Head of Product & Cyber Security,
Dr Kevin Jones is the Head of Cyber Security Innovation at Airbus Group, a global network of; teams, projects and collaborations that undertake; research, innovation and state of the art cyber security solutions development. He holds a BSc in Computer Science and MSc in Distributed Systems Integration from De Montfort University, Leicester where he also obtained his PhD: A Trust Based Approach to Mobile Multi-Agent System Security in 2010. He is active in the cyber security research community, has published numerous papers and holds a number of patents within the domain. He has many years of experience in consultancy to aid organisations in achieving accreditation to ISO27001 standard on Information Security Management. Kevin is a recognised expert in SCADA security and currently acts as an executive consultant to the Airbus Group on matters of cyber security across multiple domains and platforms. Kevin currently chairs the International Symposium for Industrial Control System Cyber Security Research (ICS-CSR) and is an elected expert to the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). He has worked closely with Government agencies on cyber security and on European programmes such as the “European Control System Security Incident Analysis Network”. He is a frequent public speaker on cyber security topics and the protection of critical national infrastructure, in addition to an advisor to numerous cyber security research programmes and events. Kevin is an advocate and champion for cyber security in academia, development of cyber skills and multi-disciplinary research. He is a Member of the BCS, IEEE, ISACA, and ISC2 and is accredited as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and ISO27001 Lead Auditor.