UK Defence 2019

Report: Maximising Smart Power & Public Value

Cityforum is pleased to announce the publication of Maximising Smart Power & Public Value, the second annual report of Cityforum’s Intelligent Defence programme. In a series of round table meetings and conclave discussions held between March and October 2019, Maximising Smart Power & Public Value began by asking how the UK can be ‘smart’ and innovative […]

Published: Thursday 16th January 2020

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Cityforum Intelligent Defence Series Report Released

Cityforum is delighted to be publishing the full report of the 2017/18 Intelligent Defence Series developed in close consultation with UK MoD, DCDC and the assistance of the US NSA.  The Vice Chief of the Defence Staff and the Commander Joint Forces Command keynoted the final round table and the preparation is under way for […]

Published: Monday 8th October 2018

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Digital Policing Police Technology

Digital Policing Report released ‘Enabling Change Through Technology’

Cityforum has published a Summary and Recommendations Report of the Third Cityforum Annual Digital Policing Summit held in late 2017. The report ‘Enabling Change Through Technology‘ is authored by Mr Stephen Roberts at Vigilant Research, who runs the Digital Policing Review.  It has been developed  in consultation with Cityforum Associates, The Digital Policing Portfolio (DPP), National Police Technology Council (NPTC) and […]

Published: Thursday 25th January 2018

Digital Policing, Policing,

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Cyber Security

Only a few weeks until Cityforum’s Cyber Security Round Table with the NCSC

Cityforum Cyber Security Round Table supported by the NCSC Tuesday 11 July, Central London Best practice in critical sectors – assessing the real risks and countering the harms – lessons learnt There are just a few weeks left to book your place at Cityforum’s Cyber Security Round Table.  A limited number of Private Sector places are available.   Our highly acclaimed […]

Published: Thursday 15th June 2017

Cyber Conference, Cyber Security Event, National Cyber Security Centre, NCSC,

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Last few places available for Police Technology Round Table

Police Technology Round Table ‘The digital pathways towards quality policing and joined up justice – preparing for the tidal wave of technological change’ Thursday 29 June, BT Centre, Newgate Street, London A few places remain for this significant, timely Round Table convened by Cityforum in association with the Home Office, NPTC, and PICTCo. Newly confirmed contributors, joining […]

Published: Wednesday 14th June 2017

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Defence and security exports round table – Early Bird tickets now on sale

The UK is a major force in defence and security export markets and for the future strength and prosperity of the country it is vital that this should continue. Competition in international markets is, however, intensifying and there is a backlash against the open world economy. Government will have to focus on buttressing the corporate […]

Published: Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Brexit, Cyber Security, defence, Security, UK defence, UK exports,

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Brexit, Trump, a perplexed society, and what next for 2017?

Brexit, Trump, the eclipse of Cameron and Renzi were all unexpected events.  In a piece of work undertaken for the Metropolitan Police Service early in 2016, Cityforum pointed out the instability likely to follow from the lack of confidence of many citizens in their leaders and the self-satisfaction of elites within communities and organisations.  This instability […]

Published: Wednesday 11th January 2017

Brexit, Cyber Security, Digital Policing, Health and Social Care, Trump,

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