Membership Themes

Smarter Cities

A centre of excellence for the development, testing and deployment of technology to enable effective delivery of local, national and international business in an integrated secure environment is the focus. The Committee’s work areas include smart interconnectivity, communications, open data, maintaining privacy and cyber security and offering opportunities for members to share best practice, network, partner and do business.

About LCCI’s Smarter Cities

LCCI's Smarter Cities theme resonates with business across a number of sectors, including defence and security, manufacturing, property and construction, tech, and transport and infrastructure. We run a number of briefings, providing businesses with the opportunity to hear from, and pose questions to, senior-level speakers representing a variety of stakeholder groups, including central government and law enforcement. Speakers have included Commissioner Angela McClaren, City of London Police, and Theo Blackwell, Chief Digital Officer for London, City Hall.

Meet the Smarter Cities Committee

The Committee, chaired by Brett Lovegrove, is focused on smart interconnectivity, communications, open data, maintaining privacy and cyber security and offering opportunities for members to share best practice, network, partner and do business.

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Smarter Cities Principal Partner

Avast Business

Avast Business delivers all-in-one cybersecurity solutions for today’s modern workplace, providing total peace of mind. Avast provides integrated, 100% cloud-based endpoint and network security solutions for businesses and IT service providers. The Avast Business security portfolio makes it easy and affordable to secure, manage, and monitor complex networks.

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Cyber security advice to protect your business

Article: Why layered security is stronger security

Did you know that 62% of cyberattacks target small and mid-sized businesses? One of the best ways to prevent a breach is to stay prepared with multiple layers of cybersecurity. LCCI Smarter Cities Principal Partner Avast Business has laid out some important layers of security to get you started in our business magazine.

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Article: Protecting your business from cyber attacks

Increasingly sophisticated cybercrime and warfare techniques do not discriminate between large or small companies. Ensure you know how to protect yourself in today’s connected world by following The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) five-step guidance.

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Join London Chamber of Commerce and Industry 

From innovative SMEs to global corporations, becoming a member of the Chamber provides businesses with a wealth of opportunities across London. Raise your profile at our premier B2B events. Grow your network through facilitated introductions or connect with like-minded professionals through our free app.

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