Prof. Tim Watson

Director
Cyber Security Centre at WMG (Warwick University)

Professor Tim Watson is the Director of the Cyber Security Centre at WMG within the University of Warwick. With more than twenty-five years' experience in the computing industry and in academia, he has been involved with a wide range of computer systems on several high-profile projects and has acted as a consultant for some of the largest telecoms, power and oil companies.

He is an adviser to various parts of the UK government and to several professional and standards bodies. Tim's current research includes EU funded projects on combating cyber-crime, UK MoD research into automated defence, insider threat and secure remote working, and EPSRC funded research, focusing on the protection of critical national infrastructure against cyber-attack. Tim is a regular media commentator on digital forensics and cyber security.