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Securing Our Nation’s Most Critical Assets: OT – IT Best Practices

Streaming on Thursday, September 9, 2021 – 11 AM – noon EDT

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Our Nation’s critical infrastructure sectors are dominating today’s headlines, and for good reason. It is the cars we drive, the energy we consume, the water we drink, the food we eat. As our world continues to evolve into a connected network of networks, understanding how cyber, physical, and network security can mitigate risk across critical infrastructure is increasingly important.

Join Rick Peters, Chief Information Security Officer, Operational Technology North America at FortinetDr. David Manz, Cybersecurity Group Leader and Principal Cyber Security Scientist within the National Security Directorate at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and Pete Tseronis at Dots and Bridges as they address Energy Sector transformation.

Securing critical infrastructure via Automation, Analytics, and Asset Integrity

Sept. 16 | 11:00 am

With the potential risk of outages within your data center, purposeful disruption is an even greater threat. It is now becoming increasingly important to protect vital business processes that run through our data centers.

Listen in on this session where 3 US Federal technology experts discuss the impact of increased connectivity, focusing on:

  • Data center strategies for IT/OT cyber resilience
  • Managing risk intelligently in a world that is ubiquitously connected
  • Leveraging automation, e.g., A.I./ML, to inform resilient workloads


  • Charlie Harry, PhD | Director of Operations, Maryland Global Initiative for Cybersecurity (MaGIC) | Univ. of MD
  • Tony Vicinelly | Chief Technology Officer, Federal | Nlyte Software
  • Pete Tseronis | CEO of Dots and Bridges LLC and Former CTO of the U.S. Department of Energy | Moderator