Utility Cyber Security Forum

06 - 07 Oct 2021 New Date Reminder
TechNexus, Chicago, USA
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"Real-World Cyber Security Strategies for N. America Utilities"
Utility Cyber Security Forum will cover topics like Implementing digital security in a utility environment, Adapting cybersecurity to OT environments, Bridging the IT / OT divide, Protecting substations and distribution and transmission infrastructure from cyber attacks, etc.


  • Cyber security as it relates to reliability and system safety
  • Designing defense-in-depth networking strategies
  • Hands-on, half-day workshop on cyber security defense for utility SCADA and control systems


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (General)

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Paid Ticket Starts from 895 USD View Details

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5 Exhibitors Estimated Count

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IT & Technology


Oct 2021
+2 more editions

Frequency Annual
Next edition likely in Oct 2022

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Wed, 06 Oct 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Session
Opening Address
Curley Henry
Curley Henry Executive Director, Cybersecurity Strategy an..
Wed, 06 Oct 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Keynote
Ransomware and the Importance of ZeroTrust in Today's Public and Private Sectors
We have went from Denial of Services attacks to Phishing attacks to now Ransomware. This presentation will discuss what ransomeware is, how...continue reading
Dr. Barry West
Dr. Barry West Founder and CEO
Wed, 06 Oct 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Networking
Networking Coffee Break
Wed, 06 Oct 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Roundtable
Utility Roundtable: Cybersecurity Challenges and Directions Forward
Charles Salas
Charles Salas Manager, Real-Time Systems Security Engineeri..
Ahmed Mousa
Ahmed Mousa Utility of the Future (UOF) Manager Electric..
Wed, 06 Oct 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Lunch
Lunch Break
Wed, 06 Oct 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM Session
Cyber Security Components of Blockchain Applications in Energy and Utilities
This session covers the cyber security components of blockchain applications in energy and utilities. This effort is sponsored by IEEE Bloc...continue reading
Ramesh Reddi
Ramesh Reddi Senior Cyber Security Advisor Protect Our Pow..
Annable Lee
Annable Lee Chief Cybersecurity Specialist Nevermore Secu..
Wed, 06 Oct 02:30 PM - 03:00 PM Networking
Networking Coffee Break
Wed, 06 Oct 03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Session
Network Compliance Automation: How to Streamline the Firewall Audit Process
Robin Berthier
Robin Berthier Co-Founder and CEO Network Perception
Wed, 06 Oct 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Keynote
White Hack Hacking: Key Strategies and Lessons Learned for Utilities
Christopher Thompson
Christopher Thompson Solutions Architect
Wed, 06 Oct 04:30 PM - 05:00 PM Session
Securing the Digital Grid
Christopher Blauvelt
Christopher Blauvelt Global Enablement Engineer - Operational Tech..
Wed, 06 Oct 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM Networking
Networking Drink Reception
Thu, 07 Oct 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM Keynote
Security of ML and AI Applications in Energy and Utilities
Thu, 07 Oct 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Break
Networking Coffee Break
Thu, 07 Oct 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Keynote
Cybersecure Substation Networks - How to protect modern substations against cyber-attacks?
This presentation will begin with an evaluation of electrical utility substation cyber-attack vectors that arise throughout the substation'...continue reading
Steel McCreery
Steel McCreery Application Engineer, Power Utility Communica..
Thu, 07 Oct 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Keynote
Risk Is Business Risk: Why Device and Supply Chain Integrity Are Key to Utility Cyber Security
With IoT devices connected directly to operational environments, attack surfaces are ballooning while potential impacts of cyberattacks cou...continue reading
Baksheesh Singh Ghuman
Baksheesh Singh Ghuman Global Sr. Director of Product Marketing & St..
Thu, 07 Oct 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Lunch
Lunch Break
Thu, 07 Oct 01:00 PM - 01:30 PM Keynote
Protect, Detect and Respond: Securing the Smart Grid
Are we ready for cyber-attack on the low voltage grid? We might have protection in place, but can we detect and respond to attack? As the s...continue reading
Emil Gurevitch
Emil Gurevitch Senior Security Architect
Thu, 07 Oct 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM Workshop
Power System and Cyber Security Simulation Workshop

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