The Northern Information Governance Forum

The Northern Information Governance Forum is a not for profit organisation based in the North of England which provides a community for discussion of Information Governance and Cyber Security related issues. We run meetings and workshops on a regular basis which are designed to enable sharing of information and networking opportunities for all attendees regardless of business type.

What we do


We hold regular free events across the North of England with different Data Protection and Cyber Security topics.


Our regular events provide the perfect forum for IG professionals to meet and discuss the latest challenges.


We maintain a growing list of Information Governance resources available free of charge to our delegates.


We bring together community news from a variety of sources for our delegates' convenience.

Upcoming Events

30th Jan

Accountability - Wigan Event

The Northern Information Governance Forum (NIGF) welcomes Information Governance and IT professionals to our second event. This event has...

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Latest News

17th Oct

A well attended NIGF launch event

On October 3rd, 2019 Information Governance and IT professionals from the North East, North West of...

29th Jul

Can you volunteer as an NIGF committee member or event

The Northern Information Governance Forum is a not for profit organisation based in the North of...

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Our sponsors

NIGF provides regular free events to its delegates through the support of its sponsors, listed below. If you are interested in sponsoring NIGF, or one of its events, get in touch.

Evolve North is a specialist IT Security and Information Governance consultancy based in the North of England, working in both public and private sectors across the UK and overseas.

NewcastleGateshead Initiative is a profit for purpose, public:private partnership organisation whose mission is to inspire people to visit, live, learn, work, and invest in NewcastleGateshead and the wider NE.

Online Systems are a telecoms provider based in Cumbria with offices in Scotland and the North East. Their coverage is national and for over 25 years they've been on hand to design, implement and support Telecoms and IT solutions.

Got something to talk about, resources to share or want to host an event?

We welcome contributions from our delegates, whether it's as guest speakers for our events, sharing useful resources or documents, or even a blog post. If you have something you think our delegates would be interested in, use the button below to get in touch!

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