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IFSEC International 2018 organiser UBM unveils plans for Converged Security Centre

Event organiser UBM has announced that IFSEC International 2018 (which takes place at London’s ExCeL from 19-21 June) will play host to a dedicated learning and demonstration area – dubbed the Converged Security Centre – wherein visitors will benefit from...
Posted On 13 Apr 2018
Richard Menear
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Artificial Intelligence: How Will It Define Cyber Security over the Coming Years?

There has been much excitement about Artificial Intelligence (AI) and it’s application in cyber security, writes Richard Menear. Here at Burning Tree, we’re monitoring the technology very closely to see where it can help our clients protect their business and data, and in...
Posted On 29 Mar 2018
RUSI headquarters in central London
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EY, Lloyds Banking Group and Thomson Reuters to support RUSI review of AML regime

With the support of EY, the Lloyds Banking Group and Thomson Reuters, the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) is set to conduct a detailed review of the current anti-money laundering (AML) regime in order to assess what reforms are required to tackle financial crime in the...
Posted On 28 Mar 2018
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ASIS and Johnson Controls confirm long-term partnership for ASIS Europe 2018 and beyond

ASIS International and Johnson Controls have once more confirmed their long-term partnership covering the annual ASIS Europe events, with an intention to maintain this arrangement until 2020. This year’s edition of ASIS Europe – for which Risk UK is an Official Media...
Posted On 19 Mar 2018
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Carillion collapse should act as “wake-up call” for effective risk management approaches

Public sector officials and the heads of major corporations must use the collapse of Carillion as a wake-up call and recognise the value of an effective risk management approach. Speaking at the launch event for the 2018 EURisk Convention, Dr Calie Pistorious (CEO of...
Posted On 19 Mar 2018
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Responding to cyber security incidents “still a major challenge for businesses” asserts IBM

IBM Security has announced the results of a global study exploring the factors and challenges of being a cyber resilient organisation. The study was conducted by The Ponemon Institute and sponsored by IBM Resilient and found that 77% of respondents admit they don’t have a...
Posted On 14 Mar 2018
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Frost & Sullivan honours Perception for “most innovative” new cyber security software

Frost & Sullivan has bestowed its New Product Innovation Award for 2017 upon Perception Cyber Security, describing the company’s new software as a “game-changing cyber security solution”. Perception was originally developed by Chemring Technology Solutions for the...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018
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SAP futurist and IoT evangelist Tom Raftery to deliver Keynote at ASIS Europe 2018

ASIS International has announced that Tom Raftery – global vice-president, futurist and Internet of Things evangelist at SAP (the multinational corporation that develops enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations) – will deliver the...
Posted On 06 Feb 2018
Duncan Cooke
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IoT: Is the Electronic Security Industry Ready, Willing and Able?

Gartner, one of the world’s leading IT research and advisory companies, estimates that as many as 5.6 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices owned by enterprises and Governments will make use of edge computing for data collection and processing in 2020, while by 2019, as much...
Posted On 01 Feb 2018
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Conference programme and speaker line-up finalised for Smart Cities UK 2018

Smart Cities UK 2018 – for which Risk UK is the Official Media Partner – runs at Stamford Bridge, the home of current Premier League champions Chelsea FC, on Thursday 1 February. Joint organisers Ascent Events and 4AllOfUs have now finalised and confirmed the...
Posted On 23 Jan 2018