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CyberNorth || #CyberFest – AI, The Fakes Just Got Real

September 12, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

#CyberFest – AI, The Fakes Just Got Real

12 September 2023 | 16:00 – 18:00 BST

Northumbria University

Why should you attend?

AI is changing the landscape for all of us whether at home or at work. New cyber security vulnerabilities are emerging, particularly relating to more vulnerable groups. What is research telling us, how can we combat the threat and make AI work for good?

This roundtable event is suitable for: AI and cyber security professionals. Business leaders. Academics and others interested in AI and its potential effects on the population


16:00 || Introduction to the event and the role of CyberNorth – Phil Jackman

16:05 || Northumbria University’s proposed Centre for Doctoral Training in Citizen-Centred AI – Shaun Lawson and/or Kyle Montague, Northumbria University

16:20 || Deep fakes and cyber security – James Nicholson and/or Pam Briggs, Northumbria University

16:40 || Round table discussion – Combating the threat and making AI work for good. Creating a local business and university knowledge exchange

17:40 || Summary and feedback

18:00 || Close & networking


September 12, 2023
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Cyber North


Northumbria University
Ellison Pl
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST United Kingdom
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