Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security

The 2nd Southampton Cybercrime Symposium

March 18, 2015
by Vladimiro Sassone


Following the success of last year’s South East Cybercrime workshop, which saw the bringing together of academia and authorities around the topic of cybercrime, we are pleased to announce the Second Southampton Cybercrime Symposium, to be held on Tuesday 24th March 2015 at the Winchester School of Art.

This year’s event will include speakers from across academia, as well as the Director of the NCA’s NCCU, Dr Jamie Saunders, speakers from the College of Policing, Nominet, Regional Organised Crime Units and more:

Time talk profile
8:30 – 9:00 Arrival, registration & coffee
9:00 – 9:05 Mark Spearing: “Welcome” Southampton, Provost of the University
9:05 – 9:15 Vladimiro Sassone: “Cyber security & academia” Southampton Cyber Security Centre, Director
9:15 – 9:45 Craig Jones: “Policing cyber crime in the south east region: one year on…” SEROCU, Head of Forensics and Cybercrime Units
9:45 – 10:15 Roy Arends: “Cybercrime footprints in DNS” Nominet, Research Fellow
10:15 – 10:45 Tony Noble: “Overview of College cyber training” College of Policing Cyber Crime Coordinator
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 11:45 Ben Snuggs: “Cybercrime – A local response” Hampshire Constabulary Cyber Crime Lead, DCS
11:45 – 12:15 Michael Levi: “Fraud and the role of the public and private sectors” University of Cardiff, Professor of Criminology
12:15 – 12:30 Morning wrap up
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:00 Jamie Saunders: “Building partnerships nationally and internationally” NCA, Director of National Cyber Crime Unit
14:00 – 16:30(break and change session at 15:00) Parallel breakout sessions
  1. Police Knowledge Fund: opportunities for cyber training.
  2. Cooperation police/academia: how & when?
  3. Continued professional development and training essentials for cyber officers.
  4. Topic to be selected by the symposium participants during the event
16:30 – 17:00 Regroup and Share
17:00 – 17:15 Closing

After a morning of presentations, the afternoon will see participants split off into breakout groups which aim to capitalise on the broad range of backgrounds and skillsets attending in an attempt to approach some of the broader issues surrounding cybercrime and policing.

Attendance is free but by invite only, however, if you are key player dealing with cybercrime in the forces, academia or public sector, please contact Professor Vladimiro Sassone for more information.

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