NERG Seminar - Cyber Liability

The Carriageworks
Thursday, 24 September 2015
12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

The insurance institutes of the North East Region invite you to a half-day technical seminar, providing a comprehensive and engaging CPD session on Cyber Liability.

Cost: £20.00 for CII/PFS and non-members
Time: Buffet lunch served at 12.30pm for a 1.30pm start, plus afternoon tea/coffee break

Identity theft, hacking attacks, data protection breaches and industrial espionage are just some of the threats that face us in our increasingly digital-dependent world.

Learning Objectives:
At the end of the seminar delegates will be able to identify:
-the ever-changing threats and the opportunities;
-business benefits to be gained from understanding the threats;
-the options available to mitigate the risks.

Tony Richardson CISSP CCSK Pg.Dip - Octree
An Evolution - The Internet and the Cyber Threat

Andrew Symons - Partner DLA Piper UK LLP
Legal and regulatory framework

Stephen Ridley Cert CII - Hiscox UK and Ireland Senior Development Underwriter Technology, Cyber & Data
What insurance coverage is available in the market
What information underwriters consider when providing quotations

EUR ING Mark Hawksworth BSc (Hons) PhD(MSc) ACII ACILA CEng MBCS MIET MCGI FIFAA BDMA (Ins Tech) - Crawford & Company
Why Cyber id profiling at this time;
The methods used by criminals to extort / sell stolen digital assets; an understanding of cyber claims using case studies

The seminar will include a Q&A session with our panel of experts

Chaired by: Mike Bond BA (Hons) FCII FCILA FUEDI ELAE - VRS VeriClaim

Download the booking form below. Please complete and return, with your payment, to: Please return by 17th September 2015.

  • The Carriageworks
  • 3 Millennium Square
  • Leeds
  • LS2 3AD
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CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

3 1/2 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at