Power Up! Free cyber security sessions coming to a town near you

During April and May, Jeremy Jones and Hamish Krebs will deliver a series of free sessions on cyber security. Designed for CIO's, CEO's, Business Owners and anyone else with a vested interest in cyber security, we'll be hosting them in a range of locations. Scroll down to find out more!

Learn from the experts 

Cyber crime continues to cause absolute chaos for all kinds of organisations – from locally owned and operated small businesses to seemingly robust, global enterprises. As this professional pool of cyber-attackers grows, so does the threat of disruption to your critical infrastructure. The era of hyper-advanced cyber attacks is now truly upon us.  

Join us to hear from Head of Cyber Security Jeremy Jones, trained by US Cyber Command and ex-UK RAF Security expert, and Hamish Krebs, one of NZ's most highly skilled and sought after technical security specialists.  

A brief history of cyber crime 

  • How and why did these threats emerge?  
  • The series of events that led to an exponential explosion of attacks.  

Today's situation 

  • What strategies can your organisation take to protect itself? 
  • Get the best ROI. Which tools are (and aren't) actually worth your investment?  
  • Success stories of organisations 'getting it right'.  
  • What a typical recovery from attack looks like. 
  • Immediate steps if you think you've been hit. 

What's ahead? 

  • Various sources, including the dark web, indicates what to expect. We'll guide you in your preparations.  


After the session, you'll leave with the most up-to-date and accurate knowledge about how to "power up", aka best protect your organisation in 2021 and beyond.  


10:00am – tea & coffee on arrival 

10:15am – presentation 

11:30am – Q&A and networking 

12:00pm – event ends 

Register for your preferred location


  • Wednesday 14 April  
  • Wyndham Garden Hotel (Remarkables Park) 


  • Thursday 15 April  
  • Rydges Latimer 


  • Friday 16 April  
  • Southern Cross Hotel 


  • Wednesday 5 May
  • GRID AKL: 12 Madden Stree


  • Thursday 6 May
  • Wintec Bill Gallagher Centre (City Campus) 


  • Tuesday 11 May
  • Hawke's Bay Business Hub

New Plymouth

  • Thursday 13 May
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery