North-West Chapter Event: Careers in Cyber

26 November 2020 


Following on from the very successfully virtual launch of the North West Chapter and after reviewing the feedback given during that first session, we are delighted to announce our next virtual meetup titled ‘Careers in Cyber’.


We will hear from a number of speakers from different sectors of Cyber Security describing their journey to-date.

This will follow on to a panel discussion where representatives from training providers will give an insight into different Cyber Security training paths available in the North West.



Introduction – Veronica Rogers, Lecturer at IT Sligo

Our Cyber Security Careers:
- Finbar Jackson. Manufacturing Systems Cyber Security Specialist, AbbVie Inc,
- Virginia Lee. CyberSecurity Manager - DevSecOps, Pramerica
- Stephanie Perry. Head of Professional Services, Advantio

Panel Discussion: Training facilities in the North-West:
- Diane O’Brien. Head of Department of Computing and Electronic Engineering, IT Sligo
- Declan Foley. MSLETB ICT Cyber Security
Apprenticeship Instructor
- John McGarvey. Lecturer, Letterkenny Institute of Technology

Have your say and join us in supporting a strong and vibrant cyber security ecosystem in the North-West

To join the North-West Chapter you must be a Cyber Ireland member. Further information on membership can be found here:

From the North-West Chapter Leads:
Paul Brady, Optum
Cian Collins, Advantio
John McGarvey, Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Veronica Rogers, Institute of Technology Sligo


To register for the event please click here.