CIISec to hold a series of events in Scotland

29th January 2020.

CIISec will be running three events over three days in Edinburgh this February.

CIISec Scotland Branch Meeting - All Cyber Security Practitioners Welcome
Date: 11th February 2020
Location: Edinburgh Napier University, Craiglockhart Campus, Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, 219 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH14 1DJ

This is a huge time for the Chartered Institute of Information Security (CIISec) now we have been awarded our Royal Chartered Status. This event provides a great opportunity for our Scottish Members, network and local community to hear directly from Amanda Finch, CEO, CIISec, about how this will affect us and the profession. This event will be our first branch of 2020 in Scotland and we are pleased to welcome non members also. 

Register here

18:30 - Doors
18:45-19:00 - Rory Alsop, Head of Technology and Cyber Risk, HSBC
19:00-19:20 - Professor Steve Furnell, Associate Dean, University of Plymouth
19:20-19:40 - Denis Fishbacher-Smith, Professor of Risk & Resilience, University of Glasgow - Working across professions - Linking together elements of information security
19:40-20:00 - Amanda Finch, CEO, CIISec - Taking the profession Forward
20:00-21:00 - Networking

The following day Wednesday 12th February we are also running a Career Development Event with Edinburgh Napier University. This event is perfect for those currently studying cyber security related degrees and help you find a role in cyber security by networking with leading companies. If your organisation would like to be involved as an exhibitor, please contact

Students interested in the day can register here

Finally, we are running a Corporate Breakfast Briefing on Thursday 13th February to inform organisations about the benefits of CIISec Corporate Membership. If this event is of interest to your organisation please contact to receive further information.