March 29th 2018 | Europa Hotel, Belfast

About the event

Learn how best to protect your organisation at this Public Sector Cyber Security Northern Ireland 2018 conference. Join peers and cyber security experts to get an up-to-date brief on the latest developments, practice and innovative approaches to counter the ever-evolving cyber threat.

Speakers include

  • Ignatius O’Doherty, Chief Strategy Officer, Digital Shared Services in Department of Finance’s Digital Shared Services
  • Detective Superintendent Richard Campbell, Strategic Lead for Cybercrime, Police Service of Northern Ireland
  • Senior speaker, National Cyber Security Centre


For the past six years, Holyrood Connect has run Cyber Security Scotland as part of our portfolio of Public Sector ICT events. Each year Cyber Security Scotland has brought together key experts in their field from Scotland, the rest of the UK and beyond and is seen as the leading event for Public Sector ICT employees, with over 180 attendees each year. We are thrilled to bring this event to Northern Ireland for the first time and look forward to welcoming you to this key conference. ​

Key issues to be addressed

  • The latest cyber security policies, priorities and thinking
  • Current and emerging threats and technologies within a national and international context
  • Good practice and innovation in preventing, detecting and responding to attacks and reducing harm
  • Developing a whole-organisation approach