NORTH LINCS SECTION TECHNICAL LECTURE CYBER SECURITY - A HSE PERSPECTIVE
Members and guests of the North Lincolnshire Section of the Institute of Measurement & Control had the pleasure of attending a technical lecture on the above subject on Tuesday 11th April 2017, the lecture was delivered by Anil Sood Specialist Inspector of Health and Safety Executive.
During the lecture, Anil gave those present an insight into the new Operational Guide released in April 2017 by the HSE and forward expectations from Q2 2017 onwards with regard to HSE enforcement. Anil also gave background into the history and reasons for the development of the new Operational Guide.
Chairman of the North Lincs Section Rob Ingham thanked Anil for the lecture and for taking time out from his busy schedule, in summing up Rob said, “the evening has been very thought provoking and illustrates potential weakness in IACS, the increasing number of Cyberattacks on systems must be addressed there is clearly a lot of work to do”
NORTH LINCS SECTION 22ND ANNUAL DINNER AT HUMBER ROYAL HOTEL GRIMSBY.
The 22ND Annual Dinner & Reunion of the North Lincolnshire Section of the Institute was held at the Humber Royal Hotel Grimsby on Thursday 24TH of March 2017. Mr Rob Ingham welcomed Dr Patrick Finlay C.E.O InstMC, guests from Elevation Recruitment 2017 Dinner Main Sponsor, Mr & Mrs T Cherry from North Lincs & Nott’s Air Ambulance and Mr Mick Lochran Deputy Principle North Lindsey Collage. Rob giving his second after dinner speech having been elected Chair of the North Lincs Section February 2016 gave an update of Local Section events during the last 12 months and also welcomed the new committee appointments of Brian Millen Membership and CPD and Damian Marsden Programme Secretary, following Rob’s speech Dr Patrick Finlay spoke about the advantages of membership of the Institute and the good work being completed by the Local Sections, on completion comedian Jed Stone proved to be very entertaining, the evening concluded with the prize draw in aid of North Lincs & Nott’s Air Ambulance drawn by Jed and Bob Fish North Lincs Dinner Secretary.
Pictured below VIP guests enjoying pre-dinner refreshments in the IKON suite.
Left to Right at the rear Mike Verran (North Lincs Section), Paul Mathews (North Lincs Section Publicity), Mick Lochran (Deputy Principle North Lindsey Collage), Bob Fish (Dinner Secretary) Rob Ingham (Chair North Lincs Section), Trevor Cherry (North Lincs & Nott’s Air Ambulance) Stephen Barnett (Elevation Recruitment), Gordon Mogg (Teesside Section), Jed Stone (Comedian).
Left to right at the front Dr Patrick Finlay (C.E.O. InstMC), Cec Logan (Teesside Section), Ian Tyzak (Teesside Section), Norman Harrison (Teesside Section), Clarry Whittingham (North Lincs Section Treasurer), Malcolm Parker (North Lincs Section Master of Ceremonies).