Cybernetics Seminar Series- Professor Colin Williams
Children of Colossus: An Intellectual History of Cybernetics
This series of nine lectures focuses on the cultural and intellectual history of cybernetics, delivered by Professor Colin Williams. Professor Williams is an Honorary Fellow of the University of Warwick at the Cyber Security Centre within WMG.
This course presents an opportunity to develop a fresh perspective on the origins an nature of the phenomenon we have come to know as Cyber through an exploration of its hitherto obscured and ignored history.
The lecture series will begin on 30th November 2017 and will run regularly on Thursdays each week during the 2017/18 winter term in the IDL Auditorium/ IIPSI Boardroom. All sessions will start at 15:00.
All staff and students are welcome to attend these lectures. You can find more information on the topics of each lecture and registration details here.
Cyber Security GRP Seminar Series 2017-18
A series of seminars on a variety of topics relating to the Cyber Security Global Research Priorities project will take place from October 2017- June 2018.
To book your place at a seminar, please complete the registration form here
For more information on speakers, and to see talk titles and abstracts, please click here
Are you cyber threat ready? Learn how to minimise your risk at our half day conference.
Cyber security continues to rise up the business agenda – but firms often struggle to turn awareness into practical action. Given that two thirds of large businesses and half of small businesses experienced a breach last year, the need to share best practice and discuss barriers to cyber resilience is clear.
This half day conference encompassing key note speeches, workshops and panel discussions will examine how you can move from awareness to action, with sessions focusing on:
Contact email@example.com to book your place now or visit http://www.cbi.org.uk/events/events/west-midlands-cyber-security-conference/.
£30 + VAT (including buffet lunch)
Distributed Ledger Technology: "From Concept to Implementation”
Date: 5th July 2017 , 09:30 - 14:45
Location: IMC Auditorium, IMC Building, WMG - University of Warwick
Registration: Free to attend but spaces are limited. Register here to avoid disappointment
The Workshop will bring together a group of expert speakers in the area of Blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT). Aimed at increasing multi-disciplinary academic engagement with Blockchain and distributed ledger technology across the university, the workshop’s main goals will be to:
Benefits of Participation:
The key outputs of the workshop will be increased awareness and understanding of Blockchain and DLT at Warwick, a GCHQ-EPSRC recognised Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research, and the identification and development of multidisciplinary research opportunities through cross-fertilisation and networking. The benefits for expert industry speakers attending this event are significant. Firstly, speakers will be able to increase the profile of their respective organisations across a wide spectrum of attendees for potential business development opportunities. In addition to this, speakers will gain invaluable access to specialised academic research support through potential collaboration with the university in the future. In sum, the workshop will perform the much-needed function of bridging the gap between industry and academia in order to provide more impactful research and more research supported industry activities in the future.
Full Agenda & Confirmed Speakers Available Shortly