The Associate Development Programme (ADP) is a two-year programme that has been created to help new recruits to the profession to develop their skills and knowledge against the CIISec Skills Framework. The 18 session programme (monthly) consisting of webinars and face to face events aims to help participants gain Associate Membership of the Institute.
Nathan Evans, Partner and head of the technology practice at Memery Crystal LLP
Memery Crystal is an independent City law firm founded in 1978. We offer a partner-led service and sector expertise. Nathan is a specialist IT lawyer with expertise in complex strategic projects including systems/platform/apps builds, networking contracts, integration services, support and maintenance arrangements, agile delivery, technology consultancy, blockchain-enabled platforms and material outsourcing arrangements in financial services.
Over the years, Nathan has advised a broad range of businesses, from start-up disruptors to large multi-nationals, global banks and insurers and other regulated businesses. Nathan joined Memery Crystal in May 2020 from the technology and intellectual property rights specialist firm Bristows LLP.
Chris Powell, Principal Researcher at CODA Bespoke Cyber Security
CODA Labs and CODA Security are a group of companies providing cybersecurity services to businesses worldwide. Chris is Research Director and Principal Consultant specialising in telecommunications hacking, automotive security and IoT testing.
He previously worked as a vulnerability researcher exploiting biometrics and smart cards for the UK government. Chris then moved on to hacking Huawei devices running the cellular and fixed-line networks at Huawei Cyber Security Evaluations Center (HCSEC).
If you want to find 0-days in 5G networks, reverse engineer autonomous cars or assure your favourite IoT toy. Then Chris is the one to help.