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Corix Partners in the Cyber Security Community – Q1 2017

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Corix Partners is active at a number of levels in the wider cyber security community in the UK and abroad. This is a summary of the activities which we have undertaken during Q1 2017.



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JC Gaillard, MD & Founder, Corix Partners, animated a panel discussion at the FIC 2017 conference in Lille, France on 25th January 2017.

The panel theme was focused on Ransomware, the evolution of those threats, how firms – large and small – can protect themselves, and how best to react to such incidents.

Panel members included representatives of the French law enforcement bodies, as well as technology firm VMWare.

The International Cybersecurity Forum (FIC, by its acronym in French) is a platform aiming at promoting a pan-european vision of cybersecurity as well as strengthening the fight against cybercrime. The 2017 edition was its 9th edition.



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Corix Partners were delighted to attend the Next World Capital thought-leadership event on Artificial Intelligence at the London EDITION Hotel, 10 Berners Street, London on 7th March 2017.

Panel members included representatives of Expedia, Prudential, Bank of America, Zuora, Echobox and Tractable IO, and part of the event was hosted by Mark Chillingworth.

This is part of our long-standing association with Next World Capital’s European Advisors Group, a network of top executives from many of the largest companies across Europe, aimed at accelerating the growth of Next World Capital’s portfolio companies through partners, channels and direct customers.

Next World Capital (NWC) is an international, early-revenue stage venture capital firm that invests in leading enterprise technology companies in the software, internet and mobile sectors. NWC is headquartered in San Francisco with additional offices in London and Paris.



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GDPR: A Catalyst to Drive Real Action around Privacy and Security

Corix Partners, together with DA Resilience, Next World Capital, Wise Partners in Paris and a number of experts, have analysed the impact the GDPR can have around privacy and security, and is offering a real-life perspective in a whitepaper published on 30th March 2017 which can be downloaded using this link: GDPR: A Catalyst to Drive Real Action around Privacy and Security



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Corix Partners contributed to the ArsiaMons blog through an article published 31st March 2017 which summarised a recommended approach for a pragmatic handling of the GDPR

The article (in French) can be found here.

ARSIA MONS is a leading consulting firm based in Paris, France and specialising in the architecture and delivery of transformative IT solutions.


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