Today’s Cyber Security Challenges in Higher Education

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30 March 2023

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30 March 2023

Online 14:00 - 15:00

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About the Event

Today’s Cyber Security Challenges in Higher Education 

In 2021, University of Westminster faced a cyber threat landscape that was changing dramatically during the COVID-19 pandemic and had to manage serious security challenges. Join this session to hear first-hand from Dr Thierry Delaitre, Head of IT Developments at the University of Westminster on their Cybersecurity journey and the challenges facing higher education when working towards achieving a modern cyber security maturity model.


Concluding the webinar, CrowdStrike’s UK Public Sector CTO, Majid Ali will be hosting an interactive panel session with Dr Thierry Delaitre, Head of IT Developments at University of Westminster; and David Conway, Deputy Technical Director of University of Sunderland to get a deeper insight into how they are managing the cybersecurity complexity and share best practices for all educational institutions.


Thierry Delaitre

Head of IT Developments

University of Westminster


David Conway

Deputy Technical Director

University of Sunderland

Majid Ali

UK Public Sector CTO


Event Schedule



Welcome and Introduction

Majid Ali, Sr. Manager, CrowdStrike

University of Westminster Customer Case study


Customer Panel with University of Westminster and University of Sunderland




Closing remarks

Majid Ali, Sr. Manager, CrowdStrike