The Surrey Space Centre and the Surrey Centre for Cyber Security are co-hosting a Research Workshop and Industry Networking event.

The purpose of the workshop is to bring together experts from industry, academia and government to identify challenges and opportunities for cyber security research in core domains of space systems and technologie.

These may include; the design and development of satellite systems, ground control systems, systems for coordination and control of multi-satellite constellations, space communication systems, open-source space technology projects, applications of space technologies in telecommunications and navigation.

The event will take place on Thursday 31 January 2019, 09:20 – 17:00, in the Lecture Theatre F, Lecture Theatre Building (LTF) University of Surrey.

Proposed Agenda:

09:20 – Registration and refreshments
09:50 – Welcome and introduction from Dr Mark Manulis (Deputy Director SCCS) & Dr Chris Bridges (SSC)
10:00 – Eight invited talks

Topics: cyber security challenges in space and security in satellite systems and communications.

Confirmed speakers (to be extended):
Francis Kinsella, Airbus
Mark Bowyer, Airbus
Toby Harris, UK Space Agency
Ian Poyner, Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL)
Tomer Ashur, KU Leuven
Andy Davis, NCC Group

16:20 – Panel discussion “Opportunities for Cyber Security Research”

Lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout the day.

This event will also be an opportunity for you to network with industry, government and the University of Surrey academics who will be happy to provide information about commercial collaboration opportunities.

For further information about this event, please contact businessdevelopment@surrey.ac.uk.


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