CIISec Regional Branches

The Chartered Institute of Information Security operates 12 regional branches across the UK, each holding regular regional events. If you wish to find out more information on your local branch or how you can be involved, please contact

Regional Locations

London Branch
Location: London
Branch Chair: Ryan Rubin - EY

North East Branch
Location: York / Leeds
Branch Chair: Yorkshire Cyber Security Cluster

North West Branch
Location: Manchester
Branch Chair: John Amer - BT

Northern Ireland Branch
Location: Belfast
Branch Chair: Conrad Simpson - Cyphra and Peter Swann - BT 

Scotland Branch
Location: Edinburgh
Branch Chair: Rory Alsop - HSBC

Location: Cheltenham
Branch Chair: Chris Dunning-Walton - CyNam

South West Branch
Location: Plymouth
Branch Chair: Steve Furnell - University of Plymouth

East Midlands Branch
Location: Nottingham
Branch Chair: Colin Robbins - Nexor
Please click here for more information

West Midlands Branch
Location: Birmingham
Branch Chair: Abdul Khot - AMSA Infosec

Bristol/Bath Branch
Branch Chair: Paul Akass - BT

East Anglia Branch
Location: Ipswich/Martlesham
Branch Chair: Mel Turner - BT

Thames Valley Branch
Location: Reading/M4 Corridor
Branch Chair: Craig Barber - Telefónica/O2

Upcoming Events

Thames Valley Branch Meeting
28th January 2020
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East Anglia Branch Meeting

27th February 2020
Register here