Objectives

The Objectives of the University of Manchester Digital Security and Trust community are:

  • Raising awareness of Cyber Security work across the University and opportunities for interdisciplinary research collaboration.
  • Raising awareness of funding opportunities for Cyber Security work and supporting the development of interdisciplinary research proposals.
  • Encouraging development of interdisciplinary teaching programmes in Cyber Security.
  • Facilitating relevant accreditation of the University's cyber security research and teaching.

Profile Building:

  • To secure the position of the University of Manchester as a powerhouse of interdisciplinary cyber security research and teaching.
  • To achieve relevant accreditation of the University‚Äôs cyber security research and teaching.
  • To provide informative and authoritative commentary on cyber security issues.

Community Building:

  • To raise awareness of Cyber Security work across the University and facilitate collaboration.

Capacity Building:

  • To raise awareness of funding opportunities for Cyber Security work across the University and facilitate the development of proposals for interdisciplinary collaborative research.

Developing External Links:

To establish and maintain the University of Manchester as an exemplar of collaboration and cooperation on Cyber Security with local, national, and international external organisations(including other universities with leading cyber security research, NCSC, city-region organisations and industry).