Nicola Whiting - Women in Tech Festival UK

Nicola Whiting

Chief Strategy Officer Nicola Whiting is named in SC Magazine's Top 20 Most Influential Women working in cyber security - her specialist areas include autonomous mitigation and A.I. driven self-defending / self-healing systems. A bestselling author, she regularly contributes to magazines such as Huffington Post, Defence Contracts Bulletin, Defence News Online and SIGNAL. In 2017, she was crowned an "Unsung Cyber Hero", by her peers, for her Leadership & Mentoring work. In 2019 she was honoured to receive the UK's inaugural "National Cyber Citizen Award" for her "outstanding contribution to the world of cyber security and protection". Neuro diverse, she advocates for Diversity in all forms. Find out more about her work at