Making IT good for Society & Branch AGM
Thursday, 6 October 2016 from 18:30 to 20:30 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
- David Evans, Director for Policy and Community at BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
- Adrian Winkles, from OWASP
- Lauri Love, activist
Date: Thursday, 6 October 2016 from 18:30 to 20:30
Venue: Anglia Ruskin University, Lab 003, Ashcroft Building, East Road, Cambridge, CB1 1BT
Making IT good for Society by David Evans
Information technology not only drives industry, banking and big business but also government, society and community.
As technologies such as Cloud Computing, Big Data and the Internet of Things develop, they present new opportunities, but bring with them big responsibilities for privacy. IT can be a powerful tool for social inclusion, but also a major risk to social justice.
Open Source Security – the OWASP Way, by Adrian Winkles
OWASP seeks to make software security visible, so that individuals and organisations are able to make informed decisions. This talk looks at some of the Open Source approaches and options available to help support that mission.
Title to be announced, Lauri Love
Talk summary to be announced.