The Future is Now: Protecting your Business in the 21st Century

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The Vault at Dogpatch Labs was the venue for an Ulster Bank customer seminar entitled “The Future is Now: Protecting your Business in the 21st Century” on Monday, November 13th. The event focused on the latest developments in cyber security and artificial intelligence. Eddie Cullen, Managing Director of Commercial Banking at Ulster Bank opened the event and welcomed the 100 plus attendees: giving an overview of the upcoming speakers and their topics.  

  Eddie Cullen, Managing Director, Commercial Banking at Ulster Bank

Michelle Garrigan, Cyber & Information Security Programme Manager at Ulster Bank delivered the first presentation, outlining the potential cyber threat posed by criminals who target firm’s third party suppliers rather than traditional direct cyber attacks.

 

Michelle Garrigan, Cyber & Information Security Programme Manager at Ulster Bank

Nichola Priestley, Fraud Relationship Manager at Ulster Bank presented next, providing an overview of the range of sophisticated scams and techniques used by cyber criminals to defraud businesses. 

Mike Hobday, VP for AI/ Cognitive Solutions at IBM was the final speaker and informed the audience on the range of work being done with IBM Watson, providing key insights into a technology that will impact all of the attendees in the near future. The audience were introduced to the Artificial Intelligence platform Watson and were given an overview of the range of benefits Watson was providing to IBM’s corporate customers. 

 

Mike Hobday, VP for AI/ Cognitive Solutions, IBM Watson

Photos, videos and the presentations from the seminar can be accessed on the event page link below:

https://www.business-achievers.com/events/170-the-future-is-now-protecting-your-business-in-the-21st-century

 

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Ron Immink on Thursday, 16 November 2017 10:17

Presentations are available at https://www.business-achievers.com/downloads. We might create a group around cybersecurity.

Presentations are available at https://www.business-achievers.com/downloads. We might create a group around cybersecurity.
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