Past event

Corporate Members

Cyber Crime: Prevention, Protection and Punishment

Chatham House, London


Deputy Assistant Commissioner Janet Williams, Head of Intelligence and Covert Policing, Specialist Crime Directorate, Metropolitan Police
Dr Richard Horne, Director of Electronic Protection, Barclays
Professor Peter Sommer, Visiting Professor, Information Systems Integrity Group, Department of Management, London School of Economics 
Chair: Ben Hammersley, Editor at Large, Wired Magazine


The speakers will discuss: 
  • Trends in cyber crime: what is the level and nature of the threat? 
  • Mainstreaming cyber security into corporate strategy: how do smaller companies manage the threats?  
  • Public policy responses to cyber crime: what is the role of the public sector and public-private partnerships in addressing the problem? 
  • Investigation measures, legislation and tackling the criminals
Registration will be from 17:30. The main event will be from 18:00 to 19:00, followed by a reception.
This event is by invitation only and open to Corporate Members of Chatham House.