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Protect and Prepare: Secure Your Business Against IT Fraud and Data Loss

Host: Digital Growth Programme
Venue: Portland College, Nottingham Road, Mansfield, NG18 4TJ
Date: Wednesday 10th April, 2019
Time: 9am - 4.30pm
Cost: Free

Understand the threats and develop a strategy to protect your business.
Working in today's digital age can present many threats to businesses, both large and small. Protect and Prepare: Secure Your Business consists of three main elements Resilience, Recovery and Contingency. This workshop has been developed to help you understand these elements and will provide you with the knowledge required to produce an appropriate business continuity strategy. 

Workshop will cover:

  • Identifying the risks?
  • Protecting data
  • Working remotely
  • What is Cyber Security?
  • The Threat Landscape – the current state and how it’s changing rapidly
  • Common Types of Attack – the different types, how they work and what to look out for
  • How to stay protected – practical knowledge to stay safe
  • How to Recover from an Attack – what to do when the worst happens
  • Cyber Security Accreditations – relevant, attainable accreditations available 

Workshop outcome:

Delegates will be equipped with practical knowledge and skills required to implement an effective business plan to secure your business.

Event Eligibility:

In order to attend this fully funded event your organisation must have registered and have been verified as eligible to receive support through the Leicester and Leicestershire Digital Growth Programme.  The process of registration is quick and easy and you only need to go through this process once. If you have not registered yet, you can do so via the following link;

Please Note:

Delegates from organisations registered to the Leicester and Leicestershire Digital Growth Programme are only able to book a place on events located within D2N2.

We can only accommodate one delegate per organisation on this workshop

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