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Building a (cyber) secure future

Major new cyber security innovation centre for London.  A competition to develop & design the new centre has been launched by the DCMS.

London will cement its place as a world-leader in the fight against cyber attacks & threats with an investment of up to £14.5 m in a new innovation centre to develop the next of generation of cyber security technology to help keep the nation safe.

The investment will be made over the next 3 years to bolster the UK’s cyber security defences and help make the UK the best place to start and grow a digital business and the safest place to be online.

The innovation centre will see government bringing together large firms to work hand in hand with innovative startups & industry experts to develop the new technologies businesses will need to protect themselves.  This will help make sure the UK’s entrepreneurs are creating the solutions the market needs and securing crucial investment.

It will give startups access to expert technical mentoring, business support and advice to help them to grow in their early stages and contribute to the UK’s thriving £22bn cyber security sector.
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