peter Agathangelou, Associate Director, Hamilton Fraser Insurance
    Matt Palmer, CISO, Willis Towers Watson
    Adam Koleda, IT Director, Berry Palmer & Lyle


11.55 – 12.00

Closing remarks


12.00 – 13.00

Lunch and networking