Cyber Security & Innovation

[03.11.23 - 8:30am - 5:30pm]

In a fast paced and ever changing world, companies are striving to keep ahead of the game with innovative security solutions.

Hear from experts on these critical topics and network with like minded peers. We’re proud to have the very latest in thought leadership on our Cyber Security and Innovation stage held at the prestigious DiSH (Greater Manchester Digital Security Hub) 

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The Agenda

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Discover our lineup of thought and tech leaders. Click the speakers below to explore this years talks. 

Rasha Hamdan


"What we were able to achieve in 8 hours"

Filipi Pires

Security Researcher and Security Advocate

"Malware Attack - Discovering techniques in PDF malicious"

Ali Farooqui


"How disparate communications in an organisation can lead to over-engineering security'

Thomas Pepper


"How disparate communications in an organisation can lead to over-engineering security'



"Change my Reality: How can we use AR technology to build brand experiences?'

Espen Sande-Larsen

DNB Bank ASA | NewTechLab

"How hacking works'

Prabhu Prakash Ganesh


"Continuous Authentication - The Why, How and What"

Speaker TBC


Nathan Jamieson


"Leveraging AI in Cyber Security"

Purchase your pass

Secure your spot! Purchase your festival pass now and be a part of an unforgettable experience that promises to inspire, educate, and connect you with leading experts from Manchester’s tech scene and beyond..

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Heron House, 1 Lincoln Square, Manchester M2 5LN

Greater Manchester Digital Security Hub (DiSH) is gathering digital and cyber security experts from the public, private and academic sectors to help Greater Manchester’s start-ups innovate and grow. DiSH is powered by Barclays Eagle Labs in partnership with Plexal, Lancaster University and the University of Manchester, and funded by Manchester City Council.

Evening Social

Our evening social offers the perfect setting to forge new connections, exchange insights, and build valuable relationships within the tech community. With a vibrant atmosphere, delicious refreshments, and opportunities to engage with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and like-minded enthusiasts, this evening social is the ideal platform to relax, unwind, and expand your professional network.

Join us for an evening of networking and drinks  straight after the conference at:

DiSH MCR, Heron House, 1 Lincoln Square, Manchester M2 5LN