The NCCoE will host TTI/Vanguard members for sector roundtables and demos as part of their 2016 Cybersecurity Conference from noon to 4 p.m. on September 28. TTI/Vanguard’s visit will include demos of example solutions in the areas of health IT, energy, financial services, and IoT, as well as roundtables led by NCCoE experts on health IT, energy, financial services, retail/consumer, and transportation sectors to provide a solutions-oriented deep dive into the issues facing that sector.
The Global Identity Summit provides an immersive environment where identity professionals from the federal government, private sector and academia can dedicate three days to strategic planning, information sharing, needs analysis, collaboration and relationship building. The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence will join NIST and the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace as an exhibitor.
NCCoe Director of Operations Tim McBride will speak on the panel "Predictive Security: The Best Offense Is A Good Defense" at the 2016 Cybersecurity Brainstorm on September 13 from 9:15am-10:00am at the Newseum in Washington, DC. The panel will address several questions, including: Is government moving effectively towards predictive security approaches that can improve both compliance and defense? What role does the evolving CDM program play when it comes to using Information Security Continuous Monitoring (ISCM) data for effective security? Where do security intelligence and cognitive capabilities play into this challenge? How can clarification of defensive and offensive cybersecurity approaches help? Is there a silver bullet to help agencies meet both requirements?
Brian Barrios will speak at Rock Stars of Cybersecurity/Threats and Counter Measures at the EMP Museum in Seattle, W.A. on September 13, 2016. In his session "Should Organizations Share Threat Intel to Avoid the Next Cybergeddon?" he will discuss the risks and benefits of sharing, whether legislation is necessary to drive improvement against cyber attacks, and whether sharing will actually mitigate a cybergeddon. The conference will feature cybersecurity authorities from leading companies delivering case studies and actionable advice that for attendees to immediately put to use.
NCCoE Computer Scientist Gavin O’Brien will speak at the Mid-Atlantic Healthcare IT Security Leaders Summit on “Securing the Healthcare Sector at the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence” on August 24 at 2pm. Hosted by infoLock Technologies, the summit brings together security leaders and executives from healthcare systems in the eastern United States for facilitated discussion and idea sharing regarding some of the most pressing information security issues facing the healthc
NCCoE Senior Cybersecurity Engineer Jim McCarthy will host the workshop "Remaining Ahead of the Curve: Applying the NIST/NCCoE Energy Sector Practice Guides to the Cyber Security Challenges of the Oil & Gas Industry" at the 4th Annual Cyber Security for Oil & Gas Summit on June 27 at 2:30pm.
NCCoE cybersecurity engineer Joshua Franklin will be speaking at the Public Safety Communications Research Conference on June 7th and 8th. This three-day meeting will bring together representatives from public safety, Federal agencies, industry, and academia. The meeting will highlight critical issues related to public safety broadband communications and the deployment of a nationwide public safety network. The conference will be held from June 7-9 at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego, CA.
NCCoE senior security engineer Jim McCarthy will be presenting a webinar on Identity and Access Management in conjunction with the energy sector build team collaborator AlertEnterprise on June 7 from 1pm to 2pm ET. In this session hear directly from industry as well as the nation’s leading research organization about techniques they have been developed to extend identity information beyond the traditional purview of IT by including physical access and OT (operational Technology) access to deliver a more holistic view of security.