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UCL represented by interdisciplinary team at the first Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge in the UK

An interdisciplinary team from UCL STEaPP and the Department of Computer Science represented the university at the first Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge in the UK, which took place at the iconic BT Tower on 26-27th February. Forming the team were Ana Saldarriaga Gomez, Mathilde McBride, Oliviero Iurcovich – three MPA students at UCL STEaPP – and Jonathan Spring, PhD candidate in Computer Science.

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ECSEPA Mapping Validation Workshop

The ECSEPA team recently hosted a Mapping Validation Workshop, bringing together policymakers working in cyber security across HMG to discuss how best to represent our ‘Map of the UK Cyber Security Governance Landscape.’

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STEaPP @ 34c3

From the 27th to the 30th of December 2017, the 34th Chaos Communication Congress (34c3) took place in Leipzig, Germany. This annual hacker conference organised by the German Chaos Computer Club (CCC) brings together various communities and features a variety of lectures, workshops, and self-organised sessions on diverse technical and socio-political topics.

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MPA Scenario Week in Digital Technology

This week, our MPA students have been busy with ‘Scenario Week’ – a five day exercise in which they work in groups to develop policy advice for a client on a real world problem.

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