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University Spin-out - Zonefox - Launches Ambitious Expansion Plans
Zonefox, a spin-out of The Cyber Academy within the School of Computing at Edinburgh Napier University, offically launched their move into new offices in Edinburgh. They have moved from CodeBase into 40 Torphichen Street, which is based in the West East of Edinburgh - near Haymarket Station.
16/08/2017 Seminar
Professor To Provide a Vision of The Future: Through Blockchain, Smart Contracts and Zero Knowledge Proofs
The Cyber Academy team, lead by Prof Bill Buchanan OBE, will present a future vision in the application of Blockchain at a meet-up in Edinburgh on Thursday 24 August 2017. Bill aims to showcase some of his latest work in the application of Ethereum and how Zero-Knowledge Proofs and Contracts can be...
07/07/2017 Seminar
A Perfect Storm: dealing with data security in a changing legal landscape
The Cyber Academy and MBM Commercial hosted a highly successful conference event, and which outlined some of the current issues of law and cyber security. The rise in use of mobile technology and cloud services has helped drive the ‘Big Data’ revolution, providing businesses with new data and new...
20/05/2017 Seminar
Professor to Present on Scammers and Cyber Security At Edinburgh International Science Festival
Professor Bill Buchanan, who leads The Cyber Academy, will outline some of his viewpoints on the methods that scammers use to trick people, and, along the way, will show some of the science behind Cyber Security. Along with this the audience will be introduced to Bob and Alice, and, unfortunately,...
06/04/2017 National Museum of Scotland Seminar
Professor Outlines The Risks Around Backdoors in Cryptography at Edinburgh International Science Festival
On 4 April 2017, Prof Bill Buchanan presented his viewpoints on the usage of surveillance and in the application of backdoors in cryptography. The event was hosted within Summerhall in Edinburgh, and was part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival.
05/04/2017 Seminar
University puts engagement at the core of research, knowledge exchange and teaching
At Edinburgh Napier University, engagement with industry, communities and citizens is at the core of our work. To fully defined how best to set in place processes, people and purpose, the university hosted an event at the Craiglockhart Campus, and which was facilitated by a lead from the NCCPE...
28/01/2017 Seminar
Edinburgh Napier Frailty Work Showcased At Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh Napier University, through initial funding from Interface Online, have been engaging in a research project with CM2000, and which is partly funded by the Digital Health & care Institute (DHI). On 17 January 2017, CM2000, Edinburgh Napier University, the DHI and East Dunbartonshire...
18/01/2017 Seminar