Home    Dr Alison Vincent

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories

Dr Alison Vincent

conference hosts

Dr Alison Vincent is a thought leader, and keynote speaker on disruption and technology with 30 years experience in Global Businesses holding senior level positions in Cisco, HSBC, NDS, Micro Focus and IBM

Most recently she was the Group Chief Information Security Officer at HSBC responsible for the Global IT Cyber Security Strategy and Implementation.

Prior to HSBC, as CTO at Cisco, Alison was an Ambassador and trusted advisor championing Cisco technology to Customers, Start-Ups, Government, Partners, Press and Analysts. Her roles span experience in Risk, Research and Development, Strategy Execution, Product Management and Business Development, with particular expertise in digital strategy, innovation and Mergers and Acquisitions.

Alison was announced to be one of the Top Influential Women in UK IT 2019. She has been frequently published in the press, is an active blogger and a keen social media technical influencer on twitter.

Dr Alison Vincent has a PhD in Cryptography from London University and a 1st Class honours BSc in Maths and Computer Science. She is a Fellow of the British Computer Society and a Fellow of the IET.

Speaking Topics

  • Technology
  • Cybersecurity
  • Disruption
  • Leadership

Some titles of recent talks given include :-

The Human Firewall
Global Mega-trends and Grand Challenges
Innovation Culture
Technology in Sport
Digital Culture clash
Roadmap to Super Intelligence
Women in IT
The Internet of Things


Cyber Security
Women in Business