Cyber Week 2021

Thank you to everyone who attended one of the sessions at Cyber Week. We have some messages from our partners of things which may be of interest.

Affari Media

Come and join Affari Media with their upcoming webinar, discussing the utilisation of creative tools and techniques to provide a competitive edge to how you articulate and engage with your client base!

During a short presentation, they will showcase immersive technologies and accessible web-based collateral, providing insight into how they problem-solve for their clients within Cyber Security, ensuring return on investment and longevity in their campaigns.

Understand how you can translate complex technical solutions in a simple and digestible manner. In addition to creating partner-centric marketing and sales material, guaranteeing you have everything at your disposal to excite and engage your target audience.


If you would like to undergo a full cyber security training needs analysis completely free of charge and hear more about the Cyber Security Digital Bootcamps and Apprenticeships althaus is launching in April, then please reach out to them directly at

East Midlands Cyber Security Centre

Cyber Resilience CentreThank you for joining our session ‘Introducing: The Cyber Resilience Centre for the East Midlands’ at the East Midlands Cyber Security Week.

As part of our ongoing mission to build cyber resilience for businesses in the East Midlands, we provide a FREE – no strings attached - membership. Membership is not just for IT or Tech companies – it is highly relevant and beneficial to all sizes and type of organisations.

Please visit our website for more information on our free membership to the centre.

We strive to keep businesses informed of the latest threats within cyber, so you can also sign up to our E-Newsletter, so you are always in the know!

If you have any questions, you can get in contact with us anytime -


Highlander logoFor over 20 years, Highlander has provided end-to-end IT services and solutions to organisations throughout the UK and beyond. We firmly believe we can inspire change for the better and keep IT the way it should be; uncomplicated. We help ensure technology never stands in your way but instead becomes an enabler for smarter, more efficient working that supports the goals of your business. Finally, we’re proud of our Yorkshire roots and our commitment to family. We stand by honesty, fairness, value for money, and dogged determination – qualities we believe make us a great place to work and an IT partner to trust.


Thank you for attending the NatWest webinar this morning on Financial Cybercrime and Fraud. I hope you have taken away some hints and tips which you can take forward within your business!

If you would like more information on our events programme; to discuss how we can support your Business Banking; or would like a 1:1 consultation, please email me at

And don’t forget to check out NatWest Business Builder, a completely free, virtual business support tool designed to support new and established businesses, whether you’re a customer of the bank or not. Business Builder allows you to focus on topics that mean something to you, right away, allowing you to complete online learning at your own pace, as well as community of over 6000 businesses across the UK and a series of workshops that all allow you to upskill surrounded by other business owners.


neuwaysThank you for attending our Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plan webinar.

If the webinar has left you with any further questions around keeping your business safe, then use the free Neuways Disaster Readiness Report to see how your business will fare when disaster strikes.

You get a bespoke report that appraises your organisation’s ability to recover from a disaster and reduce downtime to minutes! The report provides bespoke recommendations to make sure you are as ready for the next disaster or downtime.

Find out whether your business is prepared and receive your bespoke report today, by clicking here.

Police Digital Security Centre

The Police Digital Security Centre is owned by the Police Service, working across England and Wales with industry, government, academia and law enforcement to reduce the vulnerability of businesses to cyber crime and fraud.  

The Police Digital Security Centre manage an assessment scheme aimed at helping businesses work towards better cyber security. Digitally Aware is a fully automated online platform giving businesses an opportunity to test their resilience, providing them with a clear and easy to understand picture of their cyber security and any vulnerabilities.

Upon completion, businesses receive tailored advice from the experts at the Police Digital Security Centre showing how they can reduce their vulnerability to cyber crime, as well as access to a range of resources that can help them improve their cyber security further.

It saves businesses time and money by bringing together in one place the guidance, standards and expert advice around cyber security.

Quiet Storm

Communicating, engaging and making evidence based decisions is quick and easy

Your business will need digital tools to be agile. Digital tools mapping processes, optimising productivity and collecting data in realtime. Data to help make more informed decisions. Helping you adapt to the changing expectations of the market. You'll need to reimagine what you do and how you do it – before your completion – to steal the march. Alternatively, you need to be more agile to quickly respond to opportunities and the dynamic landscape which we now all live in.

Quiet Storm Solutions specialise in creating technology platforms for businesses large and small. Optimising processes, driving up productivity and reducing waste through a host of communication tools. With easy to analyse data reporting dashboards everyone can quickly see what’s required. Making evidence based decisions an objective process about the future of your business – whether it’s embarking on more flexible working patterns or smarter customer focused products and services.


In 2021, it’s predicted that a successful cyber-attack on a UK small-business will happen every 11-seconds. At RDS, we’re on a mission to make sure your business is not one of them. That’s why we’re offering you a comprehensive, FREE cyber security audit. This audit will provide you with a no-obligation report, highlighting your strengths and weaknesses, as well as must-have upgrades to your cyber security protections.

The Covid-19 pandemic has increased every businesses dependency on the internet and digital technology. For many businesses this has highlighted how vulnerable they are to cyber-attacks and how unprepared they are to deal with the increasing volume and sophistication. Let’s make sure your business is no longer one of them.

To claim your free audit, simply email or call 01332 378 818 now.

For more information on how to protect your vital information and systems, please visit


RSMThank you for joining Sheila’s presentation focusing on The risk of Emerging Technologies. Should this have resulted in any thought provoking questions around your own cyber security challenges that you would like to discuss with a cyber risk specialist, please let us know and we can arrange for you to speak with Sheila directly.

For further information on how Sheila and RSM can support your business please visit our cyber hub webpage: Why cybercrime is increasing – and how to stay secure | RSM UK.

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To learn more visit: or contact our Digital Technology Adviser to book your discovery call -

The Digital Growth Programme is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund, the Chamber and Leicestershire County Council. It designed to help SMEs located in Leicester and Leicestershire improve productivity and growth. SMEs can access themed Action Planning Workshops and Webinars in Social Media and Visual Marketing, Email Marketing, Website Planning, SEO and Paid Digital Advertising; Opportunity to apply for Technology grant funding, and have access to 121 digital business advice.

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