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NI Cyber | Tech & Tipples Spring Edition

May 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

NI Cyber: Tech & Tipples Spring Edition

Thu, 2 May 2024 18:00 – 20:00 BST

NI Cyber are delighted to invite you to an insightful panel session delving into the intricate intersection of psychology and cybersecurity. In today’s increasingly digitalised world, understanding the human aspect of cybersecurity is paramount. Join them as they unravel the psychological dynamics that influence behaviours, decisions, and vulnerabilities in cyberspace. Kindly hosted by Pinsent Masons.

The panel will discuss topics such as

  1. The Human Element of Cyber Threats: What motivates individuals to engage in cybercrime? How do factors like anonymity and perceived consequences influence behaviour in cyberspace?
  2. Cognitive Biases and Decision Making: How do cognitive biases impact our ability to assess risks and make decisions in the realm of cybersecurity? What role does human psychology play in susceptibility to phishing attacks and social engineering tactics?
  3. Cybersecurity Culture and Awareness: How can organizations foster a culture of cybersecurity awareness? What psychological strategies can be employed to encourage proactive cybersecurity behaviours among employees and stakeholders?
  4. The Psychological Impact of Cyber Incidents: What are the psychological ramifications for individuals and organizations following cyber-attacks or data breaches? How can psychological principles be leveraged in incident response and recovery efforts?
  5. Ethical Considerations: What ethical dilemmas arise in the intersection of psychology and cybersecurity? How do we navigate issues such as privacy, consent, and manipulation in cybersecurity practices?

Audience Engagement:

We invite you to actively participate in this engaging dialogue by sharing your perspectives, asking questions, and contributing to the collective understanding of the psychology of cybersecurity. Your insights are invaluable in shaping the discourse around this critical subject.

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain deeper insights into the intricate interplay of human behaviour and cybersecurity. Reserve your spot now and join us for an enlightening panel session that promises to uncover the psychology behind the digital defences of tomorrow.


May 2
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:


NI Cyber


1 Lanyon Place Belfast BT1 3LP
Pinsent Masons, 1 Lanyon Place
Belfast, BT1 3LP
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