Case Study: National Grid-Moving Towards a Digitised Substation

PHILIP TONKIN, GLOBAL HEAD OF CYBER OPERATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AT NATIONAL GRID

PHILIP TONKIN, GLOBAL HEAD OF CYBER OPERATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AT NATIONAL GRID

Cyber Senate welcomes National Grid Head of Cyber Operational Technology to the 6th annual ICS USA conference and the 6th Annual ICS Europe conference. In Florida September 24/25, Mr Tonkin will be addressing how the US National Grid is moving towards a digitised substation. Make sure you do not miss this highly anticipated presentation on how they believe their vision will ensure safety, reliability, affordability and future system flexibility.

Philip will be diving deeper in the OT Security and Architecture challenges and requirements to help the National Grid to fulfil their vision.

PHILIP TONKIN, GLOBAL HEAD OF CYBER OPERATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AT NATIONAL GRID



Cyber Senate Welcomes Trend Micro as Headline Sponsors

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Xcel Energy join Industrial Control Cybersecurity USA conference in Florida Sept 24/25th 2019

The Cyber Senate are pleased to announce Xcel Energy will be joining the 6th annual Industrial Control Cybersecurity USA conference in Celebration Florida on September 24/25th 2019.

STEVE BROWN, VICE PRESIDENT, ENTERPRISE SECURITY SERVICES AND CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER, XCEL ENERGY

Steve Brown, Vice President Enterprise Security Services and Chief Security Officer, Xcel Energy

Steve Brown, Vice President Enterprise Security Services and Chief Security Officer, Xcel Energy

Steve Brown is the Vice President, Enterprise Security Services and Chief Security Officer of Xcel Energy. He is responsible for all aspects of the company’s Cyber Security, Physical Security, Enterprise Continuity, Strategy Performance, and Security Governance & Risk Programs. A seasoned information security executive, Steve has over 35 years of industry and military experience in the field of security. Prior to Xcel Energy, he was the Vice President & Deputy CISO at Hewlett Packard, responsible for global security operations. He spent 13 years with Wells Fargo as the Senior Vice President of Information Management and Enterprise Information Security Operations. He started his career in the US Navy, where he spent 20 years in technical and leadership positions in Information Warfare, Signals Intelligence and Network Operations. Steve currently is on the Board of Directors of the Global Resilience Federation and Midwest Reliability Organization Security Advisory Council. He previously sat on the Board of Directors for Information Technology Information Sharing Analysis Center (IT-ISAC), the Board of Directors of the Financial Services ISAC (FS-ISAC), and as the co-chair of the Minnesota CSO Summit. Steve has a Bachelor of Science in Information Management from the University of Maryland and an Executive MBA from the University of Michigan. 

Welcoming Schneider Electric and Andrew Kling

The Cyber Senate are pleased to announce Andrew Kling will be joining us in Celebration Florida for the 6th annual Industrial Control Cybersecurity USA conference September 24/25th.

Mr Kling supported the Cyber Senate in 2018 and delivered a brilliant presentation on Level 0 and Level 1 Devices. We look forward to hearing his presentation this year and having him on board as a panellist. More information to follow, ensure you check back!

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Andy has over thirty-five years of software development experience. He has worked in the Industrial Control Systems (ICS) development organization at Schneider Electric since 2001. Andy has ushered the Schneider Electric Process Automation Development team to the first in the world ISA Secure - Secure Development Lifecycle Assurance certification at multiple development sites, on three different continents. Andy actively participates in developing world-leading cybersecurity standards such as ISA/IEC 62443. In this responsibility Andy is chartered with improving the Secure Development Lifecycle adoption, ensuring that cybersecurity is part of every product produced.