Cyber and Defence

Security in all its forms


With many industries now firmly fuelled by technology, a host of enormous & unpredictable security threats have emerged. From money laundering to fraud, cyber-crime and terrorism, machine learning and AI tools to conspiracy networks such as QAnon – it is about keeping companies online and operating as well as citizens safe. This is part of a new conversation about the nexus between national security & cyber circles. We use this track to answer some of the most urgent and relevant questions – all things security.

What will this Stage Explore?

1. How dangerous are disinformation & conspiracies to our national security?
2. Can democracies survive in an AI powered world?
3. How influential is British defence in the world?
5. Why is climate change the greatest threat to global stability?