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Scotland Chapter of TechVets

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Mercat Bar and Kitchen

28 West Maitland Street

Edinburgh

EH12 5DX

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TechVets is the non-profit which helps British military service leavers and veterans find careers, training and education in cyber security, and technology.

TechVets been featured in The Telegraph, Forbes, The Sun, TechCrunch and The New Statesman among other medias outlets.

This Scotland Chapter event will feature speakers, panels and networking for Military Veterans, recent Service Leavers and prospective employers.




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The aim of this evening is to bring service leavers & veterans together who have a shared interest in cyber security and technology. The event will be open to all TechVets members and will be hosted in Edinburgh. The evening will consist of talks by industry SMEs & veterans, which are designed to help service leavers make informed decisions about their future employment, help them build contacts through networking & give them the opportunity to ask any questions they may have.



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SPEAKERS

Eamonn Keane, Scottish Business Resilience Centre "Growing Cyber Opportunities in Scotland"

George Robertson , CGI "It’s a CISOs life for me"

Douglas Trainer, Diddo "Soldier to Cyber – Top 5"

Harry McLaren, Adarma "SOC Fundamentals, An Analyst Skill Set."

Tracy Scott, Checkpoint "The current cyber market, threats and futures"

Holly Williams, Secarma ltd "Hacking for a Living"

John Carson, Barclays "Barclays AFTER programme"

Steve Maguire, Veterans: "A rare, valuable and hard to imitate resource"


SPONSORS

Our thanks to the sponsors Checkpoint and Diddo for providing the venue and raffle prizes.





TECHVETS SCOTLAND CHAPTER EVENT TEAM

For more information please use the Discord Scotland Chapter channel or DM @Peakapot

Sign up at: https://techvets.co


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