Manchester and Lancashire: GCHQ, Cyber Security Insight Evening In person event

Key information

GCHQ Manchester
  • Location:

    Manchester
  • Date:

Event description

Overview

When: Thursday 4th August. 6pm-8pm
 
Where: Manchester
 
Who: Students aged 16+ interested in learning about the Cyber Security industry and/or exploring apprentiship opportunities with GCHQ.
 
How to apply: Register for this in-person event using your Uptree account. If you do not have an Uptree account, register here.

 

Agenda (subject to change)

  • Introduction to Cyber Security
  • Introduction to GCHQ and their company culture 
  • Panel Q&A with GCHQ and partners
  • Career pathways into cyber security 
  • Current opportunities with GCHQ
  • Wrap up & close with an opportunity for Q&A 

 

Who are GCHQ

The internet is a part of everybody’s lives. But while it benefits millions of people, it also increases the threats we all face. GCHQ's mission is to keep Britain safe. They bring intelligence and technology together to counter increasingly sophisticated threats across the U.K. GCHQ intelligence helps keep our forces safe, prevents terrorism and crime and protects against cyber attack.

 

Next steps

-  Register for this in-person session via your Uptree account - there are only 20 spaces available, so register early to increase your chances of being selected. 

- Priority will be given to those students who meet the criteria listed above.

- Prioritisation will begin 2 weeks before the event date; if you register after this time, you might not receive a response from Uptree. 

- Successful applicants will receive an invitation 1-2 weeks before the event date.

- If you have not heard from us 7 days before the event date, your application is, unfortunately, unsuccessful for this event. 


Prioritisation for this event will begin 2 weeks before the event date; if you register after this time, you might not receive a response. 

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