Turning a Ship Takes Planning & Effort from Every Angle

  • Date 04 Jun 2019

Turning a Ship Takes Planning & Effort from Every Angle

04 Jun 2019, 14:40 - 15:05

Strategy Talks

Changing the attitudes and behaviours of employees within an organisation can be a gargantuan task. From appropriately managing incidents to creating efficient communication channels, mobilising the workforce to be an integral part of your cybersecurity strategy is now more critical than ever.

Like changing the direction of an ocean liner, planning, time and many influential factors need to be taken into account to avoid risk. 

For novice sailors the journey can seem daunting at the start, with the expectancy of rough and turbulent times ahead. This talk will share experiences to help navigate the ever-changing waters of cybersecurity.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Learn how taking a multi-pronged approach to your organisation's information security awareness can simplify creating a secure culture.
  2. Discover the benefits of training your employees in a controlled environment.
  3. Learn how you can avoid the common pitfalls when it comes to training your employees.
  4. Understand the importance of how clear communication between employees and security officers can stimulate positive behaviour change.
  5. Understand the need behind building a team that strengthens an organisation's defence against threats. 



  • Melanie Oldham


    Founder and CEO

    Bob's Business

    Melanie has a background in events, IT and project management but she’s always had a vested interest in information security. As founder of Bob’s...

Business Issues covered

  1. What will this session help you to do?
    • Build a robust cyber response and resilience strategy
    • Deliver security to drive and enable business growth‎


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