Showcasing the Best of Welsh Business


9th October – Newport
Rail Alliance, Airbus CyberSecurity: Cyber Security & Information Assurance



This Community Networking Event has been kindly supported and hosted by Airbus CyberSecurity.

A Cyber Security and Information Assurance themed event hosted by Airbus CyberSecurity at their Newport location in Gwent, South Wales on 9 October 2019. The event will include presentations from the UK rail industry from both client side and customer side as well as presentations from Airbus CyberSecurity and their collaborative partners. The event will also include presentations from the Birmingham Centre of Rail Research and Education will also be incorporated to highlight the role and importance of research and development in this sensitive but vital area.

Additionally, subject to availability and operational constraints, there may be an opportunity for delegates to visit a Security Operations Centre (SOC) during the day. A more detailed event outline with confirmed speakers will follow in due course along with an opportunity for community to declare your interest in attending this event. This event has limited spaces so please put this in your calendar or diary for future reference and notify us of your interest.


(Please note that the agenda and speakers are subject to change. A finalised copy of the agenda will be made available prior to the event)

9.30am – Arrival and Coffee/Tea

10.00am- Richard Goodall – Head of Cyber UK, Welcome and Introduction to Airbus CyberSecurity
10.30am- Richard J. Thomas – UKRRIN Industrial Fellow in Data Integration and Cybersecurity at the University of Birmingham
11am – Louis Jallet – Cyrail Project Lead
11.30am – Rail Alliance Client Presentation
12.00 – Cyber Security in the UK

12.30pm – Lunch/Security Operation Centre Tour

1.30pm- Simon Tonks – Alstom in partnership with Airbus
2.00pm- Rail Alliance Client Presentation
2.30pm- Ben Worthy- Airbus CyberSecurity Operational Technology
3.00pm – Closing remarks – Richard Goodall – Head of Cyber UK and Robert Hopkin – UKRRIN Head of Development for Birmingham Centre of Rail Research and Education

Book Here

WHEN:9th October 2019 – 09:30 – 15:00 BST
WHERE:Newport – Quadrant House